Business News Archive - January 08, 2008

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c78691) has announced the addition of "Indian Food, Beverages and Tobacco Market Forecast till 2011" to their offering.

By Clouser, Gary Nevada continues to tempt and frustrate oil producers. Fool's gold or untapped riches? Casinos aren't the only places in Nevada where risk-takers are hoping to beat the odds and strike it rich.

By Ben Winslow, Stephen Speckman and Pat Reavy Deseret Morning News Poor weather conditions may have forced a bus to detour from its normal route before it rolled several times near Mexican Hat, San Juan County, killing nine people and injuring 20 others. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c78628) has announced the addition of "China Solar Energy Industry Research and Forecast, 2008-2010 (Executive Summary)" to their offering.

Saudi Arabian Airlines and Sabre Airline Solutions signed four separate agreements for advanced technology business solutions in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia during a gala ceremony today that will help the airline deliver outstanding service to its passengers.

Energy Future Holdings (EFH) announced today that John F. Young will be the first CEO of the Dallas-based energy holding company. EFH was formerly known as TXU Corp. before its acquisition by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., Texas Pacific Group, Goldman Sachs and other investors last October.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.