Business News Archive - October 10, 2008

By Stephen Foley; Sean O'Grady CITIGROUP ABANDONED its government-backed takeover of rival US bank Wachovia last night, ceding control of the tottering institution to Wells Fargo, a smaller bank which made a private bid for the company late last week.

Research and Markets Laura Wood, Senior Manager press@researchandmarkets.com Fax from USA: 646-607-1907 Fax from rest of the world: +353-1-481-1716 Logo: http://www.researchandmarkets.com Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ 42de66/asiapacific_aviat) has announced the addition of the "Asia- Pacific Aviation Sectors : A Company and Industry Analysis (August 2008)" report to their offering.

With the heavy traffic heading up and down the A37 - and with a history of coal mining - the area around Clutton and Temple Cloud would not usually appear on those lists of 'places to visit before you die'.

By RICK WHITNEY I guess it has been more than 20 years now since I first made his acquaintance. Yes, it was 1985, and we were taking night classes at the University of Evansville. And we shared several similarities.

PERTH, AUSTRALIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 9, 2008) - THIS NEWS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE U.S. The September Q was another period with excellent progress in all areas of Western Areas (TSX:WSA)(ASX:WSA) many activities.

Orders for Corus steel from its Scunthorpe plant are holding firm. There is a Europe-wide slowdown in the industry. However, a spokeswoman for Corus said the situation in the town was different.

By From staff and wire reports Nov. 1 is the deadline for current and former state government employees to file claims for monetary damages they may be owed under a class-action settlement with the state. On Aug.

Enhanced Global Positioning Capabilities and Reduced Signals Interference Techniques are the Latest Technology Breakthroughs for MSV Mobile Satellite Ventures LP Tom Surface 703-390-1579 Mobile: 703-462-3837 tsurface@msvlp.com Mobile Satellite Ventures (MSV) today announced that it has been awarded multiple patents by the U.S.

Intelsat Nick Mitsis, +1 202-944-7044 nick.mitsis@intelsat.com or Office des Postes et Telecommunications de Polynesie Francaise Maui Sanford, +689 414500 maui.sanford@opt.pf Logo: http://www.intelsat.com Intelsat, Ltd., the world's leading provider of fixed satellite services, announced today that Office des Postes et Telecommunications of French Polynesia (OPT) signed a multi- transponder contract for capacity on Intelsat's new satellite, IS- 18.

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Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).