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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
abactinal
  • Pertaining to the surface or end opposite to the mouth in a radiate animal.
The word 'abactinal' comes from a Greek root meaning 'ray' and a Latin prefix meaning 'away'.
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