Business News Archive - December 23, 2008

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, December 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (NYSE, JSE, DIFX: GFI) today updated its operational guidance for Q2 F2009. Group attributable production for Q2 F2009 is expected to be approximately 840,000 ounces, which is in line with the guidance published on 29 October 2008. Group cash costs and Notional Cash Expenditure are expected to be lower than the guidance published on 29 October 2008 due to favourable exchange rate movements against the South African Rand and the Australian Dollar relative to those provided in the guidance.

PLEASANTON, Calif., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- J.E. Dunn Construction Co., with the help of P1 Group, Inc.

EAST HANOVER, N.J., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Comverge, Inc.

Substantial Module Assembly Cost Savings Expected. Geographic Proximity to Sales Provides Natural Hedge and Significant Reduction in Working Capital Costs. BURNABY, BC, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Day4 Energy Inc.

SUNRISE, Fla., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 18, 2008, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued a new Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) poster based on revisions published in November 2008.

Slumping sales have drastically shifted Toyota Motor Corp.'s plans for U.S. production, leaving workers wondering when layoffs will start, observers said. Even Toyota, considered a decisive planner, cannot escape the simple math as U.S.

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Monsanto Company (NYSE: MON) today announced it will issue the company's financial results for its fiscal 2009 first quarter on Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, prior to market open. Monsanto additionally will hold a conference call that day at 8:30 a.m.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.