Business News Archive - December 09, 2008

MUMBAI, India, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan research indicates that the total homeland security spending in the Indian market under all the eight major threat domains will amount to an estimated total of $9.7 billion by 2016.

MUMBAI, India, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan, a global growth partnership company, on the eve of its recently held Manufacturing Summit, hosted the India Manufacturing Excellence Awards (IMEA) 2008, at The Leela Palace, Bangalore.

PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- When preparing one's home for the holidays, it's fun to focus on decorating the tree and whipping up festive meals.

BEIJING, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Huaneng Power International, Inc.

HOUSTON, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Hart Energy Consulting just released their Annual Crude, Refining and Clean Transportation Fuels Outlook to 2030 and projects global petroleum demand to increase by 40% by 2030.

WILTON, Conn., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Startech Environmental Corp.

Amex: BQI CALGARY, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Oilsands Quest Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.