Business News Archive - March 16, 2008
By Gvirtzman, Zohar Zilberman, Ezra; Folkman, Yehoshua Abstract: Re-examination of the stratigraphic record in the continental margin of Israel indicates that the Levant passive margin was reactivated in the late Tertiary.
By Elliott Epstein Producers call it "black gold," consumers a "black hole."The soaring price of petroleum - now over $100 for a barrel of oil and headed towards $4 for a gallon of gasoline - has helped drag the U.S. and Maine's economy into a recession.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).