Business News Archive - March 26, 2008

United Energy Petroleum Services has announced that Petrotrin-Trinmar, the Trinidad-based oil company, following its initial success in treating oil wells with United's KX-100 well treatment product, has ordered an additional shipment to treat more of its wells.

Bill Me Later, Inc. today announced that Continental Airlines is offering customers that pay with Bill Me Later $20 off the total price of their airfare.

Two-wheeler manufacturers Bajaj, Hero Honda and Kinetic are into discussions with Energtek, a provider of absorbed natural gas products, for technology that would enable two-wheelers to run on gas instead of petrol, reported the Economic Times.

ST. GEORGE, Utah, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. , is pleased to announce new United Express service between San Francisco and two new Oregon destinations -- Klamath Falls and North Bend, beginning July 7, 2008.

NEW YORK, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Stock Exchange(R) (Amex(R)) today listed the common stock of Northern Oil & Gas, Inc. under the ticker symbol NOG. Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. is an exploration and production company based in Wayzata, Minnesota.

China-AsiaStocks.com, an investor and industry portal China-Asia sector within Investorideas.com, reports on China's growing appetite for luxury goods from fashion, to cars, to jewelry and how both China's domestic and established well-known foreign brands are meeting the increasing demands.

The personal computer industry is facing a shortage in supply of laptop batteries, according to Dell Inc.

Word of the Day
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.