Business News Archive - April 02, 2008

ABC-CA Fund Management Company, a joint venture between Agricultural Bank of China, Credit Agricole Asset Management and Aluminum Corporation of China, will begin its operations in China from April 16, 2008, reported XFN-Asia, quoting the company's spokeswoman.

AXMIN Inc. (TSX VENTURE: AXM) is pleased to report the results of the Bankable Feasibility Study ("Feasibility Study") for its Passendro Gold Project in the Central African Republic ("CAR").

Nevada Geothermal Power Inc. (NGP) (TSX VENTURE: NGP)(OTCBB: NGLPF) and Ormat Technologies Inc.'s (NYSE: ORA), subsidiary Ormat Nevada Inc.

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc (NYSE: CLF) today announced its Cliffs North American Coal, LLC subsidiary has declared force majeure on coal shipments from its Pinnacle Mine in Pineville, W. Va.

Barrick Gold Corporation (NYSE: ABX)(TSX: ABX) announced today that, with the April 30, 2008 deadline for submissions rapidly approaching for its innovative Unlock the Value challenge, participation in the program has exceeded expectations.

WILMINGTON, N.C., April 2, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Holdings Limited, LLC ("EHL") announced its senior management team today and reiterated its Western states strategy, with a particular focus upon the California market. EHL, G. William Eason and Karl W.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.