Business News Archive - April 29, 2008

Yuma Exploration and Production Company has announced oil and gas discovery in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana in West Black Bay area. The Rapala Well produced at a rate of 531 barrels of oil equivalent per day and one million cubic feet per day.

Centrica Energy (CE), the division responsible for managing all upstream assets within Centrica PLC, the FTSE 100 energy company, has implemented Endur, OpenLink's (www.olf.com) market-leading energy trading and risk management (ETRM) system in a delivery partnership with The Structure Group.

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the Snack - Confectionery industry is available in its catalogue.

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.