Business News Archive - October 01, 2009
MOLINE, Ill., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The United Auto Workers and Deere & Company (NYSE: DE) announced today that negotiators have reached a tentative agreement on terms of a new six-year contract covering approximately 9,500 employees and 17,000 retirees.
ST. LOUIS, Oct. 1, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ACI) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Rio Tinto's Jacobs Ranch mine for a purchase price of approximately $764 million, which includes an estimate for working capital adjustments.
TULSA, Okla., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Natural Energy Corporation ("ANEC") (TSX Venture: ANR.U) announced it has completed the repurchase of the outstanding 8% Secured Debenture debt and accrued interest totaling $3.7 million previously announced on July 23, 2009.
JOHANNESBURG, October 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today confirmed that production and costs for Q1 F2010 is in line with the guidance provided on 6 August 2009.
LONDON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The global electric vehicles (EV) market is expected to revolutionise the automotive industry, ushering in a plethora of new technologies, innovative business models, and new entrants.
LAFAYETTE, La., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PetroQuest Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PQ) announced today that the Company's bank group has completed its semi-annual re-determination of its borrowing base under its credit facility.
LONDON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- With billions already overspent on defence purchases and major budget cuts looming on the horizon, the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) must urgently reassess its defence capabilities.
LUFKIN, Texas, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lufkin Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: LUFK) today announced that it will release its third quarter 2009 financial results before the market opens on Wednesday, October 14.
781.5 MW project spans nearly 100,000 acres CHICAGO, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, E.ON Climate and Renewables (EC&R) announced the completion of the world's largest wind farm near Roscoe, Texas.
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