Business News Archive - October 26, 2009

ABU DHABI, UAE, October 26 /PRNewswire/ -- A brand new conference designed to offer strategies and solutions for ship owners and operators, coast guards, navies and governments to tackle the worrying rise in maritime piracy and crimes at sea, will be held between the 6th-8th December 2009 in Dubai. Developed in collaboration with the commercial shipping industry and the region's coast guards and navies, Counter-Piracy and Ship Security 2009 will be a forum for the entire maritime community to come together and debate the issues, whilst not losing sight of the fact that it is practical solutions that can actually be implemented, which are really needed by the region's shipping industry. Recognising that it is critical for the community to continually exchange intelligence and best practices to tackle the problems, Counter-Piracy and Ship Security 2009 will offer case studies and analyses from shipping operators who will share their experiences and strategies to mitigate the ec

TORONTO, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Duluth Metals Limited ("Duluth") (TSX: DM) (TSX:DM.U) today announces a 101 million tonne expansion in Indicated Resources of the Nokomis Deposit.

LONDON, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan estimates that the rapidly developing economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC), will reach their collective peak by 2050, overtaking current economic leaders to emerge as the world's richest nations.

Recognized for Excellence in Building Community Support and Infrastructure for Safe Walking and Bicycling to School WASHINGTON and CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Center for Safe Routes to School announces Ben W.

DENVER, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE Amex: KOG) today announced that it is commencing an offering of up to 10,000,000 shares of its common stock in a public offering. KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc.

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- SolarVisionaries.Org (SVO) is looking to put the solar industry on the map.

SPOKANE, Wash., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gold Crest Mines, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GCMN) would like to take this opportunity to provide an update on its mineral properties. Gold Crest Mines is a junior mining exploration company focused on exploration for gold in the State of Alaska.

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