Business News Archive - November 17, 2009

SHANGHAI, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Precision Steel, Inc.

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Ritar Power Corp.

LONDON, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Emission & Power Solutions, Plc ("EPS", "the Company"), a clean tech company, announced today that it received patent approval for its potentiometric sensor in Japan.

ABU DHABI, UAE, November 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Over two hundred regional and global industry experts are expected to gather at IQPC's groundbreaking Bridges Middle East conference on 22-24 November 2010. Eng. Jaber Ali R.

LONDON, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The nascent European marine energy industry is still weathering storms unleashed by the global economic crisis. This market was particularly hard hit by the recession because it relied so heavily on venture capital and private equity investment.

HSINCHU, Taiwan, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) announced today that its Solar Frisbee Roof project at the Taipei European School is ready to be launched.

LONDON, November 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Andy Harrison, CEO of easyJet, said the airline has posted a "good set of results" as it delivered profits of GBP43.7m, in line with expectations. In a video interview on http://www.cantos.com, Mr Harrison said this made easyJet one of the few European airlines to make a profit this year. Despite economic headwinds Harrison said easyJet had been able to weather the storm due to the strength of its network. "We offer the best prices to the most convenient airports.

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today launched a sale for travel to all the airline's destinations with fares starting as low as $39*.

Franconia, N.H., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This holiday season, Garnet Hill continues its tradition of social advocacy by partnering with Heifer International, an organization dedicated to ending world hunger.

SILVER SPRING, Md., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The holidays can often turn into a stressful season of rushing around, desperately searching for bargains, and consuming too much.

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