Business News Archive - November 20, 2009

XINYU CITY, China and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LDK Solar Co., Ltd.

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Trimble (Nasdaq: TRMB) introduced today the AgGPS® EZ-Office® 2010 software suite of products designed to help farmers easily map and manage field data, providing seamless field-to-office information management.

MCLEAN, Va., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc.

IRVING, Texas, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: EFJI) announced today that its 3e Technologies International (3eTI) subsidiary has received a $3.1M contract from the U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA).

SEATTLE, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Alaska Airlines today announced it again successfully completed the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) and has been renewed on the IOSA Registry.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Fishing for Energy, the innovative partnership that provides a cost-free solution for fishermen to dispose of old fishing gear and turns it into renewable energy has expanded to Virginia.

HAYWARD, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco Business Times has named Peter Sortwell, President and CEO of Arborwell Professional Tree Management, as one of the Bay Area's Most Admired CEOs in a Small Business.

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sasol (JSE: SOL; NYSE: SSL) released its annual Sustainable Development Report ("The report") today, Friday, 20 November 2009.

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