Business News Archive - November 30, 2009

DUBAI, UAE, November 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Seawings, the only seaplane tour operator in the Middle East, announces its 2009 Festive Season Promotions. From November 22nd to December 5th 2009 Seawings passengers can benefit from a buy-one-get-one-free flight experience on all Silver and Pearl flights from Jebel Ali Golf Resort and Spa. From the 6th of December to the 31st of December Seawings Passengers have a choice of two festive Promotions.

STOCKHOLM, November 30 /PRNewswire/ -- On Monday the 16th of November, the Swedish National Council for Nuclear Waste held a seminar on copper corrosion, where international experts were given the opportunity to pose questions regarding the alleged mechanisms of copper corrosion in an oxygen-free environment that have been discussed recently. The seminar dealt with two main issues: one was the need for a better understanding of the scientific basis for the alleged findings regarding copper corrosion in an oxygen-free environment.

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Affinity Gold Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: AFYG) ("Affinity" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has obtained financing of $500,000 through two separate loan agreements to the Company.

LONDON, November 30 /PRNewswire/ -- New research from Ricoh (http://www.ricoh-europe.com/) shows that Europe's business leaders are unnecessarily missing opportunities to reduce environmental impacts and drive efficiencies through document governance.

HUDSON, Colo., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magnum D'Or Resources, Inc.

TEL AVIV, Israel, November 30 /PRNewswire/ -- - The new Solution Dramatically Shortens Driver Development and Deployment Time for any Brand Test Equipment QualiSystems Ltd today unveiled the revolutionary TestShell Driver Builder, the latest addition to its award-winning TestShell Suite of enterprise end-to-end test automation solutions (http://tiny.cc/testshell). TestShell Driver Builder (http://tiny.cc/driverbuilder) is a code-free hardware interface editor for fast, simple and standardized development of drivers including driver collections ("libraries").

SUGAR LAND, Texas, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE Amex: HDY) announced today the appointment of William A. Young as Executive Vice President for Commercial Affairs.

FREDERICIA, Denmark, Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Inbicon A/S today announced the signing of a multi-party Memo of Understanding to pursue the licensing, development, and construction of a biomass refinery in North Dakota. Inbicon's new collaborators are Otoka Energy, a U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'