Business News Archive - March 12, 2009

HOUSTON, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE-Alt: END) (LSE: ENDV) today reported net income to common stockholders for 2008 increased to $45.7 million or $0.32 per diluted share as compared to a loss of $60.3 million or $0.49 per diluted share in 2007.

LONDON, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Inmarsat plc (LSE: ISAT), the leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, today reported consolidated financial results for the year ended 31 December 2008. These consolidated results for Inmarsat plc include the financial results of CIP UK Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries, including Stratos Global Corporation ("CIP") for the year ended 31 December 2008.

THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announced today that Mr Maarten van den Bergh will be retiring as Non-Executive Director at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on 19 May 2009.

THE HAGUE, Netherlands, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Royal Dutch Shell (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) plc today announced the appointment with effect from 1 May 2009 of Mr.

Awards Honor Top New-Car Brands Based on KBB Market Research Consumer Perception Data IRVINE, Calif., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new- and used-car information, today announces the winners of the 2009 Brand Image Awards.

PARIS and BARCELONA, March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- "The economic crisis has put transportation at the crossroads: We urgently need to address the prioritisation of investment serving the most productive activities and notably international trade in goods and services", said Jack Short, Secretary General of the International Transport Forum (ITF), at the EIB Forum in Barcelona on Thursday, warning that "in the present crisis, efficiency and profitability of infrastructure investments are crucial for the future of transportation".

HOUSTON, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc.

BEIJING, March 12 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- General Steel Holdings, Inc. ("General Steel" or the "Company") (NYSE: GSI), one of China's leading non-state-owned producers of steel products and aggregators of domestic steel companies, today announced that Ms.

ORLANDO, Fla., March 12 /PRNewswire/ -- 4CS, Inc., a leading provider of Service Customer Lifecycle Management (SLM) solutions, is pleased to announce its newest product set, Service Suite. "We have been working hard to build our product solutions into a cohesive suite that brings new value to our customers," said Ashok Kartham, CEO of 4CS.

DENVER, March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Double Eagle Petroleum Co. (Nasdaq: DBLE) today reported record financial results for the full-year 2008.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).