Business News Archive - March 16, 2009

LONDON, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- UK Ports operator Forth Ports announced Preliminary Results today.

European plastic injection molded parts manufacturer to produce components for North American market. TUCSON, Ariz., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- AKT Altmarker Kunststoff-Technik GmbH of Gardelegen, Germany has signed a contract with The Offshore Group of Tucson, Arizona for the provision of outsourced manufacturing support, or "shelter" services in Saltillo, Mexico.

HOUSTON, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Far East Energy Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: FEEC) announced the formation of a strategic alliance with Arrow Energy International Pte Ltd.

Program Will Help Healthcare Facilities Reduce Environmental Footprint ARLINGTON, Va., March 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Practice Greenhealth today announced a partnership with Johnson & Johnson to launch a sustainability research and training program within the U.S. health care sector.

HOUSTON, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts, a leading global energy information provider, today confirmed it will launch a major new crude oil price assessment to capture the representative value of crude oil in the U.S.

NEW YORK, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Natural Gas, Inc.

Brett Goodwin and Jim Flatley to play central roles in defining Verdiem product and partner development strategies SEATTLE, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Verdiem, a leading provider of enterprise PC power management software solutions, today announced Brett Goodwin as Vice President of Marketing and Jim Flatley as Vice President of Worldwide Sales.

SAN FRANCISCO, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- World solar photovoltaic (PV) market installations reached a record high of 5.95 gigawatts (GW) in 2008, representing growth of 110% over the previous year, says the annual PV market report issued today by Solarbuzz LLC, a San Francisco-based solar energy consultancy.

TORONTO, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Sino-Forest Corporation ("Sino-Forest") (TSX:TRE) announced its fourth quarter and annual 2008 financial results today. All amounts in this release are expressed in U.S.

HTL heavy oil focus established in 2008: Tamarack in Canada and Pungarayacu in Ecuador Discussions and due diligence under way with potential strategic partners VANCOUVER, March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Ivanhoe Energy Inc.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
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