Business News Archive - April 07, 2009

TEL AVIV, Israel, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: EMITF) ("EI" or the "Company") Announced Today the Following Developments in its Legal Proceedings: Following motions filed by the defendants, the District Court of Tel Aviv has partially dismissed without prejudice plaintiff's motion to certify a purported claim as a class action, in the framework of Civil Case #3000/99. The said claim was filed in September 1999 by a shareholder in Elscint Ltd. ("Elscint") against Elscint, the Company, Elbit Holdings, Elron Electronic Industries Ltd.

PARIS, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Etam's swimsuit collection for Summer 09 is a modern interpretation of the eternal feminine. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/etam/37703/ All of the different silhouettes and necklines are included in this summer's collection: from the modest Italian-style bikini to the draped glamour of the femme fatale.

HOUSTON, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the international rig count for March 2009 was 1,012, down 8 from the 1,020 counted in February 2009, and down 42 from the 1,054 counted in March 2008.

LONDON, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2008 Frost & Sullivan Global Plastics in Medical Devices Customer Value Enhancement Award is presented to LyondellBasell Industries. The award recognises LyondellBasell's status as a one-stop-shop for its customers in the global medical devices market.

Beauty & Wellness Tips to Manage the Most 'Taxing' Day of the Year NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Those pesky tax deductions, itemizations and regulations stressing you out? Dreading the arrival of the April 15th filing frenzy? Aveda can help restore balance to your personal budget -- and your Chakras -- with some fabulous complimentary and eco-friendly wellness tips. 1.

BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd.

Carrier Will Operate Eight Daily Nonstop Flights From New York Beginning June 2009 DALLAS, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Start spreading the news, Southwest Airlines is starting in June! Southwest Airlines will be touching down in the Big Apple on June 28, 2009.

Edu-Safe's Judy Brunner and Dennis Lewis note Columbine wasn't the first and probably won't be the last school tragedy resulting from violence.

ORANGE, Calif., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- United Fuel & Energy Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: UFEN), a leading distributor of gasoline, diesel, propane and lubricant products to customers in the southwestern and south central U.S.

HOUSTON, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Endeavour International Corporation (NYSE-Alt: END) (LSE: ENDV) today announced that the Cygnus 44/12a-4 appraisal well in the Southern Gas Basin in the North Sea has further extended the productive area of the Cygnus field by confirming the presence of recoverable gas reserves in a third fault block.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.