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
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]