Business News Archive - May 11, 2009

Q1 net income increased 45.2% to $14.5 million; Q1 total revenues increased 44.0% to $99.9 million with record Products Segment revenues of $37.3 million. RENO, Nev., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) today announced financial results for the first quarter 2009.

HADERA, Israel, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hadera Paper Ltd. (AMEX:AIP) (the "Company" or "Hadera Paper") today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2009.

LONDON, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Increased competition and the global economic crisis have cast clouds upon the Western European solar energy market. Falling polysilicon and solar module prices have the potential to cement China's role as a solar manufacturing hub.

TORONTO, and CHENNAI, India, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Dalton Pharma Services and ProCitius Research jointly announce a strategic alliance created to provide clients with contract chemistry services of exceptional value.

Frost & Sullivan's Web Conference on Global Business Aviation Aftermarket Trends and Opportunities for Suppliers LONDON, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Following unprecedented growth in the last 5 years, Business Aviation is now facing harsh market conditions with aftermarket suppliers holding back investment until recovery.

LONDON, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 60 percent of European consumers are extremely interested in location-based vehicle-centric services like eCall, bCall, stolen vehicle tracking and real-time traffic information.

BIRMINGHAM, England, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- - The Two-tiered Project Also Involves Implementing Situator at Larnaka International Airport, now Under Construction Orsus(R), the pioneer and innovator in the field of Situation Management, a comprehensive and unique approach that coordinates the interaction between people, alerting sources and responses, announced it has partnered with Israeli-based systems integrator Orad to implement Situator at two airports in the Republic of Cyprus, Paphos and Larnaka International Airports. The two-part project was awarded to Orad by Bouygues Construction, one of the world's leaders in building, civil engineering, electrical contracting and maintenance, operating in over eighty countries.

ALLEN PARK, Mich., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DIAS Holding, Inc.

Affordable, quality wine now available in re-sealable and portable containers SAN FRANCISCO, May 11 /PRNewswire/ -- It is time to think outside the bottle, and coincidentally, inside the pak.

BARRIE, Ontario, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Winning Brands Corporation (Pink Sheets: WNBD) (Frankfurt: WMU.F), manufacturer and marketer of eco-responsible cleaning solutions, including North America's popular Winning Colours Stain Remover, announced today that it has retained E & E Communications, Laguna Hills, California, to assist in developing formal investor and public relations arrangements. "We are very proud of all that we have achieved at Winning Brands, which became public in 2006.

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”).