Business News Archive - July 21, 2009

MUMBAI, India, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Growth in purchase power, non-availability of clean potable water, and the introduction of innovative, affordable chemical/resin-based products have given the Indian point-of-use (POU) water treatment systems market a significant boost.

MUMBAI, India, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Telematics and Navigations systems are finally seeing the light of the day after being in obscurity for years as they are beginning to make a mark in the passenger vehicles market.

CHICAGO, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cobra Electronics (Nasdaq: COBR) today announced a partnership with ProMiles(R) Software Development Corporation, in association with TruckDown Info International, Inc., in the development of a new navigation system specifically for the professional driver.

CDMdata, a Kelley Blue Book Company, Launches Dealer Solution for Effectively Competing in MarketplaceIRVINE, Calif., July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- CDMdata, Inc., a Kelley Blue Book company, today announces its all-new Market Pricing tool, available through AutoOffice(R), CDMdata's Web-based automotive management tool.

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- International Quality and Productivity Center (IQPC), the global provider of tailored, industry-driven conferences, will be addressing the strategies on the development of effective collaborative relationships between military and the defence industry at the Defence Partnering and Alliances Middle East 2009; an exclusive a four day summit, with a two day conference, one day of interactive workshops and an exclusive site visit to the shipyards of Abu Dhabi Ship Building. The region's only Defence Partnering and Alliances Middle East 2009 event will be held from 11 October to 14 October 2009 at the Armed Forces Officer's Club in Abu Dhabi with the participation of regional and global experts.

HOUSTON, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Purvin & Gertz releases a new study titled Rationalization of Refining Capacity.

LONDON, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Europe's aging population has led to a rise in the number of registrations and diagnoses of respiratory diseases.

VANCOUVER, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (TSX.V - CVV) ("CanAlaska" or the "Company") has commenced the summer drill program at the Fond du Lac Project.

BEIJING, July 21 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- VisionChina Media Inc. ("VisionChina" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: VISN), one of China's largest digital television advertising networks on mass transportation systems, today announced that it will report its financial results for the second quarter of 2009, after the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.