Business News Archive - September 01, 2009

MUMBAI, India, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- More than 700 booths have been contracted to exhibit at the 2nd annual China Sourcing Fairs ( http://www.chinasourcingfair.com ) in Mumbai, expanding the events' size 100% compared to last year.

LONDON, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan has conferred two prestigious awards on Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies (VWS).

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today launched a sale for travel to all the airline's destinations with fares starting as low as $39*.

MIDLAND, Mich., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW) has completed the sale of its interests in Total Raffinaderij Nederland N.V. (TRN) to Total S.A.

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Southern California Honda Dealers Association (SCHDA), and the Helpful Honda Guys and Girls in Blue, today announced the opening of the nomination period for the 2010 Honda Helpful Awards.

HOUSTON, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Chantal, the high-end kitchenware company with products made for healthy and environmentally-friendly cooking, announces its teakettle trade-in program in partnership with retailers across the U.S.

CHICAGO, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- TransUnion.com released today the results of its analysis of trends in the auto lending industry for the second quarter of 2009.

Word of the Day
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.