Business News Archive - September 24, 2009
MILAN, September 24 /PRNewswire/ -- - James Nolan, 20, Great Britain With the Design "Odette and Odile" is the Winner of International Lingerie Design Award Picture is available via EPA (European Pressphoto Agency) and can be downloaded free of charge at: http://www.presseportal.de/pm/56445/?keygroup=bild On the opening night of the 2009 Milan Fashion Week, fashion design students from 28 countries and regions around the world presented their lingerie showpieces at the grand final of the Triumph Inspiration Award '09 in a fabulous catwalk show in the famous design museum, La Triennale.
ROSH HA'AYIN, Israel, September 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BVR Systems (1998) Ltd.
PARIS, September 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- To support SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT's strategy, its Chief Executive Officer, Jean-Louis Chaussade, announces a strengthened management team. "These appointments across our European and international activities as well as our central functions are representative of our Group's drive to achieve balanced growth and to work continuously for sustainable development and innovation," says Jean-Louis Chaussade. Bernard Guirkinger is appointed Senior Executive Vice President of SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT, in charge of the business coordination for the water activities, R&D and Sustainable Development.
FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Sewell Automotive Companies has kicked off a new green building program with Fort Worth's first-ever structure earning Gold-level LEED(R) (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
SINGAPORE, September 24 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS pricing, the world's leading price reporting service for the global chemical industry, has launched a new weekly price report for Asian polyethylene (PE) pipe grade resins covering China and Southeast Asia. The release of the new report follows the successful launch of a similar report, Polyethylene Pipe Grade Middle East/South Asia report, last month. The Asia PE pipe grade price report adds much-needed clarity for industry players to underpin commercial contracts and to support key business decisions in this volatile market. The report covers two industry-grade high density polyethylene (HDPE)-based pipe resins: natural and black compounded PE80 & PE100 grades. Price assessments include CFR China and CFR Southeast Asia, as well as insightful news and commentary. "China currently fronts the demand surge, accounting for 30% of new global demand, with the majority of imports coming from the Middle East and Korea.
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BROOKLYN, N.Y., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the hard hits suffered by consumers in the car insurance industry, AutoQuoteNow.com recently launched expansion plans for its insurance section. Researchers for the website have successfully isolated the costs entailed in insuring cars.
OVERLAND PARK, Kan., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. (NYSE: FGP), one of the nation's largest propane retailers, announced today the acquisition of Vanson LLC, which serves approximately 29,000 customers in Michigan, Indiana and Illinois. Vanson, based in St.