Business News Archive - January 31, 2010

NEW YORK, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Jones Apparel Group, Inc. (NYSE: JNY) today announced the appointment of Richard Dickson to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer - Branded Businesses of Jones Apparel Group, Inc., effective February 8, 2010.

SINGAPORE, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The turmoil surrounding the aviation industry is finally expected to calm and prepare itself to soar once again. The past two years have been a tremendous challenge to the industry and all its stakeholders.

SINGAPORE, Jan. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2010 Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Aerospace & Defense Awards continues to showcase highly commendable line-up of recipients for the third consecutive year.

SINGAPORE , Feb. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Singapore Airshow -- It will be next to impossible to miss Goodrich Corporation's (NYSE: GR) exhibit at the 2010 Singapore Airshow; just look for the building with a giant nacelle sticking out of the front wall.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.