Business News Archive - October 13, 2010

NIEUWEGEIN, The Netherlands, October 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ms M.H. Schultz van Haegen-Maas Geesteranus has been nominated for appointment as Minister for Infrastructure and Environment. In view of this nomination, Ms M.H.

BERLIN, October 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - International Competition for Agricultural Production Land is Rising Dramatically The food situation in poor countries continues to deteriorate.

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Financial Times/Harris poll in the U.S. and the five largest European countries finds strong public support for increasing some renewable energy sources, particularly wind farms, provided that they are not asked to pay much more for it.

LONDON, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Market Publishers Ltd and Global Sources signed partnership agreement for quality market research promotion on Internet. MarketPublishers.com is now authorized to distribute and sell research reports by Global Sources. In her comments on the agreement, Mrs.

LONDON, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Market Publishers Ltd informs that new in-demand power market outlooks for various countries authored by GlobalData have been added to its catalogue. Venezuela Power Market Outlook to 2030.

COVINGTON, La., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE: HOS) announced today that it will release its third quarter 2010 financial results at approximately 6:00 a.m. Eastern on Thursday, November 4, 2010.

325+ items will be sold on auction day - including a complete dispersal of 265+ items for Michigan-based Oselka Construction SOUTH BEND, IN, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ - Ritchie Bros.

HAIFA, Israel, October 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: ESLT) announced today that its wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC, was awarded a 5-year, $68 million Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) contract from the U.S.

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