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Business News Archive - October 15, 2010

KOBE, Japan, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- FUJITSU TEN LIMITED and Columbia College Chicago are co-hosting the "ECLIPSE Master Class" at the College's Conaway Center on Friday, October 29, 2010. This event will feature a performance by award-winning jazz vocalist/pianist Peter Eldridge.

OTTAWA, Canada, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Ireland, CEO of Next Alternative, Inc. (N4H.F), is pleased to announce that he has recently promoted Peter Law to President of Next Alternative's United States Operations. Law had been serving as Vice President, U.S.

SHANGHAI, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP), a leading travel service provider of hotel accommodations, airline tickets, packaged tours and corporate travel management in China, will announce its third quarter 2010 results on Tuesday, November 2, 2010, U.S.

CLEMMONS, N.C., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sheffield Financial, a division of BB&T Financial, FSB, which is a subsidiary of BB&T Corporation (NYSE: BBT), has signed a five-year installment financing contract with Polaris Industries, Inc.

HOUSTON, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bristow Group Inc.

BOSTON, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cabot Corporation (NYSE: CBT) announced today that it will release operating results for the fourth quarter and full year of fiscal 2010 on Tuesday, October 26, 2010 after the market closes.

CHICAGO, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Boca Chica is a quiet village on Panama's Pacific coast and a favorite launch point for sport fishermen casting off into the rich waters of the Gulf of Chiriqui, an emerging adventure travel destination.

ATLANTA, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- TRX, Inc. (www.trx.com) (Pink Sheets: TRXI), a world-leading provider of travel technology, process automation, consulting and data services, will participate in the Fall CASMA Conference in Budapest, Hungary, October 17 - 21, 2010.

Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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