Business News Archive - October 08, 2010

LONDON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Exceptional performances were recognised at Frost & Sullivan's prestigious Excellence in Best Practices Awards Banquet held at the Sofitel Brussels Europe, yesterday evening.

SHANGHAI, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd. ("Solarfun" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: SOLF), a vertically integrated manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic ("PV") cells and modules in China, today announced the launch of its new E-Star line of PV modules.

Tokyo, Oct 7, 2010 - (JCN Newswire) - Sony Corporation today announced the commercialization of two new "Exmor R(TM)" back-illuminated CMOS image sensors with dramatically improved photographic performance including significantly high sensitivity and low noise.

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hub Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: HUBG), one of the nation's leading freight transportation management companies, received the Quest for Quality Award in the Intermodal Marketing category from Logistics Management magazine.

DERIDDER, La., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AMERISAFE, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMSF), a specialty provider of high hazard workers' compensation insurance, announced today that it will release its 2010 third quarter financial results on Thursday, November 4, 2010 after the market closes.

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- ProGreen Properties, Inc. (ProGreen), (OTC Bulletin Board: PGEI) www.progreenproperties.com, is pleased to announce the launching of the website of its wholly owned subsidiary, ProGreen Realty LLC (Realty), www.progreenrealty.com.

NANJING, China, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ET Solar Group Corp ("ET Solar"), a Nanjing-based photovoltaic ("PV") systems integrator and vertically integrated manufacturer of PV products, announced grid connection of a 1.15 Mega Watt PV project equipped with ET Solar modules in the United States.

GAINESVILLE, Texas, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Wind Energy Services Company (WES) announced today that effective October 01, 2010 the company's base of operations will be relocated to Gainesville, TX.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]