Business News Archive - November 24, 2010

BERLIN, November 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week the European Commission said: "The EU pays the price for its outdated and poorly interconnected energy infrastructure".

WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Legion teamwork and the generosity of a Connecticut-based non-profit organization are making this Thanksgiving a happier day for a great number of wounded warriors.

VANCOUVER, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd.

NEW YORK, Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- See video from Euro NCAP at: http://www.thenewsmarket.com/Releases/StoryDetailPage.aspx?GUID=818c8c95-63dd-4a2f-96d8-d210c8461a03&lr=ls# Euro NCAP releases the crash test results for fourteen cars, including the first Chinese-manufactured vehicle.

LUSAKA, Zambia, November 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- His Excellency, Mr. Rupiah Banda, President of the Republic of Zambia, yesterday launched the 2010/2011 agricultural planting season- promising to make more funds available to help Zambia's farmers. At the official opening ceremony at Mweetwa Farm in Mumbwa District, President Banda reflected on this year's biggest ever harvest, which saw 2.78 million tonnes of maize produced - a surplus of more than 1 million tones. In recognition of the huge efforts by Zambia's farmers to make this agricultural season the most successful in Zambia's history, President Banda pledged an increased budgetary allocation in the agriculture sector and the provision of K37 billion to build dams for irrigation and water supply to livestock. To reap the maximum benefit of this commitment the President emphasised the importance of exploring and investing in agricultural technologies which will not only improve productivity but also help preserve t

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas, November 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Dassault yesterday delivered the 100th Falcon 7X during a ceremony at its completion center in Little Rock, Arkansas.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.