Business News Archive - February 11, 2010

Interstate 78 Remains Closed in Both Directions HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Interstates 81, 83 and PA 581 have reopened, Governor Edward G. Rendell said.

LONDON, February 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Power and propulsion systems company Rolls-Royce unveiled its 2009 preliminary results highlighting a record GBP58 billion order book, growing revenues and profits. The company also announced a 5% rise in the dividend. In an interview on http://www.cantos.com, Chief Executive Sir John Rose said that the company expected 2010 revenues, underlying profit and average cash balances to be broadly similar to 2009, adding that Rolls-Royce had "considerable advantages" in accessing faster growing markets that are still investing in transport and infrastructure. He also gave a longer-term outlook where he looked forward to the company doubling its revenues again over the next decade. The interview is free to view.

LONDON, February 11 /PRNewswire/ -- - World Gold Council Research Paper Demonstrates Important Applications in Development Using Gold Nanoparticles World Gold Council (WGC) has today published 'Gold for Good: Gold and nanotechnology in the age of innovation', a research paper detailing new scientific and technological innovations using gold.

CHANGZHOU, China, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Recently, Hoerbiger International Group (Hoerbiger) formally funded and established its second enterprise in the Changzhou High-tech Zone -- Hoerbiger Transmission Technology (Changzhou) Ltd.

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The 10 Newest Car Crushes today were named by the expert editors from Kelley Blue Book, www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new car and used car information.

NEW YORK, February 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Casey Corp.

Interstate 78 Remains Closed in Both Directions; Most Speed and Truck Restrictions Lifted HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three Philadelphia area interstates and the interstate between Reading and Morgantown have reopened, Governor Edward G.

COVINGTON, La., Who Dat Nation, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. (NYSE: HOS) announced today results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009.

HAMBURG, Germany, Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Pratt & Whitney announced that it has reached an agreement with Nayak Aircraft Services GmbH & Co. KG that expands the EcoPower® engine wash service network in Europe. Pratt & Whitney is a division of United Technologies Corp.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).