Business News Archive - February 16, 2010

All amounts are in US dollars unless otherwise noted. The Q3 2010 Management Discussion & Analysis has been appended to this release. For the Q3 2010 Financial Statements, please see the Company's website, www.firsturanium.com under "Investor Centre / Interim Reports". TORONTO and JOHANNESBURG, Feb.

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Siirtec NIGI S.p.A.

LONDON, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The European luminaire market is long established and mature. However, recent developments have shaken the sedentary growth rate of the market, with a construction boom in early-2000s swiftly followed by a construction slump and prolonged economic downturn.

LONDON, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2009, the World Bank increased its lending for large hydropower projects, at a time when investment fell in many other sectors.

OTCBB:PKPL FRANKFURT: 3P2 VANCOUVER, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Park Place Energy Corp.

LYON, France, February 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluestar Silicones is launching a new line of TCS 7560 and TCS 7561 Silbione(R) products designed for the elastic band market for lingerie and medical applications (support stockings and medical equipment).

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Top 10 Family Cars for 2010 today were named by the expert editors from Kelley Blue Book, www.kbb.com, the leading provider of new car and used car information.

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.