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Business News Archive - February 24, 2010

ARNHEM, The Netherlands, February 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ARCADIS (EURONEXT: ARCAD), the international consultancy, design, engineering and management services company, announced today that a joint venture of Malcolm Pirnie and its partner PIKA has been awarded a Worldwide Environmental Services (WERS) contract by the U.S Army Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville.

BEIJING, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Sino Gas International Holdings, Inc. ("the Company") (OTC Bulletin Board: SGAS), announced today that Mr. Yong Li was appointed a director and a member of the audit committee on February 22, 2010. Mr.

DUBAI, February 24, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The HSSE in Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals Summit 2010, which will be held from 25 - 29 April at Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi is proud to announce two brand new distinguished speakers to join the expert speaker faculty including, Ahmed Khalil, HSE Manager, Bahrain Petroleum Company (BAPCO) and Wayne Harris, HSE Director, Qatar Project Management; Board Director, World Safety Organization; CEO, ISQEM. The summit, which is sponsored by Velosi, endorsed by ASSE MEC and supported by the British Safety Council, WSO and ISQEM is already playing host to a plethora of renowned health, safety, security and environment experts from regional operating companies including ADMA OPCO, Qatar Petroleum, BG OMAN, Halliburton, Kuwait Oil Company, RasGas Co.

VANCOUVER, Canada, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd.

SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- A private wine tasting event this week will help benefit Wine to Water. Chef Michael Flores will donate his time by catering the wine tasting event, which anticipates up to 100 guests in attendance.

LAFAYETTE, La., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PetroQuest Energy, Inc.

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bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
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