Business News Archive - February 09, 2010

VANCOUVER, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Western Coal Corp. (TSX: WTN, WTN.DB & WTN.WT and AIM: WTN) ("Western" or the "Company") announces its operating results for the three and nine month period ended December 31, 2009.

SINGAPORE, February 9 /PRNewswire/ -- ICIS, a global chemical market intelligence and news service, has appointed petrochemical industry veteran Larry Tan as Data & Analytics Manager, effective 1 February. Larry Tan will be working for ICIS on a part time basis.

TEL AVIV, Israel, February 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (NASDAQ: EMITF) ("Elbit") announced today that its subsidiary, Elbit Plaza USA, L.P. ("Elbit Plaza USA") a real estate investment venture jointly formed by Elbit and its subsidiary, Plaza Centers N.V.

MONTCLAIR, Calif., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Shoddy carrying cases often are the reason weaponry for U.S. military and law enforcement personnel are lost, stolen or damaged. Substandard gear harms the mission to stop terrorism.

GEDERA, Israel, February 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- TAT Technologies Ltd.

TOKYO, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today issued the following response Japan Airlines' (JAL) alliance decision. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO ) "Delta is well positioned as the No. 1 carrier between the U.S. and Asia.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.