Business News Archive - March 14, 2010

DALIAN, China, March 14 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Fushi Copperweld, Inc., (the "Company" or "Fushi") (Nasdaq: FSIN), the leading global manufacturer and innovator of copper-clad bimetallic wire used in a variety of telecommunication, utility, transportation and other electrical applications, today announced that management will present at the upcoming ROTH Capital OC Growth Stock Conference on Monday, March 15, 2010 at 2:30pm Pacific Time, 5:30pm Eastern Time.

HONG KONG, March 14 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CNOOC Limited (the "Company" or "CNOOC Ltd.") (NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 0883) announces today that the Company proposes to form a 50%/50% joint venture with Bridas Energy Holdings Ltd ("BEH") in Bridas Corporation ("Bridas" or the "JVCo") for a consideration of approximately USD3.1 billion in cash.

ROCKVILLE, Md., March 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers from the J.

EVERETT, Wash., March 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) has added the fourth 787 Dreamliner to its flight-test fleet with the completion of the first flight of ZA003. The airplane departed Paine Field in Everett, Wash., at 10:55 a.m. (Pacific time) and landed at 2:01 p.m.

HOUSTON, March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes (NYSE: BHI) and BJ Services (NYSE: BJS) announced today that while they have received all the necessary approvals from foreign jurisdictions required to close the BJ Services merger, they have not to date received the required approval from the Antitrust Division of the U.S.

Word of the Day
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]