Business News Archive - April 13, 2010

DUBAI, April 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Charter International is seeing the signs of a steady global recovery in the executive jet aviation business as ten delegates from one of the world's leading high end design houses went on a two day tour of the Middle East on board a chartered luxury heavy jet executive aircraft. BMW and Mercedes Benz Limousines were the chosen forms ground transportation as no expense was spared for these guests.

LONDON, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Innovative developments in the European stationary fuel cell market are shaping an optimistic future for the industry. There is a growing interest in many European countries to adopt this "zero-emission" technology across various applications.

SEATTLE, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) today announced that TUI Travel PLC, the world's leading leisure travel company, is the launch customer for GoldCare. The agreement to support the airline's Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet covers 13 airplanes currently on order by TUI.

LONDON, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of today's rapidly changing competitive landscape, Frost & Sullivan recognises the need for companies to build a solid vision and strategy to drive growth.

RICHMOND, Va., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), a global leader in fluid-handling solutions for critical applications, today announced that Arne Forslund has been promoted to the newly-created position of Senior Vice President - Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia effective immediately.

LOS ANGELES, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cavitation Technologies, Inc.

TEMPE, Ariz., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hague Corporation today announced it has changed its name to "Quantum Materials Corporation" to better reflect its nanotechnology business.

ORLANDO, Fla., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AirTran Airways, a subsidiary of AirTran Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AAI), today launched a sale for travel to all of the airline's destinations with special low fares.

VANCOUVER, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - CanAlaska Uranium Ltd. (CVV - TSX.V) (the "Company") is pleased to report preliminary information from the winter drill program at the Cree East project ("Project"). The Project is located in the southwestern region of the Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan.

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Union Drilling, Inc. (Nasdaq: UDRL) announced today that it will release its 2010 first quarter results after the market closes on Tuesday, May 4, 2010.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.