Business News Archive - April 25, 2010

DUBAI, UAE, April 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Ageing North African oil, gas and petrochemical infrastructures means that major decisions and investments are required in order to repair, rehabilitate and extend the working life of existing facilities. Asset integrity is therefore increasingly important for the region's industry in order to improve operations and profitability.

WASHINGTON, April 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from We Can Lead, a coalition of 200 business leaders in 30-targeted states on the news of the postponement of the Kerry, Graham, and Lieberman bill introduction: "We commend Senators Kerry, Graham and Lieberman for the months of work in building a bipartisan coalition inside and outside the Congress to pass comprehensive energy and climate legislation.

ALTON, Va., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Heading into the season-opening weekend at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR), Ryan Ellis' previous best SCCA Pro Racing Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup finish was seventh, which he earned last year at Mosport International Raceway.

ORLANDO, Fla., April 25 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2011 Hino 268 and Peterbilt Model 384 were named today as winners of the American Truck Dealers (ATD) Commercial Truck of the Year for 2010. "We are honored to be the first recipient of the ATD medium duty Commercial Truck of the Year award," said Sumio Fukaya, president and CEO of Hino Motors Sales U.S.A., Inc.

HOUSTON, April 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Northern Offshore, Ltd.

WASHINGTON, April 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Our grandchildren will blame us if we destroy the remarkable planet that we inherited," warned renowned climate scientist James Hansen today at the 40th anniversary celebration of Earth Day on the National Mall in Washington, DC. Dr.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).