Business News Archive - April 07, 2010

ST. LOUIS, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-Aldrich® (Nasdaq: SIAL) announced today that it has signed an agreement with New Mexico Highlands University through its licensee, Highlands Stable Isotope Corp.

HONG KONG, April 7 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China's exports are recovering from the impact of the global financial crisis, according to a survey of 551 China exporters by Global Sources (Nasdaq: GSOL) (http://www.globalsources.com ). Sixty-four percent of the suppliers interviewed said their overseas sales have seen some recovery, while 8 percent claim strong recovery.

BRUSSELS, Belgium, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Renault-Nissan Alliance and Daimler AG today announced a broad strategic cooperation that will enable both groups to already realize benefits quickly from a range of concrete projects as well as sharing of best practices.

LAS VEGAS, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Las Vegas Railway Express, Inc. ("X" Train), (OTC Bulletin Board: XTRN) is pleased to announce the appointment of Hunter Capital Group, LLC as its Financial Advisor for the development of the X Train.

DUSSELDORF, Germany, April 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Representative office in Moscow opened - New support base intensifies marketing and sales - Russia's pharma market growing dynamically Gerresheimer AG has set up a sales office in Moscow.

NEW YORK, April 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The longer you plan on keeping a vehicle, the more vital it is to have regular oil and filter changes on your car's maintenance schedule.

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Greenbrier Companies (NYSE: GBX) today reported results for its fiscal second quarter ended February 28, 2010. Second Quarter Highlights Financial Highlights: Revenues for the second quarter of 2010 were $200.0 million, down from $287.1 million in the prior year's second quarter.The Company's net loss for the quarter was $4.8 million, or $0.28 per diluted share, compared to a net loss of $7.5 million, or $0.45 per diluted share, in the prior year's second quarter.(1)Net loss for the quarter includes noncash charges of $1.3 million, net of tax, or $0.08 per diluted share, for warrant amortization expense and amortization of convertible debt discount.

PARIS and BRUSSELS, April 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Special report, 28 pages, available in English, French, and Spanish Undergoing important transformation, North Africa constitutes a major challenge for the European Union.

LUFKIN, Texas, April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lufkin Industries, Inc.

HENDERSON, Nev., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magnum D'Or Resources, Inc.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'