Business News Archive - April 08, 2010
ST. LOUIS, April 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sigma-AldrichÂ® (Nasdaq: SIAL) announced today it has entered into a distribution agreement with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharma GmbH & Co.
LAS CRUCES, N.M., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- A Dona Ana County jury today ruled in favor of Helena Chemical Company in its defamation suit against Arturo Uribe and awarded the company $75,000 in punitive damages based on 7 counts of defamation and injury to the company's reputation.
LONDON, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The fastest styrene demand growth is forecast in China, the Middle East, Central and Eastern Europe, and Central and South America.
LONDON, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- An updated market report "Perchloroethylene (PCE): 2010 World Market Outlook And Forecast" (http://marketpublishers.com/r/PA2844DBF94EN.html) has been recently issued by Market Publishers, Ltd.
LONDON, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) demand is growing by 3-5%/year, driven by Asia, particularly China, where growth is rated at 8-10%/year. World consumption is forecast to grow at an average annual rate of 3.3% during 2010-2013.
LONDON, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand on Paraxylene in Europe has been affected by the global downturn. The market ground to a standstill in late 2008 and production was reduced.
DUBAI, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Media are invited to join leaders in bridge engineering at the prestigious Bridges Middle East - Qatar Summit on 11 - 14 April 2010 at the Ritz-Carlton, Doha. Program will be opened by the event's chairman followed by a presentation by His Excellency Dr.
LONDON, April 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Notice of Results At 07.00 BST (08.00 CEST and 02.00 DST) on Wednesday 28 April, 2010 Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) will release its first quarter results and first quarter interim dividend announcement for 2010. These
HOUSTON, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE: BHI) announced today that the international rig count for March 2010 was 1,074, up 6 from the 1,068 counted in February 2010, and up 62 from the 1,012 counted in March 2009.
FERNDALE, Mich., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The danger of dramatic climate change underlines the need for each of us to find sensible ways we can contribute to keeping the planet healthy. One simple step is to say "NO" to unwanted junk mail.
- A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
- A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
- In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
- The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
- A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.