Business News Archive - July 02, 2010

SINGAPORE, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), wishes to announce that all the resolutions as set out in its Notice of Annual General Meeting dated June 1, 2010 were duly passed at its Annual General Meeting held today. About China Yuchai International China Yuchai International Limited, through its subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited ("GYMCL"), engages in the manufacture, assembly, and sale of a wide array of light-duty, medium-sized and heavy-duty diesel engines for construction equipment, trucks, buses, and cars in China.

BEIJING, July 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- On June 27, 2010, the Second Annual General Assembly on China Brands and Communications, together with the Top Brands Contributors Awarding Ceremony was held in Beijing.

AUSTIN, TX, July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - AGR Tools, Inc. (OTCBB-AGRT) ("AGR") is pleased to update its shareholders on the growth of the stocking dealership network of AGR's wholly owned subsidiary, AGR Stone & Tools USA, Inc. ("AGR USA").

THE HAGUE, July 2, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At the 2010 Annual General Meeting of Royal Dutch Shell plc (NYSE: RDS.A)(NYSE: RDS.B) (the "Company"), shareholders approved a resolution authorising the Directors to offer ordinary shareholders (excluding any shareholder holding shares as treasury shares) the right to choose to receive extra ordinary shares instead of some or all of the cash dividend or dividends which may be declared or paid at any time after the date of that meeting and prior to May 18, 2015 (the "Scrip Dividend Scheme").

HOUSTON, July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- PATTERSON-UTI ENERGY, INC. (Nasdaq: PTEN) today reported that for the month of June 2010, the Company had an average of 163 drilling rigs operating, including 160 rigs in the United States and 3 rigs in Canada.

DEARBORN, Mich., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The new 2011 Ford Edge is the official vehicle of 2010 U.S.

Construction Set to Begin in August VANCOUVER, July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - (All figures in US dollars except where noted) Northgate Minerals Corporation ("Northgate") (TSX: NGX, NYSE Amex: NXG) is pleased to announce that it has received notice from the Ontario Ministry of Northern Development, Mines and Forestry ("MNDMF") of acceptance of the Closure Plan for the Young-Davidson Mining Project.

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AutoNation, Inc.

NFB, Virginia Tech, and Grand-Am Form Historic Partnership to Advance Innovative Technology DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind (NFB) and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, College of Engineering (Virginia Tech) announced today that they have partnered to demonstrate the first street vehicle equipped with technology allowing a blind person to drive independently.

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  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
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