Business News Archive - July 26, 2010

TOKYO, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Over 100,000 KomyMirrors have been delivered since 1997, giving service to airlines and other customers. There has not been a single claim from any customer! Komy Co., Ltd. is the sole manufacturer of flat, wide-angle ultralight mirrors in the world.

FOX ISLAND, Wash., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Black Hawk Exploration, Inc.

PARIS, July 26, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Maurel & Prom (operator 100%) announces that its wholly-owned Colombian subsidiary has encountered a heavy oil bearing reservoir in the Sabanero permit, which was signed on August 2007 with the National Hydrocarbon Agency of Colombia ("ANH").

NEW YORK, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The human rights group Stop Islamization of America (SIOA) today called on the FBI and Virginia's Tidewater Joint Terrorism Task Force to resist efforts by an Islamic supremacist hate group to intimidate state and federal law enforcement officers and dictate how they are to be trained about the Islamic jihad threat.

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The revival of the global economy, following the economic crisis in 2008 and 2009, has led to a rebound in the demand for minerals and natural resources from Southern Africa.

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- When summer heat is at its stickiest, homeowners punch the "down" arrow on the thermostat, hoping to cool off the stuffy upstairs bedrooms.

PRAGUE, Czech Republic, July 26, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - IBA Group, a Global IT Service Provider of 2,500 IT And Business Professionals, Established an Office in Astana, the Capital of Kazakhstan On July 1, 2010, a representative office of IBA Group in the Republic of Kazakhstan was legally registered.

MILAN, July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The VisLab Intercontinental Autonomous Challenge (VIAC), an epic 13,000km journey from Parma, Italy to Shanghai, China using unmanned, solar energy powered vehicles, aims to showcase the benefits of green transport.

ONTARIO, Canada, July 26 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Canadian Solar (Nasdaq: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, today announced the opening of its Italian sales office in Rome.

BOULDER, Colo., July 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In an exclusive relationship with Whole Foods Market (Nasdaq: WFMI), Earth Balance, a leading producer of natural spreads and nut butters, today announced the launch of its new line of organic and Non-GMO Project-verified soymilk - an industry first - available in Whole Foods Market stores nationwide as it enters into the marketplace.

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'