Business News Archive - July 27, 2010

HONG KONG, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Results Highlights: Financial Highlights (HKD '000) FY2009/10 FY2008/09 Change Revenue 1,398,168 1,033,199 35% Gross profit 586,562 320,769 83% Profit from operation 632,945 395,164 60% Net profit 444,703 228,674 94% Profit attributable to owners of the Company 301,571 115,037 162% Basic earnings per share (HK cents) 23.31 9.39 148% Final dividend per share (HK cents) 5 3 67% China Water Affairs Group Limited ("China Water Affairs" or the "Company," stock code: 00855.HK), one of the leading integrated water services operators in China, today announced the audited annual results of the Company and its subsidiaries (the "Group") for the twelve m

JIASHAN, China, July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- ReneSola Ltd ("ReneSola" or the "Company") (NYSE: SOL) (AIM: SOLA), a leading global manufacturer of solar wafers, today announced that on July 27, 2010 it posted a circular to Shareholders, including notice of its annual general meeting (the "AGM") which will be held at 1:00 p.m.

LONDON, July 27, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a video interview with financial broadcaster http://www.cantos.com, BP Chairman Carl-Henric Svanberg discusses the appointment of its new CEO Bob Dudley, as Tony Hayward steps down. The interview and transcript are available now on http://www.cantos.com/company/BP. Cantos.com, the online financial broadcaster, features in-depth interviews, documentaries and webcasts with senior company executives.

SHANGHAI, July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solarfun Power Holdings Co., Ltd.

GREENVILLE, S.C., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- CAV International, Inc., a US Government outsourcing contractor with expertise in airfield services & logistics, announces that the United States Transportation Command (USTRANSCOM) has awarded CAV various airport operations in new multi-year contracts for Air Terminal and Ground Handling Services across 10 countries in Central and South America.

IRVINE, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a recent Kelley Blue Book http://www.kbb.com study among new car shoppers(1), driving comfort was the second most important factor when buying a new car, just behind reliability.

LONDON, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Europcar, the European leader in car hire, continues to show the way in customer experience by adding to its series of innovative products, such as weDeliver and its recently released iPhone App, with the introduction of state-of-the-art touch-screen technology at its Heathrow Terminal 5 station.

NORTHVILLE, Mich., July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Amerigon Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARGN), a leader in developing products based on advanced thermoelectric (TE) technologies for a wide range of global markets and applications, will report its financial results for the second quarter and six months ended June 30, 2010, at 6:00 a.m.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.