Business News Archive - September 10, 2010

MALMESBURY, England, September 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Trelleborg Marine Systems, the world's leading supplier of fendering, mooring and berthing systems, has demonstrated its commitment to the Japanese market by bringing Japan-based Trelleborg distributor, TMS Japan, into the Trelleborg Group. The acquisition will see Trelleborg extend its service offering in Japan, adding its smart docking and mooring systems to the range of fender systems currently offered by TMS Japan. Richard Hepworth, managing director, Trelleborg Marine Systems, commented: "The Japanese market is a very quality-driven market, which complements the Trelleborg ethos and our consistent commitment for continued product development and high-quality customer service. "We have experienced increasing demand for Trelleborg fenders in Japan and the acquisition will enable us to better serve this market, enabling access to a broader range of Trelleborg solutions and our global technical support team."

HONG KONG, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The Board of Directors (the "Board") of CNOOC Limited ("the Company", NYSE: CEO, HKEx: 883) announces today that Mr. Zhong Hua will succeed Mr. Yang Hua as new Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") of the Company.

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Bonnie Addario of The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation and Dr.

CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Orbitz.com (www.orbitz.com) today announced its annual Fall Hotel Sale, giving travelers up to 40 percent off of select hotels and $500 off future travel for thousands of hotels worldwide(1).

FUQING CITY, China, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Clean Energy Inc.

NEW YORK and SHANDONG, China, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Gulf Resources, Inc.

WALNUT, Calif., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunvalley Solar, Inc.

RADNOR, Pa., Sept. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced that proxy advisory firms PROXY Governance, Inc.

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.'