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Business News Archive - February 18, 2011

BASEL, Switzerland, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Syngenta announced that the 2010 Annual Report on Form 20-F has been filed with the U.S.

JOHANNESBURG, February 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today announced net earnings excluding gains and losses on foreign exchange, non- recurring items and share of gain or loss of associates after royalties and taxation for the December 2010 quarter of R1,475 million compared with earnings of R1,016 million and R1,022 million in the September 2010 and December 2009 quarters respectively.

DALLAS, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Large crowds are expected at the 21st annual Dallas RV SUPERSALE at Dallas Market Hall, Thurs. Feb. 24 through Sun. Feb. 27. This year's show features all the newest models, the top RV accessories and daily seminars from respected RV professionals.

MOSCOW, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ford and Sollers plan to launch a 50:50-owned joint venture in RussiaThe proposed joint venture called Ford Sollers will manufacture and distribute Ford vehicles in the countryJoint venture will include Ford and Sollers local production facilities in the St.

ESSEN, Germany, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Elster Group SE (NYSE: ELT) today announced results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010.

RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Progress Energy (NYSE: PGN) announced full-year GAAP earnings of $856 million, or $2.95 per share, compared with GAAP earnings of $757 million, or $2.71 per share, for the same period last year.

HOUSTON, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ultra Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: UPL) announces the following Webcast to discuss its fourth quarter and full year 2010 financial and operating results: Ultra Petroleum Corp.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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