Business News Archive - March 10, 2011

FRANKFURT/Main, Germany, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Terra Resources, PLC, a London, UK based independent oil and gas company listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "T31" ("Terra Resources") announced expansion of its board, appointing Ambassador Jacques Berniere and Professor Bernard Reich as new directors. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110310/LA62184LOGO) Principal of the French consultancy firm, JSB Opportunities, Jacques Berniere served as Ambassador and Diplomatic Advisor to the French government for over 35 years.

MOLINE, Ill., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Deere & Company announced today it plans to double the manufacturing space at its Domodedovo production facility near Moscow and establish its own leasing company in Russia for the sale of agriculture, construction and forestry machinery.

NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The WNA Nuclear Energy Index(SM) (TICKER: WNAI) will add one constituent, effective 6:00 PM (EST) Sunday, March 20, 2011, changing the number of index components to 66.

LONDON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HaloIPT, the leading provider of wireless charging technology for electric vehicles, has won the CleanEquity Monaco award for 'Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology Research'.

XI'AN, China, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Integrated Energy, Inc.

LONDON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc (the "Company") (NYSE: RDS.A; NYSE: RDS.B)announces that Mr Wim Kok, Non-executive Director since 2003 and Chairman of the Corporate and Social Responsibility Committee and member of the Nomination and Succession Committee, has elected to retire from the Board at the 2011 Annual General Meeting scheduled to be held on May 17, 2011. Mr Hans Wijers, Non-executive Director since 2009 and Chairman of the Remuneration Committee will, if re-elected as a Non-executive Director at the 2011 Annual General Meeting, succeed Mr Kok as a member of the Nomination and Succession Committee. Mr Charles O.

LONDON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Board of Royal Dutch Shell plc (the "Company") (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) announces its intention to propose to the 2011 Annual General Meeting that Linda Gillespie Stuntz be elected a Non-executive Director of the Company with effect from June 1, 2011.

SHANGHAI, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Real Estate Information Corporation ("CRIC" or the "Company") (Nasdaq: CRIC), a leading provider of real estate information, consulting and online services in China, today announced its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2010. Fourth Quarter 2010 Highlights Total revenues for the fourth quarter increased 51% year-over-year to $62.4 million, exceeding the high end of the Company's guidance range of $56 million to $58 million.

IRVINE, Calif., March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the latest Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com Market Intelligence Brand Watch(TM) study, Ford is back on top as the most-considered auto brand among new-car shoppers.

SHENZHEN, China, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China BAK Battery, Inc.

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