Business News Archive - April 03, 2011

EVERETT, Wash., April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) delivered Qatar Airways its 25th 777 at a ceremony on April 1.

ATLANTA, April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation presented 23 awards recognizing the best of preservation in Georgia during its 34th annual Preservation Awards ceremony in Macon on April 1. The Hardman Farm in Sautee, Ga.

DUBAI, UAE, April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As GCC countries approach their stiflingly hot summer months, the matter of cooling people, places and businesses will be at the forefront of everybody's mind.

PHILADELPHIA, April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Rhone Resch, president and CEO of the Solar Energy Industries Association ® (SEIA®) today addressed the PV America Conference 2011 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia to welcome solar professionals from around the country. Mr.

DALLAS, April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today provided several updates related to the ongoing inspections of a subset of its Boeing 737 fleet: In cooperation with Boeing, an additional inspection program was set up for a subset of the Southwest 737-300.

SAVANNAH, Ga., April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. today identified the four employees killed in the crash of a Gulfstream G650 during flight testing in Roswell, N.M.

HONG KONG, April 3, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Minmetals Resources Limited (HKSE: 1208) announced today that it intends to make an all cash offer to acquire Equinox Minerals Limited for approximately C$6.3 billion (the "Offer").

As part of National Work Zone Awareness Week, AAA encourages motorists to plan ahead, slow down and stay alert in work zone areas WASHINGTON, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While roadway workers face obvious risks to their safety, nearly 85 percent of those killed in work zone crashes are drivers or their passengers, not the roadway workers.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'