Business News Archive - May 10, 2011

PARIS, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Saint-Gobain Sekurit, the third largest manufacturer of automotive glass in China, announced the construction of its second Chinese automotive glass plant in the Shandong province of Qingdao, close to the Group's flat glass production site (float). This investment of approximately EUR50million will be implemented in three phases between now and 2014.

ORLANDO, Fla., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was awarded a contract to provide the Instrumented Ranges / Digital Range Training System (IR/DRTS) by the U.S. Army's Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation.

DULUTH, Ga., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ChildCare Education Institute (CCEI), a nationally accredited and IACET approved distance training institution dedicated exclusively to the child care industry, is proud to announce the addition of a new course, The Eco-Friendly Child Care Center, Part 2: Environmental Education and Sustainability. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101207/MM13548LOGO ) This new course promotes education and sustainability within early child care settings.

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Additional equipment is being produced for the U.S.

DALIAN, China, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Industrial Waste Management, Inc. (OTCBB: CIWT) ("China Industrial Waste Management" or the "Company"), a leading environmental services and solutions provider in China, today announced that the Company will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m.

DANYANG, China, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Lihua International, Inc.

MIDLAND, Texas, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of April 2011. Basic's well servicing rig count remained constant at 412 as of April 30, 2011.

DENVER, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) ("Newmont" or the "Company") announced that a definitive agreement was signed on Friday, May 6, 2011 between its subsidiary and an agency of the Indonesian Government's Ministry of Finance for the sale and purchase of the final 7% divestiture stake in PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara ("PTNNT"), as required under the terms of PTNNT's Contract of Work with the Indonesian Government.

DENVER, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC) today reported a net loss for the 2011 first quarter of $19.9 million, or $0.43 per share, compared with net loss for the 2010 first quarter of $20.9 million, or $0.45 per share.

DUNMORE, Alberta, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Weddingstar, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of personalized wedding decorations, accessories, and favors will showcase a variety of new and exclusive trend-setting products for 2011 at the National Stationery Show.

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