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Business News Archive - May 14, 2011

WEIFANG, China, May 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Xinde Technology Company (WTFS 4.87, 0.00, 0.00%), a widely respected China based designer and manufacturer of internal combustion engines and parts, primarily for the domestic market in China, announced today that net income in its Three quarter ended March 31, 2011 increased 11% year over year with a 3% increase in revenues in the same period.

VANCOUVER, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (TSX: FVI / Lima Stock Exchange: FVI) is pleased to announce that it has filed its financial statements and MD&A for the three months ended March 31, 2011.

WASHINGTON, May 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Petroleum Institute Upstream Director Erik Milito said President Obama's weekly address could have gone further to capitalize on the opportunities available for American energy production, jobs and economic growth.

TORRANCE, Calif., May 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Saturday, May 14th, Sharefest Community Development will announce the winner of a new 2011 Toyota Prius at Gardena High School.

POULTNEY, Vt., May 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Green Mountain College President Paul Fonteyn announced today at the school's 174th commencement ceremony that the 700-student Vermont liberal arts school has achieved climate neutrality.

ARLINGTON, Va., May 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- RPJ Housing, a leading non-profit provider of affordable housing in Northern Virginia, has announced an initiative to enhance its regulatory compliance. "Just like any other business, non-profit affordable housing providers have numerous reports, forms, and certifications that must be completed, said RPJ Housing executive director Eric Bonetti.

World's largest rocket contest inspires growth in STEM-related areas of study, careers THE PLAINS, Va., May 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team from Rockwall-Heath High School in Heath, Tex., took first place at the ninth annual Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) finals Saturday afternoon, besting 99 teams from across the country to earn the title of national champion.

HEILONGJIANG, China, May 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yanglin Soybean, Inc.

HEILONGJIANG, China, May. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Yanglin Soybean, Inc.

Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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