Business News Archive - July 04, 2011

TOKYO, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) and ANA today began an important validation of their readiness for the 787 Dreamliner's entry into service.

LONDON, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Marex Spectron Group ("Marex Spectron") has agreed to acquire the Global Markets Division of Eden Financial Limited ("Eden") in a transaction that is expected to complete on or soon after July 29, 2011.

LONDON, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Exclusive Meerkat Toy for all Car, Home, Pet and Van Insurance Customers One of the UK's leading price comparison sites comparethemarket.com today announced the launch of its new rewards scheme, with customers able to claim an exclusive meerkat toy, based on the characters in its popular advertising campaign. Under the scheme, called Simples Rewards, all customers who buy pet, van, home or car insurance [http://www.comparethemarket.com/car-insurance ] through comparethemarket.com from 4th July will be eligible to claim a meerkat toy. Kal Atwal, Managing Director of comparethemarket.com, expects uptake of the scheme to be high due to the popularity of the meerkat advertising campaign.

SINGAPORE, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Yuchai International Limited (NYSE: CYD) ("China Yuchai" or the "Company"), announced today that its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited ("GYMCL"), recently introduced China's first prototype diesel engine compliant with Euro VI emission standards.

GENEVA, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Union for Ethical BioTrade (UEBT) and United Business Media (UBM) have launched the second round of the Biodiversity in Food Awards.

TORONTO, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Coal Resources Ltd.

SHANGHAI, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The 6th Asia LNG Summit 2011 is running well by CPPEI and Global Leaders Institute and will be held on schedule. After five years' success, Asia LNG Summit will have its sixth annual summit scheduled from Oct 26th to 28th, 2011 in Shanghai, China.

SANKT VEIT AN DER GLAN, Austria, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FK9000 Tray Collector: The high-end collector FK9000 convinces with its clear and appealing design and innovative mounting system.

WUHAN, China, July 4, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Greenland Group has announced construction plans for the world's third tallest building, to be located in Wuhan, China. As the largest city in central China, Wuhan is a political and cultural center and an important strategic central core.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
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