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Business News Archive - September 09, 2011

The World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) today announced that its Executive Committee has approved the appointment of Peter Bakker as its new President effective January 1, 2012. Mr. Bakker, the former CEO of Dutch logistics giant TNT, succeeds Bjorn Stigson, who will retire.

LONDON, September 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the Tullow-operated joint venture, Shell (NYSE: RDS.A) (NYSE: RDS.B) today confirms an oil discovery in the Guyane

KYIV, Ukraine, September 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Ukraine always has been and always will be a reliable partner for transit of energy to Europe, stated the Ukrainian Minister

YEOVIL, England, September 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With 1,800 new products added, and hundreds of price cuts across its ranges, the new autumn catalogue from trade supplier

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that SITECH® NorCal has expanded its operations into Oregon and southwest Washington.

MUNICH, September 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Scientific Oktoberfest" will be this year's meeting point for some of the internationally most distinguished researchers