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2014-05-21 16:22:30

-- FOURTH QUARTER EARNINGS PER SHARE OR EPS OF $0.83 PER DILUTED SHARE (NET INCOME OF $30.3 MILLION) AND FISCAL YEAR 2014 EPS OF $5.09 PER DILUTED SHARE (NET INCOME OF $186.7 MILLION) HOUSTON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE: BRS) today reported net income for the March 2014 quarter of $30.3 million, or $0.83 per diluted share, compared to net income of $40.4 million, or $1.11 per diluted share, in the same period a year ago. Adjusted net income, which excludes special...

2013-09-17 23:04:36

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Business Opportunities Assessment for Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Market in Brazil. London (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 New Perspectives and Trends for the Emergent Market The Brazilian solar PV generation is segmented into 3 components: centralized, distributed, and isolated. This study will analyze the individual segments as well as the industry as a whole and how it´s growth is impacted by other renewable sources such as...

2013-08-21 23:17:36

IIE Gala on September 23 to Celebrate US-Brazil Exchange; President of Brazil, Dilma Rousseff and Praxair Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Stephen Angel to be Honored New York (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 The Institute of International Education (IIE) announced today that more than 300 companies across the United States are hosting summer internships for Brazilian students as part of the Brazil Scientific Mobility Program. This prestigious scholarship program, administered by...

2011-01-27 04:00:00

BRASILIA, Brazil, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Brazilian government has issued a "partial" installation license allowing the Belo Monte Dam to break ground on the Amazon's Xingu River despite egregious disregard for human rights and environmental legislation, the unwavering protests of civil society and condemnations by its Federal Public Prosecutor's Office (MPF). The license was approved by Brazil's environmental agency IBAMA despite overwhelming evidence that the...

2010-11-17 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AVATAR creator James Cameron's short new documentary "A Message from Pandora," casts a timely spotlight on an epic battle to stop the massive Belo Monte Dam in the heart of Brazil's Amazon Rainforest. The twenty-minute short, a real-life AVATAR story, was released this week as a special feature on the AVATAR Extended Collector's Edition DVD at a critical moment when the Brazilian government is on the verge of deciding whether...

2010-11-11 07:30:00

WASHINGTON, Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today international and Brazilian human rights organizations submitted a formal petition to the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), denouncing grave and imminent violations upon the rights of indigenous and riverine communities affected by the construction of Belo Monte Dam on the Xingu River in the Brazilian Amazon. Signed by the Xingu Alive Forever Movement and as well as representatives of affected communities, the...

2010-10-01 11:54:00

BRASILIA, Brazil, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Brazil's Minister of Environment Izabella Teixeira called for greater commitment from developed countries in international negotiations on access to genetic resources and the sharing of benefits arising from their use at the 10th Conference of Parties to Convention on Biological Diversity (COP 10). Speaking on a teleconference today, the Minister expressed concern over the lack of progress in discussions on Access and Benefit-Sharing (ABS), and...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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