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2014-04-25 04:20:48

VANCOUVER, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - American CuMo Mining Corporation ("CuMoCo" or the "Company") (TSXV: MLY) (OTCQX: MLYCF) announces that it has received a requisition (the "Requisition") for a general meeting of shareholders pursuant to section 167 of the Business Corporations Act (British Columbia). The shareholders who made the Requisition request that a special meeting of CuMoCo's shareholders be called to consider the approval of special resolutions to remove Hongxue Fu...

2014-04-24 20:22:22

Glass Lewis Recommends Shareholders "Do Not Vote" For Any of Third Point's Nominees NEW YORK, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sotheby's (NYSE: BID) today announced that Glass Lewis & Co. ("Glass Lewis"), a leading independent proxy advisory firm, has recommended that Sotheby's shareholders vote "FOR" ALL 12 of Sotheby's director nominees on the GREEN proxy card at the Company's 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held on 6 May 2014. In its 24 April 2014 report, Glass Lewis affirmed...

2014-04-23 20:24:44

BEIJING, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (NASDAQ: CEDU) (the "Company"), a leading online educational services provider in China, today announced the completion of the merger contemplated by the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger dated December 31, 2013 (the "Merger Agreement"), by and among the Company, ChinaEdu Holdings Limited ("Holdings") and ChinaEdu Merger Sub Limited ("Merger Sub"). As a result of the merger, the Company became a wholly owned...

2014-04-18 08:23:03

BEIJING, April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ChinaEdu Corporation (NASDAQ: CEDU) (the "Company"), a leading online educational services provider in China, today announced that, at an extraordinary general meeting held today, the Company's shareholders voted in favor of the proposal to approve the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger dated December 31, 2013 (the "Merger Agreement"), by and among the Company, ChinaEdu Holdings Limited ("Holdings") and ChinaEdu Merger Sub Limited...

2014-04-17 16:27:34

QUEBEC CITY, April 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - DiagnoCure Inc. (TSX: CUR) (OTCQX: DGCRF) (the "Corporation") today announced that its shareholders have approved all resolutions presented to them in the Management Proxy Circular dated March 14, 2014 and put forth for vote during the shareholders meeting held today in Montreal. Shareholders re-elected Dr. Yves Fradet, Dr. Louise Proulx, Mr. Andrew Sheldon, Dr. Jacques Simoneau, and Dr. Vincent R. Zurawski as directors of the...

2014-04-16 08:26:51

FUJIAN, China, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exceed Company Ltd. (EDS) ("Exceed" or the "Company"), one of the leading domestic sportswear brands in China, today announced that it has adjourned its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders that was called to authorize and approve the proposed Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "Merger Agreement"), dated December 2, 2013, by and among the Company, Pan Long Company Limited ("Parent"), an exempted company with limited liability...

2014-04-15 23:11:53

Hi-tech leader in postponement manufacturing announces their President of North American Operations as newly elected leadership position to one of the largest European Chambers of Commerce in the US. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 PartnerTech, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PartnerTech AB, leaders in postponement manufacturing, expands cooperation with SACC- USA with the election of Gary Bruce, President, North America as Chair-Elect of the Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce...

2014-04-15 20:21:35

GREENVILLE, SC, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Board of Directors of Scio Diamond Technology Corporation (OTCQB: SCIO) announced today that it has adopted a shareholder rights plan, which is scheduled to expire on April 15, 2017. Under the plan, one common stock purchase right will be distributed for each share of common stock held by stockholders of record on April 25, 2014. The rights plan is intended to enable all of the Company's stockholders to realize the underlying value of...

2014-04-14 16:24:52

BEIJING, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Exceed Company Ltd. (EDS) ("Exceed" or the "Company"), one of the leading domestic sportswear brands in China, today announced that it intends to adjourn its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders to be held on April 16, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. (Hong Kong time), at United Conference Centre, 10/F, United Centre, 95 Queensway, Hong Kong, to consider and vote on the proposal to adopt the previously announced Agreement and Plan of Merger (the...

2014-04-14 16:24:50

TORONTO, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - ESC Corporate Services Ltd. has agreed to terms for the acquisition of the Quebec based corporate services division of D+H known as C.R.A.C. (Corporate Research and Analysis Centre). The purchase includes the departments fulfilling incorporation services, trademarks and corporate accessories. The transaction is expected to close in May. "C.R.A.C. and ESC have been trading partners supporting our respective legal customers across Canada for many...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'