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2014-08-18 23:02:55

MDG Advocates Statement: Keep the MDG Momentum Going Washington D.C. (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 Today marks 500 days until the 2015 target date to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). These eight goals were adopted in 2000 by world leaders gathered at the United Nations, in order to address challenges facing the world’s poorest people. Events around the globe will mark the milestone, including a conversation between UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon and education activist Malala...

2014-08-18 20:22:09

MARKHAM, ON, Aug. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Nightingale Informatix Corporation (TSXV: NGH) ("Nightingale" or the "Corporation") announced it has completed a non-brokered private placement of a secured note (the "Note") in the principal amount of $1,500,000. The Note was purchased by 1604697 Ontario Inc. (the "Lender"), a company controlled by a party related to a director of the Corporation. The Note will become payable on the date (the "Maturity Date") that is the earlier of: (i) August 18,...

2014-08-18 16:21:54

WUXI, China, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WSP Holdings Limited (NYSE: WH) ("WSP Holdings" or the "Company"), a Chinese manufacturer of API (American Petroleum Institute) and non-API seamless casing, tubing and drill pipes used in oil and natural gas exploration, drilling and extraction ("Oil Country Tubular Goods" or "OCTG"), and other pipes and connectors, announced today that on July 18, 2014, the Company has received a notice from NYSE Regulation, Inc. (the "Exchange") of failure...

2014-08-18 12:22:58

DUBLIN, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Linalool Industry Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 The Global and Chinese Linalool Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global linalool industry with a focus on the Chinese situation. The report provides a basic overview of the industry including definitions,...

2014-08-18 08:30:27

JINJIANG, China, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- China Ceramics Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ Global Market: CCCL) ("China Ceramics" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese manufacturer of ceramic tiles used for exterior siding and for interior flooring and design in residential and commercial buildings, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Highlights -- Revenue was RMB 268.6 million (US$ 43.3 million), up 20.6% from the second...

2014-08-18 08:27:26

-- PRESIDENT AND CEO DAVID J. PECKER OUTLINES AGGRESSIVE GROWTH STRATEGY -- NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Media, Inc. (AMI) today announced that Investors who recently acquired one hundred percent of issued and outstanding shares of AMI common stock, have agreed to convert $121.3 mm in aggregate principal amount of second lien notes due 2018 into equity. This transaction will reduce AMI's balance sheet leverage by over a full turn and permanently reduce interest...

2014-08-18 08:26:10

Patent Trolls: Predatory Litigation and the Smothering of Innovation By Respected Researcher and Attorney William J. Watkins NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The explosion of patent litigation is stifling technological innovation according to Independent Institute Research Fellow William J. Watkins, Jr., who examines an outmoded patent system that is ill-suited for the modern economy in his new book, Patent Trolls: Predatory Litigation and the Smothering of Innovation....

2014-08-18 08:26:07

But At Least Those Who Are Saving Are Starting Earlier NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Over a third of all Americans (36%) have not saved any money for retirement, according to a new Bankrate.com (NYSE: RATE) report. Sixty-nine percent of 18-29 year-olds haven't saved anything, along with 33% of 30-49 year-olds, 26% of 50-64 year-olds and 14% of people 65 and older. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130805/FL58072LOGO The good news is that Americans who are saving are starting...

2014-08-17 23:01:43

Complete Auto Loans Approved 160 more bad credit auto loans to applicants with no money down. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 The nationwide auto lender is happy to announce they were able to help 160 more applicants get the car of their dreams last month. With the easy online application, car shoppers can now get instantly approved for a car loan up to $35,000 regardless of credit history. https://completeautoloans.com/application-form/ – Get approved for a car loan in as little as...

2014-08-17 23:01:20

Debt Consolidation USA recently shared in an article published last August 15, 2014 how credit cards can actually help consumers improve their finances. The article highlights how using a credit card has some benefits on a consumer’s finances other than what most people believe that it destroys the budget and credit score of a lot of people. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 17, 2014 Debt Consolidation USA recently shared in an article published last August 15, 2014 how credit cards can...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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