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2010-09-22 10:54:00

Commitment made at highest levels to end child hunger NEW YORK, Sept.

2010-04-27 07:00:00

HUIZHOU, China, April 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- NIVS IntelliMedia Technology Group, Inc. ("NIVS" or the "Company") (NYSE Amex: NIV), a consumer electronics company that designs, manufactures and sells intelligent audio and visual products, today announced that the noted economist Arthur B.

2010-04-19 17:31:00

WASHINGTON, April 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Department of Commerce Under Secretary for Economic Affairs Rebecca Blank will hold a press conference Wednesday, April 21st at 10 a.m.

2010-03-16 08:30:00

ENID, Okla., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Keith Schooley, a former star financial consultant with Merrill Lynch who exposed widespread corruption at the firm prior to its collapse and acquisition by Bank of America, has been added to a prestigious publishing list in China. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100316/LA68302) Shanghai University of Finance and Economics Press (SUFEP) (www.sufep.com), with annual sales of more than 90 million RMB, has just completed translation of...

2010-01-04 10:02:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The TIAA-CREF Institute is pleased to announce the winners of the fourteenth annual TIAA-CREF Paul A. Samuelson Award for Outstanding Scholarly Writing on Lifelong Financial Security. George A.

2009-12-15 08:48:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP) today joins the worlds of academia and economics in mourning the passing of Paul A.

2009-10-12 06:00:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, October 13, in response to national calls for an alternative to Obamacare, representatives from 33 state think tanks will announce their "patient-centered" plan for health care reform.

2009-09-02 14:18:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Prix Galien USA committee will recognize Barry R. Bloom, Ph.D., of Harvard University and Jeffrey D.

2009-08-03 12:25:46

World oil supplies will pass their peak production sooner than expected, creating conditions for a global energy catastrophe, a French energy economist says. Higher crude prices brought on by sharply growing demand, coupled with a stagnation or decline in supply, could shove any recovery off-course, said Fatih Birol, chief economist at the International Energy Agency in Paris.

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