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2013-10-31 23:19:21

Upward revisions to the full-year forecast Kariya, Japan (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 DENSO Corporation today announced global financial results for the first half of the fiscal year, which ended Sept. 30, 2013:     Consolidated net sales totaled 1,987.9 billion yen (US$20.3 billion), a 14.7 percent increase from the previous year.     Consolidated operating income totaled 192.2 billion yen (US$2.0 billion), a 41.0 percent increase from the previous...

2013-10-28 23:04:30

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: India Gas Markets, 2013. London (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 Summary This profile is the essential source for top-level energy industry data and information. The report provides an overview of each of the key sub-segments of the energy industry in India. It details the market structure, regulatory environment, infrastructure and provides historical and forecasted statistics relating to the supply/demand balance for each of the key...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'