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2014-01-08 12:32:37

BANGALORE, India and EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J., Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT), one of the leading providers of IT services globally, will announce results for the third quarter ended December 31, 2013 on Friday, January 17, 2014 after stock market trading hours in India. The results will be available in the Investors section of the company's website at www.wipro.com. At 06:45 PM IST* (8:15 AM US Eastern time) following the results announcement, the senior...

2014-01-07 04:22:18

55nm display driver ICs for high resolution smartphones achieving excellent production yields HSINCHU, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that it has surpassed 15 million shipments for customer small display driver ICs (SDDI) manufactured using the foundry's 55nm embedded high voltage (eHV) technology. The 55nm eHV process, utilized by customers to enable high-end,...

2014-01-02 08:20:46

San Antonio drivers combat winter weather with seasonal maintenance SAN ANTONIO, Jan. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Enjoying the open road in a new vehicle is due in large part to continued maintenance and routine service. Drivers across the San Antonio area are turning to Ingram Park Mazda for its trusted maintenance department and specialized service in order to experience their vehicles to their full potential for years after they drive off the dealership lot. (Photo:...

2014-01-02 04:20:20

TEL AVIV, Israel, January 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (the "Company") (TASE, NASDAQ: EMITF) announced today, further to the Company's announcements on September 18, 2013 and on December 30, 2013 with respect to the adjusted plan of arrangement submitted to the Tel-Aviv Jaffa District Court (the "Court") in file No. 42576-02-13 (the "Arrangement"), that the Court, in a ruling issued today, approved the Arrangement. The consummation of the Arrangement is subject...

2013-12-31 04:20:09

TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Delek Group (TASE: DLEKG, OTCQX: DGRLY) ("the Company") hereby respectfully announces that the Board of Directors of the Company has directed the Company's management to examine the possibility of a strategic split in the Company's holdings, aimed at maximizing value for the Company and all of its shareholders. The outline of such a split contemplates a concentration of the Company's activity in the energy sector and oil & gas sector...

2013-12-30 12:22:23

OR YEHUDA, Israel, December 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Formula Systems (1985) Ltd. (NASDAQ: FORTY), a leading provider of software consulting services, computer-based business solutions and proprietary software products, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend in the amount of US $0.31 per share and in the aggregate amount of approximately US $4.5 million. The dividend is payable on February 6, 2014 to all of the Company's shareholders of...

2013-12-30 08:28:21

LONDON, Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Construction in Hong Kong - Key Trends and Opportunities to 2017 SynopsisThis report provides detailed market analysis, information and insights into Hong Kong's construction market, including:-- Hong Kong's construction market's growth prospects by sector, project type and type of construction activity-- Analysis of equipment, material and service costs across each project type within...

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