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2014-07-31 12:21:12

KARIYA, Japan, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DENSO Corporation today announced its global financial results for the first quarter ending June 30, 2014: -- Consolidated net sales totaled 1,029.1 billion yen (US$10.2 billion), a 3.2 percent increase from the previous year. -- Consolidated operating income totaled 85.1 billion yen (US$839.1 million), a 16.7 percent decrease from the previous year. -- Consolidated net income totaled 68.8 billion yen (US$678.7...

2014-07-31 08:35:16

MUMBAI, India, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cipla Europe NV ("Cipla") and BioQuiddity Inc. announced today that they recently entered into a commercial collaboration, covering the territory of the European Union and certain other European countries, for BioQuiddity's OneDose ReadyfusOR(TM) in regional anesthetic applications for post-surgical pain management. Cipla intends to launch the CE Marked OneDose ReadyfusOR pre-filled with Ropivacaine under its own label into the...

2014-07-28 12:31:15

HOLON, Israel, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sapiens International Corporation [http://www.sapiens.com ], (NASDAQ and TASE: SPNS), a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with an emerging focus on the broader financial services sector, announced today that it will report its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014 on Tuesday, August 12, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120508/531104 )...

2014-07-24 12:23:45

MUMBAI, India, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sesa Sterlite Limited, India's largest diversified natural resources company, will announce its results for the First Quarter ended 30 June 2014 on Tuesday, 29 July 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140117/663814 ) Following the announcement, there will be a conference call at 6:00 PM (IST) on Tuesday, 29 July 2014, where senior management will discuss the company's results and performance. The...

2014-07-23 08:30:46

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (TASE, NASDAQ: EMITF) ("Elbit" or the "Company") announced today, following its announcement dated July 1, 2014 (the "Previous Announcement"), that following the Court's approval the transactions contemplated by the settlement between the Company and Bank Leumi Le Israel B.M. ("Bank Leumi") have been consummated. Under the settlement, Bank Leumi received ownership of all marketable securities held in the...

2014-07-22 12:21:04

Award winner to be announced on August 4th at the 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars TROY, Mich., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Altair today announced 11 nominations for the 2(nd) Altair Enlighten Award. The award, presented in collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR), is the automotive industry's only award program created specifically to acknowledge innovations in vehicle lightweighting. The winner will be announced during the "Featherweight Competition: Agile, Light,...

2014-07-11 08:27:35

Informative sessions offer actionable intelligence to leverage full benefits of cloud services DALLAS and WASHINGTON, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global pioneer in security software, today announced it will participate as a Platinum sponsor, and leadership executives are slated to speak in two sessions at the annual Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2014, July 13-17, Washington, D.C. In addition, channel partners and other...

2014-07-10 08:33:41

DALLAS, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trend Micro Incorporated (TYO: 4704; TSE: 4704), a global pioneer in security software, today announced the launch of its Second Annual Global Family Internship Program. This initiative promotes the importance of educating the millennial generation on cyber security, as well as provides first-hand work experience in a corporate environment. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140709/125779 "Young innovation is critical to the sustainability...

2014-07-01 04:22:47

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Elbit Imaging Ltd. (TASE, NASDAQ: EMITF) ("Elbit" or the "Company") announced today, following its announcement dated February 20, 2014 (the "Previous Announcement"), that the Company and Bank Leumi Le Israel B.M. ("Bank Leumi") have reached an agreement on the terms of a proposed settlement of the parties' disputes with respect to the Company's debt to Bank Leumi (the "Settlement"). The consummation of the Settlement is subject...

2014-06-25 08:22:16

Joliet Mazda dealer highlights importance of regular service, maintenance JOLIET, Ill., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While the new car inventory in most dealership showrooms gets the lion's share of attention, Chicagoland dealership Bill Jacobs Mazda only begins its robust list of offerings with its vehicle selection. Despite its status as one of the premier Mazda dealerships in Joliet area, Bill Jacobs Mazda hopes to make the vehicle purchase the beginning of an ongoing...


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.'