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2014-07-07 08:23:46

Projects would boost capacity; improve access to new renewable generation. NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maine's two largest utilities have agreed to jointly develop electric transmission projects to enhance the strength and capacity of the state's bulk power grid and improve access for new generation resources. Emera Maine and Central Maine Power (CMP) recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for joint project development which identified a number...

2014-07-02 08:22:07

Vueling becomes the latest carrier to join Sabre's global travel marketplace SOUTHLAKE, Texas, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sabre Corporation (NASDAQ: SABR), a global technology provider to the travel and tourism industry, has agreed a new multi-year distribution agreement with International Airlines Group (IAG), one of the world's largest airline groups, incorporating British Airways Iberia, Iberia Express and Vueling. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131216/DA33636LOGO-b...

2014-07-01 04:22:39

AMSTERDAM, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --VimpelCom Ltd. ("VimpelCom", "Company" or "Group") (NASDAQ: VIP), a leading global provider of telecommunications services, today announces that Rene Schuster has been appointed as Group Chief Operating Officer, with effect from today. Rene Schuster will assume direct responsibility for the operational and financial performance of the Business Units. Jo Lunder, VimpelCom CEO, said: "I am delighted to announce the appointment of Rene Schuster as...

2014-06-04 16:23:17

- Americans for the Arts announces the 2014 BCA 10: Best Businesses Partnering with the Arts in America honorees HOUSTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass was named this week as one of the top 10 most arts-friendly businesses in the U.S. by Americans for the Arts, the nation's leading nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the arts and arts education. The bank and nine other companies nationwide were selected by the Business Committee for the Arts, a division of...

2014-06-02 08:24:24

Will buy 1 billion cubic meters/year from Corpus Christi liquefaction plant NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBERDROLA and a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy, Inc. has signed a contract for the supply of approximately 1 bcm (billion cubic meters) of liquefied natural gas (LNG) per year beginning in 2019. The 20-year agreement, valued at around EUR4.1 billion, involves the supply of LNG to Iberdrola at the Corpus Christi liquefaction plant that Cheniere will build near...

2014-05-08 08:41:51

SAO PAULO, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Telefonica Brasil - (Bovespa: VIVT3 [ON = Common Shares] / VIVT4 [PN = Preferred Shares]; NYSE: VIV), announces its consolidated results for the first quarter of 2014. Telefonica Brasil reached margin of 29.8% with strict cost control despite the higher commercial activity in the period. R$ million 1Q14 4Q13 1Q13 Net Revenue 8,611.9 9,056.7 8,555.5 Total Operating Costs...

2014-05-07 16:29:53

- He's honored for a standout season that puts him among NBA's most elite HOUSTON, May 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass brand ambassador Kevin Durant will take to the court tonight in the second round of the NBA Playoffs with a brand-new honorific: the 2013-2014 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player. The MVP award announced Tuesday is Durant's first. "Congratulations to Kevin for a phenomenal season," said BBVA Compass Chairman and CEO Manolo Sanchez. "It's an honor to be aligned...

2014-05-06 08:29:16

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE: PANW), Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBNT), Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN), Telephone & Data Systems Inc. (NYSE: TDS) and Telefonica Brasil, S.A. (NYSE: VIV). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary...

2014-05-05 12:23:20

This cutting-edge technology ensures the utmost security for energy industry operations at sea MIAMI, May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- -- Repsol and Indra have joined forces to create Heads, a system for the early detection of leaks aimed at enhancing security in energy industry operations at sea (Hydrocarbon Early Automatic Detection System in its English acronym). -- Over twenty experts, scientists and researchers from both companies have worked...

2014-04-24 16:26:43

- BBVA Compass, Dynamo Charities kick off Building a Better Houston initiative HOUSTON, April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass volunteers and Houston Dash players gave new life to an East End family's home today as part of a joint effort to revitalize the vibrant neighborhood around BBVA Compass Stadium. The home renovation is for the BBVA Compass and Dynamo Charities Building a Better Houston initiative, and was completed in partnership with Rebuilding Together-Houston....


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.