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2010-07-19 13:58:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services has awarded Thomson Reuters a five-year contract to provide a healthcare reporting and analytics system. The system will enable the State of North Carolina to better manage all of its health programs -- including Medicaid, North Carolina Health Choice, Community Care of North Carolina, Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, Substance Abuse, and Public Health.

2010-07-10 07:45:00

NEW YORK, July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report from Thomson Reuters released today and shared at the Aspen Ideas Festival cites exponential increases in the volume, frequency and variety of data as a critical risk factor in decision-making, especially in time sensitive situations. The report led by David Craig, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer, Peter Jackson, Chief Scientist and Vice President, Thomson Reuters Legal, draws on Thomson Reuters research as well as a joint...

2010-06-29 11:45:00

NEW YORK, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Adding to its industry-leading multicultural communications suite of services, PR Newswire today introduced its Hispanic MEDIAbase(TM) service, a newly designed media intelligence tool that catalogues over 4,500 journalists and 2,000 media outlets catering to the Hispanic community.

2010-06-28 08:00:00

NEW YORK, June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- PR Newswire announced today that it has acquired CORPORATE360, a Hong Kong-based corporate communications solution provider specializing in multimedia and rich-media services for the Asia-Pacific region.

2010-06-22 08:45:00

NEW YORK, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- PR Newswire has opened registration for its first virtual conference: "Engage CSR 2010," established to showcase the growing importance of communicating corporate social responsibility news to shareholders, customers, employees and partners via traditional media as well as the growing world of social media.

2010-06-11 09:59:00

BEIJING, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- PR Newswire announced today that it has been selected by CFO World, China's prestigious financial magazine, as a recipient of its "China CFO's Most Trusted Investor Relations Management Services" award.

2010-06-10 13:30:00

NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roy M. Martin, Jr., president and chief executive officer of the Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI), will present at the Nomura Media Conference in New York City on June 16, 2010.

2010-06-07 01:58:00

OXFORD, England, June 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- PharmaTelevision today announced that it is offering pharma and biotech companies the opportunity to reach key decision makers in the financial sector. To celebrate their new relationship with Reuters Insider, PharmaTelevision(R) is offering companies an opportunity to film, host and promote their financial or corporate messages between 21-25 June 2010. Dr Fintan Walton, Chairman of PharmaTelevision, said "When you are looking to raise...

2010-06-03 13:55:00

CINCINNATI, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The E.W. Scripps Company (NYSE: SSP) has completed the sale of its character licensing business to Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: ICON) for $175 million in cash. The sale price is subject to a post-closing adjustment for working capital.

2010-06-01 08:00:00

NEW YORK, June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- MultiVu, PR Newswire's broadcast and multimedia division, announced today that Adam Dictrow has joined as a divisional vice president. As part of MultiVu's senior management team, Mr.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.