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2014-04-03 20:20:11

MONTREAL, April 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - For the month of March, Air Canada reported a system wide traffic growth of 1.4 per cent on a capacity increase of 3.6 per cent. Air Canada's system load factor was 81.7 per cent, versus 83.5 per cent in March 2013, a decrease of 1.8 percentage points. Air Canada reports traffic results on a system-wide basis, including Air Canada rouge(TM), which began operations on July 1, 2013, and regional airlines from which Air Canada purchases...

2014-03-28 16:23:43

MANCHESTER, England, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - According to drinks brand Lambrini, a quarter* of us plan to send best wishes via phone, email or social media - More than half of us won't see our mums on the 30March - The average Brit plans to splash GBP50 on gifts - with sons spending more than doting daughters - Despite not always being together, three quarters of us still say it's the most...

2013-12-17 00:20:08

Nearly 30 percent of Americans expected to take a trip this holiday season AURORA, Ill., Dec. 17, 2013­ /PRNewswire/ -- AAA projects 94.5 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the year-end holiday season, an increase of 0.6 percent from the 94 million people who traveled last year. This upward trend marks the fifth consecutive year of increases and the highest travel volume recorded for the season. The year-end holiday period is defined as Saturday, December 21 to...

2013-12-16 16:26:55

SAINT LEO, Fla., Dec. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Saint Leo University Polling Institute conducted a national survey of 1002 adults between December 1-6 on a number of holiday questions. The poll has a margin of error of about 3 percent at the 95 percent confidence level. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20131216/NE34189-INFO ) Christmas Cards Not Yet DigitalIn an era of tweets and texts, 86 percent of people surveyed said they still read thoroughly (62 percent) or...

2013-11-20 12:20:15

Wednesday before Thanksgiving to be the single busiest day for travel ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AAA projects 43.4 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, a decrease of 1.5 percent from the 44 million people who traveled last year. This decrease falls just shy of last Thanksgiving's four-year peak since the recession-driven declines in 2008-2009 when Thanksgiving travel fell by 25 percent. The...

2013-11-20 12:20:12

Wednesday before Thanksgiving to be single busiest day for travel AURORA, Ill., Nov. 20, 2013­ /PRNewswire/ -- AAA projects 43.4 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, a decrease of 1.5 percent from the 44 million people who traveled last year. This decrease falls just shy of last Thanksgiving's four-year peak since the recession-driven declines in 2008-2009 when Thanksgiving travel fell by 25 percent. The Thanksgiving holiday...

2013-10-22 16:26:35

WASHINGTON, Oct. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Google continued to lead tech firms in lobbying expenses during the third quarter, spending $3.4 million on its effort to buy influence with federal legislators and policymakers, according to disclosure forms just filed with the Clerk of the House of Representatives. Facebook's spending soared 47 percent to $1.4 million from $980,000 in the comparable 2012 period. Internet giant Google actually cut its spending 21 percent from $4.2...

2013-09-02 23:05:05

The research shows that one in ten American members on MillionaireMatch.com are divorced. Divorced people are more often serious about relationships. Los Angeles California (PRWEB) September 02, 2013 MillionaireMatch.com, the original and largest millionaire dating site, is releasing research into divorce statistics among its members. The research shows that one in ten American members on MillionaireMatch.com is divorced. Of the 10.22 percent of divorcees, 7.29 percent are female and 2.92...

2013-08-20 00:20:12

Illinois/Indiana air and auto travel back on the rise AURORA, Ill., Aug. 20, 2013­ /PRNewswire/ -- AAA Travel projects 34.1 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the upcoming Labor Day holiday, a 4.2 percent increase from the 32.7 million people who traveled last year. The anticipated increase in holiday travel is predominantly due to increased consumer spending and the improving housing market. The total number of 2013 Labor Day holiday travelers is expected to...

2013-08-14 16:23:05

TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Asia Bio-Chem Group Corp. (TSX: ABC) ("Asia Bio-Chem" or the "Company") announces its financial results for the three-month period ending June 30, 2013. Highlights -- During the second quarter, lower corn costs resulted in improved gross margin and lower operating losses compared with the same period of last year. The company achieved breakeven gross margin during the second quarter compared with a...