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2012-12-13 08:28:03

SYMBOL: TSX: AGT REGINA, Dec. 13, 2012 /CNW/ - Alliance Grain Traders Inc. ("AGT") has announced a cash dividend for the quarter ending December 31, 2012 of $0.15 per common share. The dividend will be payable on January 8, 2013 to shareholders of record on December 31, 2012. This dividend is an eligible dividend for Canadian income tax purposes. AGT's current annualized cash dividend rate is approximately $0.60 per share. Alliance Grain Traders Inc. Profile Alliance Grain...

2012-12-12 20:21:32

CHADDS FORD, Pa., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dave Holveck To Retire By May 2013 Board Conducting Search For Next CEO Comments on 2012 and 2013 Full Year Financial Guidance Endo Health Solutions Inc. (Nasdaq: ENDP) announced today David P. Holveck, 67, President and Chief Executive Officer, will retire in 2013. He will continue to serve in his present positions until the earlier of his successor being in place or the May 2013 annual meeting of Endo shareholders. Holveck will also...

2012-12-10 12:24:14

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Newsmaker: Members of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation's (OIC) newly created Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC), including Commission Chair Dr. Siti Ruhuaini Dzuhayatin. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) TOPIC: "Measuring human rights issues and other goals of the first Muslim commission on human rights" DATE: Thursday, Dec. 13 TIME: Noon ROOM: Zenger Room The OIC is the second...

2012-12-06 05:19:54

Just in time for the holidays, The G.I.F.T. provides powerful guidance for an easy and effective way to express love, appreciation and joy for those we treasure. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 05, 2012 Soul Sitters, an organization that provides support and guidance for those facing the loss of a loved one, is excited to announce the debut of “The G.I.F.T.” — a unique free resource empowering people with the ability to effortlessly share a gift beyond price with their...

2012-12-04 08:25:30

EVANSTON, Ill., Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Do the two greatest advances of the modern West -- science and democracy -- have a common origin in Christianity? Many people today simply assume the answer to this question is no. After all, common wisdom suggests that science, democracy, and Christianity have nothing to do with one another. But Harvard lawyer James Behan, co-author of the new book "The Secret Gospel of Ireland," has uncovered surprising new evidence to the contrary. The new...

2012-11-29 04:20:28

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ PERTH, Australia, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Azimuth Resources Limited (ASX and TSX: AZH) (the "Company" or "Azimuth") advises it has received a notice of resignation from Chief Operating Officer, Paul Criddle. Paul intends to spend the coming weeks ensuring there is a smooth transition of information to other employees and contractors, with his last day being January 15, 2013. The Company's...

2012-11-19 08:23:44

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla., Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CD International Enterprises, Inc. ("CD International") (OTCQB:CDII), a U.S. based company that produces, sources, and distributes industrial commodities in China and the Americas and provides business and financial corporate consulting services, today provided a business update for its international commodities distribution business. CD International and its affiliated companies received bankruptcy court approval for the...

Distractions Could Help Military Drone Operators Fight Boredom
2012-11-14 16:52:44

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Military drone pilots might find their job more interesting if they have some type of distraction, according to a new study. MIT researchers found that operators working with UAV simulations were less bored, and performed better, when they were just a little bit distracted. While pilots could find a bit of a rush flying around a drone, sometimes they have to spend their time watching and waiting, while the automated...

2012-11-08 12:26:56

BURLINGTON, ON, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - EKO INTERNATIONAL INC. (the "Company") - (EKNL- Pinksheets) is pleased to announce that marketing efforts initiated prior to the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine Conference held in London, Ontario on October 26(th) and 27(th), 2012, have resulted in the preparation of clinical facilities in Chicago Illinois and Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada by health professionals to administer tests and to provide treatments for diabetic...

2012-11-08 08:28:33

AMSTERDAM, November 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- His Royal Highness the Prince of Orange will award the American philosopher Daniel C. Dennett (1942) with the Erasmus Prize 2012. The theme of the Erasmus Prize this year is 'the cultural meaning of the natural sciences'. Daniel Dennett is praised for his ability to translate the cultural significance of science and technology to a broad audience. The Erasmus Prize is an annual award for a person who has made an exceptional...