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2010-11-25 22:02:36

As the eurozone continues to wobble, new analysis of countries' economic interconnectedness finds that some of the countries with the greatest potential to cause a global crash have surprisingly small gross domestic production. Using data from Bureau Van Dijk - the company information and business intelligence provider - to assess the reach and size of different countries' economies, and applying the Susceptible-Infected-Recovered (SIR) model, physicists from universities in Greece,...

2010-11-25 05:30:00

DALLAS, Texas, November 25, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sandler Research announces it will carry China Non-woven Fabric Manufacturing Industry Research Report in its store. Browse the complete Report on: http://www.sandlerresearch.org/reports/18099-china-non-woven-fabric-manufactu ring-industry-2010.html (Due to the length of this URL, it may be necessary to copy and paste this hyperlink into your Internet browser's URL address field. Remove the space if one exists.) Browse All...

2010-09-23 06:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- An aging transportation system is threatening to restrain globalization, as current systems are struggling to meet the needs of a highly urbanized planet in which the business of moving goods and people from one place to another typically generates toxic byproducts and lost productivity. Ground-breaking innovations in transportation technology are difficult for the current system to accommodate, and the system itself has yet to evolve to meet...

2010-08-31 09:30:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- More than 1,700 artists from 21 countries and 44 states are heading to Grand Rapids, Mich. to compete for the world's largest prize for art. A 19-day event, ArtPrize will take over the city from Sept. 22 through Oct. 10 and will allow the public to decide the top-10 winners of $449,000 in prizes, including the top prize of $250,000. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100831/DE57333 ) (Photo:...

2010-05-05 06:45:00

BOSTON, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Common Sense Advisory announces the launch of a complete line of research dedicated exclusively to corporations, governments, and non-governmental organizations operating internationally or with large multilingual populations. The new Global Leaders Research service provides independent insight to these organizations as they expand business operations to new markets and globalize their business processes. It expands the firm's research platform, which also...

2010-04-19 08:23:00

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The radically open experiment that drew 1,262 artists from around the world, 200,000 visitors treasure hunting for art and gave away the world's largest art prize, invites artists to register for ArtPrize 2010. The prizes include: first place, $250,000; second place, $100,000; third place, $50,000; and, fourth through 10th places, $7,000 each. The prize is decided by public vote. Artist registration for ArtPrize 2010 begins today, Monday,...

2010-04-13 06:45:00

BOSTON, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- As companies attempt to sell their products and services to more demographics in more markets around the world, they are discovering that they must adapt or recreate their messaging and content through a process called "transcreation." A new report from market research firm Common Sense Advisory, "Reaching New Markets through Transcreation," confirms growing demand for transcreation services through 2010. The firm's survey of 380 language services...

2009-11-20 07:10:00

MIAMI, Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- As more red flags are uncovered about the Fort Hood tragedy, some observers allege that political correctness played a significant role in enabling this to happen. Has public concern over political correctness grown from its well-intentioned origin of inclusion and acceptance into a dangerous unwillingness to acknowledge obvious patterns of toxic behavior? Psychiatrist, physician, speaker, and author Dr. Gaby Cora asserts that dangerous behavior in a work...

2009-09-20 15:08:46

The upcoming ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids, Mich., offers professionals and amateurs alike a chance to enjoy contemporary art, an expert says. Brett Colley, associate professor of art and design at Grand Valley State University, said the annual event allows artists of all levels of talent show off their personal interpretations of art in the pursuit of a $250,000 grand prize, The Detroit Free Press said Sunday. There are professionals and amateurs and many variations in between, and...

2009-08-12 09:26:00

BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE Amex: IGC), a leading materials and construction company competing in the rapidly growing infrastructure build out in India, filed its financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2009, on Form 10-Q. For the quarter ended June 30, 2009, IGC reported revenue of approximately $2.7 million versus approximately $17.9 million for the three months ended June 30, 2008. For the quarter ended June 30,...


Word of the Day
mundungus
  • A stinking tobacco.
  • Offal; waste animal product; organic matter unfit for consumption.
This word comes from the Spanish 'mondongo,' tripe, entrails.