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2014-09-05 04:20:23

Landis+Gyr has been chosen to deliver a substantial portion of 'Linky' meters to ERDF (the French national electricity distributor, Electricite Reseau Distribution France). These meters will be produced in Montlucon, France, where Landis+Gyr has been located since 1940 ZUG, Switzerland, Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Landis+Gyr, the global leader in energy management solutions, announced today the signing of a contract worth approximately EUR60 million to deliver 'Linky' meters to...

2014-09-03 23:03:34

MerchantCoin today announced its incorporation in “Crypto Valley” Zug, Switzerland. MerchantCoin is a marketing centric digital currency (XMC) poised to globally commercialize the use of bitcoin. Zug, Switzerland (PRWEB) September 03, 2014 “We are very proud to announce our incorporation in Zug, Switzerland and association with other members of the Crypto Valley Community,” said Maya Babish Director of Communications for MerchantCoin.net MerchantCoin is the first digital currency...

2014-06-17 12:29:52

ZUG, Switzerland, June 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Swiss-based AmVac AG, a private biotech company focused on the development of innovative vaccines, announced today the initiation of a Phase III study with AmVac's lead vaccine Gynevac in Bacterial Vaginosis (BV). The trial aims to confirm the safety and efficacy of a new generation of the vaccine produced in accordance to the current GMP standards. The previous version, containing Thiomersal, had been approved in Hungary in 1997...

2014-06-16 08:22:40

GENEVA, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Weatherford International Ltd. (NYSE / SIX: WFT), announced today that its shareholders have approved changing its place of incorporation from Switzerland to Ireland at the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders held in Zug, Switzerland. As previously disclosed by the SIX Swiss Exchange, trading in the shares of Weatherford International Ltd. (the "Shares") on the SIX Swiss Exchange will be suspended as from and including June 17, 2014,...

2014-04-15 23:02:01

Belimed Inc. today announced the launch of a new global website designed to provide improved navigability and product presentation, along with a new look. The company has a 40-year plus commitment to providing continuous improvements and infection control solutions within sterile processing departments worldwide. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 Belimed Inc. today announced the launch of a new global website designed to provide improved navigability and product presentation, along...

2014-03-12 08:28:43

ZURICH, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Zurich Area is one of Europe's regions with the highest economic potential. In the ranking of the fDi magazine, the Greater Zurich Area ranked second out of 10 European regions. It even captured first place in the smaller European regions category. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140312/674246 ) Every two years the fDi magazine, published by the Financial Times [http://www.ft.com ], embarks on a...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.