Press Releases

  • Royal Dutch Shell plc acknowledges the outcome of Woodside Petroleum Limited's shareholders' negative vote on the selective buy-back proposal announced on the 17th of June 2014. The companies in which Royal Dutch Shell plc directly and indirectly owns investments are separate entities.

  • The MEDICREA Group:, which specializes in the development of innovative surgical technologies for the treatment of spinal pathologies and is listed on Alternext- Paris, announces that the FDA has approved the K-JAWS ® Cervical Compression Staple for all cervical fixation indications carried out with interbody cages.

  • TAIPEI, Aug. 1, 2014/ PR Newswire/-- Taiwan Jewellery& Gem Fair, the biggest international jewellery fair in Taiwan, will be held from 21 to 24 November 2014 at the Taipei World Trade Centre, Hall 1.. The current trend in Taiwan's jewellery market is to combine Oriental flavor with Western quintessence.

  • Weyerhaeuser Reports Second Quarter Results Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 3:00 AM ET

    FEDERAL WAY, Wash., Aug. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Weyerhaeuser Company today reported second quarter net earnings to common shareholders of $280 million, or 47 cents per diluted share, on net sales from continuing operations of $2.0 billion.

  • CHARLOTTE, N.C., Aug. 1, 2014-- In accordance with Rule 2.10 of the Irish Takeover Panel Act, 1997, Takeover Rules 2013, Chiquita Brands International, Inc. confirms that as of July 31, 2014 its issued share capital comprised 46,917,581 common shares, par value $0.01 per share.

  • SAN CARLOS, Calif., Aug. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation will honor Roy S. Herbst, Ensign Professor of Medicine and Chief of Medical Oncology at Yale Cancer Center, with the 2014 Addario Lectureship Award for his continued leadership and expertise in lung cancer treatment and research.

  • JACKSON, Miss.---- Bomgar, the leader in enterprise remote support solutions, today announced its been named a winner of eCampus News’ 2014-15 Ed-Tech Readers’ Choice Awards, an annual recognition that honors the best educational technology products and services as chosen by readers.

  • FRO - Increase in share capital Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 2:33 AM ET

    HAMILTON, Bermuda, Aug. 1, 2014-- Reference is made to the announcement by Frontline Ltd. of the Company's entry into an at the market equity distribution program on June 6, 2013. July 31, 2014 The Board of Directors Frontline Ltd. Hamilton, Bermuda.

  • OXIS and MSP will launch the new battery in the spring of 2015. One of MSP's specialities is designing and manufacturing battery packs and hybrid power and propulsion systems for the marine industry. Huw Hampson-Jones, CEO of OXIS said of the new partnership, "I'm delighted to be able to announce this partnership with MSP.

  • Nidec Announces the Status of Own Share Repurchase Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    KYOTO, Japan, Aug. 1, 2014-- Nidec Corporation today announced the status of the Company's own share repurchase under its ongoing repurchase plan resolved at a meeting of the Board of Directors held on March 8, 2014, pursuant to Article 459, Paragraph 1, Item 1 of the Company Law of Japan.

  • MakerBot Announces the Launch of MakerBot Europe Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 2:30 AM ET

    As part of this expansion effort, MakerBot is acquiring certain assets of its Germany- based partner, HAFNER’ S BÜRO, which has been a MakerBot reseller in Germany for several years. Effective immediately, MakerBot Europe will continue to manage the large network of MakerBot resellers throughout Central and Eastern Europe.

  • Armor Designs Announces Contract Update Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 2:00 AM ET

    TEMPE, Ariz., Aug. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Armor Designs, Inc., a leading designer, integrator and manufacturer of armor solutions for military, government and commercial use, today provides an update on a contract with a major aircraft manufacturer.

  • BEIJING, Aug. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Pactera Technology International Ltd., a global consulting and IT service provider headquartered in China, announced that the company's offshore software development services rank No.1 among all China- based offshore IT service providers based on revenue, according to 2013 world market offshore software development vendor rankings released recently by International Data Corporation, a globally recognized market research, analysis and advisory firm specializing in information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology.

  • About The Alliance for Solar Choice The Alliance for Solar Choice (TASC) leads the rooftop solar advocacy across the country. Contact: Susan Wise The Alliance for Solar Choice 603-344-3668. SOURCE The Alliance for Solar Choice.

  • CGG : CGG announces its 2014 second quarter results Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 1:37 AM ET

    PARIS, France- August 1 st 2014- CGG, world leader in Geoscience announced today its non-audited 2014 second quarter results.

  • The agreement establishes technology cooperation between the two companies, giving access to CGG Land technologies to the combined entity in North America. It also provides for a privileged relationship between Geokinetics and CGG Land Multi-Client Group in North America.

  • In land scarce Singapore where only 8% of vegetables consumed are grown in local farms*, Panasonic aims to contribute to the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority’ s vision of raising self-sufficiency level for leafy vegetables through its technology and harvest. Panasonic Factory Solution Asia Pacific's First Indoor Vegetable Farm in Singapore.

  • BANGKOK, Aug. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The National Food Institute under the Ministry of Industry is to hold the 2 nd Thailand Culinary World Challenge 2014. The winner will receive the H.R.H. The competition is sponsored by Bangkok Bank, Central Chidlom, Foodstylist magazine, the Thai Chef's Association and associated organizations.

  • TOKYO---- Investment Bridge, one of Japan’ s leading independent IR services companies, has released a“ Bridge Report” on R-Tech Ueno, Ltd. reviewing the results for the fiscal year March 2014 and estimates for fiscal year March 2015.

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for August 1 Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:. It was on this date in 1893 that a Denver restaurant owner, Henry Perky, received a patent for the creation shredded wheat.