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3 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

Multimedia Plus' Record Growth Attracts Senior Communications...

Multimedia Plus , a creatively-driven technology firm that develops communications solutions for the world's leading brands, today announced the expansion of the company's team with the addition of Michael Dorsey as Head of Strategic Client Relations.


Related Topix: Hill International, McGraw-Hill Companies, Publishing, Media, McGrawHill Companies, The Industry Standard

7 hrs ago |

Immigration Reform Now

In the last week an Arkansas religious leader and an Arkansas business leader weighed in on the need for immigration reform.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Deltic Timber, Opinion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Oil company sues Utah county over pipeline rules

Tesoro Corp. based in San Antonio wants to build a 135-mile pipeline to carry crude oil from the Uinta Basin to Salt Lake City refineries.


Related Topix: Tesoro, Salt Lake City, UT, Business News

Canine Comfort Built Into New Housing

Pacific Homes . This construction firm is believed to be the first to build and sell houses with 'pets suites' as an option, giving a whole new meaning to the term, "doghouse."


Related Topix: Standard Pacific Corporation

The Motley Fool

How Billionaire Warren Buffett Avoids Failure

In my opinion, investment success will not be produced by arcane formulae, computer programs or signals flashed by the price behavior of stocks and markets.


Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Financial Markets, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

Thornton le Dale Today

'Exciting' new development launched by Ryedale MP

Work will now begin on McCarthy & Stone's development of 41 independent retirement apartments - aimed at people over the age of 60 - at the former North Riding Garages on Eastgate.


Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, McCarthy and Stone

Erie Times News

Caterpillar's missed deadline good news for GE, but for Erie?

Caterpillar Inc., often described as a fierce competitor for GE Transportation in locomotive sales, suddenly doesn't look so formidable.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Erie, PA, Insurance, Caterpillar, Lawrence Park, PA

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Grantham Journal

New business park for Grantham

Over 100,000 square feet of commercial property that has remained vacant for two years is being turned into a business park.


The Motley Fool

Warren Buffett's Billion-Dollar Gift That Keeps On Giving

Warren Buffett has a business that has made him billions throughout the years, but the surprising secret to its success is simple.


Related Topix: Warren Buffett, Business Wire, Berkshire Hathaway , Startups, Berkshire Hathaway, Insurance, Empire Group, Investment Services

Southland Times

Rebuild may be 15 years

TERM VIEW: Calder Stewart joint managing director Alan Stewart expects the commercial-business rebuild to take 10 to 15 years.


Courier News

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 27 and laterWhat's happening ...

What's happening in Central Jersey: July 27 and later News from Bridgewater, Edison, Middlesex Co., Montgomery, Somerville, Union Co., Woodbridge Check out this story on The Liberty Hall Museum at Kean University in Unnion recently hosted the Boy Scouts of America Patriots Path Council Historic Hike and ... (more)


Related Topix: Springfield, NJ, Middlesex, Kean University, New Jersey, Elizabeth, NJ

Al+ Armenia

Will Iran make investments in the construction industry

The Iranian diplomat thanked Narek Sargsyan for the reception and congratulated him on his appointment as Minister of Urban Development of Armenia.


Business Journal

Construction contracts dip in June in Pittsburgh region

A measure of the construction industry's health in the Pittsburgh region dropped in June, according to a national firm's analysis.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

Edmonton Journal

$3.2B AltaLink sale wins conditional approval

The federal government has signed off on the controversial $3.2-billion sale of Alberta's largest electricity transmission provider to a company owned by U.S. billionaire Warren Buffett.


Related Topix: Warren Buffett, North America, Canada, World News, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services,

Wall Street Journal

Some Home Builders Say First-Time Buyers Returning, Others Not Sure

The anticipated return of first-time buyers to the housing market remains, like many economic indicators, prone to fits and starts.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Pulte, Centex, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Housing

Business Journal

Outlook brightens for Birmingham's construction pipeline

The Gordian Group, a provider of pricing data, procurement software and services for the construction industry, has acquired RSMeans from Reed Construction Data.


Related Topix: Gordo, AL

National Mortgage News

Major Builder Sees Opportunity in First-Time Buyers

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Horton D R, Housing

Marine News

Gulf Island Fab Sign Bechtel Offshore Cooperation Agreement

Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. says it has signed a cooperative agreement with Bechtel Oil, Gas, and Chemicals, Inc. to work together to pursue opportunities for offshore projects for the U.S. Gulf of Mexico and abroad.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Gulf Island Fabrication, San Patricio County, TX

Greenfield plant plans $5M upgrade

Kennametal Inc. plans to invest $3.4 million immediately on upgrades to the plant, equipment and machinery, as well as another $1.25 million over the next four years.


Related Topix: Kennametal, Manufacturing, Industrial Machines, Latrobe, PA


UPDATE 3-Caterpillar posts higher 2nd-quarter profit; sales fall

Caterpillar Inc reported higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings on Thursday but said sales fell as a continued slump in the global mining industry offset a rebound in the North American building sector.


Related Topix: Manufacturing, Insurance, Caterpillar, Peoria, IL


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