Japan has hastened steps to cover a gaping energy deficit caused when it took all of its 50+ nuclear plants off-line in the wake of the tsunami-related nuclear disaster in Northeastern Japan. Prior to the tsunami, nuclear energy represented about one quarter of Japan’s energy supply.
Cut off from a major power source, Japan has increased fossil fuel imports...
President Barack Obama meets with Rep. Barney Frank, (D-Mass), Sen. Dick Durbin, (D-Ill), and Sen. Chris Dodd, (D-Conn), in the Green Room of the White House prior to a financial regulatory reform announcement June 17, 2009. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Group 8 from the primary school De Menorah in Oosterhout celebrates winning the Kids in Bizz class of the year award.
De Menorah beat 450 other group 8 classes to win the Kids in Bizz award for young entrepreneurs, which is part of a programme to promote entrepreneurship. They sold their product for a profit of no less than €2,043, which they have donated to the children’s cancer ward of a hospital in Tilburg. The winning class will enjoy a special outing during which they will have the opportunity to get acquainted with the real business world.
Two recent IPOs sparked fresh discussion on the state of U.S. public markets. With the debut of ServiceNow, the first tech IPO since Facebook, NYSE Euronext's Scott Cutler spoke to CNBC about what happens on opening day at the New York Stock Exchange. And following the recent IPO of EQT Midstream, Mr. Cutler talked to the broadcaster about the market for new offerings. He highlighted a recent trip to Asia and Latin America where companies are eyeing U.S. public markets. “With the signing of the JOBS Act earlier this spring, more of the international issuers are [looking to the U.S.] because of opportunities for emerging growth companies," he said.
That observation is bolstered by a recent piece in the Financial News...
On Thursday, June 28, executives and board members of Team Inc. will visit the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to celebrate the company’s listing on the NYSE. Team Inc. transferred from the NASDAQ to the NYSE on January 3, 2012 under the ticker symbol “TISI.”
In honor of this occasion, Team Inc. Chairman and CEO Philip Hawk and the senior leadership of Team Inc. will ring The Opening BellSM.
About Team Inc. (NYSE: TISI)
Headquartered near Houston, Texas, Team Inc. is a leading provider of specialty services (including inspection and assessment) required in managing, maintaining and installing high-temperature and high-pressure piping systems and vessels that are utilized extensively in the refining, petrochemical, power, pipeline and other heavy industries. Team offers these services in...
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