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TRAI asks Govt. to cancel 62 licenses of five telecom companies
The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has asked the government to cancel 62 licenses given to five telecom companies including Etisalat (Swan), Uninor and Videocon. ANI

Bharti Airtel has 200 million customers: Mittal
Sunil Bharti Mittal, Chairman and Managing Director, Bharti Airtel, on Thursday announced that the company has crossed the significant milestone of 200 million customers in the year 2009-10. ANI

Diamonds in demand, prices soar in Surat
Increasing demand of diamonds in the international markets prompted traders in Surat to hike the prices of rough diamonds by seven to 20 percent. ANI

Eisai to Provide Medecine to Help WHO Combat Lymphatic Filariasis Epidemic
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it has signed a statement of intent with the World Health Organization (WHO) to supply free of charge of a primary medicine for the treatment of lymphatic filariasis. The statement was signed by Mr. Haruo Naito, Eisai President and CEO, and Dr. Margaret Chan, Director-General of WHO ACN Newswire

A Brighter Outlook for the Shipping Industry in 2011
The myriad of shipping news, statistics and forecasts in the market offers contradicting information about the shipping and ship-financing sector. "The three major segments of the shipping industry, i.e. the container, tanker and dry bulk segments, have already shown positive signs of pick-up in recent months, with the improvement of trade activities globally." - KFH Research Ltd". ACN Newswire

Ford to Change Ownership Stake in Mazda; The Two Companies Will Continue their Strategic Partnership
Mazda Motor Corporation today received notification from Ford Motor Company that Ford will transfer part of its shares in Mazda to several of Mazda's business partners.Ford's current stake in Mazda is 11 percent. After completion of the share transfer, Ford will continue to be one of Mazda's largest shareholders with a stake of 3.5 percent ACN Newswire

Toyota Outlines Eco-car Plans, Battery Research Progress
Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces details of its plans for "eco-car" development and launches and of progress in next-generation secondary-battery research - both part of environmental technology efforts aimed at limiting oil consumption and reducing carbon dioxide emissions through the use of electricity and other alternative energies. 1 ACN Newswire

All-New North American i-MiEV Model, 2011 Outlander Sport Crossover and EV Charging Station Logistics Partnership with Best Buy and Eaton Revealed at 2010 Los Angeles Auto Show
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation's (MMC) North American subsidiary, Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc ACN Newswire

Panasonic's New 32-bit Microcomputers Cut Power Consumption by About 50%
Panasonic Corporation has successfully developed a new series of 32-bit microcomputers with built-in flash memory which contribute to energy-saving and system cost reduction of in-car electronics, office equipment, and household electrical appliances. The company will start volume shipment of the MN103L series microcomputers in January, 2011 ACN Newswire

Fujitsu Upgrades Broadcast Management System for Shizuoka Telecasting
Fujitsu Limited and Shizuoka Telecasting Co., Ltd. today announced that Shizuoka Telecasting has upgraded its broadcast management system, which handles all television programming and advertising content, as well as broadcast scheduling, using Fujitsu's cutting-edge platform products ACN Newswire

"Earth Simulator" Wins First Place in the HPC Challenge Awards
ACN Newswire

NEC Re-writes the Rules for 3G Rollout in India
NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) today announced the launch in India of its ground-breaking 3G Femtocell solution enabling operators to offer high-quality, high-speed 3G mobile services to its enterprise and residential consumers within a few months.A trial of the NEC Femtocell solution is in progress with a mobile operator in India ACN Newswire

TECHNICOLOR : The Versailles Court of Appeal confirms the validity of the sauvegarde plan
Technicolor: The Versailles Court of Appeal confirmsthe validity of the sauvegarde plan MarketWire

IDES Unveils New Medical Plastics Search
The global medical plastics industry is growing at an increasing annual volume, and IDES Inc., the leading search engine provider for the plastics industry, has developed new search technology to help design engineers select medical plastics. MarketWire

iMedicor Signs First Independent Physician Association (IPA) Into the National Health Communications Network
iMedicor (OTCBB: VMCI), originators of the National Healthcare Communication Network (NHCN), a HIPAA compliant transport and communications network designed to move electronic medical records in a secure environment, today announced the execution of its first IPA contract with the Stone Center, a group of 120 Urologists based in New Jersey. MarketWire

Ixia Powers Higher Speed Ethernet at SC10

First Boutique Hotel Facing Rockefeller Center Opens Offering Introductory Rates
The Jewel Hotel, a new hotel for business and leisure travelers, has opened its doors just in time for the holiday season. The Jewel is a stone's throw from some of New York's most desirable locations, including Fifth Avenue, the Ice Rink and Promenade at Rockefeller Center (locale of the famous Christmas tree), the Top of the Rock, Times Square/Theatre District, Radio City Music Hall, St MarketWire

Juniper Networks Acquires Advanced Video Delivery Technology From Blackwave
Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) today announced it has acquired the intellectual property assets of Blackwave, an innovator in Internet video storage and delivery infrastructure, further enhancing the company's solutions for delivering Internet video content with exceptional scale, performance and efficiency. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. MarketWire

Trading update AND
AND raises turnover and profit targets for 2010 Commercial success boosts revenue growth AND International Publishers NV has experienced agood third quarter of 2010. Thanks to commercial success from Digital Mapssales, the quarter was better than expected. This has led to an increase ofourturnover target for entire 2010 to at least EUR 6 MarketWire

Ablynx Provides Business Update for the Third Quarter 2010
REGULATED INFORMATIONGHENT, Belgium, 18 November 2010 - Ablynx [Euronext Brussels: ABLX]todayprovides its non-audited business update in compliance with the EUtransparencydirective. This report summarizes material events and Ablynx'sfinancialposition for the third quarter of 2010. It has been approved by theBoard ofDirectors MarketWire

NicOx presents NCX 6560 phase 1b results at AHA MarketWire

Agennix AG Reports Financial Results for Third Quarter and First Nine Months of 2010
AgennixAG (FRANKFURT: AGX) (XETRA: AGX) today announced financial results for thethird quarter and first nine months ended September 30, 2010. MarketWire

MeyGen Secures 400-Megawatt Tidal Energy Project in Scotland, an Industrial Info News Alert
Written by Martin Lynch, European News Editor for Industrial Info (Galway, Ireland) -- Scotland's ambitious tidal energy projects took another leap forward this week when the Crown Estate awarded a lease for the 400-megawatt (MW) Inner Sound tidal project. The Crown Estate, which owns and manages the U.K MarketWire

EVS reports strong results for 3Q10
Revenues of EUR 33.2 million, global order book of EUR 29.8 million* 3Q10 revenue of EUR 33.2 million, +69.4% vs. 3Q09 (+53.4% excluding the big events rentals and at constant exchange rate), confirming the momentum of the first half of the year* 3Q10 Outside Broadcast sales up 77.9% vs. 3Q09* 3Q10 EBIT margin of 55 MarketWire

Security Solutions Discussed by Industry Leaders in Interviews
"There is a global trend toward increasing identity security in both the physical and virtual worlds. On the leading edge of this trend is the move to embedded microprocessor chip technology in identity credentials, documents and tokens to secure online transactions, protect identities and ensure the access control of information systems MarketWire

Stock Options Exercised
ASKER, NORWAY (18 November 2010) - Twenty one employees of TGS have today, 18 November 2010, exercised in total 122,500 stock options.91,000 options were exercised from the award in August 2008 secured by treasury shares at an exercise price of NOK 70.80 per share and 31,500 options were exercised from the award in August 2009 secured by warrants at an exercise price of NOK 78.66 per share GlobeNewswire

Q3 2010 results presentation
Golar's 3rd Quarter 2010 results will be released on Friday, November 26, 2010. In connection with this a webcast presentation will be held at 1.30 P.M (London Time) on Friday, November 26, 2010. This will be followed by Q&A session. The presentation will be available to download from the Investor Relations section at GlobeNewswire

Ordina N.V. issues 295,461 shares
Nieuwegein, the Netherlands, 18 November 2010 GlobeNewswire

MagForce Nanotechnologies AG to Present at Deutsches Eigenkapitalforum
MagForce Nanotechnologies AG /MagForce Nanotechnologies AG to Present at Deutsches EigenkapitalforumProcessed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Voting rights:Q-Cells SE:Publication pursuant to §26 sect.1 WpHG (the German Securities Trading Act) with the aim of pan-European distribution
Q-Cells SE / /Publication pursuant to §26 sect.1 WpHG (the German Securities Trading Act) with the aim of pan-European distribution Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire


Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. announces date for Interim Management Statement
Allied Irish Banks, p.l.c. ("AIB") [NYSE:AIB] will issue an Interim Management Statement during the day on Friday 19th November. This release will be available on our website GlobeNewswire

BioPhausia's Board of Directors and managers acquire shares in the company
A number of board members and managers of BioPhausia AB have acquired shares in the company following the release of the interim report for January - September on November 10, 2010. GlobeNewswire

Teliran Submits Originating Summons and Petition for Ex-Parte Injunction against Wizcom
Wizcom Technologies Ltd. /Teliran Submits Originating Summons and Petition for Ex-Parte Injunction against Wizcom Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

Net Insight Wins Electronic Business of the Year 2010 Award
STOCKHOLM, Sweden - Net Insight, a leading developer of efficient and scalable transport solutions for media, IP and broadcast networks, has been named the Electronic Business of the Year 2010, by leading industry magazine 'Elektronik i Norden'. GlobeNewswire

Systemair's interim report for the second quarter will be presented on 25th November 2010
Systemairs AB's interim report will be published at 08:30 (CET), 25 November 2010. A presentation with an interview of CEO Gerald Engström is published simultaneously on GlobeNewswire

Public Transport Financing: towards a new paradigm

Another leading data source added to Thomson Reuters Eikon GlobeNewswire

Orphan Medicinal Product Status to Active Biotech's 57-57 project recommended
Lund, Sweden, November 18, 2010 - Active Biotech AB (NASDAQ OMX Nordic: ACTI) today announced that the COMP (Committee for Orphan Medicinal Products) adopted a positive opinion recommending the project 57-57 for designation as orphan medicinal product, for the indication Systemic Sclerosis (SSc), to the European Commission.   GlobeNewswire

Nokia's Ovi Store downloads hit 3 million a day as developer support surges
More than 400 000 new developers in past 12 months; 92 developers each top 1 million download mark; 1.5 million downloads of Qt software development toolkits GlobeNewswire

Mandatory Notification of Trade
Larsen Oil & Gas AS, a company controlled by Chairman of the Board of DNO Berge Gerdt Larsen, has today bought 166 521 shares in DNO International ASA at a price of NOK 8.1337 per share. GlobeNewswire

Completed Private Placement of Equity
Reference is made to the stock exchange notice dated 17 November 2010 regarding a contemplated private placement of up to 45 million new shares in DNO directed towards Norwegian and international institutional investors. The Board of Directors (the "Board") of DNO is pleased to announce that the Private Placement has been successfully subscribed for and allocated. GlobeNewswire

Financial calendar
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 34-2010, 18 November 2010 GlobeNewswire

Interim Report for FLSmidth & Co. A/S 1 January - 30 September 2010
Company Announcement to the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority No. 33-2010, 18 November 2010 GlobeNewswire

Noreco successfully completes new bond issue
Stavanger, 18 November 2010: Norwegian Energy Company ASA (OSE:NOR) has successfully completed a new 3 year bond issue totaling NOK 700 million. The proceeds will be used to refinance the existing bond loan ALXO02 and for general corporate purposes.   The new bond loan is a NOK 700 million 3 year senior unsecured bond issued by Norwegian Energy Company ASA GlobeNewswire

On 15 November 2010, Camposol received a notification that the Deutsche Bank AG and its subsidiary companies had crossed a threshold of 10% of the total voting rights in Camposol Holding Plc., and now holds a total of 3,289,038 shares representing 11.02% of the total voting rights of Camposol Holding Plc. GlobeNewswire

Third quarter results 2010
Highlights in the third quarter 2010: Total revenues at USD 22.8 million EBITDA gain of USD 6.5 million USD 150 million PEMEX-contract signed Several contracts awarded in Asia Barents Sea multi-client sales of USD 4 GlobeNewswire

Ahold Interim Report Q3 2010

EVS reports strong results for 3Q10
Revenues of EUR 33.2 million, global order book of EUR 29.8 million GlobeNewswire

Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Interim Management Statement Third Quarter 2010
Thunderbird Resorts Inc. /Thunderbird Resorts Inc.: Interim Management Statement Third Quarter 2010 Processed and transmitted by Thomson Reuters.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. GlobeNewswire

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