Liverpool seek to land a knockout blow on Chelsea

LONDON: Liverpool can eliminate one of their two rivals from the Premier League title race by beating Chelsea on Sunday and the way the dice is rolling for them they might even have one hand on the trophy by the end of the weekend. If Brendan Rodgers’s side overcome second- placed Chelsea at Anfield and notch a 12th consecutive league win it would knock Jose Mourinho’s side out of the…

Barclays profit falls on fixed-income slump- Result reflects drop across investment banking sector

LONDON: Barclays Plc said its first-quarter profit fell after a “significant” drop in revenue from its investment bank’s fixed- income operations, extending an industry slump across that business. A cost-cutting program was starting to show a “material benefit”, however, and would help offset the drop in investment bank profits, Barclays said yesterday. Barclays said it will report a “small reduction” in adjusted pretax profit compared with a year ago when…

Lincoln, Cadillac chase Audi in China luxury car market – China auto market the largest in the world

  BEIJING: Classic American luxury brands Lincoln and Cadillac are taking on Germany’s long-dominant Audi in China, but face a market leader fortified by enviable brand awareness built over years as officialdom’s favorite car. Black Audis-with their four interlocking ring symbols, signifying the long-ago merger of four German auto companies-are ubiquitous at state events, such as the annual meeting of China’s legislature in central Beijing. Audi, which last year celebrated…

مؤتمر إنفورمكس يعلن الدعوة إلى المتحدثين لتقديم عروضهم في مؤتمر ومعرض إنفورمكس 2015 في نيو أورلينز

- يتم الآن قبول المختصرات للجلسات التعليمية والأعمال لقطاع المواد الكيماوية الخاصة وذات الاستعمال الخاص هاملتون، نيو جرزي، 24 نيسان / أبريل، 2014 / بي آر نيوزواير — يدعو مؤتمر “إنفورمكس” InformEx، وهو مؤتمر شراكات الأعمال التجارية البارز في أميركا الشمالية  لمشتري وبائعي المنتجات الكيماوية الغالية القيمة، المتحدثين إلى تقديم مقترحاتهم للجلسات التعليمية التي سيتم تنظيمها خلال النسخة الـ 31 لمؤتمر ومعرض إنفورمكس الذي سيعقد في الفترة بين 3-6 شباط…

Gemalto first quarter 2014 revenue

– Revenue up +7% at constant exchange rates – Outlook for 2014 confirmed April 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE ) — To better assess past and future performance, revenue figures above and in this document are for ongoing operations and variations are at constant exchange rates except where otherwise noted (see page 2 “Basis of preparation of financial information”). Appendix 3 provides synthesis information for both ongoing and total operations. All…

Waterloo Global Science Initiative invests in young people as a force for change in education

PHOENIX, April 23, 2014 / PRNewswire — Waterloo Global Science Initiative (WGSI) is pleased to launch its Equinox Fellowship, a program that funds projects initiated by young people between the ages of 18 and 30 inspired by the priorities outlined in the Equinox Blueprint: Learning 2030 which launched globally last week in Oxford, UK at the World Literacy Summit. Equinox Blueprint: Learning 2030‘s student-centered vision for the future of education…

شركة نورثروب غرومان وكليات التقنية العليا في دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة تعلنان “تشكيلة” مسابقة الابتكار للعام 2014

- الحدث السنوي الرابع يأتي بالابتكار وتعليم العلوم والتكنولوجيا والهندسة والرياضيات إلى المقدمة أبو ظبي، دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة، 23 نيسان / أبريل / بي آر نيوزواير — تعد مسابقة الابتكار في دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة للعام 2014، التي تنظمها شركة “نورثروب غرومان كوربوريشن” Northrop Grumman Corporation  ورمزها على مؤشر سوق الأسهم في نيويورك هو NOC وكليات التقنية العليا في دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة بالكثير من الإثارة والمفاجآت حين يضع…

InformEx Announces Call for Speakers to Present at 2015 Conference & Expo in New Orleans

– Abstracts are now being accepted for education sessions that highlight trends and business insights for the custom and specialty chemical sector HAMILTON, New Jersey, April 23, 2014 / PRNewswire – InformEx, North America’s leading business partnering event and educational resource for buyers and sellers of high-value chemistry, invites speakers to submit proposals for education sessions to be held during the 31st edition of InformEx, Feb. 3-6, 2015 at the Morial…