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Apr 19, 2012

LATEST World News, Apr 19, 2012

Clean World Partners Opens Ground-Breaking Waste Conversion Facility
MarketWatch (press release)
SACRAMENTO, Calif., Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Clean WorldPartners today opened the nation's first commercial high-solid organic waste conversion facility at American River Packaging's Sacramento headquarters with an event attended by more than ...
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Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. Announces First Quarter 2012 Results
MarketWatch (press release)
DENVER, Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE:CMG) today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012. "We're delighted that our continuing efforts to serve the very best food made from high quality ...
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Riverbed Technology Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
MarketWatch (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO, Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Riverbed Technology (NASDAQ:RVBD) , the performance company, today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2012 (Q1'12). GAAP revenue for Q1'12 was $182 million, compared to $164 ...
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Zhone Technologies Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
MarketWatch (press release)
OAKLAND, Calif., Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zhone Technologies, Inc. (UTD:ZHNE) , a global leader in FTTx network access solutions, todayreported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012. Revenue for the first quarter of ...
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HanesBrands Reports First-Quarter 2012 Results and Confirms Full-Year 2012 ...
MarketWatch (press release)
WINSTON-SALEM, NC, Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI) , a leading marketer of everyday branded basic apparel, todayreported financial results consistent with its guidance for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012.
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US elections 2012 - Thursday 19 April as it happened
The Guardian (blog)
Chip in $3 now for a chance to win: OFA.BO/XDUQq1 #DinnerWithBarack — Barack Obama (@BarackObama) April 19,2012 You can register on this page at barackobama.com. "George Clooney is hosting a reception to support President Obama — and he's saving ...
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Photos: Remembering The Holocaust, April 19, 2012
Denver Post
JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images JERUSALEM, ISRAEL - APRIL 19:World War II veterans lay a wreath during a ceremony to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day at Yad Vashem memorial on April 19, 2012 in Jerusalem, Israel. The annual Holocaust Remembrance Day ...
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Pixelworks Reports First Quarter 2012 Financial Results
MarketWatch (press release)
SAN JOSE, Calif., Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Pixelworks, Inc. (NASDAQ:PXLW) , an innovative provider of powerful video and pixel processing technology, today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2012.
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April 19 Photos of the Day
Fort Worth Star Telegram
AP A man stands inside the art work 'Five Minutes Of Pure Sculpture' by British artist Anthony MacCall at the Hamburger Bahnhof museum in Berlin, Thursday, April 19, 2012. Anthony McCall;s work will be used at the official arts festival running ...
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Fort Worth Star Telegram
The World's First Testing Facility, Computational Intelligence for Security ...
MarketWatch (press release)
PISCATAWAY, NJ, Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- IEEE, the world'slargest professional association dedicated to advancing technology for humanity, today published the April edition of the IEEE Smart Grid Newsletter. The April issue features the latest ...
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Garda Delivers Solid 2012 Results with Strong Momentum in the Second Half of ...
MarketWatch (press release)
MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Garda World Security Corporation ("Garda") (TOR:CA:GW) , one of the leading Security Solutions, Cash Logistics and Global Risk Consulting firms in the world, announced today its ...
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Space Systems/Loral Completes Intelsat 19 Ahead of Schedule, Delivers ...
MarketWatch (press release)
PALO ALTO, CA, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Space Systems/Loral (SS/L) (NASDAQ:LORL) , the world's leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced that the Intelsat 19 satellite, designed and built for Intelsat SA, the world's ...
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Leading Global Notification Provider, Send Word Now, to Serve as Platinum ...
MarketWatch (press release)
NEW YORK, NY, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Send WordNow, the leading global provider of emergency notification and on-demand alerting and response services, announced today that it is the platinum sponsor of the PROTECT 2012 International ...
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Charles & Colvard, Ltd. to Host First Quarter Investor Conference Call on ...
MarketWatch (press release)
MORRISVILLE, NC, Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Charles & Colvard, Ltd. (nasdaq global select market:CTHR), the sole manufacturer of created moissanite gemstones, The Most Brilliant Jewel in the World(R), todayannounced it will host an investor ...
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Posted by Clint Henderson | April 19, 2012
Fox News (blog)
William La Jeunesse has some exclusive reporting on Fast & Furious today. James Rosen taking a look at the OFR. Never heard of it? You're not alone. It's a new office created by the financial services overhaul signed by President Obama.
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Brand Networks Now a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer
MarketWatch (press release)
BOSTON, MA, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Brand Networks, Inc. today announced it is a Facebook(R) Preferred Marketing Developer (PMD). The PMD program replaces Facebook's former Preferred Developer Consultant and Marketing API programs, ...
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EFI Reports First Quarter 2012 Results
MarketWatch (press release)
FOSTER CITY, Calif., Apr 19, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFII) , a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, today announced its results for the first quarter of 2012.
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NYC basement scoured for first milk carton kid
Tucson Citizen
by USA TODAY feed on Apr. 19, 2012, under USA TODAY News New York City police and the FBI are searching the vacant basement of a lower Manhattan building for the possible remains of a 6-year-old boy who disappeared 33 years ago and was the first ...
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Global Supply Chain Leaders to Gather at Bridges 2012, the GT Nexus User ...
MarketWatch (press release)
OAKLAND, CA, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- GT Nexustoday announced that its annual user conference, Bridges, will take place in Half Moon Bay, California, on June 3-5, 2012. This annual gathering of large enterprises and supply chain ...
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Cytokinetics to Announce First Quarter Results on April 26, 2012
MarketWatch (press release)
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Cytokinetics, Incorporated (NASDAQ:CYTK) announced today that it is scheduled to report first quarter results on Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 4:00 PM Eastern Time.
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Capital Pacific Bancorp Reports Positive Financial Results for 1st Quarter of 2012
MarketWatch (press release)
PORTLAND, OR, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Capital Pacific Bancorp (otcqb:CPBO) (OBB:CPBO) ("the Company") today reported financial results for the first quarter of 2012. Net income The Company reported net income of $231000 for the three ...
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Summitt officially passes whistle to Warlick
Tucson Citizen
by Andy Gardiner on Apr. 19, 2012, under USA Today Sports The women's basketball coaching mantle at Tennessee officially passed from Pat Summitt to Holly Warlick on Thursday when Summitt hung her coaching whistle around the neck of her long-time ...
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Standard Financial Corp. Announces Quarterly Dividend Payment and Second ...
MarketWatch (press release)
MONROEVILLE, Pa., Apr 19, 2012 (GlobeNewswire via COMTEX) -- Standard Financial Corp. (the "Company") - (UTD:STND) , the holding company for Standard Bank PaSB, today announced earnings for the quarter ended March 31, 2012 of $782000 or $0.25 per share ...
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B&G Foods Reports Strong First Quarter Net Sales and Earnings Growth
MarketWatch (press release)
PARSIPPANY, NJ, Apr 19, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE:BGS) today announced financial results for the first quarter of 2012, reporting strong net sales and earnings growth. David L. Wenner, President and Chief Executive Officer of B&G ...
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Obama to award Summitt the Medal of Freedom
Tucson Citizen
by USA TODAY feed on Apr. 19, 2012, under USA TODAY News The White House announced today that President Obama will award the Medal of Freedom to former Tennessee women's basketball coach and Alzheimer's cure advocate Pat Summitt.
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War News Updates: World News Briefs -- April 19, 2012
By War News Updates Editor
War News Updates. A News Aggregator That Covers The World's Major Wars And Conflicts. Military, Political, And Intelligence News Are Also Covered. Occasionally We Will Have Our Own Opinions Or Observations To Make. ...The report, obtained by AFP, said that even though Syrian troops have not withdrawn from cities and violence has escalated since the ceasefire began, "an opportunity for progress may now exist, on which we need to build." Read more .... MIDDLE EAST ...
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Today's Photo: April 19, 2012 @ HanCinema :: The Korean Movie ...
Today's Photo: April 192012 http://www.hancinema.net/today-s-photo-april-19-2012--41333.html http://www.hancinema.net/photos/photo233048.jpg Today's Photo: April 19,2012 Girl group Girls Day pose at a showcase for their new album in Seoul on... 2012/04/19 - The Boss... 2012/04/19 - Tickets for Singer IU's Debut Concerts Sell Out Instantly... 2012/04/19 - Choshinsung DVD tops Oricon weekly chart... Older : Han Hyo-joo becomes the new face of "V-line" drink. Older news ...
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Mountain News & World Report for April 19, 2012 « WMMT
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the Appalachian Citizens' Law Center in Whitesburg, KY. MN & WR 4-19-12. In this edition of Mountain News and World Report, we hear about where miners with black lung can get medical and legal assistance. We also hear ab..." /> ...
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Daily News Briefs: April 19, 2012 - KickingTires
By Kelsey Mays
Daily News Briefs: April 192012. Fisker atlantic. Here's what we have our eye on today: Volkswagen picked Mexico as a location for its latest factory, which will likely build the Audi Q5, Automotive News reports. VW elected to go with Mexico ...
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Morning News Digest: April 19, 2012 | Politicker NJ
By mrebovich
Morning News Digest: April 192012. By Missy ... Chris Christie today visited HomeFront homeless shelter in Ewing to announce the creation of a council that will develop a 10-year plan aimed at ending homelessness. The Republican ...
Ahead of Wall Street - April 19, 2012 - Zacks.com
By Sheraz Mian
Thursday, April 192012. A slew of economic and earnings news provides the backdrop to today's trading action. We have reassuring news out of Spain this morning, with a decently successful auction for long-term government bonds.
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Latest news: April 19, 2012 | Restore the Mississippi River Delta
By Kevin Chandler
By Shana Rose, WWL-Radio (New Orleans). April 192012. "Over two years in development, the first maps and guide to promote Louisiana as a world-class eco-tourism destination are now in tourism centers across the State…" (Read more) ...
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Business Watch- Thursday April 19, 2012 | News 92 FM
By Brent Clanton
Business Watch- Thursday April 192012. ... The spitting-match between Iran and the rest of the world continues with Tehran stopping crude sales to Britain and France while continuing sales to other countries. This would appear to contradict earlier government statements that Tehran has also cut off exports... Texas oil and gas companies are being encouraged to file tax refund requests now for reimbursements that may be due from 2008 forward. The purchase of hydraulic fracturing ...
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Today in Afghanistan: War News for Thursday, April 19, 2012
By whisker
War News for Thursday, April 192012. The British MoD is reporting the death of a British ISAF soldier at the at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, UK, on Wednesday, April 18th. The soldier was wounded from an IED blast in in Nad ...
Today in Afghanistan
New York Yankees News - April 19, 2012 - Pinstripe Alley
By Chris McKeown
New York Yankees News - April 192012. ... Welcome to Pinstripe Alley, an SB Nation blog about the 27-time World Champion New York Yankees. Start posting about the Yankees ... It's Now or Never For Phil Hughes. by nyyrocks29 2 months ...
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Today in Pictures: April 19, 2012 | Photos - ABC News
Today in Pictures: April 19, 2012. ... Top photos from around the world. ...ABC News is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites. Copyright © 2012 ...
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War News Updates: World News Briefs -- April 19, 2012
World News Briefs -- April 19, 2012 ... violence has escalated since the ceasefire began, "an opportunity for progress may now exist, on which we need to build.
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Today in History, April 19, 2012 - News - Progress-Index
Today is Thursday, April 19, the 110th day of 2012. ... In 1943, during WorldWar II, tens of thousands of Jews in the Warsaw Ghetto began a valiant but ultimately ...
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Today in History: April 19, 2012 » Redding Record Searchlight
Today in History: April 19, 2012 ... Also in Local news · More · Red Bluff raises water and sewer rates · North State in Brief: April 19, 2012 · Bringing back some ...
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Thursday April 19, 2012 Happening Now - Happening ... - Fox News
Lots going on. Big ceremony at the top of the 11am with *two* shuttles appearing nose to nose! We've got some cool guests to talk us through the ceremonies.
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Today's Political Cartoons | April 19, 2012 - US News & World Report
Chan Lowe-Tribune Media Services. Jack Ohman-Tribune Media Services. Walt Handelsman-Tribune Media Services. Clay Jones-Creators Syndicate. Michael ...
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Calendar: Monday, April 19, 2012 | Pensacola News Journal | pnj.com
Events in Northwest Florida for Thursday, April 19, 2012. ... Health news in the Pensacola area. ... Escambia Retired Educators Association: 9:30 a.m. today.
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10 things you need to know today: April 19, 2012 - Yahoo! News
News: Dick Clark dies at 82, India tests a long-range missile, and more in our roundup of the ... 10 things you need to know today: April 19, 2012 ... left a rich legacy to television audiences around the world," said Ryan Seacrest, who co- hosted ...
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Islamic Myths Making News Today - Apr 19,2012
World events of an impending Middle East war to annihilate the Jewish State is the smokescreen perpetrated ... Islamic Myths Making News Today - Apr 19,2012 ...
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News Quiz | April 19, 2012 - NYTimes.com
See what you know about the news of the day. ... April 19, 2012, 2:00 am ...about the news below. To prepare, you might scan the articles or summaries on today's paper. .... My dream vacation is to take a cruise around the entireworld! I really ...
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EUROPEAN UNION News, Apr 19, 2012

EU Clears Sony's $2.2 Billion Acquisition of EMI
Wall Street Journal
The European Commission's approval marks a coup for Sony, which has averted a lengthy in-depth second probe. However, European Unionauthorities set several conditions, telling Sony it must divest several assets. The commission said the probe focused ...
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EU approves Sony's acquisition of part of EMI
Fox News
BRUSSELS – The European Union's competition regulator approved on Thursday a deal by Sony/ATV and other investors to buy part of the famous British music company EMI Group Ltd. Sony/ATV, a joint venture between Sony Corp. and the Michael Jackson estate ...
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EU Set to Suspend Most Myanmar Sanctions
Wall Street Journal
By LAURENCE NORMAN BRUSSELS—European Union foreign ministers are set to suspend most sanctions on Myanmar for a year when they meet next Monday and to support restoring the country's access to a trade arrangement that lowers tariffs on developing ...
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European Union approves Sony EMI merger
Los Angeles Times
The European Union's antitrust regulators on Thursday approved Sony Corp.'s $2.2-billion acquisition of EMI's publishing business, which would create the world's largest music publishing group with rights to about 2 million songs including some by ...
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J&J Wins EU Approval for $21.3 Billion Synthes Acquisition
Bloomberg
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) won European Union approval for its $21.3 billion purchase of Synthes Inc. (SYST) after agreeing to sell its DePuy Orthopaedics Trauma business to allay antitrust concerns. J&J's offer to dispose of operations making devices ...
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Bloomberg
EU Parliament backs US passenger data deal
Fox News
BRUSSELS – The European Union parliament on Thursday approved a new data agreement with the United States that tightens restrictions on sharing information about passengers flying from Europe to America. The legislature meeting in Strasbourg, France, ...
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EU to back up Spain on YPF case -Spanish official
Reuters
Spanish official warns of "contagion" risk * Seizure of stake has hurt ties between Spain and Argentina By David Alire Garcia PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico, April 19 (Reuters) - The European Union will intervene on Spain's behalf over the Argentine ...
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EU agrees to share airline passenger data with US
Reuters
But the chamber voted in favour of a revised agreement by 409 votes to 226, backing a position already adopted by the EU's 27 member states. As part of the agreement, the United States agreed to mask out passengers' names and contact details after six ...
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Sony-Led Group Wins EU Approval to Buy EMI Unit
BusinessWeek
led group won European Union approval for its $2.2 billion purchase of EMI Group's music publishing unit after it agreed to sell rights to chart hits by Robbie Williams and Ozzy Osbourne. The European Commission approved the deal after the Sony group ...
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EU to suspend Myanmar sanctions for 1 year
Fox News
BRUSSELS – The European Union will suspend most sanctions against Myanmar for a year while it assesses the country's progress toward democracy, officials said Thursday. The officials said that while the decision would be formally taken by the EU's 27 ...
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EU Carbon Permits Climb on Plans to Delay Auction Supplies
BusinessWeek
By Ewa Krukowska on April 19, 2012 European Union emissions permits rose to the highest in a month after Climate Commissioner Connie Hedegaard said the bloc may propose a delay in supply at carbon auctions starting next year.
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EU states agree in principle to suspend Myanmar sanctions-diplomats
Reuters
EU taking steps to suspend Myanmar sanctions * West welcomes rapid democratic transition * Suspension of sanctions underscores caution * Arms embargo to remain, diplomats say (Adds details, background) By Justyna Pawlak BRUSSELS, April 19 (Reuters) ...
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EU to Cut Beef-Export Subsidies by 33% on Elevated Prices
Bloomberg
The European Union will cut export subsidies for beef by 33 percent because of elevated prices and a “tight” market. Export refunds for beef carcasses will drop to 163 euros ($213) a metric ton from 244 euros, the European Commission, the EU's ...
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EU Climate Chief Aims To Slow New Emissions Credits
Wall Street Journal
By Alessandro Torello BRUSSELS (Dow Jones)--The European Union'sexecutive body will seek to slow the release of new permits on to the EUcarbon market, the EU Climate Chief said Thursday, a move that could boost the sagging EU emissions trading market ...
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EU to back up Spain on YPF case: Spanish official
Reuters
PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico (Reuters) - The European Union will intervene on Spain's behalf over the Argentine government's plan to seize a controlling stake in oil company YPF (YPFD.BA) from Spanish firm Repsol, a senior Spanish official said on Thursday.
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EU states agree in principle to suspend Myanmar sanctions: diplomats
Reuters
By Justyna Pawlak | BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union governments are to suspend most sanctions against Myanmar next week, EU diplomats said on Thursday, in recognition of rapid political and economic reforms after decades of military dictatorship.
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EU to Suspend Most Burma Sanctions for a Year
Voice of America (blog)
The European Union has reached a preliminary decision to lift most sanctions against Burma for one year in response to the country's recent democratic reforms. Several EU diplomats said Thursday almost all sanctions against Burma are expected to be ...
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EU climate boss: studying China's airline CO2 plan
Reuters
By Barbara Lewis | HORSENS, Denmark (Reuters) - European Unionofficials are studying a Chinese plan to cut its airline emissions but do not have enough information to declare it an "equivalent measure" that could exempt Beijing from an EU carbon law, ...
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New Air Passenger Data Deal Approved By Europeans
Huffington Post
In a vote of 409 in favor, 226 opposed and 33 abstentions, the European Union's governing body approved the Passenger Name Record agreement with the United States. Many who voted against the PNR pact contend that the new rules, like the ones they ...
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EU To Suspend Most Myanmar Sanctions For A Year - Diplomat
Wall Street Journal
BRUSSELS (Dow Jones)--The European Union will suspend most sanctions on Myanmar for a year, a senior European diplomat said Thursday. EU foreign ministers meet on Monday in Luxembourg with an easing of sanctions on Myanmar top of the agenda.
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EU Needs Stronger CO2 Market, Germany's Reiche Says
BusinessWeek
Options to fix the European Union's emissions trading system floated by ministers at an informal meeting this week include a move to a more ambitious carbon-reduction target for 2020 and withholding permits from the market, Katherina Reiche said in an ...
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EU says new Italian budget, economic forecast in line with its own expectations
Washington Post
BRUSSELS — The European Union's executive says it's unconcerned by Italy's warning that it won't be able to balance its budget next year. Olivier Bailly, a spokesman for the European Commission, said Thursday Rome's new forecast for a ...
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EU Parliament Endorses New Air-Traveler Data Accord With US
BusinessWeek
By Jonathan Stearns on April 19, 2012 The European Parliament approved an agreement on the transfer of airline-passenger information to the US to guard against the threat of terrorism. The European Union assembly endorsed a seven-year accord enabling ...
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European Union Approves Sony/ATV's EMI Music Publishing Deal
Hollywood Reporter
LONDON - European anti-trust regulators on Thursday gave conditional approval for the planned acquisition of EMI Group's music publishing division by Sony/ATV Music Publishing, a group led by Sony Corp. The European Commission decided that the $2.2 ...
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Irish Gear up for EU Compact Vote
Wall Street Journal
By EAMON QUINN DUBLIN—Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny pledged his coalition will do all it can to persuade voters to pass the new European Unionfiscal compact, as an opinion poll published Thursday suggested a large number of Irish voters haven't yet ...
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EU gives US go ahead for 'Big Brother' snooping — RT
By RT
A controversial bill that will give the United States access to personal information about airline passengers has been approved by the EuropeanParliament.
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European Hydrogen Association » EU Parliament adopts report on ...
By marieke
On April 19 the EU Parliament adopted the report of Luxemburg's MEP Astrid Lulling (EPP), and Swedish MEP and shadow Rapporteur, Olle Ludvigson (S&D), European Commission released a proposal for a “Council Directive amending ...
European Hydrogen Association
HyER » MEPs to vote on Energy Taxation Directive
By Karen
The proposal, presented by the European Commission in 2011, constitutes the response to the EU summit's 2008 request to align the European Union'senergy and climate change objectives. Under the revision, taxation would be based not ...
HyER
EU set to suspend most Myanmar sanctions - Rational Review News ...
By Thomas L. Knapp
"European Union foreign ministers are set to suspend most sanctions on Myanmar for a year when they meet next Monday and to support restoring the coun...
Rational Review News Digest
EU to give US passengers credit card data < Dutch news | Expatica ...
The European Union has agreed to pass on information on passengers flying from Europe to the United States to US authorities to facilitate the 'war on t...
Expatica - Dutch Local Headlines
Oldest Croatia dock slowly sinks as EU entry nears | CanIndia NEWS
By Web Editor
From time to time, someone spots the cameras and microphones of visiting reporters and shouts a curse against the faraway officials who are sending the shipyard into bankruptcy to comply with European Union competition rules.
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EU climate boss: studying China's airline CO2 plan - News - Point ...
European Union officials are studying a Chinese plan to cut its airline emissions but do not have enough information to declare it an "equivalent measure" that could exempt Beijing from an EU carbon law, the bloc's climate chief said on ...
Point Carbon - News
European publics, desperately seeking European politics ...
By Markus Ojala
Indeed, the extended crisis debate suggests that the consequences of the EU'sdeepening integration and concurrent expansion of the past two decades have finally been recognised by the news media as well as the wider European public.
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First TCM Drug Approved In EU Market
By Asian Scientist Newsroom
“This is an important step for TCM to enter mainstream markets of developed countries,” the Chinese Health Minister Chen Zhu said at a CAS newsconference in Beijing on Wednesday. The certification of Di'ao Xin Xue Kang follows an EU ...
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Latvian Saeima supports amending treaty on functioning of European
By The Baltic Course | Baltic States news & analytics
Today, Saeima in the second reading approved amending the Article 136 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union with regard to a stability mechanism for member states whose currency is the euro. ... news about The Baltics. Skip to Content ↓. Home. The Baltics Today ...
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BBC News - EU 'to suspend most Burma sanctions'
European Union diplomats are reported to have reached a preliminary deal to suspend most sanctions against Burma for a year.
www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-17769063
EU may reject ACTA — RT
The controversial pan-global anti-piracy agreement, ACTA, may soon be dead in the water. The Member of the European Parliament responsible for monitoring ...
rt.com/news/europe-agreement-acta-democracy-329/
EU - Statement by EU High Representative, Catherine Ashton ...
EU News 159/2012. Brussels, 13 April 2012. A 168/12. Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and ...
www.deljpn.ec.europa.eu/modules/media/.../120413.html?ml...
Juncker lashes out at EU's 'ungifted pragmatists' | EurActiv
Juncker, who is prime minister of Luxembourg and is known for his sometimes sharp comments, also told Germany's Die Zeit weekly that rising nationalism and ...
www.euractiv.com/.../juncker-lashes-eus-ungifted-pragmatists-...
India says EU tax a 'deal breaker' for climate talks - Yahoo! News
From Yahoo! News: India's environment minister said Wednesday that aEuropean Union scheme to tax airlines for carbon emissions was "a deal breaker " ...
news.yahoo.com/india-says-eu-tax-deal-breaker-climate-talks-...
Should the EU give up on green energy? | GlobalPost
It's certainly not going to pull the euro zone from its economic slump.
www.globalpost.com/.../european-union-EU-green-energy
EU accused of funding abortion with ... - Catholic News Agency
Brussels, Belgium, Apr 17, 2012 / 11:05 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Two of the world's largest abortion providers are being funded by the European Union's...
www.catholicnewsagency.com/.../eu-accused-of-funding-abort...
EU: Talks on Iran's nuclear program are proceeding 'constructively ...
Catherine Ashton's spokesman says talks between world powers, Iran in Istanbul are 'positive'; conflicting reports over whether Iran envoy agreed to meet U.S. ...
www.haaretz.com/.../eu-talks-on-iran-s-nuclear-program-are-p...
EUobserver.com / News In Brief / Hungary complains of EU ...
Imposing political conditions on a desperately needed EU-IMF loan is unfair, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said on Friday. "Creating political conditions ...
euobserver.com/1016/115875
EU Ambassador: Israel 'Occupying' Hevron - Inside Israel - News ...
The European Union continues to maintain Israel is occupying Judea and Samaria denies that Judaism and Israel are inherently connected.
www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/154845
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