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FTSE and Institutional Shareholder Services Create New Corporate Governance Indexes for Global Investors

Posted: Feb 25, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

ROCKVILLE, MD/LONDON - The growing number of investors wishing to measure and analyse non-financial risk will soon be able to use an innovative new tool from FTSE Group, the global index provider, and Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS), the premier corporate governance ratings agency....

Bertrand Collomb, Chairman of Lafarge, Becomes New WBCSD Chairman

Posted: Feb 25, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

GENEVA - Bertrand Collomb, Chairman of Lafarge, the worldwide leader in building materials, has started his two-year elected chairmanship of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), taking over from Shells Sir Philip Watts, who had been chairing the organization since 2002....

SBC Foundation Makes $5 Million Grant to Fund National 'GEAR UP' Program

Posted: Feb 25, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

Grant to Address Issue of College Readiness Among Low-Income Students

Office Depot and AT&T Present $50,000 Grant to the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition at its Success Strategies Luncheon

Posted: Feb 24, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

Grant Will Fund National Public Awareness Campaign During National Ovarian Cancer Month

Contamination of Conventional Seed with Genetically Engineered Material Prompts Call to Protect Organic Seed

Posted: Feb 24, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

Greenfield, MA - Findings released by the Union for Concerned Scientists showing widespread contamination of conventional seed by genetically engineered (GE) materials give a clear indication that those wishing to avoid planting GE crops may, in fact, be inadvertently planting GE contaminated crops....

MeadowBrook Lane Capital Announces the Sale of the Assets of Motherwear, Inc to Pangea Holdings

Posted: Feb 24, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

SPRINGFIELD, MA - Meadowbrook Lane Capital of Springfield, Massachusetts, described as a socially responsible investment bank, announces the sale of Motherwear, Inc. to Pangea Holdings. Pangea Holdings, a manufacturing and direct fulfillment company with experience in the catalog industry will bring their off...

Carmanah Closes $5.75-Million Private Placement

Posted: Feb 23, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA - Further to its news release dated February 3, 2004, Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX V: CMH - Carmanah) is pleased to announce that it has closed its private placement financing for gross proceeds of CDN$5,750,000 (the "financing"). "The speed at...

Praxair Achieves Second Consecutive Top Governance Rating

Posted: Feb 23, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

DANBURY, CT - Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) has received the highest rating for corporate governance from GovernanceMetrics International (GMI) for the second consecutive time. GMI is a leading independent governance research and ratings agency. Only 22 companies out of a total of 2,100 companies...

ESP to Offer Workshop on Greenhouse Gas Information Management

Posted: Feb 23, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- ESP (Environmental Software Providers), the leading provider of enterprise software solutions for environmental management and emissions portfolio management, is pleased to announce a one-day workshop entitled Greenhouse Gas Information Management, to be held in Salt Lake City on March...

UPS Once Again “America's Most Admired”

Posted: Feb 22, 2004 – 11:00 PM EST

Atlanta For the 21st consecutive year, UPS (NYSE:UPS) has been rated s Most Admired company in its industry in a survey conducted by Fortune magazine. UPS was the only company in the survey to score above a 9 on Fortunes 10-point scale, and...



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