OAO LUKOIL President Vagit Alekperov and ConocoPhillips Chairman and CEO Jim Mulva today participated in a special ceremony on the occasion of the startup of the Yuzhno Khylchuyu (YK) field located in the Nenets Autonomous District.
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3M announced today it has acquired Polyfoam Products Inc., a structural adhesives company specializing in foam adhesives for tile roofing and other adhesive products for the building industry. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
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Google is once again joining forces with foreign phone companies to help lay new undersea fiber-optic cables to bring faster Internet speeds to the far corners of the world. On Tuesday, the Web site TeleGeography reported that Google has joined a consortium to build an intra-Asia undersea cable called the Southeast Asia Japan Cable to connect Japan, Guam, Singapore, Hong Kong, the Philippines, and Thailand.
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HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 5, 2008–General Cable Corporation (NYSE:BGC) announced today that the Board of Directors of the Company has elected Brian J. Robinson to the post of Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer effective immediately. Robinson will continue to report to Gregory B. Kenny, President and Chief Executive Officer of General Cable.
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HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky., Feb 12, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC), one of the largest and most globally diversified wire and cable companies, reported today revenues and earnings for the fourth quarter. Reported diluted earnings per share for the fourth quarter of 2007 were $0.84. Included in this amount were charges related to the write-off of certain telecommunications equipment and a LIFO inventory related charge. Without these items, earnings per share would have been $1.00, an increase of 49.3% over the reported earnings per share for the fourth quarter of 2006 of $0.67.
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NORDENHAM, Germany, Apr 10, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) reported today that its subsidiary, Norddeutsche Seekablewerke GmbH (NSW), has been awarded its first submarine long-haul repeatered fiber optic communications link project.
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HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky., Apr 15, 2008 (BUSINESS WIRE) — General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) will webcast a discussion of its first quarter 2008 earnings on Wednesday April 30, 2008 at 8:30 a.m. ET. Chief Executive Officer Gregory B. Kenny and Chief Financial Officer Brian J. Robinson will discuss the first quarter results. The news release detailing the results will be issued after the market closes on Tuesday April 29, 2008.
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