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Beverages and snack report organic growth in Q2 for PepsiCo
PepsiCo, the popular snacks and beverages manufacturer posted a growth of 0.5% in its net revenue of Q2. The company’s organic revenue rose by 3.6% during the same period. The rise was in line with the expectations of snacks contributing beyond half the net sales. The snacks division which co
Published Date: July 31
Ericsson Acquires American Metadata-based Billing Technologies Provider
Swedish vendor Ericsson has signed a deal to acquire American metadata-based commerce tools provider in a bid to strengthen its presence across various business verticals. MetraTech provides billing, settlement, and other commerce-related tools that can easily be integrated into a myriad of business
Published Date: July 31
Wealth Managers Strive for Next-Gen Automation Systems for High Efficiency
The need to balance regulatory pressures along with ongoing conditions is a big challenge for wealth management firms. An industry research provided by ComPeer highlighted the importance of compliance as one of the only three departments in the industrial sector that has increased staff numbers in t
Published Date: July 31
TouchStars Growth and Achievements in Fleet Refueling and Fuel Distribution Industry
TouchStar recently announced about its fuel distribution client base expansion in the United States. TouchStar is an international provider of mobility software solutions and logistics that is now driven by the addition of two new clients in the market.  The company is represented by a Californ
Published Date: July 30
ST Launches MEMS Microphone Test Facility in Taipei
STMicroelectronics NV has announced the establishment of an anechoic chamber, which the company intends to use in developing MEMS microphone applications. The facility, located in Taipei, Taiwan, has been set up with a particular focus on improving audio performance across applications. STMicroelect
Published Date: July 30
Patients with dementia more likely to be implanted with pacemaker: Study
Patients with dementia are significantly more likely to get pacemakers than those without any cognitive deficits, a recently published study states. Although the study cannot explain exactly why people with dementia are more likely to be implanted with the devices, researchers speculate that the pro
Published Date: July 29
Société Générale Private Banking picks Wolters Kluwer Financial Services for risk management and regulatory reporting
Société Générale Private Banking has selected Wolters Kluwer Financial services to help the former with facilitating compliance with Capital Requirements Directive IV in Belgium. Wolters will provide solutions such as regulatory reporting and risk management. The solution
Published Date: July 29
Chemical Resistant Gloves by Ansell Industrial Healthcare provides sturdy Grip
Oils and degreasers are common elements found in any industrial area used for the removal of lubricants and oils from different metal parts. It is a critical part of the manufacturing and processing operation in every field. To handle such chemicals and degreasing agents one needs to wear proper han
Published Date: July 29
JTI persuades Malawi in Tobacco Industry Reformations
JTI Leaf Malawi - Malawi’s leading Tobacco Company partnered with its country’s government in the drive to transform the tobacco industry. It has committed with Malawi Government, its stakeholders, and growers for the same cause. This transformation is alleged to reinforce Malawi’s
Published Date: July 29
Wipro plans hiring from IITs and NITs
In a bid to build a strong, well-educated workforce that will be capable to taking on leadership challenges in the coming future, Wipro plans to hire from NITs and IITs. These recruits are envisioned to herald the latest technologies such as automation, mobility, cloud, and analytics. The recruitme
Published Date: July 28
Second automobile industry survey conducted by PakWheeels
Muhammad Raza Saeed, CEO of PakWheel.com stated, the company has conducted its second survey on 2014 to get an in-depth understanding of the automobile market in Pakistan. PakWheels is conducting surveys for all facets of the industry, including mainstream and the others. It noted about 24% people
Published Date: July 28
Korea Working Towards Exporting Medical Services to China
The Korean medical services industry is keen on scaling up its export volumes to China. The fast-emerging medical devices and services market in China is being regarded as a lucrative opportunity for numerous players in the South Korean medical service industry. The Chinese government recently opene
Published Date: July 28
Parent Company of Chinese Food Scandal-hit Company to Withdraw All Products from Chinese Market
OSI Group LLC, the parent company of Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd, the Chinese food supplier in news currently regarding a food safety issue, has said that it is withdrawing all products made by Shanghai Husi from the market.  The food safety scandal that started in Shanghai Husi spread over to J
Published Date: July 28
McDonalds Japan Switches to Chicken from Thailand Owing to China Meat Scandal
McDonald\'s Corp has halted the sale of items such as chicken nuggets and other chicken-related products in its Hong Kong outlets after it declared that it had also imported meat from Shanghai Husi Food, the Chinese company owned by US based OSI group, which is currently at the center of a food safe
Published Date: July 25
Scientists find eighty new genes that are connected to schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a condition, which affects over 24 million people all over the world for many years. Researchers from around 30 nations have analyzed the genes which are linked to schizophrenia. The research scientists were able to uncover around 80 previously unknown genes, which are able to put
Published Date: July 24
Foreign Financial Institutions can Invest in Saudis Stock Market From 2015
Come 2015, foreign financial institutions will be able to make direct investments on the Arabian stock market. A report in the Saudi Gazette said Wednesday that ‘eligible’ foreign financial institutions will be allowed to invest in listed shares. This new move will come in effect before
Published Date: July 24
Harvard Study Estimates 10.3 million Americans Covered Under Obamacare
According to a study by published by Harvard, about 10.3 million Americans over the age of 18 have been covered under Obamacare since enrollment kicked off in October 2013. The biggest gains have been recorded among Hispanics and young adults, the study, published Wednesday by the Harvard School of
Published Date: July 24
After a 6-year Suspension, Mortgage-Supported Debt Sales to be Revived in China
China will soon revive the debt sales which are mortgage-backed in this week after a hiatus of six years. These sales are initiated as the government provides its helps to homebuyers in the flagging real estate market. The Postal Savings Bank of China Corporation consists of 39,000 branches all o
Published Date: July 23
Mushrooms to be Soon Used to Reduce Bitterness of Cocoa Beans
A unique fermentation process developed by an upstart US food technology firm uses mushrooms for reducing the bitterness in cocoa beans. The company believes that this technique could help in reducing sugar content in chocolate candies.  It has been a year since the fermentation process has
Published Date: July 23
Babies of mothers with anxiety disorders more likely to cry excessively
A new German study suggests that women with anxiety disorders may more likely have babies who cry excessively.  Earlier research studies have already confirmed that babies of women with anxiety disorders are more prone to develop anxiety disorders themselves in later stages of their life.&nb
Published Date: July 23
Plague Death Causes A Chinese City To Be In Quarantine
Due to the death of a Chinese resident in Yumen due to bubonic plague, several parts in some cities of China have been sealed off. Recently, a 38 year old person died after getting infected by a wild rodent called marmot.  Several districts in the Gansu province consisting of about 100,00
Published Date: July 23
OPECs Revenue Affected By Global Downturn
For almost twenty years, the revenues being earned by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries were mainly fuelled by global economic growth. However, this does not hold true anymore. According to business charts, the year 2013 was the first year after 1993 which depicted that the total
Published Date: July 23
New Energy Vehicles to Receive a Further Fillip in China
China’s wants to ensure that its pollution-reduction plans aren’t mired in red tape, regional protectionism, or the lack of policy regulation. The country is leaving no stone unturned to entice consumers into purchasing new-energy vehicles instead of those that run on gasoline and diesel
Published Date: July 23
Americans have no problem being stylish on a cheap budget
Most Americans have no problem to being stylish on the cheap and that is because according to a recent survey that resulted new polls on fashion says, majority of the population think one does not need a lot of money to be stylish.  On the contrary, about 86 percent of the Marist College respo
Published Date: July 23
Hasbro Inc. Sees Dip in Demand for Preschool products and Games
America’s second largest toymaker Hasbro Inc’s quarterly revenue has been lower than expected. This is the second straight quarter of dip in the sales of its preschool products and games. The company’s shares saw a 3.6% dip on Nasdaq following the news on Monday. Hasbro, is best kn
Published Date: July 22
China’s Internet Users Plummet’s most in the Last Eight Years
The first half of 2014 has seen a drop in the number of Internet users from China. According to the reports it has only added 14.4 million new users, which is the lowest number in the past eight years.  The China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) has reported only 632 million Inter
Published Date: July 22
Overall HIV cases drop in U.S., rise among young gay men
While the overall number of HIV cases in the U.S. went down 33% in the last 10 years, the number of young bisexual and homosexual men diagnosed with HIV doubled in the same duration. This increase was noted in men between the ages of 13 and 24, as per a study that was published by the American Medic
Published Date: July 21
Emergency Ambulance Services Market
Ambulance Services in Healthcare Market Ambulance services play an important role in the healthcare sector. Due to emergency ambulances services many fatalities are prevented. Ambulance services help to rescue physically ill or injured patients by providing them transportation to the appropriate ho
Published Date: July 21
Advances and Future of Medical Imaging
Medical imaging refers to the process of producing visual representations of the internal aspects of the body for analysis, diagnosis and treatment. Noninvasive medical imaging devices enable to create a database of the physiology for future reference and to identify any defects. Medical imaging too
Published Date: July 21
Wireless Network Infrastructure Market - An Analysis of Forecasts, Market Size and Trends
A wireless network, as the name indicates, is a computer network that utilizes wireless data connections to transmit information between network nodes. By eliminating costly, and often complex cable installations and equipment, wireless networking has brought about a transformation in the telecommun
Published Date: July 21
Cholera epidemic in Haiti to be managed by the UN
Since 2010, close to 9000 people succumbed to the cholera epidemic in Haiti. Improper sanitation and infected sewage have been the main reasons for the outbreak of this epidemic.  Ban Ki-moon, the Secretary General of the United Nations has expressed that it is the UN’s chief rationale
Published Date: July 21
Sanitaryware in China on an Optimistic Bend
Sanitaryware refers to any plumbing fixtures such as washbasins, bathtubs, toilet bowls and taps, made either of ceramic or non-ceramic material. China’s sanitaryware industry [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/184769] has seen tremendous expansion in recent years owing to factors
Published Date: July 18
Chinas Multifaceted Passenger Vehicle Industry
A passenger vehicle or passenger car is one that is used to ferry passengers, carry-on luggage and/or temporary goods. A passenger vehicle has no more than nine seats, including the driver’s seat. These include sedans, mini and light buses not having more than nine seats. Passenger vehicles ca
Published Date: July 18
Consumer Trends driving Global Bakery Product Market
Bakery products constitute flour-based food baked in an oven. These could be both sweet and savory. Sweet bakery products include cakes, waffles, donuts, gingerbread, cookies, pies and rolls. Savory products include bread, buns, wafers, crispbread, biscuits, tortilla and bagels. With numerous small
Published Date: July 18
The Home Automation Market - Key to the Future of Living Smart
Home automation pertains to electronic systems that enable people to automatically control various appliances and features in their home. Automation is achieved by implementing control systems that can be operated remotely or at the site. This concept that was once introduced as a luxury for the eli
Published Date: July 18
Microsoft Nadella Confirms 18,000 Jobs Cuts
In a bid to have a faster decision making system, revamping the company structure and culture Satya Nadella, the new head has confirmed 18,000 job cuts. The bold and ambitious move comes in the wake of rectifying errors of his predecessors. His inheritance sure comes with a loss that he needs to mak
Published Date: July 18
End of a Legal Fight Marked by Recalling Buckyball Magnetic Toys
The US Consumer Product Safety Commission has recalled Buckyballs; kind of magnetic toys. These toys in the past have caused injuries because they can be swallowed. Uncommon earth magnets would be used desktop accessories and toys. Problem occurred when intestines would get trapped due to swallowing
Published Date: July 18
Emerging Trends in the Mobile VAS Sector
In the contemporary telecommunications industry, value-added services can be a lucrative business opportunity. Basically, almost any service that doesn’t fall under the category of a ‘core service’ can be classified as a value-added service (VAS). Thus, in the context of mobile pho
Published Date: July 17
A Brief Introduction - The Mobile Applications and App Stores Market
The burgeoning mobile applications market is one that has witnessed accelerated growth over the last five years. Every major brand in the world, irrespective of the industry, has woken up to the importance of investing in a mobile application. People are increasingly accessing the internet and servi
Published Date: July 17
Growth Prospects of the U.S. Specialty Pharmaceuticals Market
Specialty pharmaceuticals are fast becoming an integral part of the pharmacy industry worldwide. This niche of drugs can be defined as a novel segment of rapidly-growing biologics and drugs that are manufactured based on cutting-edge drug technology advancements. Specialty pharmaceuticals, as the na
Published Date: July 17
Scope of Video Surveillance in the Private Sector
Video Surveillance and VSaaS Industry A video surveillance system helps to monitor activity in public and commercial buildings which can be for real-time viewing or used for reviewing the video later on. Some video surveillance systems record audio and video both, while some only record video. Vide
Published Date: July 17
Promoting Retail Banking on Social Media: Challenges and Solutions
Retail Banking and Social Media Different businesses are realizing the importance of social media. The platform of social media is not just for entertainment, it can also be used for marketing purposes. Social media marketing is a great platform for businesses to promote their services, products, o
Published Date: July 16
Minimally Invasive Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery
What is a Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)? Heart is a four-chambered organ which pumps blood to the lungs and to the entire body. Four working valves are involved in the job called aortic, pulmonic, mitral, and tricuspid valves. These valves help to flow the blood from one chamber of
Published Date: July 16
Devices for Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG)/ Home Blood Glucose Test Kits
Blood Glucose Monitoring Devices With the rise in the number of diabetics around the world, the blood glucose monitoring devices market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/78458] has grown by leaps and bounds. Glucose meters help diabetics to monitor their blood glucose level which helps
Published Date: July 16
Types of Commercial Refrigeration Systems
Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Industry A commercial refrigeration system is a free-standing piece of equipment which provides cold storage for a commercial kitchen. There is a variety of commercial refrigeration equipment available in the market, both freezers and refrigerators which range fro
Published Date: July 16
Emerging Clinical Diagnostics Laboratory Information System Market
Overview of Laboratory Information Systems The laboratory information system market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/173402] does not offer a standard product. Each laboratory has a highly diverse nature and requirement. Due to this fact, the laboratory information system provided to
Published Date: July 16
Big Data and Telecom Analytics - The Key to Optimizing Revenue and Reducing Costs
According to the McKinsey Global Institute, big data sets are those whose size is larger than the ability of regular databases software tools. This large size makes it storage, capture, analysis and management of such big data sets an unattainable task for typical database software tools. Like any o
Published Date: July 15
Future Outlook of the U.S. Denim Jeans Market
Overview of Denim Jeans Market Americans love the idea of wearing denims. Jeans can be worn on any occasion, whether social or official wear. According to the statistics, studies have stated that on average, 96% of U.S. consumers own seven pairs of jeans in their wardrobes. Denims have become a war
Published Date: July 15
Painless Needle-free Drug Delivery System
Needle-free Drug Delivery System and Advantages The needle-free drug delivery devices market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/206796] is an emerging market. Injections are the popular mode used for delivering drugs to treat and prevent many disorders. However, it is an invasive method
Published Date: July 15
The China Paper Industry - An Analysis of the Growth Forecast
Historically, China has been a key market for paper. However, in the contemporary scenario, the paper industry in China as we know it today, developed after the country became a part of the World Trade Organization in 2001. This reflects in the trade figures. In 1999, China’s total paper and p
Published Date: July 15
The Wireless Phone Chargers Market - An Overview of Trends and Forecasts
Cordless or wireless chargers are poised to be the future of phone charging technology. But the emergence of this technology has more to it than just the convenience quotient. It is also about saving space, making the charging process faster and consuming less energy in the process. A wireless charg
Published Date: July 15
Global Dental Market - Factors Influencing Growth
Dentistry is a branch of medical science devoted to the study, maintenance and treatment of gums, soft and hard tissues, teeth, and oral cavities, and other adjacent structures in the mouth. Maintaining a healthy mouth and teeth is integral to our overall health, and this is where dentists come into
Published Date: July 14
Size and Specifics of the Arts and Crafts Consumer Market - U.S. 2014
Fine workmanship and beauty in any piece of art or craft attracts hordes of buyers. A piece of work that communicates directly between the heart of an artist and that of the viewer is considered an art of the supreme class. Art gives an individual the opportunity to express, to talk, to verbalize an
Published Date: July 14
Around one-third of Chinese governments cars should be electric
Lead for purchases of new-energy saving vehicles will be taken by the central government ministries and other agencies. These vehicles are referred in China as electric vehicles, fuel-cell autos, plug-in hybrids. This ration will go beyond 2016, as local province will be made to meet the target. El
Published Date: July 14
Organic Pet Food Products to Become a Lucrative Sector
Pet Care Market The pet care industry is a booming industry. Pet food market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/131454] holds a major share in the pet care industry. Many factors are responsible for the growth of this industry. Due to changing family patterns and aging population, peo
Published Date: July 14
An Insight into The Animal Health Market
Just like human health, animal health is also an area where research and development is an ongoing process. The animal health market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/179482] comprises vaccines, medicinal feed additives, as well as pharmaceuticals. All of these products are aimed at m
Published Date: July 14
North America: Key Player in the Fast Food Market
Fast Food Industry Fast food refers to food which can be quickly prepared and served. The fast food industry caters to consumers who are traveling and need food which can be served quickly. Many restaurants in this industry are actually a part of a large chain. This industry has been successful f
Published Date: July 14
Feasibility of Raw Materials in the 3D Printing Market
Overview of 3D Printing and Raw Materials 3D printing materials [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/177081] sales heavily depend on the growth of the 3D printing market. 3D printing also known as rapid prototyping helps to manufacture 3D objects which are quickly made using a large pri
Published Date: July 14
China to End Tax Protection Benefits on Imported Steel Varieties
China has said that it will end its tax protection benefits on a few varieties of imported steel. The decision was made by the country’s key organizations - the State Administration of Taxation, General Administration of Customs and Ministry of Finance. As per this new rule, taxes and tariffs
Published Date: July 14
Rise in Demand for Technologically Advanced Consumer Electronics
Consumer Electronics Industry Consumer electronics Market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/consumer-electronics-market-global-industry-size-market-share-trends-analysis-and-forecasts-2012-2018]  is involved in making a range of electronic devices which can be intended f
Published Date: July 11
RFID Authentication Services Market
What are RFID Systems? Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) systems are a type of tracking and inventory management system which many government and commercial organizations use. These agencies use RFID tags to locate the use of vehicles, goods, and people on an individual product basis. Most re
Published Date: July 11
Commercial Helicopter Services Market
The commercial helicopter industry [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/the-commercial-helicopter-market-2013-2023] provides several services. Some of these services include flying passengers during sightseeing trips, patrolling oil pipelines, assisting during search-and-rescue mis
Published Date: July 11
Emerging Indian Wine Market
Wine Production in India Currently, the Indian wine market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/174221] is an emerging market. Rising demand for wine has increased the sales of domestic and imported wines. Even though, foreign wine brands are gaining popularity and enjoying climbing sal
Published Date: July 11
A Brief Outline of the Sports Nutrition Market
Sports nutrition is a dietary discipline that studies the dietary and nutritional requirements of sportspersons and athletes. It relates to the intake of fluids, vitamins and minerals, proteins, carbohydrates, fats, and supplements in quantities proportional to the physical activity of a sportsperso
Published Date: July 11
Increasing Hygiene Awareness Boosts the Tissue Paper Market
Overview of Tissue Paper Industry Tissue paper Market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/180454]or simply tissue is a lightweight form of paper which has high absorbency rate and is soft in texture. It has become an indispensable part of our life. Toilet paper and facial tissues are s
Published Date: July 11
Driving and Constraining Factors in the Vietnam Automobile Market
Reforms in the Vietnam Automobile Industry Vietnam automobile market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/180823] has undergone many changes. Various factors are contributing to the growth of this industry. On the other hand various elements are constraining the growth of this industry.
Published Date: July 11
Wearable Technology Drivers - Healthcare, Sports, and Fitness
Wearable Technology Gadgets in Sports and Fitness Wearable devices in sports and fitness market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/207656] are available with the latest technology. These devices help to monitor a workout session. They help the user to track the amount of calories burn
Published Date: July 11
Healthcare Sector Holds Good Promise for the Wearable Technology Market
What is Wearable Technology? Wearable technology [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/189537] means any electronic gadget or product that can be worn by a person. This helps to integrate computing in the person’s daily activities which can be personal or work-related. Wearable gad
Published Date: July 11
Robots in space Equipped with Google’s 3D Smartphones
Free-flying robots inside the Space Station will function now as the brain and eye of Nasa. These robots will be equipped with Google’s 3D smartphones. The robots are called SPHERES which stands for Synchronized Position Hold, Engage, Reorient, Experimental satellites. These robots presentl
Published Date: July 10
Exports in China rise 7.2% in June
China’s economy finally got a breather as exports expanded by 7.2% in the month of June owing to strong U.S. consumer demand. Compared to the 7% year-over-year increase in May, this is being seen as a positive sign for China’s global economic outlook, and economists believe that it may b
Published Date: July 10
IBM Announces USD 3 billion Investment in Chip Research with Hopes of Reviving Slumping Hardware Sales
Computing and IT giant IBM has announced its plans to invest USD 3 billion exclusively in chip research over the next five years. The company hopes this investment will pay off in the form of a major breakthrough that will infuse life in its slumping hardware business. This plan comes barely a we
Published Date: July 10
Scientists Discover the Brain Part that Turns off Consciousness
In the first of its kind experiment, researchers have been able in successfully switching off the state of unconsciousness in a woman by giving electric stimulations to a single area of her brain. What follows from the experiment is the discovery of the area that might be responsible in making a
Published Date: July 10
North East: Flame Heating Spares suppliers launches third branch
After a massive turnover to 1.4 million in three years, Flame Heating Spares - a North East boiler and heating spares suppliers are all set to launch their third trade counter in Durham.  About a year ago, the firm established its second counter in Dragonsville, Durham. The company was origi
Published Date: July 10
Blood test will now predict Alzheimer disease
Scientists in U.K. have developed a revolutionary blood test which will predict for any onset of Alzheimer’s disease. Research involving more than 1,000 people has identified a group of proteins present in the blood which can help to predict the start of dementia. This blood test has the accur
Published Date: July 09
Factors Driving the Global Endoscopy Market
Endoscopy Market Driving and Restraining Factors The global endoscopy market [http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/global-endoscopy-market-report-2014-edition] has grown over the years due to the increasing demand for minimally invasive surgeries. Endoscopic procedures are also a
Published Date: July 09
U.S.-German Researchers Record Highest-Ever UV Radiation Levels in the Andes in Bolivia
Researchers from the United States and Germany have measured the highest-ever recorded level of ultraviolet radiation on Earth in the Andes in Bolivia. Their study indicates that such harmful levels of radiation are likely a result of the depleting ozone layer. The Bolivian Andes are located just 1
Published Date: July 09
NASA Approves Boeings Initial Design of Space Launch System
The initial Space Launch System (SLS) designs by Boeing have received an approval from NASA. This initiative could soon be taking people to Mars or to the Moon. The SLS project was conceptualized to create the most powerful rocket to date, keeping beyond-Earth expeditions in mind. The rockets that h
Published Date: July 09
China in Deal with Airbus to Buy 123 Helicopters over Six-Year Period
Three general aviation operators in China inked deals with German aircraft behemoth Airbus to purchase 123 helicopters. These aircraft will be used for general aviation by the Chinese firms. According to a statement by Airbus Helicopters, the record deal was inked with three Chinese companies &ndash
Published Date: July 08
Demo satellites from U.K. set for launch
Two spacecrafts from U.K., which includes one made in Scotland will soon be launched into the orbit. The pair of the satellites will be launched on a Soyuz rocket which will be from Baikonur located in Kazakhstan. The first spacecraft TechDemoSat-1 was made in Guildford by the company Surrey Satell
Published Date: July 08
U.S. real estate being driven by Chinese buyers
Seeking refuge from political and economical ambiguity and rising levels of pollution, Chinese homebuyers are currently driving the U.S. real estate market which is witnessing a jump in foreign sales. Buyers from Greater China spent nearly USD 22 billion on houses in the U.S. in the present year, wh
Published Date: July 08
Chicken supply, prices in U.S. severely hit
The poultry production industry in the U.S. has been severely hit after it was found that a key breed rooster has a genetic defect which is reducing its fertility. This has led to a rise in chicken prices as the supply went down. Aviagen Group’s Ross male has parented, through its offspring, n
Published Date: July 08
A new study suggests that people choose pain over boredom
A recent study has come up with shocking evidence which shows that people prefer to choose pain over boredom. A test performed on a number of subjects demonstrated that half of the subjects administered themselves electric shocks which were mild, when they were in a 15 minutes quite time period. T
Published Date: July 07
Car-making Operations at GMs South African Plants Cease after Wage Talks Fail
Production of cars at the South African plants of Bayerische Motoren Werke (BMW) and General Motors Co. (GM) came to a standstill after wage talks collapsed and a strike by over 220,000 metalworkers turned violent. The strike also disrupted car-component manufacturers. Twenty six people were arrest
Published Date: July 07
Construction TrainingProgram at Pelham library, Alabama on July 29
On July 29, 2014, The Construction Education Foundation of Alabama is introducing a Career Training Opportunity Program for the construction industryat the Pelham Public Library. The event is in the efforts of bringing together those people who are interested in developing a career in the constructi
Published Date: July 07
Expedia to expand by buying Australias Wotif for USD 658 million
Looking to penetrate further into the Asia-Pacific region, online travel-booking site Expedia Inc. has agreed to buy Australia’s Wotif.com Holdings Ltd. for USD 658 million. The deal reflected a 25% climb in Wotif shares, the highest since December last year. With more and more people booking
Published Date: July 07
Shopping Malls in America a Dying Trend
A recent project conducted in the U.S. has revealed that shopping malls in the country are on a sharp decline. The list of defunct, dying and abandoned malls is increasing year by year. A dead mall is one with low consumer traffic and high vacancy rate. New York was on the top of the list of states
Published Date: July 03
More Evidence to Support Benefits of Moderate Drinking
Many studies previously have suggested that drinking a cup of wine in a day tends to have heart benefits. However, two large studies published last month support this evidence further. The studies suggest the moderate drinking can help to contribute towards heart health. In the first large research
Published Date: July 03
ADP Survey Says Business Hiring in the U.S. Surged in June 2014
A survey conducted by ADP, a global payroll services provider, said that private employers in the United States added up to 281,000 jobs in June 2014, as compared to 179,000 jobs a month earlier. This figure could also be an indication that the government’s jobs report could show a significant
Published Date: July 03
Future Video Games Retail event at Piccadilly, London
MCV is the great launcher for a brand new event in the field of video games retailers – Games Retail 2020. This is a day’s long event that will take place on September 16th at BAFTA, 195 Piccadilly in London.  This is alarge scale event inviting several retailers, publishers, and d
Published Date: July 03
Mercks CINV Drug Effective in Late-Stage Trial
Merck & Co Inc., the U.S.-based pharmaceutical company, has confirmed that Emend - its drug treating nausea and vomiting induced by chemotherapy– has proved to be more effectual than a placebo in a late-stage trial in children. The pharma company plans to file for marketing approval of the
Published Date: July 02
Malaria Virus Induces Change to its Hosts Body Odor
Malaria viruses can change the body odor of mice, a new research study suggests. Researchers believe that the virus may change odor of its host’s body so as to help themselves survive through a key stage in their reproduction. The scent was also found to have persisted during the stage when mi
Published Date: July 02
Scientists Produce Live Offspring from Frozen Testicles
Japanese scientists have successfully produced a live offspring from a sample of frozen testicle in an experiment on lab mice. The experiment could emerge as a ray of hope for men who become infertile due to chemotherapy treatments for cancer.  The scientists have quoted the data as being very
Published Date: July 02
Nuclear Power Industry launches Memphis Emergency Center
America’s power reactors now have the liberty of accessing supplemental emergency equipment within the 24 hours from various centers installed as a part of the industry’s response to nuclear energy all the way to the Fukushima Daiichi accidents taking place in Japan. A similar
Published Date: July 02
Bob Cummings appointed by Hartung Industries
The popular Hartung Glass Industries in the industry has appointed veteran Bob Cummings in the glass industry as the new southwest regional sales manager. Bob will be based out of Hartung’s Dallas location.  Bob Cummings had started his career in the glass industry with Standard Bent Gla
Published Date: July 02
Malaria parasites can manipulate hosts body odor
Malaria parasites tend to manipulate the body odor of mice, according to a research published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. Many researchers believe that these parasites of malaria can change the odor of their host to help them during a key stage which occurs during
Published Date: July 01
Japan firms spend high on capital investment amid sales tax hike
Japanese companies have managed to increase their capital investments more than what was forecasted by market analysts even as the country witnessed a hike in sales-tax in this fiscal year.  All the large companies in the country are planning to lift-up the capital spending more by 0.1% that o
Published Date: July 01
Success rates of fertility treatment depend more on womens age than the age of the sperm donor, researchers say
Sperm quality and women’s age have the most significant effect on fertility success, say researchers.  A new study has indicated that the age of the sperm donor may not be the reason of a failed chance at fertility resulting from treatment using donor sperms. The reason may be, in fact,
Published Date: July 01
Sales of New Homes in Beijing Show 48.8% Slump; Lowest Since 2005
Newly-built homes are selling less in China’s capital, latest market figures have revealed. New home sales were reported to have shown a 48.8% slump in 2013, as compared to the same period last year. According to a report by the Securities Daily, this is the lowest ever mark since 2005. 
Published Date: July 01
Halal Cosmetics and Personal Care Market
Halal that happens to be an Arabic term means lawful or permissible. It is a universal term that is applicable to all the elements of life, including clothes and banking. This term is mainly used in connection with meat products, personal care products, food products, food ingredients, and leather g
Published Date: July 01
Smartphones Nokia by Microsoft, Microsoft to Brand Tablets Lumia: Report
As we all are aware that Microsoft that closed the deal with Nokia months ago, however, according to the new reports, Redmond giant may make a couple of changes to its tablet brand names and smartphones.  An established tipster in the tech industry, states that Microsoft will change the brand
Published Date: June 30