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UMC Joins Fujitsu's New Foundry Company

 United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ("UMC") and Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited ("Fujitsu Semiconductor") today...

Aug 28, 2014, 16:14 ET

United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey and Uber Partner to Provide Safe Rides at Made in America Festival

 United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey (UWGPSNJ) and Uber have joined forces to ensure Budweiser Made in America Festival...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

UNAOC And BMW Group Announce Intercultural Innovation Winners

 The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the BMW Group announced the ranking of the 11 finalists of the 2014 Intercultural...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

UNAOC y Grupo BMW anuncian ganadores de innovación intercultural

 La Alianza de Civilizaciones de las Naciones Unidas (UNAOC) y el Grupo BMW anunciaron el ranking de los 11 finalistas en el Intercultural...

Aug 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

UNAOC e Gruppo BMW annunciano i vincitori dell'innovazione interculturale

- Il Segretario Generale dell' ONU elogia i vincitori per il loro contributo alla pace e la prosperità globali  L' Alleanza delle...

Aug 28, 2014, 06:00 ET
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United Development Funding IV to Ring Opening Bell on NASDAQ

 United Development Funding IV ("UDF IV" or the "Trust") (NASDAQ: UDF) announced today that CEO and Chairman, Hollis M. Greenlaw, along...

Aug 27, 2014, 09:00 ET
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United Technologies Reaffirms 2014 EPS Expectations of $6.75 to $6.85 Per Share

 In advance of a meeting today with investors, United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) reaffirms 2014 earnings per share expectations of $6.75 to...

Aug 25, 2014, 20:58 ET
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Financiación del Ex-Im Bank apoya la exportación a Perú de turbinas eólicas fabricadas en Kansas y Iowa

 El Export-Import Bank de Estados Unidos (Ex-Im Bank) ha autorizado un par de préstamos directos para dos proyectos de energía...

Aug 25, 2014, 17:17 ET
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Ex-Im Financing Supports the Export of Wind Turbines made in Kansas and Iowa to Peru

 The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) has authorized a pair of direct loans to two wind power projects in Peru for the...

Aug 25, 2014, 14:40 ET

Cities United Mayors React to Unrest in Ferguson

First and foremost, we want to express our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Michael Brown – another young black man, another...

Aug 25, 2014, 13:51 ET

United Stationers Announces Industrial Platform Organizational Changes

 United Stationers Inc. (NASDAQ: USTR) announced today that Paul Barrett will serve as chief operating officer industrial effective...

Aug 25, 2014, 12:30 ET

United States Mint to Launch Great Sand Dunes National Park Quarter Sept. 4

The United States Mint and the National Park Service will celebrate the launch of the Great Sand Dunes National Park quarter Thursday, Sept. 4,...

Aug 22, 2014, 12:19 ET

U. S. Steel President And CEO Comments On Affirmative Decision By International Trade Commission In OCTG Trade Case

Today United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) President and CEO Mario Longhi issued the following statement in response to the International...

Aug 22, 2014, 12:07 ET
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ITC Vote Puts Workers One Step Closer to Fairer Trade in Oil Country Tubular Goods

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today after the International Trade Commission's...

Aug 21, 2014, 17:10 ET
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USW Urges Federal Action to Prevent Racial Profiling

The United Steelworkers (USW) said today that ongoing tragedies in Ferguson, Missouri, demonstrates the immediate need for updated federal guidance...

Aug 21, 2014, 13:49 ET
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USW: Maine Republicans Distort Michaud's Record on Paper Jobs

 The United Steelworkers (USW) released the following statement today from USW District 4 Director John Shinn in response to Republican attacks...

Aug 21, 2014, 11:00 ET

United Bancorp, Inc. Declares its Third Quarter Regular Cash Dividend Payment at $0.08 per Share

 On August 20, 2014, the Board of Directors of United Bancorp, Inc. (UBCP) declared the third quarter dividend payment of $0.08 per share for...

Aug 21, 2014, 10:01 ET
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United Airlines Makes Significant New Investment in In-flight Food and Beverage Service

 United Airlines today unveiled new, improved lunch, dinner and beverage choices for domestic first-class customers, offering travelers...

Aug 21, 2014, 09:40 ET
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Small Business Success of the Week: Florida and Washington State Partner with Export-Import Bank US to Help Local Businesses Grow

Two state agencies seeking to help their local businesses grow joined forces with the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) through...

Aug 20, 2014, 09:16 ET
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United Airlines the First Airline to offer Uber Service via Mobile App

 United Airlines today became the first airline to offer customers Uber transportation services via its mobile app, further enabling travelers...