France’s state owned natural gas company Gaz de France said Friday it had agreed to buy the German gas production and distribution assets of Preussag Energie for $1 billion in a deal that would expand its gas production capacity by about 50 percent. Under the deal, Gaz de France will get Preussag’s oil and gas deposits in northwest Germany. Preussag Energie’s parent company, the German travel and tour operator TUI, said the sale requires approval by its board and by regulators..

Some of the bluefin tuna have exceeded 100 pounds so make sure you have an outfit with 40 50 pound test. The weather has come down too so everything points to another great Ranger 85 adventure. Let this season go by without going fishing in one of the most spectacular years in recent memory.

As you will be collecting and studying multiple metrics, your management team must decide on how to prioritize them. If you used financial measures, it would be easier because you would devote the most resources to the greatest source of profit. Some measures may be in terms of time for example, how long it took your staff to learn a new system and others will be in numbers, such as products generated by new equipment.

This is the legacy of Hillary Clinton: death, destruction, terrorism and weakness. FACTS: It an exaggeration to suggest Clinton, or any secretary of state, is to blame for the widespread instability and violence across the Middle East. And other world powers last year, a deal in which Iran rolled back its nuclear program to get relief from sanctions that were choking its economy..

In the fashion fast lane, Paloma Picasso (oh, to be as daring as she) comes up with some strange, other worldly shapes part goggle, part sci fi and all sleek. Jean Paul Gaultier uses metal frames for his various shapes. He accents them with hi tech, futuristic detailing such as several tiny screws, nuts and bolts attached for no apparent reason.

That same year Columbia had another winner, Siddhartha Mukherjee, assistant professor of medicine, who earned the prize in nonfiction for his history of cancer, The Emperor of all Maladies. It has been made into a three part documentary film that aired on PBS March 30 to April 1. “Working with students who are dedicated makes me want to write better books and work harder,” says Irish novelist Colm Tibn, the Irene and Sidney B.

If you’re the person in charge of ordering desktop calendars for your office, you’re probably aware that there are about as many different preferences as there are employees. Some people want the big blotter type desktop calendars that can be used as an appointment record, while others want something that simply shows the date and takes up as little space as possible. Then there are all the page a day and tear off styles in between..