Honeywell Chairman And CEO Dave Cote Comments In Support Of The Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015


"I applaud Senator Hatch, Senator Wyden, and Congressman Paul Ryan on the introduction of The Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015. Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) is long overdue, and Honeywell is ready for Congress to act on the ambitious yet valuable U.S. trade agenda that this administration has set forth. Our employees are working every day, all around the world, to produce the best technology available, and our ability to sell these goods and services Read more [...]

Honeywell to Support UAE’s ‘Green Economy’ Ambitions


Honeywell has been officially accredited by the Government of Dubai as an Energy Service Company (ESCO) with the necessary expertise and technology required to support the UAE’s ambitions of becoming a green economy world leader through advanced energy efficiency solutions.   As part of the UAE’s long-term ‘Green Economy for Sustainable Development’ initiative, which seeks to create a sustainable environment for economic growth, Dubai aims to reduce its demand for energy Read more [...]

Ted Cruz expresses support for Indiana’s ‘religious freedom’ law


Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) weighed in on one of the week's most hot button political controversies with a statement issued late Monday evening expressing support for Indiana Gov. Mike Pence (R) and the state's proposed "religious freedom" law. Critics have said Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act, which was signed by Pence last week, would allow discrimination against lesbians and gays. Its supporters, including Pence, have denied this and said it simply promotes religious freedom. In his statement, Read more [...]

Community comes out in support of the Art School


“Today we’re asking for the state’s support to expand the Honolulu Museum of Art School to meet community demand. Our aim is to double the amount of classrooms, add teacher training facilities, and, of course, offer better parking,” said Stephan Jost to a panel of legislators on Feb. 12 at a hearing on Senate Bill 324, which would grant the museum $ 16 million to help it build an annex behind the Art School. (Pictured above: The Honolulu Museum of Art team outside the senate hearing from Read more [...]

Meritor Employees to Support 19 Charities in Nine Countries on Fourth Annual Global Service Day


TROY, Mich., March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- When 14-year-old John and his mother, a cancer patient, showed up at The Salvation Army Family Life Resource Centre (FLRC) in Brampton, Ontario, Canada, they were escaping an abusive relationship. "For my mom to actually seek help was a huge step, and it shows just how badly she needed it," said John. "When she did, people were there to help."   People like John and his mother are the reason Meritor, Inc.'s (NYSE: MTOR) Women's Business Resource Group Read more [...]

Principal Financial Backer of Fraudulent Ecuador Litigation Withdraws Support, Settles with Chevron


SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 16, 2015-- Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) has reached a settlement agreement with James Russell DeLeon, the principal funder of the fraudulent lawsuit against Chevron in Ecuador. Chevron brought claims against DeLeon in Gibraltar, where DeLeon maintains a residence, for his role in funding and advancing the fraudulent lawsuit. In the settlement, DeLeon has resolved those claims by withdrawing financial support from Read more [...]

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney and Sir Alex Ferguson Support Anthony Crolla


Anthony Crolla, the Manchester boxer whose world lightweight title shot was called off after he was attacked by burglars and left with a cracked skull and broken ankle, has revealed that Manchester United's Wayne Rooney and former manager Sir Alex Ferguson have been in touch to support him as he recovers. Crolla was due to fight Cuban Richar Abril on January 23 for the WBA title—that fight has been called off as the boxer recovers from the serious injuries. And while he insists he will Read more [...]