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conglomerate

kuhng lo muh ruht

  • n  a composite rock made up of particles of varying size
  • n  a group of diverse companies under common ownership and run as a single organization
  • v  collect or gather
  • s  composed of heterogeneous elements gathered into a mass
    the conglomerate peoples of New England
News & Articles

  • GE CFO Keith Sherin To Take Over As Chairman And CEO Of Finance Unit
    Diversified conglomerate General Electric Co. (GE) announced Wednesday the appointment of long time Chief Financial Officer Keith Sherin as the Chairman and CEO of its financial arm GE Capital, effective July 1, 2013. Sherin will succeed Mike Neal, who is retiring after 34 years with GE.
    June 12, 2013 - RTT News
  • Apollo snaps up Cooper Tire in the latest bold US buy from an emerging-market firm
    One of the largest ever Indian acquisitions of a US company just took place, and it didn’t come from a huge conglomerate like Tata Group or Reliance Group. Instead, it’s Apollo Tyres, which bought the ...
    June 12, 2013 - Quartz via Yahoo! Finance
  • Tom Cruise: Wal-Mart A ‘Role Model’ That ‘Improves Women’s Lives’
    He said what? Actor Tom Cruise has become an unlikely PR man for megastore conglomerate Wal-Mart, calling the company a “role model” and applauding it for “improving women’s lives.” Let’s reserve judgment until we understand exactly what he’s saying here. The actor raised a few eyebrows with a speech given at Wal-Mart’s shareholder meeting on Friday. ”I’ve [...] Tom Cruise: Wal-Mart A ‘Role ...
    June 12, 2013 - The Inquisitr
Quotes

  • Antonin Scalia in CBS News
    Scalia said "What would you have them erect?...... Some conglomerate of a cross, a Star of David, and you know, a Muslim half moon and star?"
  • Kurt Busch in Motorsport.com
    It's a conglomerate of points that we sacrificed all year,Busch said. "It's unfortunate for the whole M&M's organization. Victoria Mars was here tonight hoping that we could make it into the Chase. Unfortunately, we weren't able to. We...

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