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Manufacturing

Manufacturing is the use of machines, tools and labor to make things for use or sale. The term may refer to a range of human activity, from handicraft to high tech, but is most commonly applied to industrial production, in which raw materials are transformed into finished goods on a large scale.

Headlines Around the Web

Sanjay Jha new CEO of chip co Globalfoundries

Jan 08 - The Times of India

Boeing union approves new contract

Jan 05 - MarketWatch

New investment projects hit nadir

Jan 04 - The Times of India

PMI raises worries over French economy

Jan 03 - Financial Times

Manufacturing falls as share of output

Dec 23 - Financial Times

Sluggish economy hits loans

Dec 22 - The Times of India

Articles About Manufacturing

An advertisement for donations to fight Ebola in Africa is displayed on a bus stop near the apartment building
Ebola Vaccine: Johnson & Johnson Confident Of Human Trials In January And Market Delivery in May Next Year

By IBTimes AU

It must be good news for the medical fraternity, which is now groping in the dark not knowing how to treat the drug-defying epidemic. (4:53 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GLAXOSMITHKLINE, SILVER

‘Death Sentence’ For 50,000 Australians With The Refusal Of Costly Hep C Treatment

By IBTimes AU

50,000 Australians are deprived of Hepatitis C treatment for being too costly (4:31 pm)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, AUSTRALIA, INFECTION, CANCER

A member of the New York City Department of Health (R) speaks to neighbors of Dr. Craig Spencer in the Hamilton Heights area of Harlem in New York, October 23, 2014. Spencer, who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients, tested positive for Ebola and was
Ebola Expands in U.S., Now in New York; Dallas Nurse Amber Joy Vinson Declared Virus-Free

By IBTimes AU

The two Dallas nurses diagnosed with Ebola are both responding well to medications. (4:11 pm)

MORE TOPICS: NEW YORK, NIGERIA, INFECTION

Car manufacturing
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning October 24, 2014

By Comsec

US economic data, jobless claims rose by 17,000 to 283,000 last week. US markit "flash" manufacturing fell by 57.5 to 56.2 October. Across the sub-indices, new orders growth eased markedly, with new export sales falling sharply. US FHFA home prices rose 0.5% in August to be up 4. (9:27 am)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, DOW JONES, CATERPILLAR, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, GDP

Participants arrive at the opening of a consultation of international experts on potential Ebola therapies and vaccines in Geneva September 4, 2014. On September 4 and 5, the World Health Organization (WHO) will bring together 200 key experts to discuss e
WHO Races to Release Ebola Serum in 2 Weeks, Vaccines in January

By IBTimes AU

The WHO targets to release an Ebola blood serum within two weeks. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, GLAXOSMITHKLINE, INFECTION

Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation's head office is pictured in Burnaby, British Columbia August 5, 2014. Tekmira, based in Canada, was one of a few companies to have developed Ebola treatments advanced enough to be tested on people. Shares of Tekmi
Canadian Ebola Drug: Tekmira Firm Starts Limited Manufacturing of Vaccine, Available By December; Shares Up

By IBTimes AU

Canadian biopharmaceuticals firm Tekmira has started manufacturing in small numbers its TKM-Ebola drug. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: NIGERIA, LAWYER

Office workers are reflected as they walk past the Australian Securities Exchange building in central Sydney April 8, 2011. Singapore Exchange Ltd has terminated its $8 billion bid for Australia's ASX Ltd after the Australian government formally rejected
Australian Stock Market Report – Midday October 23, 2013

By Comsec

Australian shares are treading water ahead of an update on China's manufacturing sector at 12.45pm AEDT. The All Ordinaries Index (XAO) is down 0.1 per cent, losing ground for the first time in almost two weeks. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, JAPAN

Manufacturing
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning October 23, 2014

By Comsec

US economic data, the Consumer Price Index rose by 0.1% in September while the core index (excludes food and energy) also rose by 0. Prices are up 1.7% on a year ago. The mortgage market index soared by 11.6% with the refinancing index up 23.3% in the latest week. (Oct 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, DOW JONES, CRUDE OIL, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

Microsoft
Microsoft Aims To Kill Nokia Brand Name, Future Nokia Handsets Will Be Launched As Microsoft Lumia

By IBTimes AU

Microsoft aims to kill Nokia brand name. It would be replaced by Microsoft Lumia in the near future. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: MICROSOFT, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

The LG company logo
LG Will Launch a New Smartphone With its Own Application Processor Odin

By IBTimes AU

LG's new smartphone will have a self powered application processor Odin. (Oct 22)

MORE TOPICS: SAMSUNG, LG ELECTRONICS, INTEL, SMARTPHONE, ARCHITECTURE