Tuesday, March 8, 2005
The State Bank of India, various industries, and 20,000 farmers have entered into agreements under which the farmers agree to produce, industry to buy, and the Bank to finance some 11 commodities, including onions, sugarcane, grapes, and dairy products.
Showing unusual good sense, the U.S. Justice Department has decided to go with Corel WordPerfect 12 instead of Microsoft Word.
Two-time National Football League MVP (and two-time Super Bowl winner) Kurt Warner has signed a one-year, $4 million deal with the Arizona Cardinals, one of the sport’s oldest and least successful franchises.
Employees at the Toronto Zoo are going to the bargaining table today to try to hammer out a new labor agreement; they say they’re underpaid compared to workers at similar facilities.