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A decorative figure in which a head, or a head and bust, or the human figure to the waist and including the arms, is incorporated with (as if it were springing out of) a pillar which serves as its pedestal.
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First half figures indicate that the BVI fared well in the circumstances.
First half figures are expected from National Express tomorrow.
In market conditions that remain challenging, BMW Group Middle East has ended the first six months of 2009 with steady continued growth in market share despite a modest 10% sales decrease compared to 2008 first half figures.
Having been the leader in city bus market in domestic market, BMC is also the second in the truck export as of 2009 first half figures.
First half figures for 2010 indicate a slowdown in the rate of revenue reduction and a four per cent rise in profits.
1) Jie Zheng15 v M South121 Y Shvedova98 or M Santangelo109 v (13) M Rybarikova53 U Radwanska76 v J Goerges84 or (8) S Errani44 (3) A Wozniak24 v O Govortsova78 B Zahlavova Strycova v (16) M Czink62 (11) A Keothavong48 v S Mirza95 (wc) E Baltacha126 v (5) A Pavlyuchenkova27 TOP HALF Figures after name are pre- tournament (6) E Makarova38 v S Vogele104 (wc) N Cavaday348 v (12) T Tanasugarn52 (15) A Rezai57 v qualifier A Kudryavtseva75 v qualifier J Groth73 v (4) Na Li25 (7) F Schiavone40 v M Koryttseva94 M Sharapova102v A Glatch116 (14) R Vinci54 v M E Camerin99 or qualifier *A Sevastova123 or Y Wickmayer63 v (2) K Kanepi18 BOTTOM HALF & WTA entry rankings
In announcing first half figures yesterday, perhaps Whitbread gave an indication of what to expect.
The Perth-based group announced its first half figures which showed a jump in net profit of 35.
3m for 2002 but said this year's second half figures were looking better as it had promoted several ``very successful'' festivals this summer, including Reading,Leeds and the sell-out Glastonbury.
Airbus have declined to comment on the rumours but BAE Systems chief executive Mike Turner, announcing first half figures yesterday, confirmed the European consortium are considering raising production rates in the next two years.
It was a positive day for the banking sector yesterday as Barclays reported good first half figures.
Unveiling its first half figures, the former Marconi arm specialising in the medical and aerospace industries warned, however, the ongoing weakness of the dollar will continue to have an impact on revenue growth rates.