Richard R. Lovely was appointed Monday executive vice president of Rohm and Haas Company (NYSE: ROH), a Pennsylvania-based company that manufactures miscellaneous materials.
Previously Lovely acted as vice president and corporate director of human resources at Rohm and Haas.
The company has also approved the re-election of twelve directors, and ratified PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm.
A fire has sparked on board the Russian aircraft-carrier Admiral Kuznetsov, which currently undergoes repairs. The fire has engulfed the entire power compartment of the vessel