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| Deutsche Telekom to Acquire GTS Central Europe for $730 Million Bloomberg |
Deutsche Telekom AG (DTE) agreed to buy GTS Central Europe for 546 million euros ($730 million), adding landline networks in countries where the German phone company's services are predominantly wireless. Deutsche Telekom is acquiring ...
| Asian shares bounce from four-week low, dollar up on US jobs surprise Reuters |
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares edged away from a four-week low on Monday, while the dollar rose against the euro and yen as a surprise surge in U.S. jobs growth signaled the world's largest economy was on a firmer footing. U.S. employers took on ...
| Japan Current Account Surplus at 5-Month High in Abe Boost Bloomberg |
Japan's current account surplus unexpectedly expanded in September to the widest since April as a weaker yen boosted the value of overseas investment income. The surplus rose 14.3 percent from a year earlier to 587 billion yen ($5.9 billion), against a ...
| Intuit Chooses Finalists for Super Bowl Ad Contest ABC News |
Small businesses that produce dog treats, toys, eggs and compost are vying for a chance to have a commercial during the Super Bowl. The four companies are finalists in a competition held by software maker Intuit, which will pay millions of dollars to give the ...
| Ex 'Wolf of Wall Street' says he's a changed man Businessweek |
The old Belfort was a notorious stock swindler who squandered profits from a boiler-room, "pump and dump" scheme on cocaine, prostitutes and other excesses — a story that became basis for two memoirs and "The Wolf of Wall Street," an upcoming movie ...
| Facebook director Andreessen's firm sells a third of its shares Reuters |
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Facebook Inc director Marc Andreessen's venture-capital firm sold a third of its stake in the world's No. 1 online social network, according to a recent regulatory filing. Andreessen Horowitz sold 2.28 million shares on November 6 at ...
| French Finance Minister: Getting AAA Rating No Priority Now Wall Street Journal |
PARIS--French Finance Minister Pierre Moscovici on Sunday said getting a triple-A rating is not a priority as the markets reacted showing trust in the government's policy despite the Friday downgrade by rating agency Standard & Poor's to double-A. "I feel the ...
| China Output Growth Tops Estimates as Recovery Sustains Momentum Bloomberg |
China's industrial output growth unexpectedly accelerated and inflation stayed below a government target, providing a boost to Communist Party leaders meeting in Beijing to chart the economy's course for coming years. Production rose 10.3 percent from a ...
| Kerry's agenda in Abu Dhabi includes Iran, Syria KRQE |
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry steps aboard his aircraft in Geneva, Switzerland, Sunday Nov. 10, 2013. Nuclear talks with Iran have failed to reach agreement, but Kerry said differences between Tehran and six world powers made "significant progress.
| Coast Guard searching for man feared lost in Gulf The Advocate |
The Coast Guard was searching Sunday for a man who disappeared from an oil supply vessel in the Gulf of Mexico and may have fallen overboard. The man, who is 28, was last seen aboard the boat Dustin Danos at about 2:30 a.m. Saturday, said ...
| Spirit flight returns to O'Hare after engine trouble ABC7Chicago.com |
A Spirit Airlines flight had to be diverted back to O'Hare International Airport after a part of the right engine suddenly fell off. (Isabel Capuano). Tags: chicago news. Comment Now; Email · Print · Report a typo. ShareThis via email, AIM, social bookmarking and ...
| Three Views of The Communist Party's Third Plenum Wall Street Journal (blog) |
Contributors to The Wall Street Journal's Chinese-language site see stark choices about China's future as Chinese leaders hold an important policy meeting. Here are three excerpted takes. Wei Sen, a professor of economics at Fudan University in Shanghai, ...
| Twitter IPO sparks speculation on who could follow Reuters |
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - For technology executives weighing market flotations for Silicon Valley startups, this week's gangbusters Twitter Inc initial public offering sent a powerful signal: full speed ahead. About a dozen private companies are valued at ...
| Natural-Gas Outlook Still Weak Barron's |
Supply continues to outpace demand, and no improvement is likely until liquefied natural-gas export facilities are ready. Article; Comments. Email; Print; Reprints. smaller; Larger. DJ-AIG Commodity Indexes. U.S. energy producers are having a hard time ...
| Assessing the odds on Twitter Boston Globe |
WASHINGTON — Twitter moved forward with the most-hyped stock offering of the year, and investor demand was off the charts. After initially planning to sell shares for $17 to $20 each, Twitter sold at $26 each, which valued the company at up to $26 billion.
| 3 Warnings Signs Of A Potential Bloodbath Ahead Forbes |
The title is deliberately provocative to relay the extent of my concerns with recent market action. Regular readers will know of my bearish long-term outlook for stocks based on the view that we remain in a secular bear market which began in 2000 and ...
| What would Janet Yellen do? New York Post |
It's happened only twice in the past 26 years, but this week Americans will get to watch as the Senate Banking Committee grills someone who is poised to become the most powerful woman in the nation and the second-most powerful person in the country.
| An MBA Questions The Degree's Worth LinkedIn Today |
Mariana Zanetti had been working as a product manager for Shell in Buenos Aires when her husband got a promotion to a new job in Madrid. One of her colleagues, a Harvard Business School graduate, suggested that the Argentine native go to business ...
| GMO Labeling: Good Policy or Blind Hysteria? Twin Falls Times-News |
According to one of the nation's leading natural food retailers, consumers have a right to know what's in their food and labeling of genetically altered food is good public policy. Labeling of food products that contain GMOs is popular in Europe. Voters in ...
| Clearing up confusion on Medicare Part D signup Roanoke Times |
WASHINGTON — During a recent workshop with seniors at my church, a debate broke out concerning Medicare Part D. That's the program that helps pay for prescription drugs. Medicare offers the coverage to all enrollees, and if you elect to get the coverage, ...