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Job Cuts Mount; Pfizer, Barclays Reignite Optimism
Business  (tags: economy, business, consumers, labor, world, usa )

- 1911 days ago -
A tidal wave of layoffs washed across the world on Monday, sending tens of thousands of workers into joblessness as the pain of the global recession worsened.
The Quitter Economy
Business  (tags: americans, world, economy, humans, consumers )

- 1911 days ago -
Companies are liquidating; homeowners are mailing in the keys. Have we given up?
Economic Crisis Fuels Unrest in Eastern Europe
Business  (tags: world, economy, society, finance )

- 1912 days ago -
Region's shaky governments are facing growing public anger
Asia Inc's Advantage Over Rivals: Access to Money
Business  (tags: economy, business, finance, world )

- 1915 days ago -
Asian companies from Sony to Hyundai Motor are slashing spending to cope with collapsing demand, but they can be comforted knowing that banks will still throw them a lifeline if the going gets tough.
What Obama Left Out of the Economic Recovery Plan...
Business  (tags: americans, world, SustainableDevelopment, economy )

- 1917 days ago -
"This is not a normal recession where the mismatch between supply and demand will work itself out over time. The banking system is clogged and dysfunctional, the Wall Street funding-model (securitization) has broken down, global markets are in disarray &
Report: EU to Lift Sanctions on Hamas If Palestinian Unity Gov't Formed
Business  (tags: business, money, news, politics, society, world, ethics, economy, corruption, dishonesty )

- 1918 days ago -
If a Palestinian unity government is established, Europe would be willing to recognize the Palestinian leadership, and would consequently lift the sanctions it imposed on Hamas, sources in the entourage of French President Nicolas Sarkozy told France 2 te
Operation Cast Lead Taking Toll on Israeli Businesses Overseas
Business  (tags: corporate, abuse, business, corruption, ethics, GoodNews, humans, politics, money, world )

- 1918 days ago -
Although there have been no reported cancellations of existing deals, the union of Turkish cooperatives, affiliated with the Turkish Agriculture Ministry, announced on its Web site Wednesday it would place an embargo on financing purchases from Israel.
Hertz Withdraws From Israeli Airline Deal
Business  (tags: business, consumers, GoodNews, politics, news, world, corporate )

- 1921 days ago -
The world's largest car hire firm last night called on the Israeli airline EL AL to withdraw an internet advert which offered free Hertz rental to British passengers who flew to to Israel to show their "solidarity" with the country, The Independent has le
Did Speculation Fuel Oil Price Swings?
Business  (tags: business, cover-up, oil, news, usa, world, ethics, corruption )

- 1926 days ago -
60 Minutes: Speculation Affected Oil Price Swings More Than Supply And Demand
World Waits on Jobs Data as Recession Weighs
Business  (tags: business, world, jobs, news )

- 1929 days ago -
U.S. employers probably cut the most jobs in at least 34 years last month as the global economic crisis gathered pace and moves by policy makers took time to filter through to struggling companies.
Profit Warnings and Job Losses Signal Lasting Slowdown
Business  (tags: economy, world, business, government )

- 1930 days ago -
Bleak export data from Europe's biggest economy and a wave of profit warnings and job cuts soured investor sentiment on Thursday after an employment report suggested U.S. job losses in December could be the worst in almost 60 years.
China Fears Year of Conflict as Millions Struggle to Find Jobs
Business  (tags: corporate, business, world, finance )

- 1931 days ago -
China is bracing itself for a surge of violent protest this year when unemployed migrant workers try to find work after the Chinese new year festival and millions of university graduates enter the jobs market.
Will the Financial Crisis Bring Upheaval to China?
Business  (tags: world, china, economybusiness )

- 1943 days ago -
For a while, it seemed China night be different. Maybe the unique factors that have allowed its economy to grow at an unprecedented rate for nearly 30 years would keep it afloat when the rest of the world was succumbing to the impact of the growing global
Emerging Market Consumers Hurting With Rest of World
Business  (tags: consumers, economy, business, world, finance )

- 1946 days ago -
The financial crisis is shattering global confidence, with three quarters of households cutting spending and consumers in emerging countries feeling especially squeezed, a survey showed
Madoff Fraud Could Burn Those Who Pulled Out Early
Business  (tags: business, dishonesty, consumers, usa, world, investments )

- 1952 days ago -
Disgraced money manager Bernard Madoff's suspected $50 billion fraud scheme looks set to burn even those who pulled their investments out long before the scandal rippled into the global financial system.

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