Archive July 2012

Analysis: ASEAN path to economic union muddied by South China Sea

Published 31/07/2012

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Discord in Southeast Asia over how to deal with Beijing's claims in the South China Sea comes as the region struggles to [more…]

Euro crisis forces Deutsche to axe investment bank jobs

Published 31/07/2012

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank's (DBKGn.DE ) new co-chief executive Anshu Jain is to cut 1,500 jobs at the group's investment bank, which he helped [more…]

German support for Merkel’s crisis handling erodes: poll

German support for Merkel’s crisis handling erodes: poll

Published 29/07/2012

BERLIN (Reuters) - Only one third of Germans still believe Angela Merkel is making the right decisions over the euro zone debt crisis, according to [more…]

Greek leaders agree most cuts, lenders stay on: source

Greek leaders agree most cuts, lenders stay on: source

Published 29/07/2012

ATHENS (Reuters) - Political leaders in Greece have agreed on most of the austerity measures demanded by its creditors and are now eyeing pension and [more…]

At least three banks seen central to Libor rigging

Published 28/07/2012

(Reuters) - New details from court documents and sources close to the Libor scandal investigation suggest that groups of traders working at three major European [more…]

Modern Family cast reaches deal for new contracts

Published 28/07/2012

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Stars of the hit ABC comedy "Modern Family" agreed to new contracts on Friday, ending a dispute that erupted in public [more…]

CNN chief Walton to leave ratings-starved network

CNN chief Walton to leave ratings-starved network

Published 27/07/2012

(Reuters) - CNN Worldwide President Jim Walton said on Friday he is leaving the once-dominant cable news network, which has been plagued by low ratings [more…]

Draghi sends strong signal that ECB will act

Draghi sends strong signal that ECB will act

Published 27/07/2012

LONDON (Reuters) - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi pledged on Thursday to do whatever was necessary to protect the euro zone from collapse, sending [more…]

Google unveils ultrafast Internet/TV in Kansas City

Google unveils ultrafast Internet/TV in Kansas City

Published 27/07/2012

KANSAS CITY, Mo./NEW YORK (Reuters) - Google Inc made its foray into the market for bundled Internet and television services on Thursday, promising access speeds [more…]

ABC program chief sees “Modern Family” debut on track

Published 27/07/2012

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The top programming executive for ABC primetime television said he expects the network's hit comedy "Modern Family" to debut on schedule [more…]