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Get The Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards

Get The Best Balance Transfer Credit Cards

If you need to cut your debt costs, a quick and easy way is to transfer your credit card balances to an introductory rate credit cards. In other words, you can get credit cards...

Billionaire Investor To Lead Fight Against Yahoo Board

Billionaire Investor To Lead Fight Against Yahoo Board

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn reportedly has decided to lead a mutiny against Yahoo Inc.’s board in an attempt to pressure the directors into reviving negotiations to sell Yahoo to Microsoft Corp. To turn up...

Yahoo-Google Deal Facing Opposition

Yahoo-Google Deal Facing Opposition

An online advertising partnership between Yahoo and Google is facing opposition from consumer and civic groups that did not wait for an official deal announcement to voice their discontent. Top Google executives said they...

Microsoft To Set Up Own Internet Search Business

Microsoft To Set Up Own Internet Search Business

Microsoft Corporation will focus on growing its own advertising and Internet search business after it withdrew its takeover offer for Yahoo, chairman Bill Gates said yesterday. Microsoft has not presented an alternative strategy to...

Hillary Clinton Can’t See That It’s Over

Hillary Clinton Can’t See That It’s Over

Hillary Clinton’s chances of winning the Democratic Presidential nomination are now anywhere between 5 per cent to 20 percent. By rights she should be on her back, declared the loser by technical knockout. But...

New Polls Give Clinton Fresh Hope

New Polls Give Clinton Fresh Hope

New polls gave Hillary Clinton fresh hope yesterday, as she chased White House rival Barack Obama, on the eve of two primaries which could shape the end-game of their marathon battle. Clinton and Obama...

Microsoft-Yahoo Bid, Sequence of Events

Microsoft-Yahoo Bid, Sequence of Events

A chronology of events leading to Microsoft Corp.’s decision to abandon its offer for Web search and advertising competitor Yahoo Inc.: Feb. 1, 2008: After two years of talks and speculation, Microsoft makes unsolicited...

US Jobless Rate Drops To Five Per Cent

US Jobless Rate Drops To Five Per Cent

US employers cut far fewer jobs last month than in recent months and the unemployment rate dropped to five per cent, a better-than-expected showing that nonetheless reveals strains in the nation’s labor market. For...

Uncertainty in Markets: Natural Resources Well Placed

Uncertainty in Markets: Natural Resources Well Placed

The upshot: despite continuing uncertainty in financial markets, commodities are well placed to overcome most obstacles. Partly because the companies which are performing strongly in the sector are still very attractively priced and also...