Posts Tagged ‘after’

Adidas Lifts Forecast After Profitable 3Q

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Herzogenaurach, Germany (AHN) – Adidas reported 25 percent growth in its third quarter profits on Thursday, beating analysts’ expectations. The German sports goods manufacturer upgraded its outlook for the full year. Net income for the period ended Sept. 30 rose to 266 million euros ($378 million), or 1.27 euros […]

Commodities: will there be a comedown after this sugar rush?

This autumn has seen the second dash to buy the soft commodity in the past 12 months but will it again be followed by a sharp correction? View full post on UK Business Stories

Aquino Cites Stronger Philippine Economy After 100 Days In Office

AHN News Staff Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines (AHN) – Philippine President Benigno Aquino III pointed on Thursday to the stronger Philippine economy as the main achievement of his first 100 days in office. Aquino stressed that under his leadership the Philippine currency continued to strengthen vis-à-vis other foreign currencies, the economy flourished, the stock market […]

U.S. Avoids Labeling Pakistan “State Sponsoring Terrorism” After Musharraf Admission

Tejinder Singh – AHN News Correspondent Washington, D.C., United States (AHN) – The United States has refused to comment on the recent admissions of the former Pakistani military ruler, Pervez Musharraf, who in an interview with the German magazine Der Spiegel, said that Pakistan, a close ally of the U.S., trained underground militant groups to […]

Markets retreat after September rally

Stocks fall, taking a pause from their September rally, as many investors wait on the sidelines. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Mexican Mayors Seek Refuge in U.S. After Another Assassination

Tom Ramstack – AHN News Correspondent Mexico City, Federal District, Mexico (AHN) – Another murder of a Mexican mayor on Monday is contributing to the security concerns of officials from towns near the U.S. border, who are now seeking refuge in the United States amid the ongoing drug war. The body of Gustavo Sanchez Cervantes, […]

RIM shares slide after PlayBook unveiled

Shares in BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion have fallen as much as 4.4 per cent, the day after the company revealed its new PlayBook tablet in San Francisco. View full post on Canada Business Stories