Posts Tagged ‘community’

Business as usual after Marikana mine violence?

Five weeks after the Marikana mine massacre in South Africa’s North West Province claimed the lives of 34 protesting workers and shocked the world, the strike that prompted the violence has been declared over. But the incident has morphed into a symbol of the growing chasm between those in the government, the mining companies, and […]

Premier Community Bank is year’s 91st failure

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — Premier Community Bank of the Emerald Coast in Crestview, Fla., was closed by regulators Friday in the 91st bank failure of 2011, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. said. Summit Bank of Panama City, Fla., has agreed to purchase its assets will assume all deposits. Premier Community Bank had $126 million in […]

USA : Building Bridges Radio: Newark Jobs Protest; AFL-CIO’s Trumka Challenges Obama on Jobs Crisis

Source: WBAI’s Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report View full post on Business Stories

Shopping takes a lead at London Olympics

John Burton, director of Westfield Stratford City, believes Europe’s largest retail centre will make a positive impact on the local community View full post on UK Business Stories

Community Hospital In Rural Arizona Finds Innovative Ways To Survive

BISBEE, AZ, United States (KaiserHealth) – Mayor Jack Porter rode up to the sole post office here on a red motorcycle, wearing all black, his long hair tucked under a baseball cap. Getting off, he walked with a slight limp, the only lingering effect of a frightening morning last July when Porter awoke with numbness […]

USA : Building Bridges Radio: Nurses Prescribe Tax Wall Street to Heal America

Source: WBAI’s Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report View full post on Business Stories

Haiti : Building Bridges Radio: Conversation with Isabel Allende

Source: WBAI’s Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report View full post on Business Stories

USA : Building Bridges: Stiglitz: Deficits, Unemployment & Economic Growth

Source: WBAI Radio’s Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report View full post on Business Stories

Seeking the Bengwenyama’s hidden hand

Financial support for the Bengwenyama community after its court victory against Genorah raises questions about its backers’ motives. View full post on Finance Stories

Body Found In Michigan Lake Belongs To Missing Banker

The body found by duck hunters on Sunday in Lake St. Clair belongs to missing Community Central Bank President and CEO David Widlak, according to the Macomb County sheriff. View full post on Banking Stories