Posts Tagged ‘director’

Zuckerberg promises not to sell shares for at least a year

Jerimiah Yap – Fourth Estate Cooperative Writer Menlo Park, CA, United States (4E) – Facebook founder and chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t plan to sell his shares despite the company’s falling stock prices. Some Facebook executives have already sold shares, including co-founder Dustin Moskovitz. Facebook director Peter Thiel sold his shares of the company […]

Arizona hires Rich Rodriguez as new football coach

John Nestor – AHN Sports Correspondent Tuscon, AZ, United States (AHN Sports) – The University of Arizona has tabbed Rich Rodriguez as its next head football coach and are hoping he can breathe life into the struggling Wildcats program Athletic director Greg Byrne was set to introduce Rodriguez as the new coach in a news […]

DealBook: Gupta Faces Criminal Charges

The case against Rajat K. Gupta, a former director of Goldman Sachs, would tie up a major loose end in the long-running investigation of Raj Rajaratnam’s Galleon Group hedge fund. View full post on Business Stories

Bangladesh apex court to deliver verdict on Nobel laureate Yunus Thursday

Bangladesh’s supreme court will rule Thursday on a petition challenging the high court’s verdict endorsing Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus’ removal as managing director of the bank he founded. View full post on Banking Stories

Somali journalist union condemns detention of news broadcasters

Shafi’i Abokar – AHN News AHN Correspondent Mogadishu, Somalia (AHN) – The National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ), which lobbies for the rights of Somali journalists, has vehemently condemned the detentions of a local radio director and his news editor by the Somali government’s security forces in Mogadishu on Sunday. NUSOJ secretary general Omar Faruk […]

Customs collects RD$8.5B more than 2009

SANTO DOMINGO. – Customs director Rafael Camilo said Wednesday that contrary to previous years, revenue has been “excellent,” with collections of RD$8.5 billion more than last year so far, or 10% than this year’s estimate. View full post on Business Stories