Posts Tagged ‘post’

Hackers post 453,000 usernames, passwords of e-mail accounts

Yahoo Inc. admitted Thursday that hackers stole more than 453,000 e-mail usernames and passwords from the database of one of its online services and posted the information on the web. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Thompson resigns from Yahoo’s top job

Yahoo on Sunday appointed Ross Levinsohn as interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Fred Amoroso as chairman after Scott Thompson left the post of CEO over academic credentials. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

US airlines post record on-time rating in January

Mild winter weather across the country helped U.S. airlines post their best January on-time performance on record. It was also the best January since 1995, when the government changed the way that delays are reported. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Bangladesh microfinance banker turns down World Bank post

Nobel laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus on Friday quietly turned down the nomination offer for the position of World Bank chief, after Bangladesh prime minister requested European Parliament delegation to nominate micro-finance pioneer. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

Major stock indexes post biggest January gains in 15 years

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – January was good for stocks and commodities. Major stock indexes in the United States closed out the first month of the year with the largest gains in 15 years. While the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 20.81 points Tuesday, the last day […]

Jobless Claims Rise Slightly For the Week

The Labor Department said applications for first-time unemployment payouts increased, but the four-week average showed a decline. View full post on Business Stories

State of the Art: The Pogies Celebrate Better Living Through Gadgetry – State of the Art

The Pogie Awards are given to the best tech ideas of the year, even if the products aren’t that hot. And the winners are. … View full post on Business Stories

Successful Italy bond auction lifts mood

Short-term funding costs fall by half to 3.25%, down from a euro-era record of 6.5% last month, but late-day volatility sees selling pressure return View full post on UK Business Stories

U.S. home prices in broad-based decline

U.S. home prices fell in 19 of 20 major cities in October, suggesting that the foreclosure crisis is still overhanging the country’s sputtering housing recovery. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Bargain hunters lift UK retailers

Heavy discounting and mild weather help high streets and out-of-town retail parks enjoy a 21.5% rise in store footfall compared with last year View full post on UK Business Stories