Posts Tagged ‘union’

Iran unveils enriched nuclear fuel for Nantanz facility

Ignoring pressure from the United States and the European Union over its ambitious nuclear program, Iran on Wednesday unveiled its first domestically produced enriched nuclear fuel for Tehran-based research reactor Natanz nuclear facility. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

U.S. stocks down as Germany rejects merge of rescue funds

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks fell Wednesday after Germany rejected combining current and permanent euro-area rescue funds, and expressed pessimism over the outcome of a European Union Summit in Brussels that starts Thursday. Shorty after the market open, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 80 […]

Fiji: FTUC attacks military regime Fiji independence celebrations; misuse of schoolkids

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Canada Post, union stop talks

Canada Post and its union have stepped away from the bargaining table and there’s no immediate word on when they’ll start talking again, as rotating strikes continue to hit selected communities. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Euro hits two-month high as financial jitters ease

NEW YORK: The euro hit two-month highs against the US dollar on Monday on growing optimism the European Union was getting to grips with its financial and sovereign debt crisis. View full post on Business Stories

Ireland in debt crisis talks with EU

Officials of debt-burdened Ireland’s government are in talks with other European Union governments about how to handle its troubled finances, but denied they needed a bailout from an EU rescue fund. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Wal-Mart Offers To Buy Massmart; South Africa’s Largest Union Opposes

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Bentonville, AR, United States (AHN) – The world’s largest retailer intends to expand to the African continent with a proposed acquisition of Massmart Holdings. A South African union has already signaled it plans to fight the merger. Wal-Mart has made a preliminary, non-binding offer to the Johannesburg-based retail chain […]

Somalia Businessmen Call On Government, AMISOM To Stop Shelling

Abdi Hajji Hussein – AHN News Correspondent Mogadishu, Somalia (AHN) – Somali businessmen on Saturday called on the Somali Transitional Federal Government and African Union peacekeepers to stop shelling Bakara, the largest and busiest market in the Somali capital. In an interview with a local radio station, Ali Mohammed Siad, known as Ali Dhere, the […]

AP source: NFL Players Association considering decertification vote

The NFL Players Association is handing out voting cards to the players that could lead to decertification of the union. View full post on Business Stories