Financial news on July 5th, 2010
Business and Financial news
The European Union hopes to lower emissions from flying — and nudge airlines into adopting greener practices — by making carriers join its five-year-old Emission Trading System. Read more..
Democrats hope voters will punish Republicans in the midterm elections for blocking extended unemployment benefits; Republicans believe the public is more concerned about deficits. Read more..
Guangzhou Steel is building a new mill to replace the one it is closing — and the new one will use scarcely less energy. Read more..
Google plans to push its Android mobile software in India and China and is exploring ways for developers to make more money from applications. Read more..
Reliance Power will absorb Reliance Natural Resources, its sister company, in a share swap deal valued at $1.5 billion. Read more..
Film projects born out of the children’s television empire are lined up like parade floats at Paramount Pictures. Read more..
On average, it takes visiting just 3.32 friends of friends for users to find one of their own followers. Read more..
Tired of waiting for spending to rebound, retailers are offering unconventional promotions to attract visitors. Read more..
As it reaches out for new revenue, Sony Music is broadening the definition of a record company, embracing businesses that sometimes have only a tenuous connection to music. Read more..
Exchange Rates of July 5th, 2010
|US Dollar||Japanese Yen||1 USD = 87.750 JPY||1 JPY = 0.011 USD|
|US Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 USD = 1.063 CAD||1 CAD = 0.940 USD|
|US Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 USD = 1.065 CHF||1 CHF = 0.939 USD|
|US Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 USD = 6.777 CNY||1 CNY = 0.148 USD|
|Euro||Japanese Yen||1 EUR = 110.030 JPY||1 JPY = 0.009 EUR|
|Euro||Pound Sterling||1 EUR = 0.828 GBP||1 GBP = 1.207 EUR|
|Euro||Australian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.493 AUD||1 AUD = 0.670 EUR|
|Euro||Canadian Dollar||1 EUR = 1.333 CAD||1 CAD = 0.750 EUR|
|Euro||Swiss Franc||1 EUR = 1.335 CHF||1 CHF = 0.749 EUR|
|Euro||Chinese Yuan||1 EUR = 8.496 CNY||1 CNY = 0.118 EUR|
|Japanese Yen||Pound Sterling||1 JPY = 0.753 GBP||1 GBP = 1.329 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Australian Dollar||1 JPY = 1.356 AUD||1 AUD = 0.737 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Canadian Dollar||1 JPY = 1.211 CAD||1 CAD = 0.826 JPY|
|Japanese Yen||Swiss Franc||1 JPY = 1.213 CHF||1 CHF = 0.824 JPY|
|Pound Sterling||Australian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.802 AUD||1 AUD = 0.555 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Canadian Dollar||1 GBP = 1.609 CAD||1 CAD = 0.621 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Swiss Franc||1 GBP = 1.611 CHF||1 CHF = 0.621 GBP|
|Pound Sterling||Chinese Yuan||1 GBP = 10.244 CNY||1 CNY = 0.098 GBP|
|Australian Dollar||Canadian Dollar||1 AUD = 0.893 CAD||1 CAD = 1.120 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 AUD = 0.894 CHF||1 CHF = 1.119 AUD|
|Australian Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 AUD = 5.691 CNY||1 CNY = 0.176 AUD|
|Canadian Dollar||Swiss Franc||1 CAD = 1.001 CHF||1 CHF = 0.999 CAD|
|Canadian Dollar||Chinese Yuan||1 CAD = 6.368 CNY||1 CNY = 0.157 CAD|
|Swiss Franc||Chinese Yuan||1 CHF = 6.363 CNY||1 CNY = 0.157 CHF|