Financial news on June 15th, 2008

Business and Financial news
Surging Oil and Food Prices Threaten the World Economy, Finance Ministers Warn

Finance ministers from the Group of 8 industrialized nations wrapped up a two-day meeting in Japan that was dominated by talk of rising petroleum prices. Read more..

By MARTIN FACKLER - The New York Times

To Curb Traffic on the Internet, Access Providers Consider Charging by the Gigabyte

Internet service providers are threatening to place limits on the online activity of their most active subscribers. Read more..

By BRIAN STELTER - The New York Times

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