Financial news on November 24th, 2007
Business and Financial news
Shoppers favored discounted chains over more expensive retailers as an uncertain economy hung over their heads. Read more..
As appealing as à la carte cable may sound, there is a reason that Congress has not taken the bait: it would be a consumer disaster. Read more..
Airbus, which sells planes in dollars but uses billion of euros worth of equipment, is being squeezed by the dollar’s recent slide. Read more..
Sergei A. Storchak is charged with conspiring to embezzle $43.4 million, in a politically tinged case seen as undermining the position of liberals in the Russian government. Read more..
Boeing has been blessed with a nearly perfect environment in which to do business, at least until recently. Read more..
A funny thing happened while Halsey Minor, the founder of CNet.com, was trying to kill print journalism. He ended up publishing magazines - the kind he and others had declared obsolete. Read more..
A gap in Medicare’s prescription drug coverage is helping to curb growth in the nation’s drug spending by pushing people toward low-cost generic drugs. Read more..