Financial news on May 28, 2007

Business and Financial news
3 Magazines Are Accused of Retouching Celebrity Photos to Excess

Men’s Fitness, Us Weekly and In Touch defended themselves against accusations last week that they had doctored their covers. Read more..

By ANDREW ADAM NEWMAN - The New York Times

At BET, Fighting the Rerun

Despite being the largest African-American cable channel, BET has developed few of its own marketable stars and virtually no breakout programs. Read more..

By GERALDINE FABRIKANT - The New York Times

Fans of Canceled ‘Jericho’ Mobilize With a Very Literal Protest

Soon after CBS said that it had canceled the series “Jericho,” angry fans started sending bags of nuts to the network’s offices as a protest. Read more..

By ELIZABETH OLSON - The New York Times

Judging a Diet Book’s User by Its Bright Pink Cover

The author of “The Beck Diet Solution” said that she had received many messages from men who liked her book, but not its rosy dust jacket. Read more..

By ANDREW ADAM NEWMAN - The New York Times

OMG! Cute Boys, Kissing Tips and Lots of Pics, as Magazines Find a Niche

With a faithful audience in the millions, magazines for the early teenage years are in overdrive. Read more..

By ELIZABETH OLSON - The New York Times

Exchange Rates of May 28, 2007
CurrenciesExchange Rates
US Dollar Japanese Yen 1 USD = 121,710 JPY 1 JPY = 0,008 USD
US Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 USD = 1,080 CAD 1 CAD = 0,926 USD
US Dollar Swiss Franc 1 USD = 1,229 CHF 1 CHF = 0,814 USD
US Dollar Chinese Yuan 1 USD = 7,645 CNY 1 CNY = 0,131 USD
Euro Japanese Yen 1 EUR = 163,730 JPY 1 JPY = 0,006 EUR
Euro Pound Sterling 1 EUR = 0,678 GBP 1 GBP = 1,475 EUR
Euro Australian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,641 AUD 1 AUD = 0,609 EUR
Euro Canadian Dollar 1 EUR = 1,452 CAD 1 CAD = 0,689 EUR
Euro Swiss Franc 1 EUR = 1,653 CHF 1 CHF = 0,605 EUR
Japanese Yen Pound Sterling 1 JPY = 0,414 GBP 1 GBP = 2,416 JPY
Japanese Yen Australian Dollar 1 JPY = 1,002 AUD 1 AUD = 0,998 JPY
Japanese Yen Canadian Dollar 1 JPY = 0,887 CAD 1 CAD = 1,128 JPY
Japanese Yen Swiss Franc 1 JPY = 1,009 CHF 1 CHF = 0,991 JPY
Pound Sterling Australian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,420 AUD 1 AUD = 0,413 GBP
Pound Sterling Canadian Dollar 1 GBP = 2,142 CAD 1 CAD = 0,467 GBP
Pound Sterling Swiss Franc 1 GBP = 2,437 CHF 1 CHF = 0,410 GBP
Australian Dollar Canadian Dollar 1 AUD = 0,885 CAD 1 CAD = 1,131 AUD
Australian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 AUD = 1,007 CHF 1 CHF = 0,994 AUD
Canadian Dollar Swiss Franc 1 CAD = 1,137 CHF 1 CHF = 0,879 CAD

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