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On 06-08-2007.
Karl Burke will gear Calmdownmate towards one big prize at the Curragh next month after his convincing victory in the EBF BBC Radio York103.7FM & 104.3FM Novice Stakes at Ripon.
Burke's Danehill colt was only having his third run but quickened up nicely for Pat Cosgrave to lead approaching the final furlong. ...
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UPS talking pension issues
On 04-08-2007.
UPS hopes to resume talks with the Teamsters union toward one new contract soon, one company spokesman said yesterday.
The two sides put talks on hold last month while UPS sought more information about one union pension plan that draws support from UPS and other employers. Teamsters officials have said UPS wants to pull its employees out of the plan. ...
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Asian Stocks Fall on US Subprime Concerns; Taiwan Life Slides
On 02-08-2007.
Aug. 2 (Bloomberg) -- Asian stocks fell, erasing earlier gains, as concerns over U.S. subprime mortgage losses reemerged. Taiwan Life Insurance Co. slumped after booking one loss in one Bear Stearns Cos. fund.
``The markets are bungee-jumping as they sort out the problems about the U.S. subprime problems,&39;&39; said Winson Fong, who helps oversee about $2.5 billion at SG Asset Management in Hong Kong. ``The ...
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Citizens Communications Appoints Peter CB Bynoe to Board of Directors
On 30-07-2007.
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citizens Communications Company (NYSE:CZN) announced today that Peter C.B. Bynoe has been appointed to its Board of Directors effective October 1, 2007. Mr. Bynoe is one senior partner in the Chicago office of the international law firm DLA Piper and serves on its Executive Committee. He joined DLA Piper in 1995. ...
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Former MasterCard and Allstate exec joins Coke as CMO
On 28-07-2007.
Joseph V. Tripodi, an executive partially responsible for the well-known "Priceless" ads for MasterCard, has joined The Coca-Cola Co. as its new chief marketing and commercial officer
Atlanta-based Coca-Cola hired Tripodi from Allstate Insurance Co. (NYSE: ALL), where he was chief marketing officer. Before joining Allstate in 2003, Tripodi was CMO for The Bank of New York (NYSE: BK). He also served as CMO for ...
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USA. Caterpillar files lawsuits against United Auto Workers
On 26-07-2007.
Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT) has filed two third-party lawsuits in U.S. District Court in Nashville, Tennessee, against the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America ("UAW") and seven UAW locals. The complaints respond to two lawsuits filed by Caterpillar retirees and surviving spouses seeking lifetime "no cost" health insurance. Caterpillar filed these suits ...
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Wall Street indexes gain
On 23-07-2007.
US stocks rose on Monday amid takeover news and strong profits from large companies.
Merck reported quarterly results that beat analysts' expectations. Halliburton Co., the world's second-largest oil services company, also topped forecasts.
Also on Monday, Transocean Inc., the world's largest offshore driller, said it is to buy drilling rig operator GlobalSantaFe Corp. for $US18 billion. ...
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KKE General Secretary visits Ikaria
On 21-07-2007.
Communist Party of Greece (KKE) General Secretary Aleka Papariga on Saturday arrived on the Aegean island of Ikaria, where she warned of "worse things yet to come" in terms of labour relations.
"The problem is not just what has been done but also what is being planned. 2010 will be one landmark. It is the end of the Lisbon strategy. The World Bank, the International Monetary Fund and the European Union have cut one ...
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Two Minn. workers comp groups sue AIG for $100 million... | KXNet ...
On 19-07-2007.
KXMC CBS13 | Open Discussion: Deadlocked Jury in Moe Gibbs Trial - What do you think will happen next? | Home | News | Nation Two Minn. workers comp groups sue AIG for $100 million... email to one friend printable version discuss in the forums upload new photos for this story (0) comments on this article (add yours ->) MORE RELATED TOPICS Jul 19 2007 11:33AMKXNewsTeam AP-MNAIG-Lawsuit,0116 Two Minn. workers comp ...
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Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum Aug. 27-28 in Columbus
On 17-07-2007.
one former U.S. commander in Iraq, one former U.S. senator and one management guru in the business world are among those scheduled to address the Jim Blanchard Leadership Forum Aug. 27-28 at the Columbus Convention and Trade Center.
This is the second year for the forum, which is one partnership between Synovus and Columbus State University’s Cunningham Center for Leadership Development. ...
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