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California tech giant Yahoo! Inc. began layoffs this week, amid rumors of a potential new chief executive officer candidate. Yahoo! CEO Jerry Yang has said he will step down from his post.
Business News In Brief TELECOMS Mobile phone giant Vodafone has promoted two directors to run its emerging markets division and appointed a new UK chief executive, in the latest move by chief executive Vittorio Colao.
VODAFONE, the world's largest mobile phone company, is expected to report a full-year profit this week because of rising sales in India and Turkey and increased demand for wireless Internet services.
Vodafone announced the reorganization of its business structure and top management Tuesday, splitting in two its emerging-markets division and appointing a new boss for Europe.
By Sarah Arnott Vittorio Colao, the new chief executive of Vodafone, has made his first big mark on the business with a package of personnel and organisational changes that include the departure of one of his rivals in the race for the top job.
Deputy chief executive Vittorio Colao became the boss of Vodafone yesterday after taking on the role held by Arun Sarin for the past five years.
By Daily Mail, London Jul. 28--AAR TIGHTENS ITS GRIP: AAR is ready to escalate its fight for control over the controversial joint venture TNK-BP unless it can negotiate a settlement with British oil major BP.
By TIM SHARP NEW Vodafone chief executive Vittorio Colao has promised no let- up in the company's expansion plans despite signs that it is vulnerable to slowing economic growth.
By DOUGLAS HAMILTON VODAFONE Group warned the City yesterday that this year's profits would be around the bottom end of its forecast range because of weaker-thanexpected equipment revenue and tough economic conditions. Traders savaged the company's stock, wiping about GBP10bn off its market value.
By Kate Holton Vodafone's incoming chief executive, Vittorio Colao, will need to combine his analytical mind with the discipline learned as a reserve officer in the Italian carabinieri when he starts his job this week.
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