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By Stephen Foley DICK FULD, the chief executive of collapsed investment bank Lehman Brothers, was forced to defend his multi-million dollar bonuses and lavish lifestyle, as Congressional leaders tore into him in hearings on Capitol Hill.
By Cherie Gordon A cornish pressure group has announced its support for the chief executive of a hospital trust whose management methods are the subject of a review, following a highly critical report into the financial performance of his previous trust.
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.
By VAN DEN BERGH, Roeland AIR NEW ZEALAND is warning of airlines folding in coming months, and says it will put smaller planes on services to London to save more than $100 million in fuel costs annually.
By RANDALL CHASE DOVER, Del. - Having shifted under chief executive Charles Holliday Jr. from a traditional chemicals business to a science and biotechnology company, DuPont Co. will keep branching out under incoming CEO Ellen Kullman.
By Pamela Yip The Internet, which has wrought major changes in the way people conduct their lives, is changing the way people manage their finances and borrow money.
By PAMELA YIP By Pamela Yip The Dallas Morning News What social networking sites such as MySpace and Facebook have done for online personal interaction, Web sites such as Finicity , Prosper and GreenNote are now doing for personal finance.
The British airports operator BAA said Wednesday that it was putting Gatwick Airport in London up for sale, but it would resist regulatory pressure to sell its other airports in Britain.
By Brad Stone Just a few years ago, a Web site giving away virtually every notable song ever recorded would have had music business executives speed-dialing their lawyers.
By Ashlee Vance Hewlett-Packard announced that it would eliminate 24,600 jobs, or 7.5 percent of its work force, as part of its plan for digesting Electronic Data Systems, the computer services giant that HP acquired for $13.9 billion in August.
Steven Paul Jobs, better known as Steve Jobs, Born, February 24, 1955 and died October 5, 2011, was an American entrepreneur, marketer, and inventor, who was the co-founder, chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. Through Apple, he was widely recognized as a charismatic pioneer of the personal computer revolution and for his influential career in the computer and consumer electronics fields, transforming "one industry after another, from computers and smartphones to music and movies." Jobs also...
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