Latest Kirchner Stories

2014-05-20 23:16:38

New York based beauty, fashion, and lifestyle P.R. firm Tractenberg & Co. announced that veteran employee Jackie Sands-Kirchner has now been promoted from Senior Director to Associate Vice President. This May marks Sands-Kirchner’s eight year anniversary with the firm, which she joined in 2006 as an Assistant Account Executive. New York, New York (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 New York based beauty, fashion, and lifestyle P.R. firm Tractenberg & Co. announced that veteran employee Jackie...

2010-10-27 13:22:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AJC mourns the passing of Nestor Kirchner, who served as president of Argentina from 2001-2007. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100816/AJCLOGO) "Together with the people of Argentina, we are profoundly saddened by the tragic loss of President Kirchner," said AJC Executive Director David Harris. "We extend our deepest condolences to his widow, President Cristina Fernandez...

2009-09-20 14:02:19

U.S. composer Leon Kirchner, whose four-string quartets highlighted his musical career, has died in New York at the age of 90, his daughter Lisa says. The New York Times said Sunday that Kirchner's four quartet compositions range from a 1950 string composition filled with spacious lyricism to a tumultuous 2006 compact piece. Music is a science, Kirchner once said about the world of music, but a science that must make people laugh and dance and sing. In addition to creating his four string...

2006-08-03 07:40:33

By Mike Collett-White LONDON (Reuters) - A painting returned to the heirs of its Jewish owners by a German museum last month will go under the hammer at Christie's in New York on November 8 and is expected to fetch $18-25 million. The street scene by German expressionist artist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner is the latest valuable work of restituted art to be sold on quickly by new owners. In June news emerged that cosmetics magnate Ronald S. Lauder had bought a Gustav Klimt portrait for...

2005-11-02 02:12:38

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President George W. Bush, preparing to visit Latin America, said the United States will not intervene in negotiations between Argentina and the International Monetary Fund on a follow-up loan agreement. In comments ahead of an Americas presidential summit in Argentina, Bush said Argentine President Nestor Kirchner and his economic team should deal directly with the IMF. "Since he's proven himself of being capable of performing it seems like to me the best...

2005-10-24 00:42:27

By Kevin Gray BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (Reuters) - Argentine President Nestor Kirchner strengthened his support in Congress during legislative elections on Sunday, while his wife scored a resounding victory in an important Senate race. Cristina Kirchner defeated her opponent by some 25 points, exit polls showed, helping to expand the left-of-center president's political base in the country's largest province, Buenos Aires. "These people supported a model for the country that is...

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