BRUSSELS – Authorities from Cyprus and the so-called troika of international lenders – the European Commission, the European Central Bank and the International Monetary Fund – reached agreement on a bailout loan for the country of up to 10 billion euros.
Shipments of tablets running Google Inc’s Android will overtake the iPad this year for the first time, research house IDC predicted on Tuesday, as Apple Inc cedes more mobile market share to hard-charging rivals around the globe.
“People should have absolute confidence in what they are buying. The responsibility for that lies with the retailers, who need to be absolutely sure that what they’re selling is what they think it is.
Indian billionaire Subrata Roy has bought the luxury Plaza Hotel at the corner of Central Park in Manhattan.
Mr Roy’s Sahara group, known for its sponsorship of Indian cricket and motor sports, paid the US-Israeli retailer El Ad $575m (£360m) for its 75% stake.
The remaining 25% of the hotel is being retained by its current owner, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal of Saudi Arabia, via his Kingdom Holding group.
New car sales in the US posted the best month in more than four years, with Toyota Motor showing the biggest rise.
Toyota saw sales rise
ZeekRewards.com, created in January 2011 by Paul Burks and touted as a “private, invitation only, affiliate advertising division” of penny auction website Zeekler.com, promised investors up to 50 percent of “daily net profits” through a system based on rewards points, the SEC said.
US regulators said they were investigating potential involvement by other banks in the Barclays scandal.
When offered the possibility of 33% off a product or the same product with 33% more quantity, which would you choose?
Lindt and Spruengli have made the rabbit since 1952 and applied for an EU trademark in 2004.
The Purchase, N.Y.-based company on Thursday is announcing its deal with the estate of Michael Jackson to use the late pop star’s image for its new global marketing push.