Samsung Electronics to speak plan with investors, skeptics

SEOUL | Wed Sep 4, 2013 4:36am EDT SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean consumer wiring titan Samsung is formulation a vital discussion with investors of a scale not seen given 8 years ago to quarrel a chewing guess that a heyday might have come and gone. Samsung Electronics, that undershot analysts’ gain estimates in April-to-June […]

Pent-Up Demand Is Boosting Home Sales, But Can It Last?

Carpenters work on a housing site in Brandywine, Md., on May 31. Pent-up demand for homes could create jobs and help the struggling U.S. economy.

Enlarge picture i Carpenters work on a housing site in Brandywine, Md., on May 31. Pent-up direct for homes could emanate jobs and assistance a struggling U.S. economy. Gary Cameron/Reuters/Landov Carpenters work on a housing site in Brandywine, Md., on May 31. Pent-up direct for homes could emanate jobs and assistance a struggling U.S. economy. […]

‘Deplorable’: 14 women and children killed by bomb at Afghan graveyard picnic

Noorullah Shirzada / AFP – Getty Images A wounded boy receives treatment at a hospital in Jalalabad after an explosion in a graveyard in Nangarhar province on Thursday. KABUL — At least 14 women and children were killed on Thursday when a bomb went off as they were having a picnic beside the grave of […]

CORRECTED-Panasonic Q1 distinction jumps 66 pct in change from consumer electronics

Wed Jul 31, 2013 7:44pm EDT (Corrects 4th divide to $15 billion, not 15 billion yen) TOKYO, Jul 31 (Reuters) – Japan’s Panasonic Corp said a handling distinction jumped by two-thirds in a first quarter as it reaps a advantages of a change divided from consumer electronics and into products for businesses, such as automotive […]

Sony wiring miscarry doubtful to palliate vigour for change

By Mari Saito TOKYO | Thu Aug 1, 2013 7:29am EDT TOKYO (Reuters) – Sony Corp pronounced a wiring multiplication faces tough times forward even after a diseased yen helped lift it into distinction for a initial time in dual years, ratcheting adult vigour on a house to respond to romantic shareholder Daniel Loeb’s offer […]

Analysis: Forward guidance more than passing fashion for central banks

By Sakari Suoninen FRANKFURT | Thu Jul 11, 2013 10:16am EDT FRANKFURT (Reuters) – “Watch what we do, not what we say,” was the central bank mantra for generations. But no more. In the space of a few hours last week, the European Central Bank and Bank of England embarked on a momentous change, moving […]

Shares of Samsung Electronics extend falls to some-more than 4 percent

SEOUL | Sun Jul 7, 2013 10:15pm EDT SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd’s shares extended falls to some-more than 4 percent after a second-quarter gain estimates expelled on Friday unsuccessful to accommodate marketplace forecasts, fuelling concerns about expansion in a smartphone business. Shares in Samsung Electronics were down 4.3 percent during 1.212 million […]

Pending home sales top in some-more than 6 years

By Paige Gance WASHINGTON | Thu Jun 27, 2013 10:03am EDT WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Contracts to squeeze formerly owned U.S. homes rose in May to a top turn in some-more than 6 years as buyers rushed to a marketplace to close in deals before seductiveness rates stand higher. The National Association of Realtors pronounced on […]

In Nairobi, 200 idle children arrested in bars as adults fight over teacher pay

Kenya’s teachers are demanding that a pay raise from 16 years ago gets implemented. Kids are not in class, and parents are angry.  By Fredrick Nzwili, Correspondent / July 11, 2013 Children work on their teacher’s table inside a classroom as a nationwide strike, by Kenyan teachers demanding a salary increase, left most of the country’s […]