Monthly Archives:  February 2013

  • Apple Falls After IPhone Builder Foxconn Halts Hiring

    Full Story | 21st February 2013
    Foxconn Technology Group, the maker of products including Apple Inc.’s iPhone, said it was freezing hiring at factories in China, fueling concern about a slowdown in consumer-electronics demand and prompting Apple to fall.Foxconn halted recruitment .
  • BHP CEO Marries Oil With Chemistry

    Full Story | 21st February 2013
    When BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP)’s new chief executive officer Andrew Mackenzie got his doctorate in chemistry in 1980, the ground-breaking research attracted the attention of oil producers including Chevron Corp. It wasn’t until three years .
  • Porsche Vendor Eyes Brazil for $5 Billion Sales: India

    Full Story | 18th February 2013
    Motherson Sumi Systems Ltd., India’s biggest auto parts maker, is targeting emerging markets including Brazil and China to meet its $5 billion sales target as vehicle deliveries at home drop.The company that’s 25 percent owned .
  • Carlsberg Slumps as Brewer Scraps Medium-Term Margin Goal

    Full Story | 18th February 2013
    Carlsberg A/S, the Danish owner of Russia’s biggest brewer, scrapped its medium-term profitability goal amid increasing costs for making beer and expenses for changes to product buying and logistics.The February 2010 target to boost operating .
  • New Malta Government Stocks Issue February 2013

    Full Story | 15th February 2013
    The Treasury has just announced details of the new MGS issues. The Government of Malta will be issuing the following fixed rate Malta Government Stocks authorised under the Local Loans (Registered Stock and Securities) Ordinance, .