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NY Times sees ad declines, boosts subscribers

The publisher of The New York Times assured readers and staff Thursday his family has no intention of selling the newspaper. AFP file photo

The New York Times Co. said Thursday core earnings in the past quarter were lifted by gains in online subscriptions, helping offset declines in print and digital ad revenues.

Posted: February 7th, 2014 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Jeff Bezos takes control of Washington Post

Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon.com., poses for a photo Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, with the 8.9-inch version of the new Amazon Kindle HDX tablet computer in Seattle. The founder of Amazon closed a $250-million deal Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, to acquire The Washington Post, ending the longstanding ownership of the renowned Graham family, the newspaper announced.  AP

Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, closed a $250 million deal Tuesday to acquire The Washington Post, ending the longstanding ownership of the renowned Graham family, the newspaper announced.

Posted: October 2nd, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Era ends, new chapter awaits Washington Post

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With Jeff Bezos set to take over The Washington Post, the big question is: Can he arrest its decline and deliver an economic model for the rest of the industry?

Posted: September 30th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Herald Tribune rebrand to NY Times starts Oct. 15

Stephen Dunbar-Johnson, publisher of the International Herald Tribune (IHT), addresses guests while IHT celebrated the British fashion editor Suzy Menkes’ 20 years at the International Herald Tribune on Sept. 27, 2008, in Paris. The IHT will be formally renamed the International New York Times on Oct. 15, 2013, ushering in a new era for the 125-year-old newspaper.  AFP

The International Herald Tribune will be formally renamed the International New York Times on October 15, ushering in a new era for the 125-year-old newspaper.

Posted: September 25th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

China industrial output growth hits 17-month high – gov’t

Business men walk past the local government's slogan in Chinese reading: "China My Dream" in Shanghai, China's financial hub. AP FILE PHOTO

China’s industrial production rose 10.4 percent in August year-on-year, the government announced Tuesday, its fastest increase for more than a year in another positive sign for the world’s second-largest economy.

Posted: September 10th, 2013 in Uncategorized | Read More »

China industrial output jumps to five-month high

CHINA : Graphic charting China's industrial output, which jumped to a five-month high in July, official data showed Friday.  AFP

China’s key industrial production growth accelerated to a five-month high in July, the government announced Friday as a series of statistics gave positive pointers for the world’s second-largest economy.

Posted: August 9th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Key industries post high growth rates in first quarter

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The Total Gross Revenue Index of key sectors of the economy posted high growth rates in the first quarter of 2013 while the Total Employment Index slowed by more than half, according to a report by the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB).

Posted: August 2nd, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

NY Times gains in otherwise grim newspaper sector

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The New York Times, boosted by gains in digital readers, rose to the No. 2 spot among US daily newspapers in a sector still struggling with falling print circulation, industry figures showed Tuesday.

Posted: May 1st, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

French steel furnaces mothballed amid ‘broken promises’ by Hollande

French President Francois Hollande: ‘Broken promise’  AP/JACQUES BRINON

As gas lines to blast furnaces at a small-town plant are gradually cut off on Wednesday, it marks not just the end of an era, but for many workers, a “broken promise” by French President Francois Hollande.

Posted: April 25th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Survey finds China manufacturing hits 2-year high

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A man checks the electronic stock board of a securities firm in Tokyo, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. AP FILE PHOTO

China’s manufacturing crept higher this month to the fastest pace in two years, a survey showed Thursday, in another sign the world’s second-biggest economy is coming out of a downturn.

Posted: January 24th, 2013 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

Gov’t eyes revival of industry sector

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The Philippines’ chief economist expects to see a more vibrant industry sector in 2013 as the government focuses on key industries and strives to ease the processes and costs in doing business. “Our key priority sectors, namely tourism, business process outsourcing or BPO, electronics, housing and real estate, agribusiness and forest-based products, logistics and shipbuilding, [...]

Posted: December 25th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Headlines | Read More »

Buffett bucks the trend by buying newspapers

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Warren Buffett:  Investing more on print  AP PHOTO/CLIFF OWEN

Unfazed by predictions of the death of newspapers, billionaire Warren Buffett is pumping more money into print.

Posted: June 10th, 2012 in Latest Business Stories | Read More »

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