Global Markets

Australia's ASX outshines Asian indices

Australian Stock Market Report – Afternoon 4/24/14

The buying spree continued on the final day of the shortened trading week, with Australian stocks once again closing at their best levels in almost six years.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Juliette Saly, CommSec Market Analyst

Stocks Fall as Nasdaq Slides; Dollar Eases on Jobs Data

Australian Dollar Outlook - 24 April 2014

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian Dollar consolidated overnight, following the sharp fall it recorded in response to yesterday’s softer CPI report and is currently trading around USD 0.9285.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Christine Gaylican

australian stock market

Australian Stock Market Report – Midday 4/24/14

The Australian share market continues to trade at near six year highs in the early session, despite a negative lead from Wall Street. Investor sentiment has been boosted however by strong earnings reports from Facebook and Apple in the US, after the bell, which has sent both companies' share prices higher in after-hours trade.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Juliette Saly, CommSec Market Analyst

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant - Feb. 17, 2009.

Australia Consumer Watch: Looming NSW Gas Price Hike Possible to Extend in Other States

Gas prices in New South Wales are set to increase by 17.6 per cent effective July 1, making typical NSW households' gas bills jump between $150 and $225 annually.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

The leaf on the Apple symbol is tinted green at the Apple flagship store on 5th Ave in New York

Global Markets Overview – 4/24/14

The equity rally we've been seeing in the US finally came to a halt on the back of mixed earnings and some disappointing economic data. The US flash manufacturing PMI and new home sales both missed estimates and contributed to dampening sentiment. While earnings weren't great in US trade, after hours trade has seen some monster results from tech giants Apple and Facebook.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Stan Shamu, IG Markets Strategist

A man monitors stock market prices inside a brokerage in Taipei

Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 4/24/14

In US economic data, new home sales fell by 14.5% to a 384,000 annual rate in March, an 8-month low and below the market expectation for a result near 450,000. The Markit manufacturing index eased from 55.5 to 55.4 in April, below forecasts for a result near 56.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Craig James, CommSec Chief Economist

Sydney Opera House

Australians to Spend $13,000+ for 2014 Travels, Double Global Average of $5,500

A TripBarometer survey by travel site TripAdvisor among 50,000 people from different countries named Australia and Italy as their top dream destinations with the two nations tied for first place.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Vittorio Hernandez

US

Israel Suspends Peace Talks after Palestinian Unity Bid

Israel Suspends Peace Talks after Palestinian Unity Bid

Israel on Thursday suspended U.S.-sponsored peace talks with the Palestinians in response to President Mahmoud Abbas's unexpected unity pact with the rival Islamist Hamas group.

Friday, April 25, 2014

MH370 Debris might have washed ashore? Pieces of Wreckage have been spotted in Western Australia shore (Photo: Reuters)

Australia Rules out Link between Debris and Malaysian Plane

Authorities ruled out any link between debris picked up on an Australian beach and a missing Malaysian jetliner on Thursday as a tropical cyclone again threatened to hamper a 26-nation air, surface and underwater search of the Indian Ocean.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Kerry warns U.S. is evaluating role in Middle East peace talks

Kerry: Window Closing for Russia to Change Course in Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry suggested on Thursday that the United States is drawing closer to imposing more sanctions on Russia by saying time was running out for Moscow to change its course in Ukraine.

Friday, April 25, 2014

China to Outlaw Eating of Protected Animal Species

China to Outlaw Eating of Protected Animal Species

China will jail people who eat rare animals for 10 years or more under a new interpretation of the criminal law, state media reported, as the government seeks to close a legal loophole and better protect the natural environment.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Ukraine Forces Kill up to Five Rebels; Russia Starts Drill near Border

Ukraine Forces Kill up to Five Rebels; Russia Starts Drill near Border

Ukrainian forces killed up to five pro-Moscow rebels on Thursday as they closed in on the separatists' military stronghold in the east, and Russia launched army drills near the border in response, raising fears its troops would invade.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Obama Wraps up Japan Visit after Security Pledge but no Trade Deal

Obama Wraps up Japan Visit after Security Pledge but no Trade Deal

U.S. President Barack Obama neared the end of a state visit to Japan on Friday during which he assured America's close ally that Washington would come to its defence but failed to clinch a trade deal vital to his promised "pivot" to Asia.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Korean School Tribute Leaves Empty Spaces for Unfound Ferry Victims

Korean School Tribute Leaves Empty Spaces for Unfound Ferry Victims

A floral tribute to the children who drowned in a sinking South Korean ferry features photographs of the victims in their school uniforms and lines of empty spaces waiting to be filled with photos as the confirmed death toll rises.

Friday, April 25, 2014

World

Israel Suspends Peace Talks after Palestinian Unity Bid

Israel Suspends Peace Talks after Palestinian Unity Bid

Israel on Thursday suspended U.S.-sponsored peace talks with the Palestinians in response to President Mahmoud Abbas's unexpected unity pact with the rival Islamist Hamas group.

Friday, April 25, 2014

MH370 Debris might have washed ashore? Pieces of Wreckage have been spotted in Western Australia shore (Photo: Reuters)

Australia Rules out Link between Debris and Malaysian Plane

Authorities ruled out any link between debris picked up on an Australian beach and a missing Malaysian jetliner on Thursday as a tropical cyclone again threatened to hamper a 26-nation air, surface and underwater search of the Indian Ocean.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Kerry warns U.S. is evaluating role in Middle East peace talks

Kerry: Window Closing for Russia to Change Course in Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry suggested on Thursday that the United States is drawing closer to imposing more sanctions on Russia by saying time was running out for Moscow to change its course in Ukraine.

Friday, April 25, 2014

China to Outlaw Eating of Protected Animal Species

China to Outlaw Eating of Protected Animal Species

China will jail people who eat rare animals for 10 years or more under a new interpretation of the criminal law, state media reported, as the government seeks to close a legal loophole and better protect the natural environment.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Ukraine Forces Kill up to Five Rebels; Russia Starts Drill near Border

Ukraine Forces Kill up to Five Rebels; Russia Starts Drill near Border

Ukrainian forces killed up to five pro-Moscow rebels on Thursday as they closed in on the separatists' military stronghold in the east, and Russia launched army drills near the border in response, raising fears its troops would invade.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Obama Wraps up Japan Visit after Security Pledge but no Trade Deal

Obama Wraps up Japan Visit after Security Pledge but no Trade Deal

U.S. President Barack Obama neared the end of a state visit to Japan on Friday during which he assured America's close ally that Washington would come to its defence but failed to clinch a trade deal vital to his promised "pivot" to Asia.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Korean School Tribute Leaves Empty Spaces for Unfound Ferry Victims

Korean School Tribute Leaves Empty Spaces for Unfound Ferry Victims

A floral tribute to the children who drowned in a sinking South Korean ferry features photographs of the victims in their school uniforms and lines of empty spaces waiting to be filled with photos as the confirmed death toll rises.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Economy

Asian shares rise as Fed Minutes Soothe Sentiment

Asian Shares, Dollar Struggle on Ukraine Anxiety

Asian stocks struggled on Friday, as fears of an escalating Ukraine crisis eclipsed upbeat U.S. economic data and robust U.S. tech shares.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Australia 'Weak' in Bridging Digital Divide

Australia has fallen from 9th post to 18th place in the 2014 Global Information Technology Report.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Athena Yenko

Stocks Fall as Nasdaq Slides; Dollar Eases on Jobs Data

Australian Dollar Outlook - 24 April 2014

Bell FX Currency Outlook: The Australian Dollar consolidated overnight, following the sharp fall it recorded in response to yesterday’s softer CPI report and is currently trading around USD 0.9285.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Christine Gaylican

BSE Sensex

Indian Markets Closed on Thursday for Elections

Indian debt, currency and equity markets will be closed on Thursday as Mumbai takes part in the five-week long Parliament election process set to conclude in mid-May. Trading will resume on Friday.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Moving Oil by Rail Safely Major Industry Concern

Buffett: Moving Oil by Rail Safely Major Industry Concern

Warren Buffett, chairman of conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway (BRKa.N), said on Wednesday that safety is a major priority for the rail industry, after a recent spate of accidents raised concerns about how to transport oil safely.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Asian shares rise as Fed Minutes Soothe Sentiment

Asia Markets: Tech Sector Brightens as Apple Jumps 8 Percent

Asian markets could get a lift on Thursday after tech heavyweights Apple and Facebook beat Wall Street expectations, sending their stock up sharply and boosting Nasdaq futures.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant - Feb. 17, 2009.

Australia Consumer Watch: Looming NSW Gas Price Hike Possible to Extend in Other States

Gas prices in New South Wales are set to increase by 17.6 per cent effective July 1, making typical NSW households' gas bills jump between $150 and $225 annually.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Esther Tanquintic-Misa

Companies

Microsoft Beats Wall Street on New CEO Debut

Microsoft Beats Wall Street on New CEO Debut

Microsoft Corp's (MSFT.O) new chief executive got off to a winning start with Wall Street on Thursday as the world's largest software company eased past analysts' profit estimates despite the pressure of falling computer sales.

Friday, April 25, 2014

NTT DoCoMo to Exit India, Unload Entire Stake in Tata Teleservices - Sources

Japan's NTT DoCoMo Inc (9437.T) will unload its 26.5 percent stake in loss-making Indian mobile phone joint venture Tata Teleservices Ltd and exit the country as it struggles with tough price competition, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Apple Inc.

Apple, Google Agree to Pay over $300 Million to Settle Conspiracy Lawsuit

Four major tech companies including Apple and Google have agreed to pay a total of $324 million to settle a lawsuit accusing them of conspiring to hold down salaries in Silicon Valley, sources familiar with the deal said, just weeks before a high profile trial had been scheduled to begin.

Friday, April 25, 2014

The Apple Logo is Displayed Onstage Before a Product Unveiling Event at Apple Headquarters in Cupertino, California

Apple Inc. Surprises Investors and Analysts with $45.6B Revenue Due to Strong iPhone Sales in Q2 2014

Apple Inc. has beaten analysts' expectations and its own guidance by earning $45.6 billion in revenue for the first quarter of the calendar year and the second quarter of the fiscal year.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Reissa Su

Tata Bolt Spotted Testing Again; Launch Nears

Tata Bolt Spotted Testing Again as Launch Nears

Tata's soon-to-be-launched Bolt has been spied testing again in the country, further fuelling launch speculations of the car.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by greeshma m

File photo of a logo of Hyundai Motor on a sedan covered with snow at a shipping yard in Pyeongtaek

Hyundai 1.0-Litre Eon Magna Launched in India: Report

Korean manufacturer Hyundai's entry level hatchback offering in India, Eon has reportedly gotten a new 1.litre petrol engine variant, suggests a new report.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by greeshma m

2014 Renault Fluence Facelift Launched In India; Price, Feature Details (WikimediaCommons/Charles01)

Renault India Opens Second Dealership in Jaipur

Renault India inaugurated its second showroom in Japiur, taking the total number of dealerships to 125.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by greeshma m

Tech

Samsung Galaxy S5 Crystal Edition Teased Online; Tipped to Debut in May

Samsung Galaxy S5 Crystal Edition Teased Online; Tipped to Launch in May

Samsung has officially begun teasing the new Galaxy S5 variant Crystal edition which is reportedly making its debut as early as next month

Friday, April 25, 2014 by Rohit KVN

3 Reasons Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.4 Kitkat OS Update May Not Happen

Samsung Galaxy S3 Android 4.4 Kitkat OS update has not arrived to the handsets yet. There is a possibility it may not happen at all.

Friday, April 25, 2014 by Kristin Dian Mariano

Apple Inc CEO Tim Cook Speaks About the New iPad Air and the iPad Mini with Retnia Display During an Apple Event in San Francisco

Apple iPad Air 2 and Apple iPad 4 Release Update: iPads to Feature Accelerometer and Touch Sensor

Apple recently obtained 37 patent grants according to the US Patent and Trademark Office. The granted patents include five design patents and two major iDevice technologies. The patents also hint what people can expect from upcoming iPad series including the iPad 4 and the iPad Air 2. Two major iDevice technologies discuss the use of accelerometer and new touch sensor.

Friday, April 25, 2014 by Precious Silva

Apple Tipped to Debut iPhone Phablet in May; iPhone 6 (aka Air) in September 2014

Apple iPhone 6 Release Update: iPhone 6 to Feature WiFi Indoor Navigation and 3D Positioning

Many handsets use GPS for navigation and mapping. Apple wants to change that with a newly patented system. According to the recent patent sighting, the technology will allow Apple to expand data positioning. The readings will be more accurate and not reliant on added hardware except for the present WiFi infrastructure.

Friday, April 25, 2014 by Precious Silva

Nexus 6

Google Nexus 6 Could Come With 64-Bit SoC from MediaTek but Release Date Must Wait Until December 2014 – Reports

The Google Nexus 6 on release date will likely draw its power from a 64-bit processing chip but Android fans will have to wait until 2014 Christmas time to actually get hold of the device, new reports said.

Friday, April 25, 2014 by Erik Pineda

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Release Date: Patent Hints at Drastic Changes in Design

Samsung Electronics has not announced the release date of its upcoming device Galaxy Note 4 yet but speculations have been doing the rounds, ever since Galaxy S5 was released. Now, a patent filed by the South Korean electronics giant for a device, possibly the much-hyped phablet, has hinted at drastic changes in design.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Raymond Ronamai

Sony Background Defocus Camera App Released for Xperia Phones on Google Play Store

Sony Background Defocus Camera App Now Avaialble for More Xperia Phones at Google Play Store

The mobile arm of consumer electronics giant Sony has released the feature-rich 'Background Defocus' camera app on Google Play store.

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by Rohit KVN

Forex

EURUSD Daily Forecast: January 09

EURUSD Forecast     The EURUSD had a bearish momentum yesterday bottomed at 1.3553. The bias is bearish in nearest term. As you can see on my daily chart below, price is testing the lower line of the bullish channel. A clear break and daily close below the bullish channel and 1.3550 – 1.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

GBPUSD Daily Forecast: January 09

GBPUSD Forecast The GBPUSD had bullish momentum yesterday topped at 1.6471. The bias is bullish in nearest term testing 1.6530. Immediate support is seen around 1.6435. A clear break below that area could lead price to neutral zone in nearest term testing 1.6400 or lower but as long as stays above 1.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

USDJPY Daily Forecast: January 09

USDJPY Forecast The USDJPY was indecisive yesterday but overall still able to maintain its bullish intraday bias so far. The bias remains bullish in nearest term especially if price able to make a clear break above 105.00 testing 105.50 – 106.00 target area. Immediate support is seen around 104.70.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

USDCHF Daily Forecast: January 09

USDCHF Forecast The USDCHF continued its bullish momentum yesterday topped at 0.9127. The bullish momentum was not as strong as I had expected, but the bias remain bullish in nearest term testing 0.9190. Immediate support is seen around 0.9100.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by swibowo

Asian Session Notes: 1/09/14

AUDUSD Resistance: 0.8916 moderate / 0.8935 moderate / 0.8951 minor Support: 0.8881 moderate / 0.8842 moderate / 0.8822 moderate Wednesday saw the Aussy easing off to close just above its lows with prices now in the middle of its consolidation from December.

Thursday, January 09, 2014 by mdelapaz

EURUSD Daily Forecast: January 08

EURUSD Forecast     The EURUSD was indecisive yesterday. The bias remains neutral in nearest term. Important intraday range to be closely watched is seen between 1.3675 – 1.3595. A clear break above 1.3675 could trigger further bullish pressure testing 1.3850 key resistance. On the other hand, a clear break below 1.

Wednesday, January 08, 2014 by swibowo

GBPUSD Daily Forecast: January 08

GBPUSD Forecast The GBPUSD had another indecisive movement yesterday. There are no changes in my technical outlook. The bias remains neutral in nearest term. Important intraday range to be closely watched is seen between 1.6435 – 1.6335.  A clear break above 1.6435 could trigger further bullish pressure testing 1.6475 or higher.

Wednesday, January 08, 2014 by swibowo

Education

Student loan default rate rising

The Department of Education (DoE) said that default on student loans climbed to 7.0 percent in fiscal 2008, up from 6.7 percent in the prior fiscal year - yet another manifestation of the sluggish economy and bleak jobs market.

Saturday, September 18, 2010 by Palash R. Ghosh

China sends more students to US B schools than India this year

Big brother China has beaten India for the first time in the number of students to US management schools.

Friday, September 17, 2010

US universities attract fewer students

The share of foreign students coming to the United States has been going down every year since 2000, shows a study released by an international body comprising the developed nations of the world.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Recession makes more people take up higher studies

If there is one single benefit to the US due to the recession, it is that more people are studying in colleges than ever.

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Bonus Points: Setting Targets for CFO Compensation in Times of Crisis

The recession has caused all sorts of difficulties for CFOs: falling earnings, tumbling stock prices and, occasionally, knotty negotiations with lenders.

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

The Whole Truth and Nothing but the Truth: Managing Information Asymmetry in IS Consulting

A cynic might say that information systems consultants shortchange their clients. They can, for example, promise more than they deliver.

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Boston: beyond the familiar MBA recruitment faces

Despite experiencing a good number of mergers and acquisitions over the past five years, notably Procter and Gamble's acquisition of Boston mainstay Gillette, Boston is still home to some of the most recognized MBA recruitment brands.

Tuesday, September 07, 2010 by Dan Beaudry And Susan Peppercorn

Auto

Fisker to Debut Karma Hybrid at 2010 Paris Motor Show

Irvine, California-based Fisker Automotive will debut the first factory-built Karma at the upcoming 2010 Paris Motor Show this October.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

BMW recalls 350,000 cars, including Rolls-Royces

BMW is voluntarily recalling 350,000 cars worldwide due to a possible brake problems that the world's biggest premium carmaker said have not caused any accidents.

Friday, October 01, 2010

GM posts gain amid still-slow auto market

General Motors Co posted an annual sales gain of 10.5 percent in September amid evidence that the U.S. auto market remained stuck in a slow-moving recovery at the start of the fourth quarter.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Electric cars arrive while posing test for grids

Top automakers finally have electric cars ready to purr into dealer showrooms. Now the question is whether the charging infrastructure and electricity supply are up to the task.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Luxury carmakers return to records of old

Europe's luxury carmakers fear no double-dip thanks to a fresh supply of wealthy customers in emerging markets who have just earned enough money to buy their first Mercedes-Benz or Ferrari.

Friday, October 01, 2010

Fiat to launch new models end-2011

Italian automaker Fiat has decided to launch new products only at the end of 2011 or early 2012 due to the weakness of the market

Friday, October 01, 2010

Autos would get up to 62 mpg under proposal

Automakers would have to achieve sharply higher fuel economy -- between 47 and 62 miles per gallon -- by 2025 under a preliminary plan released by the Obama administration

Friday, October 01, 2010

Jobs

Monster US online jobs index rises to 138 in September

A monthly gauge of online labor demand in the United States edged up in September from a month ago and was 16 percent above the reading from a year ago.

Friday, October 08, 2010

Private sector job cuts raise Fed easing chance

U.S. private employers unexpectedly shed jobs in September, reinforcing the belief that the U.S. Federal Reserve will embark on another round of monetary policy stimulus to support the economic recovery as early as next month.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Private sector sheds 39,000 jobs in Sept

Private employers unexpectedly cut 39,000 jobs in September after adding an upwardly revised 10,000 jobs in August, a report by a payrolls processor showed on Wednesday.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Prices gain on unexpected private jobs decline

U.S. Treasury debt prices climbed on Wednesday, pushing benchmark note yields to the lowest since January 2009, after ADP Employer Services said private payrolls unexpectedly contracted in September.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Meet Claudia! Objective: Make a successful career change from teaching into counseling.

The best part of my job is reuniting candidates with their self-confidence. In today's job market I know it is so difficult to remain positive and to not take rejection personally.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010 by Samantha Nolan

#1 Problem with All Resumes, Job Searches, and Interviews

Imagine sitting in a lobby waiting for an interview. You look around and all those waiting are as professional and qualified as you...

Tuesday, October 05, 2010 by Rosa E. Vargas

The New Grad Quagmire

It's an interesting dilemma for new grads these days. Assuming you're lucky enough to score a job, you'll find yourself thrown into a workforce for which you've (probably) received little or no formal training. Sadder still, you probably won't receive much on-the-job training either.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010 by Emily Bennington

Health

Morning sickness may signal healthier pregnancy

New research confirms that women plagued by morning sickness in early pregnancy are less likely to miscarry.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Nobel-winning work is matchmaker for molecules

The three winners of this year's Nobel Prize for Chemistry all developed new ways to make carbon atoms stick to one another -- a mundane-sounding process that in fact underlies the very basis of life.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

FDA to push for more investment in science

Health regulators plan to spend millions of dollars to step up their scientific prowess in a move that officials say will help quickly get new treatments to patients and protect the public against possible health threats.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

How Republicans could block healthcare reform

Republicans could keep their promises to stop healthcare reform even if they cannot repeal it, simply by blocking legislation needed to pay for it, one expert argued on Wednesday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Poor healthcare may shorten American lives: study

Americans die sooner than citizens of a dozen other developed nations and the usual suspects -- obesity, traffic accidents and a high murder rate -- are not to blame, researchers reported on Thursday.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

Ultra-Running and Race Day Nutrition

Ultra-running (as defined by any running race longer than the marathon of 26.2 miles) requires a whole different nutritional viewpoint when compared to the gels and quick shots of Gatorade normally

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

International Walk to School Day is October 6

The Partnership for a Walkable America sponsored the first National Walk Our Children to School Day in Chicago in 1997. It was a simple day, designed to highlight the need to create communities that are walkable. The day was created, in part, on a similar concept celebrated in the United Kingdom.

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Travel

Queenstown’s romantic-adventure band-wagon

I battle desperately not to climb aboard Queenstown's romantic-adventure band-wagon; but I fail miserably.

Monday, September 27, 2010 by Kip Brook

Historic Pera Palace Hotel in Turkey opens for business

After two and a half years of renovation costing $ 29 million, the five star luxury hotel Pera Palace in Istanbul Turkey opened its doors to guests.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Camper & Nicholsons (CNI) offers yacht-charter to cruise the Indian Ocean

Even as your contemporaries sail to the Caribbean to celebrate to Christmas, you take a different course.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Mahe

The largest of the Seychelles archipelago, Mahe is an African island rich with hidden treasures.

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Fly to space with Boeing in 2015

You just have wait till 2015 for a trip into the space, as US aerospace giant Boeing and Space Adventure have tied up to put tourists into low-level orbit in a futuristic capsule.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Hotels come under Britain’s Fair Trading scanner

Speaking to the BBC, Dorian Harris, Managing Director of Skoosh.com said hotels would email, call and threaten legal action over his website openly offering hotel discounts.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Boeing ventures into space tourism with partner

Aerospace major Boeing announced its entry into the space tourism market in partnership with its Space Adventures, and the partnership hopes to sell seats on rocket trips to the International Space Station very soon.

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Life Style

Ugg Australia: Comfortable Fall Fashion Trends

Uggs Australia get a lot of grief in the fashion world, but they're undeniably comfortable and now they're more fashionable as well.

Thursday, September 30, 2010 by Carly Zinderman

Keira Knightley Stars in New Chanel Campaign

Stunning actress Keira Knightley turned heads in Paris the other day while filming a sexy new ad campaign for Chanel.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

A romantic evening for Katie Holmes in Jason Wu

Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise got cozy at the premiere for 'The Romantics' in New York City and we were on hand to report on Katie's latest style antics.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Kalamazoo's Outdoor Kitchen is Cutting-Edge Cookery

Those wanting to up the ante on their backyard "stay-cation" and holiday hospitality should consider Kalamazoo Outdoor Gourmet's extravagant outdoor kitchen, which is more like an outdoor cooking "resort.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by Merilee Kern

Emerald Jet Charter Expands with Helicopter Travel

Emerald Jet Charter announced that it now is offering helicopter travel along with chartering private business jets.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010 by James Rothaar

Watch that brings back old world charm

If you are tired of the modern looking watches then check out the latest traditional looking wristwatch from Carl F Bucherer - the new Manero ChronoPerpetual.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Ralph Lauren opens exclusive men’s store on Madison Avenue

To commemorate the opening of his original store in New York, Ralph Lauren is redefining his vision of men's high fashion by launching an exclusive men's store in the same space.

Friday, September 24, 2010