New York Times: May 13, 2013 at 0309 hrsFinance ministers from leading global economies on Saturday avoided a public rift with Japan over policies driving down the value of its currency, while keeping up pressure on Germany to help lift growth in Europe.
Associated Press: Los Angeles, May 13, 2013 at 0314 hrs ISTFinancial data and news company Bloomberg says it has corrected a “mistake” in its newsgathering policies and cut off its journalists' special access to client log-in activity on the company's ubiquitous trading information terminals after Goldman Sachs complained about the matter last month.
New York Times: May 10, 2013 at 0040 hrsMove fast and break things” has been the motto at Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook, embodying the Silicon Valley ethos of unapologetically finding new ways to solve old problems.
Associated Press: Washington, May 10, 2013 at 0043 hrs ISTAiming to show he's still focused on creating jobs, President Barack Obama is beginning a series of quick trips around the US to resurrect that quickly became overshadowed by the intense debates over gun control, immigration and automatic spending cuts
New York Times: Washington, May 09, 2013 at 0346 hrs ISTObama administration, resolving years of internal debate, is on the verge of backing a Federal Bureau of Investigation plan for a sweeping overhaul of surveillance laws that would make it easier to wiretap people who communicate using the internet rather than by traditional phone services, according to officials familiar with the deliberations.
Reuters: Zurich, May 09, 2013 at 0348 hrs ISTIn a 16th century Swiss castle in March the boss of UBS challenged the head of its private bank to explain his plans for overhauling the business of managing the money of the rich.
Reuters: Singapore, May 07, 2013 at 0207 hrs ISTBanks in Singapore are urgently scrutinising their account holders as an imminent deadline on stricter tax evasion measures forces them to decide whether to send some of their wealthiest clients packing.
Himani Kaushik, Arun S: May 06, 2013 at 0344 hrsWith India being its second largest borrower of released loans (after China), the Asian Development Bank (ADB) keeps a close eye on the developments here and is keen that New Delhi undertake further structural reforms to help the country return to 8-9% growth levels soon