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Latin American Bloc Puts Brakes on WTO Trade Accord in Bali – Businessweek

Business Recorder Latin American Bloc Puts Brakes on WTO Trade Accord in BaliBusinessweekThe World Trade Organization temporarily suspended discussions aimed at a global update of trading rules after opposition from a group of Latin American nations led by Cuba. The bloc, which includes Bolivia, Nicaragua and Venezuela, refused to agree to …WTO pact in doubt after Latin America objectionsBusiness RecorderSudden setback ...

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Latin American Bloc Puts Brakes on WTO Trade Accord in Bali – Businessweek

Business Recorder Latin American Bloc Puts Brakes on WTO Trade Accord in BaliBusinessweekThe World Trade Organization temporarily suspended discussions aimed at a global update of trading rules after opposition from a group of Latin American nations led by Cuba. The bloc, which includes Bolivia, Nicaragua and Venezuela, refused to agree to …WTO pact in doubt after Latin America objectionsBusiness RecorderSudden setback ...

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U.S. unemployment rate drops to 7%, lowest since 2008

WASHINGTON — A surprisingly robust gain in new jobs last month helped drop the unemployment rate to a five-year low, fueling optimism about the nation’s economic recovery and raising the prospect that the government may finally start to ease a key stimulus effort this month. In its report Friday, the Labor Department said that the nation’s employers added 203,000 non-farm ...

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U.S. unemployment rate drops to 7%, lowest since 2008

WASHINGTON — A surprisingly robust gain in new jobs last month helped drop the unemployment rate to a five-year low, fueling optimism about the nation’s economic recovery and raising the prospect that the government may finally start to ease a key stimulus effort this month. In its report Friday, the Labor Department said that the nation’s employers added 203,000 non-farm ...

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Pentagon Approves $1.1 Billion Raytheon Missile Sale To Saudi Arabia

See Also WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon has approved the sale of more than 15,000 Raytheon Co anti-tank missiles to Saudi Arabia under two separate deals valued at nearly $1.1 billion. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency, which oversees foreign military sales, notified Congress on Thursday that it had approved Saudi Arabia’s request for nearly 14,000 tube-launched, optically tracked wire-guided (TOW) ...

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Pentagon Approves $1.1 Billion Raytheon Missile Sale To Saudi Arabia

See Also WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon has approved the sale of more than 15,000 Raytheon Co anti-tank missiles to Saudi Arabia under two separate deals valued at nearly $1.1 billion. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency, which oversees foreign military sales, notified Congress on Thursday that it had approved Saudi Arabia’s request for nearly 14,000 tube-launched, optically tracked wire-guided (TOW) ...

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Fresh Violence in the CAR; Death Toll Rises

There are fresh reports of violence in the Central African Republic, as the death toll from two days of fighting has risen to nearly 300 people. Joanna Mariner works for Amnesty International in the CAR capital, Bangui. She tells VOA that gunmen linked to the rebel coalition that overthrew President Francois Bozize in March are carrying out deadly raids in ...

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Fresh Violence in the CAR; Death Toll Rises

There are fresh reports of violence in the Central African Republic, as the death toll from two days of fighting has risen to nearly 300 people. Joanna Mariner works for Amnesty International in the CAR capital, Bangui. She tells VOA that gunmen linked to the rebel coalition that overthrew President Francois Bozize in March are carrying out deadly raids in ...

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Alien planet 11 times bigger than Jupiter found in bizarre, massive orbit

By Denise ChowPublished December 06, 2013Space.com An artist’s conception of a young planet in a distant orbit around its host star. The star still harbors a debris disk, remnant material from star and planet formation, interior to the planet’s orbit.NASA/JPL-Caltech This is a discovery image of planet HD 106906 b in thermal infrared light. The planet is more than 20 ...

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Alien planet 11 times bigger than Jupiter found in bizarre, massive orbit

By Denise ChowPublished December 06, 2013Space.com An artist’s conception of a young planet in a distant orbit around its host star. The star still harbors a debris disk, remnant material from star and planet formation, interior to the planet’s orbit.NASA/JPL-Caltech This is a discovery image of planet HD 106906 b in thermal infrared light. The planet is more than 20 ...

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