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Yahoo! to cut another 2,000 jobs in restructuring effort


April 4th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Internet giant Yahoo!, Inc. on Wednesday said it will cut another 2,000 jobs, or about 14 percent of its global workforce, as part of a broader ... Read more...

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Yahoo names new CEO (Lead)


January 5th, 2012 - 6:37 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) Yahoo has named Scott Thompson, former president of online payment service PayPal, as its new chief executive officer.Wednesday's announcement ended the internet company's four-month search for ... Read more...

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Yahoo names new CEO


January 5th, 2012 - 5:06 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) Yahoo has named Scott Thompson, former president of online payment service PayPal, as its new chief executive officer.Wednesday's announcement ended the internet company's four-month search for ... Read more...

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Yahoo considers selling Asian assets: Report


December 22nd, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Dec 22 (IANS) Yahoo's board is expected to meet Thursday to discuss selling its holdings in China's Alibaba Group and its Japanese affiliate back to their majority owners ... Read more...

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Yahoo to acquire Interclick for $270 mn


November 2nd, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Nov 2 (IANS) Yahoo has announced that it is buying data-driven advertising network Interclick for around $270 million. Interclick is a technology company providing data targeted solutions ... Read more...

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Yahoo CEO firing shocks the corporate world


September 8th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
San Francisco, Sept 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The CEO of Yahoo! Inc., Carol Bartz, has been fired by the Internet company. The ouster of Bartz comes after nearly three years after she was ... Read more...

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Carol Bartz could get $10 million in compensation from Yahoo


September 8th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Sept 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former Chief Executive Officer of Yahoo! Inc. Carol Bartz could walk away with $10 million following the termination of her contract recently. Bartz was the boss of ... Read more...

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Yahoo Inc Lays Off 600 Employees


December 15th, 2010 - 9:30 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Dec 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Yahoo Inc. - the noted web mail and search service provider confirmed on Tuesday that it is about to reduce its existing workforce by 4 percent. ... Read more...

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Nooyi, Jha, Pandit among US’ top-paid CEOs: Report


November 16th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Nov 16 (IANS) PepsiCo's Indra Nooyi, Motorola's Sanjay Kumar Jha and Citigroup's Vikram Pandit are the three Indian-Americans among US' highest paid CEOs listed by Wall Street Journal.Nooyi is ... Read more...

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‘Yahoo! is not buying The Huffington Post’


June 9th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 9 (ANI): Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor-in-chief of the popular US aggregator and blog, The Huffington Post, has ruled out selling the site to Yahoo! Talking to The Telegraph ... Read more...

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Yahoo front page chief leaves the company


May 29th, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by BNO News
SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) -- Yahoo exec Tapan Bhat, the company's front page chief, is leaving the company, the company said Friday."Tapan Bhat, SVP, Integrated Consumer Experiences, has decided to leave Yahoo!. ... Read more...

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Yahoo, Nokia announce mobile web pact


May 25th, 2010 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, May 24 (DPA) Yahoo and Nokia announced a wide-ranging pact on mobile web services Monday as they seek to make up ground on rivals like Google and Apple. The deal makes ... Read more...

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Microsoft and Yahoo! get approval to implement Web ad partnership


February 18th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by BNO News
REDMOND, WASHINGTON (BNO NEWS) -- Microsoft and Yahoo! on Thursday announced that they have received clearance for their Web ad search agreement, without restrictions, from both the U.S. Department of Justice and ... Read more...

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Yahoo to spend $100 mn to promote its brand


September 23rd, 2009 - 3:44 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Sep 23 (Xinhua) Yahoo Inc. said Tuesday it will spend $100 million to promote its brand globally. "Our vision is to be at the centre of people's online lives - to ... Read more...

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Nooyi, Sonia Gandhi in Forbes top 15 most powerful women list (Part- II)


August 20th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug.20 (ANI): Indra Nooyi, CEO of PepsiCo, Congress party president Sonia Gandhi, Chanda Kochhar, CEO of ICICI Bank India and Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw Chairman, Biocon India are the only Indians ... Read more...

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Microsoft, Yahoo join forces to challenge Google (Third Lead, changing dateline)


July 29th, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 29 (IANS) Tech giants Microsoft and Yahoo reached a long-awaited partnership Wednesday in a bid to challenge Google, which holds a 65 percent market share in online search.Under ... Read more...

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Yahoo, Microsoft link up in challenge to Google (Second Lead)


July 29th, 2009 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 29 (DPA) Internet search firm Yahoo and software giant Microsoft announced Wednesday a 10-year deal in search and advertising operations in a bid to challenge the online dominance of ... Read more...

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Yahoo, Microsoft reach search and ad partnership (Lead)


July 29th, 2009 - 7:57 pm ICT by IANS
New York, July 29 (DPA) Internet search firm Yahoo and software giant Microsoft have reached a 10-year deal in which they hope to tackle the online dominance of Google, media reports said ... Read more...

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Microsoft, Yahoo! Change Search Landscape


July 29th, 2009 - 7:42 pm ICT by admin
SUNNYVALE, Calif. and REDMOND, Wash. — 29 July, 2009 — Yahoo! and Microsoft announced an agreement that will improve the Web search experience for users and advertisers, and deliver sustained innovation to ... Read more...

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Microsoft-Yahoo search deal imminent: Report


July 29th, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, July 29 (DPA) Microsoft and Yahoo will announce a search and advertising partnership Wednesday, capping months of negotiations aimed at challenging the Internet dominance of Google, The Wall Street Journal ... Read more...

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Yahoo to axe five percent of workforce


April 22nd, 2009 - 5:19 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, April 22 (DPA) Internet portal Yahoo said Tuesday that it planned to cut five percent of its workforce as the company struggles with the economic downturn and the dominance of ... Read more...

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Yahoo! reports loss but beats expectations


January 28th, 2009 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 28 (DPA) Troubled Internet pioneer Yahoo! swung to a quarterly loss Tuesday because of severance pay and write downs on its European properties.Despite recording a $303 million loss in ... Read more...

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Yahoo names Carol Bartz new CEO


January 14th, 2009 - 4:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 14 (ANI): Yahoo Inc. has named technology veteran Carol Bartz as its new chief executive.The 60-year-old Silicon Valley veteran is a well-respected industry figure who led business software maker ... Read more...

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Troubled Yahoo names Bartz new CEO (Lead)


January 14th, 2009 - 9:23 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 14 (DPA) Struggling web pioneer Yahoo has named Carol Bartz, the former head of software company Autodesk, as its new chief executive.The appointment follows a two-month search for a ... Read more...

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Yahoo to name Carol Bartz as CEO: Report


January 14th, 2009 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, Jan 14 (Xinhua) Yahoo Inc. is expected to name Carol Bartz, former head of software company Autodesk, as its next chief executive officer (CEO), Wall Street Journal reported Tuesday.Bartz, 60, ... Read more...

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