wall street executives

New York mayor opposes 9/11 trial in his city

January 29th, 2010 - 2:56 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 29 (DPA) New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has publicly withdrawn support for holding the trial of 9/11 terrorist suspects in Lower Manhattan, giving in to pressure mostly from ... Read more...

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Obama caps executive salaries of firms seeking federal aid

February 5th, 2009 - 4:55 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 5 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Wednesday announced tough restrictions on the salaries of Wall Street executives seeking government aid and slammed financial firms for shirking their responsibilities as the ... Read more...

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With a ‘lame-duck’ Bush in charge, Obama worries all night

November 27th, 2008 - 10:33 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 27 (IANS) Facing the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, President-elect Barack Obama says he is kept awake at night worrying about what will happen to the country over ... Read more...

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American Express chief executive seen as Vikram Pandit’s replacement

November 25th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Nov 25 (IANS) American Express chief executive Kenneth Chenault is among those being considered to replace Vikram Pandit, the Indian American chief of Citigroup Inc - the banking giant that ... Read more...

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The politics of market bailout

September 25th, 2008 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 25 (RIA Novosti) As US Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson proposed a $700 billion market bailout plan to Congress, politicians have begun discussing what is missing in it, who would ... Read more...

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