A woman buys her medication at a pharmacy in Caracas July 18, ...
Jul 19th, 2011
(Reuters) - A woman buys her medication at a pharmacy in Caracas July 18, 2011. Venezuela is creating a new agency to limit profit margins for companies operating in areas such as food and medicine, Vice President Elias Jaua said on Monday, in the latest effort to boost state control over the economy. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins (VENEZUELA - Tags: POLITICS FOOD HEALTH) -
MILAN (AP) - Silvio Berlusconi's private disco featured not only aspiring show girls performing striptease acts as sexy nuns and nurses, but also dressed as President Barack Obama and a prominent Milan prosecutor whom the billionaire media mogul has accused of persecuting him, according to the first public sworn testimony by the Moroccan woman... [Full Article]
By Alistair Barr SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc said on Monday it had acquired Liquavista NV from Samsung Electronics Co to help the world's largest Internet retailer develop new displays for mobile devices. Amazon also launched its own digital currency, Amazon Coins, on Monday, allowing people to buy apps and games in its app store ... [Full Article]
By Suzanne Barlyn WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Wall Street's watchdog will present a plan to its board in July that would require brokers to tell certain clients about compensation they receive when they switch firms, the regulator's chief said on Tuesday. Richard Ketchum, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority's chairman and chief ex... [Full Article]