France's Energy and Industry Minister Eric Besson removes ...
Jan 23rd, 2012
(Reuters) - France's Energy and Industry Minister Eric Besson removes his hard hat as he talks with the media as he visits the interior work site of cruise ship at the shipyards STX Les Chantiers de l'Atlantique site in Saint-Nazaire, January 23, 2012. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS TRANSPORT) -
PARIS (AP) - The man charged with reviving France's shrinking economy and attracting businesses to invest here is gaining a reputation for doing the opposite. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
ALGIERS (Reuters) - The value of Algeria's oil and gas exports, which account for about 97 of total sales abroad, fell by 9 percent in the first four months of this year compared to the same period in 2012 due to lower global crude prices, official figures showed on Monday. That pushed the OPEC member north African country's trade surplus... [Full Article]
By Herbert Lash NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets mostly rose on Monday, driven higher by a flurry of merger and acquisition activity, while a recent tumble in the yen against the dollar halted after Japan's economy minister suggested the currency might have weakened enough. Major American and European stock indices are up double digi... [Full Article]
(Reuters) - Sci-fi movie "Star Trek Into Darkness" journeyed to the top of weekend box office charts as the latest voyage of the Starship Enterprise pulled in $70.6 million at U.S. and Canadian theaters. The new 3D installment in the "Star Trek" franchise knocked the mighty "Iron Man 3" to second place. The superhero s... [Full Article]