Nike CEO Phil Knight is the latest to endorse Hillary Clinton for president

Nike CEO and co-founder Phil Knight endorsed Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton Tuesday.Knight said he’s a big fan of Clinton’s, as he’s not shy to state that she’s “a very capable person and I think she’s going to make an outstanding president.”Knight, who has endorsed Clinton for vice president, also called on people to support […]

How to get the economic news meaning

Posted May 02, 2010 12:19:38I’ve never really been a fan of the economic meaning.It’s too abstract.You’ve got the abstract economic news that’s been published for decades.You don’t get the nuance.I don’t understand why it’s important.I think that when I think about economic news it’s really about the business of government.It is a way for us […]

Why Thai businesses are not getting the job market back

Thailand’s economy is in turmoil and the country’s unemployment rate has shot up from 7% to 17% in the past year.That is partly due to a slowdown in exports and a fall in the value of the Thai baht, a currency pegged to the dollar.Thailand has been struggling to recover from a devastating 2008-09 financial […]

Apple to cut up to 300 jobs at Cupertino campus

Cupertinos CEO Tim Cook said the company is going to cut about 300 jobs this year at its new headquarters in Sunnyvale, California, as the company continues to focus on its core businesses.The move follows a spate of Apple products falling off shelves after a report that one-third of its products were recalled in China, […]