Scientists warn research slowdown poses global threat

A slowdown in research of new antibiotics threatens return to a pre-pencillin era situation.

Scientists warn research slowdown poses global threat

A slowdown in research of new antibiotics threatens return to a pre-pencillin era situation.

Settlement slowdown will end: Israeli FM

Israel`s partial moratorium on settlements is due to expire on September 26.

India Inc`s hiring activity drops 6% in December

India Inc`s hiring activity slowed down in December, mainly due to year-end holiday season impacting employers` recruitment plans, says a survey by job portal naukri.com.

AIG chief tackles government repayment head-on

Bailed-out US insurer American International Group will take at least two years to repay its debt, but is benefiting from an aggressive management style, said CEO Robert Benmosche.

Satyam, slowdown make 2009 hard for IT industry

The Satyam Computer accounting scam, slowdown and resultant hiring freeze by many made 2009 a forgettable year for the Indian IT industry.

Export growth sustainable: Anand Sharma

The export growth is sustainable in the coming months, Trade Minister Anand Sharma told reporters on Wednesday.

Australia`s economy slows in Q3 as stimulus fades

Australia`s economy, insulated from the worst of the global downturn by lavish government spending, slowed in the third quarter as the boost from the first phase of the stimulus faded.

The Great Recession: The numbers tell the story

A year ago this weekend, the Dow Jones industrial average had just finished a slow-motion crash. Over eight days, it fell 2,400 points, or 22 percent, and stood at 8,451.

Post Recession Blues

After a slew of news on the much awaited “end of recession”, policy makers are now thinking about the next level of challenge.

Post Recession Blues

After a slew of news on the much awaited “end of recession”, policy makers are now thinking about the next level of challenge.

Slowdown? High potential employees still find greener pastures

Even as economic gloom descended upon the job market worldwide, high potential employees seemed to be the least daunted, with a major chunk of them switching over to new employments in recent months, says a survey.

‘One million migrants to quit UK due to eco slowdown’

With India and China fast emerging as
growing economies attracting talent, Britain is in danger of
losing out an estimated one million highly skilled migrants to
these countries in the next five years, according to a study.

Malls occupancy falls in Q2 on slowdown

With the current slowdown in the
retail sector, the average vacancy in malls across the country
has increased to 19 percent in the second quarter of 2009.