Archive for November 29th, 2013

Iran nuclear freeze ‘to start by January’

November 29, 2013
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Vienna (AFP) – Iran’s six-month freeze of its nuclear programme agreed with world powers in Geneva will start by early January, Tehran’s envoy to the UN atomic watchdog indicated Friday.
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Americans kick off 2-day holiday shopping marathon

November 29, 2013
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The holiday shopping season started as a marathon, not a sprint.
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World stocks near 6-yr high, US crude oil rebounds

November 29, 2013
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By Marc Jones and David Gaffen
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S&P upgrades Cyprus on lower risk of default

November 29, 2013
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NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s has upgraded Cyprus’ sovereign debt by one notch to B- over what it says is a receding risk that the bailed-out country will default on its government borrowings.
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Netherlands loses S&P triple-A credit rating

November 29, 2013
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AMSTERDAM (AP) — Standard & Poor’s stripped the Netherlands of its triple-A credit rating Friday, saying that the country’s growth prospects have deteriorated and it is not performing as well as peers.
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Sniping over Brazil stadium accident heats up

November 29, 2013
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SAO PAULO (AP) — A safety engineer at the World Cup stadium where a giant crane collapse killed two workers allegedly warned his supervisor of possible problems with the operation, only to have his concerns brushed aside, a labor union leader charged Thursday, as sniping over the accident heated up.
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Pizza Hut offers to rehire manager who refused to open on holiday

November 29, 2013
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By Lisa Maria Garza (Reuters) – A store manager of a Pizza Hut franchise in Indiana is mulling over a rehire offer from the worldwide pizza chain after he was fired for refusing to open the restaurant on Thanksgiving Day.
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