Israel enacts harsh new junk email law

Israel Today Staff Israel last week enacted a harsh new spam, or junk mail, law that brings together all of the most strict regulations from spam laws in Europe and the US. The Israeli law makes it illegal for anyone to send out an email – either to bulk

UPDATE 1-UAW open to Chrysler talks with rivals

DETROIT, Dec 7 (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers is open
to moves by Chrysler LLC to seek an alliance with a rival
automaker provided that it preserves as many jobs as possible,
a senior union official said on Sunday.

PCCW vote date set, Li able to vote PCRD shares? 8 hrs ago

HONG KONG, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Hong Kong fixed-line provider PCCW on Sunday set a date of Dec. 30 for a shareholder vote on the privatisation of the company and said Chairman Richard Li had been cleared to vote for the deal. China Netcom and Singapore

Voices of support for bid to privatize PCCW

BenjaminScent PCCW’s (0008) independent board committee and an independent financial adviser have given their blessings for Richard Li Tzar-kai’s privatization offer, despite cries from some shareholders they are being short- changed. ‘We believe the

Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo begins online reservations

Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo began taking room reservations on Mondayvthrough its official website at www.shangri-la.com. To celebrate this occasion, the hotels 50-square-metre Deluxe rooms can be booked from 56,000 yen per night per room; the standard rate

From hybrids to SUVs, unsold cars pile up

LONG BEACH, California (Reuters) – From pricey luxury sedans to popular hybrid cars, automobiles made overseas are stacking up at ports and parking lots around the United States as supplies far outstrip demand amid the nation’s worst auto market in more than 25 years.