Pakistan says "will not act" against India

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan’s president promised on Saturday to rid the country of terrorism and his prime minister said the military would not take action first in any face-off with India.

Wells Fargo environmental financing exceeds $3 billion

US financial services company Wells Fargo announced this week that it had provided more than $3 billion in environmental financing, tripling its $1 billion goal two years ahead of schedule, according to a progress report on the company’s commitment.

Citigroup Selling Dollars to Raise Capital for Citibank Korea

While Jocelynn Drake earlier noted that Apple’s (AAPL: sentiment, chart, options) iPod Touch was among the hottest items on Amazon.com Contingent on a new 2-year service agreement with AT&T (T), AAPL’s 8 GB model is expected to sell for $197, while the

US bank, 2 others quit DIFC as crisis bites

Jefferies International, a unit of US investment bank Jefferies, is among three companies set to leave the Dubai International Financial Centre as the global crisis hits the once-booming Gulf Arab region. A Dubai regulator said in a statement on

Cuba growth slows to 4.3 pct on food costs, storms (AP)

Deputies of the communist party attend the National Assembly's year-end session in Havana, Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008. (AP Photo/Javier Galeano)AP – Cuba is ending one of its toughest economic years since the collapse of the Soviet Union, as costly food imports and three devastating hurricanes held annual growth to 4.3 percent, barely half the government forecast, top officials said Saturday.

The week’s 10 best Personal Finance stories: Dec. 22-26

In case you missed them, here are the top 10 Personal Finance stories from MarketWatch for the week of Dec. 22-26: You’ll need this ‘Noah’s Ark’ survival kit to stay afloat in 2009 Yes, if you want to know how to survive, Noah’s got the answer. The

Personal Finance Daily: The week’s 10 best Personal Finance stories: Dec. 22-26

In case you missed them, here are the top 10 Personal Finance stories from MarketWatch for the week of Dec. 22-26: You’ll need this ‘Noah’s Ark’ survival kit to stay afloat in 2009 Yes, if you want to know how to survive, Noah’s got the answer. The

Markets Little Changed in Light Trading Day

Wall Street was flat in light trading on Friday as Americans looking for post-Christmas discounts returned to the malls, and a new report confirmed retailers fears about a dismal holiday season. Retail sales from Dec. 1 through Christmas Eve were 8