Daily Digest for 2009-02-28

blog (feed #1) 1:35am Yahoo paid $79 million to financial advisers
blog (feed #1) 1:38am UPDATE 3-GMAC CEO awarded $11.62 mln compensation in 2008
blog (feed #1) 2:19am GM bondholders expect to meet with US autos team
blog (feed #1) 3:12am Amazon to allow disabling of Kindle 2 audio
blog (feed #1) 4:26am Wilbur Ross sees DIP loans as acquisition tool
blog (feed #1) 4:33am UPDATE 3-Mexico regulator eyes Citi rescue plan, Banamex
blog (feed #1) 4:55am UPDATE 1-Dow in talks to sell stake in ag business -WSJ
blog (feed #1) 5:11am Republicans set course in Congress budget battle
blog (feed #1) 5:20am California’s unemployment rate tops 10 percent
blog (feed #1) 6:17am California in drought emergency
blog (feed #1) 6:44am FRAUD ALERT: Is ‘Chat to Text’ a SCAM?
blog (feed #1) 6:54am Northern Trust Seeks To Repay Bailout Money
blog (feed #1) 7:18am Colombia captures Farc kidnapper
blog (feed #1) 8:53am Chinese premier to talk online with public
blog (feed #1) 9:27am Burma offers Rohingya return deal
blog (feed #1) 10:12am SNAPSHOT – Financial Crisis – 0812 GMT
blog (feed #1) 10:33am Miller Presents New Approach To 401(k)s
blog (feed #1) 10:40am NetEase PPC Platform Boasts 30,000 Sellers
blog (feed #1) 11:16am Mugabe set for lavish birthday
blog (feed #1) 12:00pm U.S. looks to China for support on Afghanistan: Pentagon
blog (feed #1) 1:02pm Combative Obama vows to fight for his budget
blog (feed #1) 1:07pm New Bangladesh graves discovered
blog (feed #1) 1:37pm Broad support for Obama Iraq plan
blog (feed #1) 3:35pm The week’s 10 best Personal Finance stories: Feb. 23-27
blog (feed #1) 4:23pm Depeche Mode debuts season-pass model on iTunes
blog (feed #1) 4:40pm SNAPSHOT – Financial Crisis – 1440 GMT
blog (feed #1) 5:06pm Personal Finance Video: Making a Budget
blog (feed #1) 6:20pm Why Are Large Companies Losing More Jobs Than Small Ones?
blog (feed #1) 6:21pm Is Blogging Keeping You Poor?
blog (feed #1) 6:34pm Incredibly Bad Economic Piece on NPR
blog (feed #1) 8:00pm Afghan president urges April poll
blog (feed #1) 8:14pm Online bank makes moving money easier for overseas investors
blog (feed #1) 8:14pm Mugabe vows to seize more farms
blog (feed #1) 8:20pm S.F. homicide detectives take over beating case
blog (feed #1) 8:23pm China to buy 13,000 Jaguars
blog (feed #1) 9:19pm China enacts tough new food law
twitter (feed #3) 10:47pm Posted 5 tweets on Twitter. (Hide Details)

  • Buffett’s Berkshire has worst results ever: Warren Buffett conceded that his holding company, Berkshire Hathaway.. http://tinyurl.com/atzzda
  • Lyondell wins court approval of modified bankruptcy loan: A US bankruptcy judge approved with modifications a co.. http://tinyurl.com/bbk5kv
  • HSBC plans £12bn-plus share issue: Bank seeks to strengthen its capital buffers to cope with global downturn http://tinyurl.com/dxm7sm
  • Manhattan DA Morgenthau to retire after 35 years: After 35 years on the job, Manhattan District Attorney Robert .. http://tinyurl.com/atd6ke
  • Combative Obama vows to fight for his budget: A combative President Barack Obama warned he was bracing for a fig.. http://tinyurl.com/b8qlez
blog (feed #1) 11:34pm RPT-Canada open to automaker aid after deadline-report

China to buy 13,000 Jaguars

Tata Motor’s arm, Jaguar Land Rover on February 27, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to supply 13,000 vehicles to China over a 3-year period, reports Economic Times. The news is a huge boost for the company – which employs thousands of workers

S.F. homicide detectives take over beating case

San Francisco homicide investigators have taken over the case of a 57-year-old transient who was beaten this month in the South of Market area and who died Friday. Peter Azadian, who been homeless and had been living under a door frame in the area, had

Online bank makes moving money easier for overseas investors

Online payments provider Ivobank has launched a new product to help make it cheaper and easier for overseas property owners to pay bills and transfer money abroad. The UK-based online bank?s International Money Transfer service offers what the company