UPDATE 1-Colfax joins bidding for Charter International

* Move follows bidding by buyout firm Melrose plc
(Revises to add information about Colfax and New York
dateline.)

Europe faces week of challenges in debt crisis

(Reuters) – Europe faces a string of political and legal tests this week that could hurt efforts to resolve its sovereign debt crisis and increase pressure for governments to try more radical solutions.




401(k)

When leaving a job, most people automatically transfer, or “roll,” their accounts to an individual retirement account. Now, some companies are urging departing employees to leave their savings right where they are — and there could … SmartMoney.com

Italy pledges to meet debt goal as worries grow

CERNOBBIO, Italy (Reuters) – Economy Minister Giulio Tremonti promised on Sunday to meet Italy’s budget commitments after the European Central Bank stepped up pressure for action by the struggling center-right government.




Éducation : les enjeux pour la présidentielle

En ce jour de rentrée scolaire, l’ s’impose comme l’un des sujets majeurs de la campagne présidentielle à venir.

Amazon reworks website before offering new tablet

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc is rolling out a major redesign of its familiar website as it prepares to offer a new $250 tablet device to rival Apple Inc’s iPad.