*Q2 oper profit 969 mln euros vs Rtrs poll avg 965 mln. FRANKFURT, July 29- German industrial gases maker Linde reported a decline in quarterly profits on Tuesday, hit by unfavourable foreign exchange rate fluctuations.» Read More
Jeffrey B. Kindler becomes the company's new chairman and the quarterly dividend is increased 21%.
Ford Motor President and Chief Executive Alan Mulally said the automaker has realigned its organization to put more focus on worldwide markets and customers.
Freeman tells CNBC's Carl Quintanilla why consumer confidence will soften and housing inventories will improve in 2007 in an interview only on cnbc.com’s home page.
A record number of U.S. corporate bosses have left their jobs this year, in part reflecting the widening stock options backdating scandal, according to data released today.
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