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  • China Eyes 2008 Credit, Financial Innovation Sunday, 16 Dec 2007 | 11:11 PM ET

    China will intensify its policy tightening next year to curb credit growth, deputy central bank governor Liu Shiyu said in remarks published on Monday.

  • SEC Sues Two Former Morgan Stanley Advisors Friday, 14 Dec 2007 | 4:34 PM ET

    U.S. securities regulators sued two former financial advisers at Morgan Stanley Friday for defrauding at least 50 mutual fund companies and their shareholders.

  • Ex-newspaper Mogul Black Gets 6.5 Years in Jail Monday, 10 Dec 2007 | 3:03 PM ET
    Conrad Black leaves a federal courthouse in Chicago on Januart 12, 2007.

    A judge sentenced former media mogul Conrad Black to 6-1/2 years in prison for obstructing justice and defrauding shareholders of one-time newspaper publishing giant Hollinger International.

  • Sainsbury's, Asda Admit to Price-Fixing Friday, 7 Dec 2007 | 4:34 AM ET

    J Sainsbury and Asda, Wal-Mart's British supermarket unit, have admitted joining with other companies in fixing the price of dairy products in Britain, the Office of Fair Trading said Friday.

  • Christie's auction house will hold the first liquor auction since Prohibition this weekend in New York, with some rare whiskies expected to fetch up to $30,000 a bottle.

  • More than a Third of Tested Toys Contain Lead Wednesday, 5 Dec 2007 | 4:52 AM ET

    Tests on more than 1,200 children's products, most of them still on store shelves, found that 35 percent contain lead -- many with levels far above the federal recall standard used for lead paint.

  • New York Funds Take Lead in Countrywide Lawsuits Friday, 30 Nov 2007 | 3:11 PM ET

    A federal judge has named two New York pension funds lead plaintiffs for five class-action lawsuits accusing Countrywide Financial, the largest US mortgage lender, of inflating earnings and overstating its ability to weather the housing slump.

  • EU to Investigate Whether BT Gets Unfair State Aid Thursday, 29 Nov 2007 | 10:11 AM ET

    European Union regulators said Thursday they will investigate whether British telecoms company BT Group is getting unfair financial help from the British government because its state guarantee exempts it from normal company pension rules.

  • USDA Reverses Itself on Tyson Antibiotic Label: WSJ Monday, 19 Nov 2007 | 9:54 PM ET

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture told Tyson Foods the department made a mistake and that the second-largest U.S. chicken producer could no longer label products as "raised without antibiotics," the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.

  • XM Chairman Hopeful for Approval of Sirius Deal Thursday, 15 Nov 2007 | 3:52 PM ET

    XM Satellite Chairman Gary Parsons told CNBC he is hopeful about federal regulatory approval for the company's proposed merger with Sirius Satellite Radio.

  • Bear Stearns Says Worst Is Over After Writedown Wednesday, 14 Nov 2007 | 12:17 PM ET

    Bear Stearns expects to write down $1.2 billion of assets linked to mortgages in the fourth quarter, but the worst of the bank's mortgage writedowns is over, Bear's chief financial officer said.

  • EU to Launch Review of Google-DoubleClick Deal Tuesday, 13 Nov 2007 | 12:14 PM ET

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  • XM Satellite: FTC Closes Inquiry Without Action Friday, 9 Nov 2007 | 11:52 AM ET

    XM Satellite Radio Holdings said the U.S. Federal Trade Commission closed its inquiry into XM's marketing and customer service practices without any action.

  • EU Says Raids Suspected Cathode Ray Tube Cartel Thursday, 8 Nov 2007 | 9:11 PM ET

    Japanese and European antitrust authorities raided companies making cathode ray tubes on Thursday on suspicion of price-fixing.

  • Cuomo Rapped by Regulator Over Mortgage Probe Thursday, 8 Nov 2007 | 2:51 PM ET
    Andrew Cuomo

    New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo was wrong to file subpoenas against Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac without consulting their federal regulator and may have overreached his authority, the regulator wrote in a letter Thursday.

  • Internet Ad Self-Regulation Isn't Working, FTC Says Monday, 5 Nov 2007 | 12:59 PM ET

    Internet advertisers have fallen short of promised self-regulation in respecting Internet users' privacy, a Federal Trade Commission official said, even as one firm, Tacoda, said it decided to refrain from collecting some sensitive information.

  • China Blocks Goldman Investment in Fuyao Glass Monday, 5 Nov 2007 | 12:06 AM ET

    China's securities regulator has blocked a $119 million deal by Fuyao Group Glass Industries to sell a nearly 10 percent stake to an investment arm of Wall Street bank Goldman Sachs, Fuyao said on Monday.

  • Breathing Easier Thanks To The Clear Air Act Friday, 2 Nov 2007 | 2:33 PM ET

    Rep. Paul G. Rogers helped win passage of the Clean Air Act Extension of 1970, one of the nation's most important pieces of legislation and a major  environmental milestone.

  • More Energy On Energy Policy Needed In Washington Friday, 2 Nov 2007 | 2:31 PM ET
    Christie Todd Whitman

    Former EPA boss turned business consultant  Christine Todd Whitman says we need national policies on energy and climate change and the lack of them is frustrating business, which wants "to do the right thing."

  • FCC OKs Cable Competition for Apartments Wednesday, 31 Oct 2007 | 12:34 PM ET

    Federal regulators on Wednesday approved a rule that would ban exclusive agreements that cable television operators have with apartment buildings, opening up competition for other video providers that could eventually lead to lower prices.

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