SAN FRANCISCO— San Francisco supervisors are expected to vote on a plan that would suspend the development of luxury condos in a neighborhood that's come to symbolize urban displacement. The 45- day moratorium would affect two dozen projects in the city's Mission District, which has witnessed skyrocketing prices amid a technology jobs boom.» Read More
Oct 01- Fitch Ratings has today launched' The Weekly Wire', which is a compendium of the credit commentary published on Fitch Wire through the week. The newsletter contains Fitch's opinion on the most important events affecting the global credit markets and complements Fitch Wire's free e-mail commentary. Link to Fitch Ratings' Report: Fitch Wire Weekly.
Oct 01- Toll Brothers Inc, Lennar& Standard Pacific Corp.
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 1- World No. 3 gold bullion producer AngloGold Ashanti warned on Monday that an illegal strike could lead to cuts in its South African operations earlier than expected and raised the possibility that strikers could be sacked.
Chief Executive Tim Cook apologized Friday to customers frustrated with glaring errors in its new Maps service and, in an unusual move for the consumer giant, directed them to rival services such as Google Inc's Maps instead. **GOOGLE INC, Friday close $754.50, up 0.6 pct premarket.
ATLANTA-- Delta Air Lines has named former Goldman Sachs executive George Mattson as a board member, citing his experience in mergers and acquisitions and capital markets. Mattson was co-head of Goldman Sachs Group Inc.' s global industrial group until he retired in August.
AMSTERDAM, Oct 1- Six years ago Dutchman Ruben Beugels was on an Amsterdam tram that broke down, leaving him stuck in an out-of-the way place, and late for an appointment when he couldn't quickly find another means of transport.
*Begins hiring for store teams across Ontario. *Looking to fill store positions at co's first 24 stores across Ontario,. scheduled to open in march/ April 2013.
*Euro zone slipping into recession, China still slowing. NEW YORK, Oct 1- Wall Street was set to start the last quarter on a higher note on Monday even as data continued to point to a slowdown in global manufacturing. The rise in futures points to a rebound from the S&P 500 index's biggest weekly drop since June.
Oct 1- Tenet Healthcare Corp:. *Announces tender offer for 7.375% senior notes due 2013. *Says tender offer will expire on October 29, 2012.
TORONTO, Oct 1- Canada will allow its market players to use either a global or local central counterparty to clear standardized over-the-counter derivatives, its central bank said on Monday. Central counterparties guarantee against default should one party in a contract, trade or investment be unable to pay.
ATHENS, Oct 1- Greece will aim to shrink its budget deficit to 4.2 percent of national output next year from an estimated 6.6 percent in 2012, a finance ministry official said on Monday.
Celine designer Phoebe Philo _ at the top of her game _ produced a chic display, effortlessly. Another of Paris' influential designers, Riccardo Tisci of Givenchy, presented a new vision of style Sunday.
*Says shareholders of Versant common stock will receive $11.50 per common. parties through October 29, 2012. fiscal year ending October 31.
*Dubai lender ENBD and Morocco's Attijari among bidders. DUBAI/ CAIRO, Oct 1- Dubai's Emirates NBD. and Morocco's AttijariWafabank have bid to buy BNP Paribas' Egyptian retail arm, four banking sources said, as regional banks pick up assets being shed by European lenders.
*Acteon valued at 800- 900 mln stg- sources. LONDON, Oct 1- Private equity group First Reserve has sold UK offshore oil and gas services group Acteon to rival KKR, one of two European deals on Monday to fan hopes that private equity firms can still make profitable sales.
CARACAS, Venezuela-- A huge crowd filled the streets of Venezuela's capital on Sunday cheering for opposition candidate Henrique Capriles, waving flags in a show of support one week before the country's hotly contested presidential election.
Oct 1- Normabec Mining Resources Ltd:. *Brionor amends agreement with Xmet on sale of pitt gold project. *Says parties have agreed to extend the closing date of the transaction to.
JOHANNESBURG, Oct 1- Zeder Investments Ltd:.
About two-thirds of the auctioned items were from Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker, but items also came from other notorious criminals, including Al Capone, Pretty Boy Floyd and John Dillinger.