Dec 4- Shares of CGI Group Inc, the parent of CGI Federal- the main contractor behind the glitch-plagued Healthcare.gov- slid on Wednesday after prominent short-seller Jim Chanos placed a major short position, citing among various reasons its "PR mess" with the rollout of the Affordable Care Act Exchanges.
Dec 4- Shares of CGI Group Inc, the parent company of CGI Federal, dropped as much as 5.5 percent after "Newsweek" reported that prominent short-seller Jim Chanos counts the stock among his "largest short positions." CGI Group, whose CGI Federal is the main contractor behind the glitch-plagued Healthcare.gov, has been an investor favorite for nearly five years.
WASHINGTON, Nov 21- In the last days before the botched Oct. 1 launch of President Barack Obama's healthcare website, the team in charge was seeing alarming results from performance tests, according to internal emails released by Republican lawmakers investigating the rollout.
WASHINGTON, Nov 19- One part of the Obama administration's technically flawed HealthCare.gov website is actually working as promised.
WASHINGTON, Nov 15- Almost three months before the botched launch of HealthCare.gov, a U.S. health official expressed frustration with a main contractor working on the website, fearing quality assurance issues could "crash the plane at take-off," according to government documents obtained by Reuters.
*Adjusted profit C $0.67/ share vs analysts' view C $0.62. TORONTO, Nov 14- CGI Group Inc, the main contractor for the flawed website of President Barack Obama's healthcare program, said its pipeline of orders was strong despite the negative publicity from the project.
Nov 14- CGI Group Inc, the Canadian software company partially blamed for the flawed launch of the website of President Barack Obama's new healthcare program, posted a better-than-expected adjusted profit for the fourth quarter.
Nov 14- CGI Group Inc, the Canadian software company partially blamed for the flawed launch of the website of President Barack Obama's new healthcare program, posted a quarterly profit compared with a year-earlier loss.
WASHINGTON, Oct 24- The Obama administration launched its troubled healthcare insurance website after only a minimum of crucial system-wide testing, despite contractors warning officials repeatedly about performance risks, a congressional panel heard on Thursday.
*White House: signup can take place right up to March 31. WASHINGTON, Oct 23- The contractors for the government's troubled healthcare website sought to deflect blame on Wednesday as more Democrats voiced concerns about the implementation of President Barack Obama's signature domestic policy.
NEW YORK, Oct 17- As U.S. officials warned that the technology behind Obamacare might not be ready to launch on Oct. 1, the administration was pouring tens of millions of dollars more than it had planned into the federal website meant to enroll Americans in the biggest new social program since the 1960 s.
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Oct 29- Can peer pressure make delinquent taxpayers pony up what they owe the government? Behavioral economists say it can, and some tax agencies in both the United States and Britain are taking their advice to heart-- and finding that they are reaping rewards.
Oct 9- CGI Group Inc:. *BMO raises CGI Group Inc target price to $30 from $27; rating. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.