BREAKING NEWS

2012-03-07

World

Tymoshenko daughter in jail plea

On the eve of International Women’s Day, the daughter of jailed former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, and the wives of her two imprisoned

Europe

EU considers women job quotas

It is International women’s day this Thursday (March 8th, 2012) but the glass ceiling for women in Europe’s top jobs is as big as ever. The EU says

Business

HSBC quits the insurance game

HSBC is selling its insurance businesses to France’s AXA and Australia’s QBE. The price is the equivalent of 696 million euros in cash. It is the