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Top Pictures - 28 May 2009
Top Pictures - 28 May 2009
BULGARIA/
RTXK0WW
May 20, 2009
An old apartment block is reflected in the windows of a new office building in central Sofia May 20,...
Sofia, Bulgaria
Old appartment block is reflected in the windows of a new office building in Sofia
An old apartment block is reflected in the windows of a new office building in central Sofia May 20, 2009. Some 5,760 people working in the construction sector in Bulgaria lost their jobs in the first quarter of the year as a result of the economic crisis, the national statistical office said earlier this week. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov (BULGARIA SOCIETY EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS)
AUTOS/
RTXOT05
May 28, 2009
A banner advertising the new Camaro hangs outside Courtesy Chevrolet car dealership in Phoenix, Arizona...
Phoenix, UNITED STATES
A banner advertising the new Camaro hangs outside Courtesy Chevrolet car dealership in Phoenix
A banner advertising the new Camaro hangs outside Courtesy Chevrolet car dealership in Phoenix, Arizona May 27, 2009. General Motors Corp moved closer to filing the largest U.S. industrial bankruptcy after a crucial bond exchange proposal failed and as officials in Germany neared a decision on which company would take over GM's European brand Opel. REUTERS/Joshua Lott (UNITED STATES TRANSPORT BUSINESS)
USA/
RTXOSRH
May 27, 2009
New vehicles sit in the parking lot of Courtesy Chevrolet car dealership in Phoenix, Arizona May 27,...
Phoenix, UNITED STATES
New vehicles sit in the parking lot of Courtsey Chevrolet car dealership in Phoenix
New vehicles sit in the parking lot of Courtesy Chevrolet car dealership in Phoenix, Arizona May 27, 2009. General Motors Corp moved closer to filing the largest U.S. industrial bankruptcy after a crucial bond exchange proposal failed and as officials in Germany neared a decision on which company would take over GM's European brand Opel. REUTERS/Joshua Lott (UNITED STATES TRANSPORT BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
MEXICO/
RTXOOSU
May 27, 2009
A vendor offers flowers for sale outside Royal Caribbean's cruise ship 'Enchantment of the Seas', docked...
Cozumel, Mexico
A vendor offers flowers for sale outside Royal Caribbean's cruise ship 'Enchantment of the Seas',docked...
A vendor offers flowers for sale outside Royal Caribbean's cruise ship 'Enchantment of the Seas', docked in Cozumel, Mexico May 27, 2009. The ship, coming from Key West, USA and carrying approximately 2300 passengers, is the first one to arrive in the area since the cruise operator changed the itinerary last month to contend with an outbreak of the H1N1 flu virus, formerly known as swine flu, in Mexico. REUTERS/Gerardo Garcia (MEXICO BUSINESS POLITICS HEALTH IMAGES OF THE DAY)
GM-OPEL/
RTXOJZM
May 27, 2009
A destroyed logo of German car manufacturer Opel is seen in a rubbish dumpster at a former car dealer...
Berlin, Germany
A destroyed logo of German car manufacturer Opel is seen at a former car dealer in Berlin
A destroyed logo of German car manufacturer Opel is seen in a rubbish dumpster at a former car dealer in Berlin May 27, 2009. The German government is due to decide on Wednesday which bidder or bidders it prefers as a partner for the Opel unit of struggling U.S. carmaker General Motors, and could agree to provide aid for the firm. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski (GERMANY TRANSPORT BUSINESS)
MALAYSIA/
RTXOFLQ
May 27, 2009
Workers are seen on a new building under construction in Kuala Lumpur May 27, 2009. REUTERS/Zainal Abd...
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Workers are seen on a new building under construction in Kuala Lumpur
Workers are seen on a new building under construction in Kuala Lumpur May 27, 2009. REUTERS/Zainal Abd Halim (MALAYSIA EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT CITYSCAPE)
MACAU/
RTXNZP8
May 26, 2009
The sign of Casino Lisboa is reflected on a building in Macau May 26, 2009. Gaming revenues in Macau...
Macau, China
The sign of Casino Lisboa is reflected on a building in Macau
The sign of Casino Lisboa is reflected on a building in Macau May 26, 2009. Gaming revenues in Macau have fallen in the last two months after years of explosive growth, amid the economic slump and a drop in visitors from China due to tightened government travel restrictions to the former Portuguese enclave. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu (CHINA POLITICS BUSINESS TRAVEL)
VIRGINATLANTIC-RESULTS/
RTXO175
May 26, 2009
A Virgin Atlantic aircraft comes in to land at Heathrow Airport, in London May 26, 2009. Privately-owned...
London, United Kingdom
A Virgin Atlantic airline aircraft comes in to land at Heathrow Airport in London
A Virgin Atlantic aircraft comes in to land at Heathrow Airport, in London May 26, 2009. Privately-owned airline Virgin Atlantic said yearly profits nearly doubled, but warned the weak economic environment would make it "almost impossible" for airlines to make a profit in the current year. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor (BRITAIN TRANSPORT BUSINESS)
SPAIN/
RTXO3QK
May 26, 2009
A worker shouts slogans at the end of a protest in Gijon, northern Spain, May 26, 2009. Former workers...
Gijon, Spain
A worker shouts slogans at the end of a protest in Gijon
A worker shouts slogans at the end of a protest in Gijon, northern Spain, May 26, 2009. Former workers who have taken early retirement from the private shipbuilding company Naval Gijon decided to finish their 21 days-sit-in in the shipyard's buildings after achieving assurances of their salaries after the closure of the company scheduled for May 31, 2009. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso (SPAIN EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS CONFLICT)
ECB-RATES/
RTXETZH
May 07, 2009
Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank (ECB) gestures during his monthly news conference...
Frankfurt, Germany
Trichet President of the European Central Bank gestures during his monthly news conference at the ECB...
Jean-Claude Trichet, President of the European Central Bank (ECB) gestures during his monthly news conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt May 7, 2009. The European Central Bank cut its main interest rate on Thursday and announced a three-pronged drive of unconventional steps to drive down borrowing costs and get the euro zone economy back on its feet. REUTERS/Johannes Eisele (GERMANY BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
EU-AGRICULTURE/
RTXNAI0
May 25, 2009
Riot police clash with farmers during a demonstration in central Brussels May 25, 2009. Several hundred...
Brussels, Belgium
Riot police clash with farmers during a demonstration in central Brussels
Riot police clash with farmers during a demonstration in central Brussels May 25, 2009. Several hundred European farmers, including those from Germany and Belgium, protested against the quota and the low price price of milk. REUTERS/Thierry Roge (BELGIUM EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS CONFLICT AGRICULTURE)
FINANCIAL/GEITHNER
RTXKU0L
May 21, 2009
U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner heads back to his seat to testify about the Obama administration's...
Washington, UNITED STATES
U.S. Treasury Secretary Geithner heads back to his seat to testify before a House Appropriations Subcommittee...
U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner heads back to his seat to testify about the Obama administration's budget proposals and goals for economic recovery and reform after a break in his testimony to the House Appropriations Subcommittee on General Government and Financial Services on Capitol Hill in Washington, May 21, 2009. Geithner said that a bailout for banks was steadying the financial system but care must be taken to ensure that normal market forces are allowed to operate. Picture taken with slow shutter speed. REUTERS/Jim Bourg (UNITED STATES POLITICS BUSINESS)
SPAIN/
RTXJJYP
May 19, 2009
A former shipyard worker looks at Spanish riot police guarding the entrance of the building of a shipyard...
Gijon, Spain
A former shipyard worker looks at Spanish riot police guarding the entrance to an ocupied building of...
A former shipyard worker looks at Spanish riot police guarding the entrance of the building of a shipyard in Gijon, northern Spain May 19, 2009. Former workers who have taken early retirement from the private shipbuilding company Naval Gijon have occupied the shipyard's buildings demanding assurances of their salaries after the closure of the company scheduled for May 31, 2009. Graffiti reads "Solution for early retirement workers". REUTERS/Eloy Alonso (SPAIN EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS CONFLICT)
USA/
RTXJIEK
May 19, 2009
Traders work in the Crude and Natural Gas Options pit at the New York Mercantile Exchange May 19, 2009....
New York, UNITED STATES
Traders work in the Crude and Natural Gas Options pit at the New York Mercantile Exchange
Traders work in the Crude and Natural Gas Options pit at the New York Mercantile Exchange May 19, 2009.
REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (UNITED STATES ENERGY BUSINESS)
SINGAPORE-PORT/
RTXJHDJ
May 19, 2009
Idle cranes at the Port of Singapore Authority's Pasir Panjang container terminal are pictured reflected...
Singapore, Singapore
Idle cranes at the Port of Singapore Authority's Pasir Panjang container terminal are pictured reflected...
Idle cranes at the Port of Singapore Authority's Pasir Panjang container terminal are pictured reflected in a pool of water at dusk in Singapore May 19, 2009. Singapore port terminals handled 17.7 percent fewer containers in April from a year ago and throughput dropped 5 percent from March, data from the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore shows. The numbers signal continued weakness in trade and dampen hopes of a recovery at the world's busiest container port, after throughput jumped a surprise 19 percent in March from February. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash (SINGAPORE BUSINESS POLITICS TRANSPORT CITYSCAPE)
USA/
RTXJFCK
May 19, 2009
Phones hang from a trading terminal on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, May 19, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon...
New York, UNITED STATES
Phones hang from a trading terminal on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
Phones hang from a trading terminal on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, May 19, 2009. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (UNITED STATES BUSINESS)
FRANCE-MILK/
RTXJDGS
May 19, 2009
French farmers empty trucks filled with milk and water during a protest against a dramatic fall in European...
Boulogne Sur Mer, France
French farmers empty trucks filled with milk and water during a protest against a dramatic fall in European...
French farmers empty trucks filled with milk and water during a protest against a dramatic fall in European Union milk prices, in Boulogne sur Mer, northern France, May 19, 2009. French farmers dumped gallons of milk and piles of manure in front of government offices on Tuesday to demand that the EU reverse its liberalisation of milk quotas, which they said had led to a collapse in prices. The words on the tractor read, "Go Away Idiot". REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol (FRANCE AGRICULTURE CONFLICT POLITICS BUSINESS)
TOYOTA/RESULTS
RTXEWAN
May 08, 2009
Toyota Motor Corp President Katsuaki Watanabe bows during a news conference in Tokyo May 8, 2009. Toyota...
Tokyo, Japan
Toyota Motor Corp President Katsuaki Watanabe bows during a news conference in Tokyo
Toyota Motor Corp President Katsuaki Watanabe bows during a news conference in Tokyo May 8, 2009. Toyota Motor Corp said on Friday it lost $6.9 billion in the final quarter and forecast increasing losses this financial year as sales continue to tumble, keeping dozens of its factories underused. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN TRANSPORT BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
INDIA-STOCKS/JUMP
RTXIPXE
May 17, 2009
A man looks at a large screen displaying India's benchmark share index on the facade of the Bombay Stock...
Mumbai, India
A man looks at a large screen displaying India's benchmark share index on the facade of the Bombay Stock...
A man looks at a large screen displaying India's benchmark share index on the facade of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai May 18, 2009. Indian shares extended gains to 17.24 percent on Monday, halting trade for the rest of the day after the surge triggered the final circuit breaker for the market. REUTERS/Punit Paranjpe (INDIA BUSINESS POLITICS)
POLAND
RTXEU1G
May 07, 2009
The chimneys of Belchatow Power Station near Belchatow, the Europe's largest thermal power plant emit...
BELCHATOW, Poland
The chimneys of Belchatow Power Station near Belchatow, the Europe's largest thermal power plant emit...
The chimneys of Belchatow Power Station near Belchatow, the Europe's largest thermal power plant emit fumes May 7, 2009. REUTERS/Peter Andrews (POLAND ENERGY ENVIRONMENT)
GERMANY/
RTXIT6Q
May 18, 2009
Porsche cars are pictured in a mirror in the roof in front of the Porsche factory in Zuffenhausen near...
Zuffenhausen, Germany
Porsche cars are pictured in a mirror in front of the Porsche factory in Zuffenhausen near Stuttgart
Porsche cars are pictured in a mirror in the roof in front of the Porsche factory in Zuffenhausen near Stuttgart May 18, 2009. REUTERS/Johannes Eisele (GERMANY EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
SPAIN/
RTXITQ0
May 18, 2009
A policeman fires a rubber bullet during disturbances outside Naval Gijon shipbuilding company in Gijon,...
Gijon, Spain
A policeman fires a rubber bullet during disturbances outside Naval Gijon shipbuilding company in Gijon...
A policeman fires a rubber bullet during disturbances outside Naval Gijon shipbuilding company in Gijon, northern Spain May 18, 2009. Former workers who have taken early retirement from the private shipbuilding company Naval Gijon have occupied the shipyard's buildings demanding assurance of their salaries after the closure of the company scheduled for May 31, 2009. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso (SPAIN)
WEF/
RTXI6KD
May 17, 2009
Israel's President Shimon Peres is seen through the viewfinder of a camera as he speaks at the King Hussein...
Dead Sea, Jordan
Israel's President Peres is seen through viewfinder of a camera as he speaks at King Hussein Convention...
Israel's President Shimon Peres is seen through the viewfinder of a camera as he speaks at the King Hussein Convention Centre during the World Economic Forum at the Dead Sea May 17, 2009. REUTERS/Ali Jarekji (JORDAN POLITICS BUSINESS)
CHRYSLER/DEALERS
RTXGTN1
May 14, 2009
An employee of the Tamiami Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership talks on the phone next to a Chrysler car in...
Miami, UNITED STATES
An employee of the Tamiami Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership talks on the phone next to an Chrysler car...
An employee of the Tamiami Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership talks on the phone next to a Chrysler car in Miami, Florida May 14, 2009. Chrysler LLC notified all U.S.dealers on Thursday about its plans to eliminate 25 percent of its retail showrooms and is seeking permission from a U.S. bankruptcy court to terminate franchise agreements with 789 of 3,181 dealerships as of June 9. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (UNITED STATES TRANSPORT BUSINESS)
AUTOS/
RTXGUA6
May 14, 2009
A general view of North County Jeep dealership in Escondido, California May 14, 2009. Chrysler LLC and...
ESCONDIDO, UNITED STATES
A general view of North County Jeep dealership in Escondido
A general view of North County Jeep dealership in Escondido, California May 14, 2009. Chrysler LLC and General Motors Corp have faced pressure to cut struggling dealerships to bring their large sales networks in line with those run by more successful automakers. GM, facing a U.S. government-imposed deadline of June 1 to restructure or file for bankruptcy, is expected to send termination notices to up to 2,000 dealers as soon as this week, sources have told Reuters. REUTERS/Mike Blake (UNITED STATES BUSINESS)
JAPAN-BANKS/
RTXH3Z8
May 15, 2009
Pedestrians are reflected on a sign board displayed outside Mizuho Financial Group's branch in Tokyo...
Tokyo, Japan
Pedestrians are reflected on a sign board displayed outside Mizuho Financial Group's branch in Tokyo
Pedestrians are reflected on a sign board displayed outside Mizuho Financial Group's branch in Tokyo May 15, 2009. Mizuho Financial Group, Japan's second-largest bank, will raise up to 800 billion yen ($8.4 billion) by issuing common shares and preferred securities, two people said on Friday, in the latest scramble for capital by a major Japanese bank. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao (JAPAN EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS POLITICS)
GERMANY-COMMERZBANK/
RTXH6FM
May 15, 2009
An angry shareholder wears a jacket reading "Commerzbank - unsafe even in safe times" and showing the...
Frankfurt, Germany
An angry shareholder wears a jacket reading "Commerzbank - unsafe even in safe times" and showing the...
An angry shareholder wears a jacket reading "Commerzbank - unsafe even in safe times" and showing the bank's losses during the speech of Commerzbank's CEO Martin Blessing (L) at the annual shareholders' meeting in Frankfurt, May 15, 2009. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach (GERMANY BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
SWITZERLAND/
RTXGOIA
May 14, 2009
Swiss bank UBS Company Secretary Luzius Cameron (L), Swiss President and Finance Minister Hans-Rudolf...
Bern, Switzerland
UBS Company Secretary Cameron, Swiss President and Finance Minister Merz and UBS Chairman Villiger arrive...
Swiss bank UBS Company Secretary Luzius Cameron (L), Swiss President and Finance Minister Hans-Rudolf Merz (C) and UBS Chairman Kaspar Villiger arrive at the parliament for a meeting with the finance commission in Bern May 14, 2009. REUTERS/Ruben Sprich (SWITZERLAND BUSINESS POLITICS)
BRITAIN-BANK/INFLATION
RTXG8ZN
May 13, 2009
A woman walks past a message on a church in Birmingham, central England May 13, 2009. Britain's Bank...
Birmingham, United Kingdom
A woman walks past a message on a church in Birmingham, central England
A woman walks past a message on a church in Birmingham, central England May 13, 2009. Britain's Bank of England said on Wednesday it expected a slower recovery than it had forecast previously with inflation remaining well below target, suggesting monetary policy will stay loose for some time. REUTERS/Darren Staples (BRITAIN BUSINESS RELIGION)
CHRYSLER/
RTXEMIK
May 01, 2009
Unidentified Chrysler officials leave U.S. Bankruptcy Court in New York, May 1, 2009. Chrysler LLC was...
New York, UNITED STATES
Unidentified Chrysler officials leave U.S. bankruptcy court in New York
Unidentified Chrysler officials leave U.S. Bankruptcy Court in New York, May 1, 2009. Chrysler LLC was in bankruptcy court Friday to obtain permission to continue paying employees and meeting customer and dealer obligations against a backdrop of mounting opposition from certain of its lenders. REUTERS/Mike Segar (UNITED STATES TRANSPORT BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
SPAIN/
RTXG6YW
May 13, 2009
Policemen stand outside the Naval Gijon shipbuilding company where former shipyard workers who have taken...
Gijon, Spain
Policemen stand outside Naval Gijon shipbuilding grounds as former shipyard workers protested in Gijon...
Policemen stand outside the Naval Gijon shipbuilding company where former shipyard workers who have taken early retirement were protesting in Gijon, northern Spain, May 13, 2009. Former workers who have taken early retirement from the private shipbuilding company Naval Gijon have occupied the shipyard's buildings demanding assurances of their salaries after the closure of the company scheduled for May 31, 2009. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso (SPAIN EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS CONFLICT)
KOREA/
RTXG3L4
May 13, 2009
A woman looks at job adverts at a job fair for women at the Coex Convention Centre in Seoul May 13, 2009....
Seoul, South Korea
Woman looks at job adverts at a job fair for women in Seoul
A woman looks at job adverts at a job fair for women at the Coex Convention Centre in Seoul May 13, 2009. REUTERS/Jo Yong-Hak (SOUTH KOREA BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
ARCELORMITTAL/
RTXFY1A
May 12, 2009
Demonstrators throw a barricade during a protest outside a shareholders' meeting of giant steel group...
Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Demonstrators throw a barricade during a protest outside a shareholders' meeting of ArcelorMittal in...
Demonstrators throw a barricade during a protest outside a shareholders' meeting of giant steel group ArcelorMittal in Luxembourg May 12, 2009. Around 1,000 ArcelorMittal workers participated in the protest to defend their jobs. ArcelorMittal, the world's largest steelmaker, has halved production, but its CEO Lakshmi Mittal said that did not reflect demand. ArcelorMittal said demand should start to normalise once destocking is complete worldwide, provisionally at the end of the second quarter. REUTERS/Sebastien Pirlet (LUXEMBOURG POLITICS CONFLICT EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS)
SINGAPORE/
RTXG3C2
May 13, 2009
Passengers walk across an air bridge as they disembark a flight at Changi Airport in Singapore May 13,...
Singapore, Singapore
Passengers walk across air bridge as they disembark a flight at Changi Airport in Singapore
Passengers walk across an air bridge as they disembark a flight at Changi Airport in Singapore May 13, 2009. World airline traffic fell 12 percent in March alone as trade and tourism fell amid the global economic downturn. REUTERS/Vivek Prakash (SINGAPORE TRANSPORT BUSINESS TRAVEL)
AUSTRALIA-ECONOMY/
RTXETAW
May 07, 2009
A woman walks past a pawn office in central Sydney May 7, 2009. Australian employment jumped against...
Sydney, Australia
A woman walks past a pawn office in central Sydney
A woman walks past a pawn office in central Sydney May 7, 2009. Australian employment jumped against all expectations in April, pulling the jobless rate down and throwing into doubt the need for further interest rate cuts.
REUTERS/Daniel Munoz (AUSTRALIA BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
SWITZERLAND/
RTXESGI
May 06, 2009
The logo of Italian car maker Fiat is pictured at a sale point in Meyrin near Geneva. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse...
MEYRIN, Switzerland
The logo of Italian car maker Fiat is pictured at a sale point in Meyrin near Geneva
The logo of Italian car maker Fiat is pictured at a sale point in Meyrin near Geneva. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse (SWITZERLAND TRANSPORT BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
BERKSHIRE-BUFFETT
RTXEP4E
May 03, 2009
Microsoft founder Bill Gates reacts during a game of bridge with Billionaire financier Warren Buffett...
Omaha, UNITED STATES
Bill Gates reacts during a game of bridge with Warren Buffett at Berkshire Hathaway shareholders annual...
Microsoft founder Bill Gates reacts during a game of bridge with Billionaire financier Warren Buffett (L) during the Berkshire Hathaway shareholders annual meeting in Omaha, Nebraska May 3, 2009. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (UNITED STATES BUSINESS SOCIETY)
CHRYSLER/DEALERS
RTXELCC
April 30, 2009
A salesperson is reflected in a vehicle in the showroom at Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership in Methuen,...
METHUEN, UNITED STATES
A salesperson is reflected in a vehicle in the showroom at Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership in Methuen...
A salesperson is reflected in a vehicle in the showroom at Clark Chrysler Jeep Dodge dealership in Methuen, Massachusetts April 30, 2009. Chrysler dealers around the United States put on abrave face after learning that the number three U.S. automaker had filed for bankruptcy earlier in the day. REUTERS/Brian Snyder (UNITED STATES TRANSPORT BUSINESS)
INDIA
RTXEI5Y
April 28, 2009
A worker stands on top of a tower at the construction site of the Bandra-Worli sea link in Mumbai, April...
Mumbai, India
Worker stands on top of a tower at the construction site of the Bandra-Worli sea link in Mumbai
A worker stands on top of a tower at the construction site of the Bandra-Worli sea link in Mumbai, April 28, 2009. The first phase of construction of Bandra-Worli sea link, an eight-lane, cable-stayed bridge above the Arbian sea was completed on Tuesday and it will be opened to commuters on later next month. The 4.7 km bridge which links Worli and Bandra areas of the city is expected to ease out traffic in the congested Mumbai. REUTERS/Arko Datta (INDIA BUSINESS TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
ECONOMY-EU/
RTXEPMD
May 04, 2009
European Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Joaquin Almunia presents the spring economic forecast...
Brussels, Belgium
EU Commissioner Almunia addresses a news conference in Brussels
European Economic and Monetary Affairs Commissioner Joaquin Almunia presents the spring economic forecast during a news conference at the EU Commission headquarters in Brussels May 4, 2009. Europe's economy will not start recovering until the second half of next year, the European Commission said on Monday as it slashed its forecasts to reflect the region's deepest recession since World War Two. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir (BELGIUM POLITICS BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
SPAIN/
RTXEHE1
April 28, 2009
Colombian president Alvaro Uribe speaks during a luncheon with Spanish businessmen in Madrid April 28,...
Madrid, Spain
Colombian president Alvaro Uribe speaks during a luncheon with Spanish businessmen in Madrid
Colombian president Alvaro Uribe speaks during a luncheon with Spanish businessmen in Madrid April 28, 2009. REUTERS/Susana Vera (SPAIN POLITICS BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
FLU/TOURISM
RTXEGKZ
April 28, 2009
Passenger planes land and take off at Sydney airport April 28, 2009. Investors fled investments in air,...
Sydney, Australia
Passenger planes land and take off at Sydney airport
Passenger planes land and take off at Sydney airport April 28, 2009. Investors fled investments in air, land and sea on Monday as fears of a flu pandemic rekindled memories of the Asian SARS crisis that caused widespread industry turmoil six years ago. REUTERS/Tim Wimborne (AUSTRALIA HEALTH TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
MARKETS-STOCKS/
RTXEHNC
April 28, 2009
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, April 28, 2009. U.S. stocks recovered from...
New York, UNITED STATES
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, April 28, 2009. U.S. stocks recovered from opening losses to post modest gains on Tuesday as housing and consumer confidence data fueling hopes a recession was easing offset concerns that major banks may need to raise more money. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid (UNITED STATES BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
FLU/ERNSTYOUNG
RTXEHFY
April 28, 2009
A woman enters the offices of Ernst & Young in New York April 28, 2009. Another New York City case of...
New York, UNITED STATES
Woman enters the offices of Ernst & Young in New York
A woman enters the offices of Ernst & Young in New York April 28, 2009. Another New York City case of swine flu has been confirmed, striking an employee at the accounting firm of Ernst & Young who worked at the company's Times Squares headquarters, a spokesman said on Tuesday. But the company issued a statement on Tuesday saying it could no longer confirm it was a verified case, although it said "out of an abundance of caution we have taken appropriate steps to protect the health of our employees." REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (UNITED STATES BUSINESS HEALTH IMAGES OF THE DAY)
CHRYSLER/
RTXEMI4
May 01, 2009
Boxes marked with "Chrysler LLC.. First Day Pleadings" are carried by unidentified men from U.S. Bankruptcy...
New York, UNITED STATES
Boxes marked with "Chrysler LLC.. First Day Pleadings" are taken out of U.S. bankruptcy court in New...
Boxes marked with "Chrysler LLC.. First Day Pleadings" are carried by unidentified men from U.S. Bankruptcy Court in New York, May 1, 2009. Chrysler LLC was in bankruptcy court Friday to obtain permission to continue paying employees and meeting customer and dealer obligations against a backdrop of mounting opposition from certain of its lenders. REUTERS/Mike Segar (UNITED STATES TRANSPORT BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
SHELL/
RTXEIJW
April 29, 2009
A Shell petrol station sign is reflected in a puddle in London April 28, 2009. Royal Dutch Shell Plc...
London, United Kingdom
A Shell petrol station sign is reflected in a puddle in London
A Shell petrol station sign is reflected in a puddle in London April 28, 2009. Royal Dutch Shell Plc followed an oil industry trend of reporting sharply lower first-quarter profit due to lower crude prices, while outperforming analysts' forecasts. Shell said its current cost of supply (CCS) net income, which strips out unrealised profits or losses related to changes in the value of inventories, fell 58 percent compared to the same period in 2008, to $3.30 billion. The photograph has been rotated 180 degrees. Picture taken April 28, 2009. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor (BRITAIN TRANSPORT BUSINESS ENERGY IMAGES OF THE DAY)
AUTOS/
RTXEKM8
April 30, 2009
Clouds are reflected on a Chrysler PT Cruiser at a Chrysler dealership in Rome April 30, 2009. Chrysler...
Rome, Italy
Clouds are reflected on a Chrysler PT Cruiser at a Chrysler dealership in Rome
Clouds are reflected on a Chrysler PT Cruiser at a Chrysler dealership in Rome April 30, 2009. Chrysler LLC rushed to clinch a deal on Thursday to stave off collapse ahead of a midnight deadline imposed on the No. 3 U.S. automaker by the Obama administration. REUTERS/Tony Gentile (ITALY TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
MARKETS-STOCKS
RTXEKD5
April 30, 2009
A man talks on his mobile phone as he passes an electronic board displaying a graph of the day's movement...
Tokyo, Japan
A man talks on his mobile phone as he passes an electronic board displaying a graph of the day's movement...
A man talks on his mobile phone as he passes an electronic board displaying a graph of the day's movement of the Nikkei index in Tokyo April 30, 2009. Japan's Nikkei average jumped 3.9 percent on Thursday as exporters climbed on upbeat data that fuelled hopes for the global economy, while Honda Motor surged after forecasting a small profit for this year. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao (JAPAN BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
LUFTHANSA/
RTXEKCM
April 30, 2009
Deutsche Telekom AG CEO Rene Obermann poses during the general meeting in Cologne April 30, 2009. REUTERS/Ina...
Cologne, Germany
Deutsche Telekom AG CEO Obermann poses during the general meeting in Cologne
Deutsche Telekom AG CEO Rene Obermann poses during the general meeting in Cologne April 30, 2009. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender (GERMANY BUSINESS HEADSHOT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
USA/
RTXET8G
May 07, 2009
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer speaks to students at Stanford University during the Entrepreneurial Thought...
Palo Alto, UNITED STATES
Microsoft CEO Ballmer speaks to students at Stanford University in Palo Alto
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer speaks to students at Stanford University during the Entrepreneurial Thought Leaders program in Palo Alto, California May 6, 2009. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith (UNITED STATES SCI TECH BUSINESS IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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