Tag Archives: Adviser

Obama’s Top Military Adviser Warns of Possible ISIS Attacks in Baghdad – New York Times

New York Daily News Obama's Top Military Adviser Warns of Possible ISIS Attacks in BaghdadNew York TimesWASHINGTON — Fighters for the Islamic State were managing to blend in with disenfranchised Sunni populations in some Iraqi towns and villages near the … Continue reading

Posted in World | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

N Korea confirms purge of top adviser

Uncle of supreme leader Kim Jong Un purged over allegations he led a ‘depraved’ lifestyle and was involved in factionalism inside the secretive state Asia homepage

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Putin could free Khodorkovsky, punk band in amnesty: rights adviser

NOVO-OGARYOVO, Russia (Reuters) – Former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and two jailed members of punk protest band Pussy Riot could walk free under an amnesty President Vladimir Putin is expected to approve by the end of the year, a Kremlin … Continue reading

Posted in Entertainment | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Senior Obama adviser to quit US Treasury

Lael Brainard’s decision to leave the job extends the shake-up within the top ranks of the US Treasury during Barack Obama’s second term in office Asia homepage

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Mourinho cried after losing United job? Lies, All Lies says Jose’s adviser

Mourinho cried after losing United job? Lies, All Lies says Jose’s adviser – originally posted on Soccerlens.com Eladio Paramés, the advisor José Mourinho, has denied the claims presented as FACTS by Spanish jounralist Diego Torres, author of “Prepare to lose”, … Continue reading

Posted in Football | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

U.S. charges ex-Qualcomm executive, adviser in insider-trading scheme

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. government on Monday filed civil and criminal charges against a former executive at the wireless technology company Qualcomm and his financial adviser, alleging they reaped illicit profits by using inside information about the company in … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Albanese appointed adviser to Vedanta

One of the casualties of the recent clear-out of top executives at the world’s largest mining groups is returning to industry at FTSE 100-listed group Asia homepage

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Venture firm Andreessen Horowitz hires software veteran as adviser

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Venture-capital firm Andreessen Horowitz has added software veteran Kenneth Coleman to its roster of advisers, bringing expertise in a hot area for start-ups to one of Silicon Valley’s most aggressive venture firms. Coleman, 70, will provide … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Deutsche Telekom lines up second adviser for Scout sale: sources

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Deutsche Telekom is close to appointing Jefferies as second advisor for the sale of its online classified advertising unit Scout24, two sources close to the deal said. The investment bank might work alongside Goldman Sachs, which Deutsche … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Union pension adviser says will oppose two HP directors

(Reuters) – A union pension adviser said it will oppose two Hewlett-Packard Co directors and the company's auditor over governance issues, after HP leaders assuaged few of their concerns at a meeting on Monday. The declaration by pension adviser CtW … Continue reading

Posted in Technology | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment