Tag Archives: ‘Drag’

Weighing The Week Ahead: Will Global Weakness Drag Down The U.S. Economy?

By Jeff Miller: Last week was all about data. This week will be the opposite. The calendar already dished up the big news, and the major earnings reports are still a week away. Meanwhile, we have more conferences and speeches … Continue reading

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Mexico telecoms overhaul starts to drag on America Movil

By Christine Murray MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Carlos Slim's America Movil, Latin America's biggest telecoms company, said on Monday that new regulation in its core Mexico market was beginning to weigh on its performance. In Mexico, where the company makes … Continue reading

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Future cars may give themselves dimples to reduce drag

Golf balls are dimpled for a reason — they sail through the air just slowly enough that the uneven surface reduces drag, helping them fly further than they might otherwise. Wouldn't it be nice if your car could get that … Continue reading

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Economic Take-Off In 2014 Due To Lower Fiscal Drag?

According to many economists, one of the main factors that weighed down the US economy in 2013 and contributed to sub-trend GDP growth was the “fiscal drag” caused by government tax increases and expenditure cuts implemented during that year. Although … Continue reading

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Justin Bieber charged with drunk driving after drag racing in Florida

MIAMI BEACH, Florida (Reuters) – Teen pop star Justin Bieber was arrested in South Florida early on Thursday on a drunk driving charge after he was caught drag racing on a main thoroughfare in a rented yellow Lamborghini, police said. … Continue reading

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Kenya terror attack: the infighting and chaos that allowed deadly siege to drag on – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Kenya terror attack: the infighting and chaos that allowed deadly siege to drag onTelegraph.co.ukAs a group of al-Shabaab gunmen prepared to attack Nairobi's Westgate mall last weekend, Esther Nyauncho was in its supermarket with her boyfriend, Ravi Ramrattan. Walking … Continue reading

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RPT-Fitch: Slow reforms a drag on vietnamese banks’ risk profiles – Reuters

RPT-Fitch: Slow reforms a drag on vietnamese banks' risk profilesReutersFitch Ratings says in a new report that the major Vietnamese banks' risk profiles will remain vulnerable in view of the country's below-par economic performance, high asset-quality risks, poor transparency and … Continue reading

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Victor Anichebe Will Drag West Brom From The Foot Of The Table

Victor Anichebe Will Drag West Brom From The Foot Of The Table – originally posted on Soccerlens.com On transfer deadline day, West Brom smashed their transfer record to bring in Nigerian striker Victor Anichebe from Everton. Many fans have been … Continue reading

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Syria worries drag down Asian bourses

Nervous investors flee equities for safer havens as the prospect of western military action in Syria sends risk aversion ripples through global markets Asia homepage

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It’s drag queens vs. schoolgirls at Broadway’s Tony awards

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A precocious moppet with an edge will face off against a proud drag queen when the annual Tony awards, Broadway’s highest honors, are bestowed on Sunday night. Reuters: Entertainment News

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