Category: We Talk Biz News

Bloomberg vs. Wal-Mart

Bloomberg’s recent coverage of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and its problems with keeping stock on the shelves has the retail giant on the defensive. But Wal-Mart customers aren’t buying the company’s denials that there are problems....

Looking into OSHA

The New York Times’ Ian Urbina wrote an incredible story covering worker safety, unenforced regulations and the role of the government agency tasked with overseeing the nearly 8 million work sites in the U.S....

UK banks need more money

Banks in the United Kingdom need more capital, even after new regulations created during the financial crisis. Here’s the Wall Street Journal story: U.K. banks must come up with £25 billion ($38 billion) in...

Cyprus saved. Or is it?

Finance ministers agreed early Monday on a bailout for the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. While the agreement averted the near-term disaster, much of the coverage focused on the fact that the aftermath is going...