|Jamaica ready for the global market
Manufacturers must work hard to protect Jamaica's name in the international marketplaces, especially in the face of increased global competition. That was the impassioned plea of Omar Azan, president of the Jamaica Manufacturers' Association (JMA).
Microsoft abandons Yahoo! takeover bid
SAN FRANCISCO (AP): Microsoft Corp withdrew its US$42.3 billion bid to buy Yahoo! Inc, scrapping an attempt to snap up the tarnished Internet icon in hopes of toppling online search and advertising leader Google Inc. The decision to walk away from...