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April 23, 2012

Two U.S. lawmakers are launching an investigation into allegations of bribery at Wal-Mart Stores’ Mexican affiliate.

New York -- Two U.S. lawmakers are launching an investigation into allegations of bribery at Wal-Mart Stores’ Mexican affiliate. Representative Elijah Cummings, the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, and Representative Henry Waxman, the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, sent a letter to Michael Duke, Wal-Mart CEO, requesting an in-person meeting with company officials.

April 23, 2012

Two U.S. lawmakers are launching an investigation into allegations of bribery at Wal-Mart Stores’ Mexican affiliate.

New York -- Two U.S. lawmakers are launching an investigation into allegations of bribery at Wal-Mart Stores’ Mexican affiliate. Representative Elijah Cummings, the top Democrat on the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, and Representative Henry Waxman, the top Democrat on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, sent a letter to Michael Duke, Wal-Mart CEO, requesting an in-person meeting with company officials.

October 21, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores is cutting back healthcare coverage for new part-time workers and significantly raising premiums for many new full-time associates, the New York Times reported.

New York City -- Wal-Mart Stores is cutting back healthcare coverage for new part-time workers and significantly raising premiums for many new full-time associates, the New York Times reported. It is a major turnaround for the retailer which, a few years back, under heavy criticism that many of its 1.4 million workers could not afford or did not qualify for coverage, expanded coverage for employees and their families. The move generated of flurry of positive publicity.

October 21, 2011

Wal-Mart Stores is cutting back healthcare coverage for new part-time workers and significantly raising premiums for many new full-time associates, the New York Times reported.

New York City -- Wal-Mart Stores is cutting back healthcare coverage for new part-time workers and significantly raising premiums for many new full-time associates, the New York Times reported. It is a major turnaround for the retailer which, a few years back, under heavy criticism that many of its 1.4 million workers could not afford or did not qualify for coverage, expanded coverage for employees and their families. The move generated of flurry of positive publicity.

November 16, 2010

Asking rents for retail spaces in New York City hot spots are rising in certain corridors, according to The Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) Fall 2010 Retail Report.

New York City -- Asking rents for retail spaces in New York City hot spots are rising in certain corridors, according to The Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) Fall 2010 Retail Report.

According to the report, since spring 2010, retail asking rents climbed 21% to $1700 per square foot in the Times Square corridor defined by Broadway and 7th Avenue between 42nd and 47th Streets.

November 7, 2010

Asking rents for retail spaces in New York City hot spots are rising in certain...

September 2, 2010

Fast-food burger chain Burger King said Thursday it has agreed to sell itself to a...

September 2, 2010

Fast-food burger chain Burger King said Thursday it has agreed to sell itself to a...

August 31, 2010

Forever 21’s expanding profile takes center stage with the opening of its massive flagship...

October 14, 2008

To celebrate the launch of AC/DC's new album, “Black Ice,” Wal-Mart Stores will open a...

September 30, 2008

Aesthetics in mixed-use projects are important, no question. But even more significant are the...

August 19, 2008

Virgin Entertainment Group has teamed up with Warner Home Video to help celebrate the studio’s...

June 26, 2008

Vornado Realty Trust plans to close the Times Square Virgin Megastore in Manhattan’s Times Square...

May 11, 2008

The CEO of Barneys New York has said he plans to resign, The New York...

May 11, 2008

The CEO of Barneys New York has said he plans to resign, The New York...

July 30, 2007

Busy buyers move quickly along the fifth floor of the marble-faced colonnade. One floor down,...