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Weak Economy to Sap Handset Market Growth: Gartner - Mobile and Wireless (Baseline)
Gartner said it expects market growth to slow to 11 percent from 16 percent last year, while in U.S. dollar terms growth would slow to 9 percent from 11 percent. The world's top cellphone maker Nokia has forecast the market will fall this year in euro terms.
Toyota cuts 2009 global sales target to 9.7 million vehicles amid rising costs, slow US market (Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune)
TOKYO - Toyota lowered its global sales target for 2009 by 700,000 vehicles to 9.7 million Thursday, showing that even one of the world's most durable automakers is being hurt by rising material costs, a slowing U.S. market and soaring gas prices.
Online Sellers Seek Competitive Edge at Online Market World (Centre Daily Times)
Businesses of all sizes selling products and services on the web are signing up to attend the Online Market World conference and exhibition in an effort to better understand the rapidly changing worlds of online selling and online marketing. Online Market World, in its second year, will take place at Moscone Center West Hall in San Francisco October 1 - 3, 2008 and is expected to attract 2,500 - ...
Sony sees slower consumer electronics market in H2 (Reuters via Yahoo! News)
Japan's Sony Corp expects a slowdown in the overall consumer electronics market in the second half of 2008 in Western Europe, but sees double-digit growth in the TV market this year, its chief executive said.
BB&T's Allison Sees Acquisitions After Housing Market Recovers (Bloomberg.com)
Aug. 27 (Bloomberg) -- BB&T Corp. 's John Allison , the chief executive officer who bought 60 rivals since 1989, said his bank may buy more community lenders after the housing market stabilizes next year and called Countrywide Financial Corp.'s exit from the business ``good for the world.''
Online Sellers Seek Competitive Edge at Online Market World (Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance)
CAMPBELL, Calif.----Businesses of all sizes selling products and services on the web are signing up to attend the Online Market World conference and exhibition in an effort to better understand the rapidly changing worlds of online selling and online marketing.
Indian markets outperform the world as U.S. $ index rises (SiliconIndia)
Mumbai: Indian market have surpassed the world market due to the swift rise in the U.S dollar index. The Sensex of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and the Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) have gained 14 percent and 12 percent, respectively.
'Energy market should be privatised' (Independent Online)
The Free Market Foundation has said that a monolithic energy monopoly like Eskom is uncommon in the rest of the world.
MARKET TALK: US Wheat Falls On Strong World Supply (INO News)
1242 EDT [Dow Jones] - U.S. wheat futures are lower on technical weakness and strong world supplies, analysts say. "It seems like all of a sudden we're getting hit with the world market," says Jason Britt, a broker and analyst at Central State Commodities.
Portobello West fashion and art market to host three days of couture and culture in Calgary (Calgary Sun)
If you've spent any time living in sunny Vancouver, you've probably heard of the Portobello West Market. No? Then what about the world famous Portobello Road Market in London, England? Home of the original Portobello Road, and a top destination for locals, tourists and trend hunters alike?