(CNN)FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke said Wednesday that FIFA would "postpone" the bidding process for the 2026 World Cup, as investigations continue into allegations that bribery helped determine the hosts of earlier World Cups.
Greece pulled back on budget concessions to its creditors in new proposals Tuesday, as German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said it would be “daft” to accept blame for Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’s predicament.
General Electric said on Tuesday morning it will sell its sponsor finance unit, GE Antares, and a $3 billion portfolio of bank loans to the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB), a Toronto-based pension fund that manages $264 billion in assets on behalf of over 18 million Canadian pensioners.
THEY WANT TO replace politicians with engineers and our modern financial system with one backed by the laws of science. They dream of a world without scarcity, where the miracles of technology can easily meet the needs of everyone in the nation.
President Barack Obama has begun to barrage House Democrats with phone calls in hopes of explaining to members of his own party why they should break their near uniform opposition and support his trade agenda.