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Solar power energizing rural China

| Jun 19, 2006
With 20 million people waiting to get on the electrical grid in China, officials in Beijing have launched a campaign to make sure the newest energy consumers will use renewable sources instead. Rob Schmitz reports.
Posted In: Canada

Karmazin is Sirius about satellite radio; Part 2

Kai Ryssdal | Jun 19, 2006
Host Kai Ryssdal talks with Sirius Satellite Radio CEO Mel Karmazin about the future of the broadcast media in our latest 'Conversation from the Corner Office.'

Women in distress

| Jun 19, 2006
Some of us may think new choices are the ultimate in consumer liberation. Humorist Sandra Tsing Loh sees only feminist chains. And she says it's time to cast them off once and for all.

Karmazin is Sirius about satellite radio

Kai Ryssdal | Jun 19, 2006
After running CBS and Viacom, Mel Karmazin now heads up Sirius Satellite Radio. He tells Kai Ryssdal that he expects radio via satellite to one day be as common as cable TV. Another in our "Conversations From the Corner Office" series.

Sloan Sessions: Read the fine print

Tess Vigeland | Jun 19, 2006
Newsweek Wall Street editor Allan Sloan and host Tess Vigeland discuss the fine print that allows Citigroup to keep the cash rewards earned by customers of a defunct credit card.
Posted In: Wall Street

$30 billion telecom deal

Stephen Beard | Jun 19, 2006
Two of the world's biggest telecom equipment makers — Nokia of Finland and Siemens of Germany — are merging some manufacturing operations in a deal worth more than $30 billion. Stephen Beard reports.
Posted In: Canada

Nissan downsizing US headquarters

Janet Babin | Jun 19, 2006
Nissan North America opens its new headquarters today in Tennessee with 300 fewer jobs than it had at its old headquarters in Los Angeles. What else will it lose in the move? Janet Babin reports.

Stonyfield goes continental

Sam Eaton | Jun 19, 2006
America's No. 1 organic yogurt launches in Europe today. But is the average Jacques going to pay the premium price? Sam Eaton takes a look.
Posted In: Canada

Registered traveler program debuts

Amy Scott | Jun 19, 2006
The government's two-tiered airport security program officially launches Tuesday, but frequent fliers aren't lining up for the shorter lines. Amy Scott reports.

World Urban Forum

Ashley Milne-Tyte | Jun 19, 2006
A five-day UN conference opens today in Vancouver to examine how rapid global urbanization over the next several years is likely to impact cities and their economies. Ashley Milne-Tyte has more.
Posted In: Canada

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