Stacey Vanek Smith
Apr 15, 2013 Dish Network wants to buy up Sprint Nextel for $25.5 billion. This play is all about the future of TV.
Apr 15, 2013 The Dish TV Network this morning is making a big bid to get into the mobile space. It wants to buy the country’s third largest cellphone carrier Sprint-Nextel for more than $25 billion.
Apr 9, 2013 The value of the Japanese yen fell to its lowest level in four years after a huge monetary stimulus package was unveiled last week, and the effects of the stimulus are starting to be felt far away from Japan.
Apr 4, 2013 Japan is fed up with deflation and a sluggish economy, and its central bank is getting aggressive. Today, the Bank of Japan launched a sweeping bond-buying program to pump money into the economy.
Mar 14, 2013 Japan and China have failed to block new restrictions on shark fishing at an international conference in Thailand.
Apr 19, 2013 Japanese officials say food produced in the region around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is safe. But if you want your rice tested in front of you -- there's a service for that.
Mar 11, 2013 Today's anniversary is being marked with protests against nuclear power in Japan. But can the country sustain a non-nuclear energy policy?
Feb 28, 2013 Japan's prime minister Shinzo Abe has called for some nuclear plants to reopen in order to ensure energy security for the country.
Feb 20, 2013 This morning, OfficeMax and Office Depot confirmed that they're merging to better compete in the marketplace.
Feb 19, 2013 While many market analysts have been touting the recent spate of mergers and acquisitions as a sign of business confidence, the trend might be more out of necessity.