On five Sundays since protests began in Ukraine, Viktor Skochko made the 600-kilometer (372-mile) round trip from his farm east of Kiev to join demonstrations in the capital that ultimately toppled the government. By each Monday, he was back preparing to sow spring crops.
Riverbed Technology Inc. has received no “credible” bids from buyout firms and shouldn’t have been targeted by activist shareholders, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman Jerry Kennelly said in an interview.
Microsoft Corp.’s former Chief Executive Officer Steve Ballmer said he’s sorry he didn’t combine hardware and software development sooner after the company missed out on Apple Inc.’s smartphone success.
Paul Krugman, a Nobel-prize winning economist who has used his New York Times column to champion greater government action to stimulate growth and create jobs, is leaving Princeton University for the City University of New York.
Jamie Dimon was talking about the business climate, not the polar vortex that gripped much of the U.S. this winter, when he mentioned “weather” in a discussion about a slump in trading revenue at JPMorgan Chase & Co.