TV viewers will be forgiven if they feel a sense of deja vu when new shows debut in September. With competition from cable and the Web growing, broadcasters are leaning more on past successes and big names to find fresh hits.
J. Christopher Flowers, chairman and chief executive officer of private equity firm JC Flowers & Co., said inflation is the best way to cut debt as central banks in the biggest advanced economies push ahead with monetary easing.
The dollar, euro and pound are all unappealing investments, either because of policies of “benign neglect” or concerns on the euro region’s stability, said Stephen King, chief economist at HSBC Holdings Plc.
Dubai, the Gulf emirate restructuring $23.5 billion in debt, could recover “relatively quickly” thanks to rising oil prices and its good infrastructure, said Stephen King , chief economist at HSBC Holdings Plc.
“ Full Dark, No Stars ,” the new collection from Stephen King , contains four sturdy, stomach- turning tales: a killing haunts a family, a rape survivor takes revenge, a sick man makes a deal with the devil and a killer lives quietly in our midst.