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JPMorgan Chase Chief Apologizes for $2 billion Loss

Posted June 13th, 2012 at 10:45 am (UTC-5)
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A key banking executive in the United States has apologized to Congress for financial trading mistakes that cost his company $2 billion. Wall Street titan Jamie Dimon, chief executive of the JPMorgan Chase investment banking firm, told the Senate banking committee Wednesday that its managers, starting late last year, mismanaged a series of investments. He […]

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British Prime Minister Apologizes for Tourette’s Comments

Posted January 8th, 2012 at 12:55 am (UTC-5)
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Britain’s prime minister has issued an apology after comparing heckling from a senior lawmaker to “having someone with Tourette’s sitting opposite you.” David Cameron made the comment about Ed Balls, the opposition’s shadow chancellor, in an interview in a British newspaper – The Sunday Telegraph. Balls’ gestures and comments have become a fixture of the […]

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Netherlands Apologizes for 1947 Indonesia Massacre

Posted December 9th, 2011 at 5:40 am (UTC-5)
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The Dutch government has formally apologized for the 1947 massacre of up to 430 young men and boys during Indonesia’s war for independence. The Netherlands ambassador to Indonesia, Tjeerd de Zwaan, apologized to families of the victims at a tearful ceremony on Friday in the Indonesian town of Rawagede. “The Dutch government recently reached a […]

Netherlands Apologizes for 1947 Indonesia Massacre

Posted December 9th, 2011 at 2:15 am (UTC-5)
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The Dutch government has formally apologized for the 1947 massacre of up to 430 young men and boys during Indonesia’s war for independence. The Netherlands ambassador to Indonesia, Tjeerd de Zwaan, apologized to families of the victims at a tearful ceremony on Friday in the Indonesian town on Rawagede. On December 9, 1947, Dutch troops […]

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