June 2008
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);6/9/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 23, p15
This section offers business news briefs in the U.S. as of June 9, 2008. General Motors Corp. announces plans to close four truck plants, make more small cars, and drop its Hummer brand of large sport utility vehicles as it tries to gain profit amid rising gasoline prices. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke signals end of cutting interest rates. United Airlines will shut its low-fare Ted unit, ground 70 plans and cut as many as 1,100 jobs in the face of surging fuel prices.


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