Chinese police probe the British pharmaceutical giant after its internal investigation finds no evidence of corruption.
However, the ISM employment metric came in at 48.7, down 1.4 percent from May's 50.1 percent reading -- which suggests fewer job openings.
The ministers handed in their resignation letters at the same time to Prime Minister Hesham Qandil.
The U.S. President and first family visited the prison where South Africa's apartheid government held Mandela for 27 years.
Groups claim the rule of law has been "bypassed" and that they deserve the usual three-week period to determine their next legal move.
Correa said he can't give asylum to Snowden until the fugitive reaches Ecuador or an Ecuadorean embassy.
The move forces out the company's chairman and ends a power struggle between the board and the founders' descendants.
The sudden run reversed the record pace ETFs were on for annual inflows to a record month of outflows.
Ding was chosen for his close ties to cabinet members and his agriculture finance management experience.
The White House says President Obama will follow the family's lead on whether it will be possible to meet Mandela.
Christine Lagarde says that green energy innovation can spur job growth in roles that have not yet been invented.
Despite rate hike, homebuyer affordability remains strong for many families, according to the government lender.
Ecuador says it will not base its Snowden decision on a preferential trade deal with Washington, which it cancels.
The key 4-week moving average - which screens out anomalies like holidays, strikes and weather events - also decreased by 2.75K to 345,750.
Rusnok aims to complete 2014's budget for the country struggling through 18 months of recession.
About 300 workers walked out after negotiations with tower officials failed, leaving thousands of tourists on the ground.
Ecuador's asylum talks with Snowden come just weeks ahead of the U.S. Congress' vote to renew a unique trade deal to benefit Ecuador.
What's more, the Conference Board says the pace of growth is unlikely to slow in the short term and might even pick up.
New orders for manufactured goods in the U.S. rose more than expected, and the all-important core capital goods rate increased a decent 1.1%.
The pilot program will address health care needs and prevent future problems among the company's most chronically ill workers.