Here's a quick look at some of the items making news this Friday afternoon.
Another Suntech Power executive steps down
Good news if you need time to pay
Gender in the ECB
Concerns about a lack of women on the executive board of the European Central Bank have delayed a vote to confirm Yves Mersch (a man) to the board, according to a report on the Public Service Europe website.
"There is now not a single woman sitting on the main board of what is one of the most powerful and essential institutions in the European Union," Sharon Bowles, chairwoman of the economic and monetary affairs committee of the European Parliament, said in a statement this week. "The symbolic and practical effects of this absence are not without note."
The report notes that this action, which likely will delay and not derail a vote, comes as the EU eyes implementing rules on the number of women companies must have on their boards.
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