IHT.com Article Archives - Articles from 1996

When Credit Goes Off the Beaten Track
Bond Funds Get the Jitters
ECONOMIC SCENE : Investors Watching Israeli Election
Lost Plastic Cards Display Their Inflexible Side
Counterfeiters Cash In By Cheating at Cards
On Eve of Voting, Sobchak Is More Popular Abroad Than Among Constituents : St. Petersburg Mayor's Support Is Slipping
For Philippine 'Boat People,' a Slow Turn Toward Hope
AMERICAN TOPICS
A Shocking Divorce Statistic Turns Out to Be Just a Glitch : AMERICAN TOPICS
Cronenberg's Sci-Fi Car Opera
Markets Fear Big Jolt From Germany
1946:Fatal Plunge : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:League Apart : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Archduke Dies : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
All This Talk of 'Asian Values' Sends an Unhelpful Message
Ames Shoots Par to Win His Second Tournament: Chill Wind Blows Stars Off Course As a Tropical Islander Stays Cool
Jakarta Notebook : Rights to the Roads
Jakarta Notebook : Pressing Privatization
Jakarta Notebook : A Handy Alternative
Jakarta Notebook : Wary Government Forecast Risks Wrong Phone Numbers
Q&A / Hisashi Hosokawa : Japan to Keep Up Trade Pressure on China
American Topics
American Topics : Short Takes
American Topics: The State Dept. Is Annoyed
Official Decries Trade Sanctions : Tokyo Urges an End To U.S. Unilateralism
Teach the Management : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Clinton Calls for Renewing China's Favored Trade Status
Sinking Navy Values : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Individual and the State: Asians' Debate Will Continue
1946: Iranian Attack : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Irish 'Embassy' : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:France Accedes : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Goals to Make the Common World More Livable
Indonesia Moves Toward Gas-Power Plants
IHT Puts Baseball Stats on the Internet
U.S. Rejects Charge Its Sanctions Policy Undermines Trade
Cantona, In Absentia, Gives French Team a Lift
Thinking Ahead/Commentary : The German Model Is No Longer Valid
The Baltics Stand at the Edge of a Historic Renewal
Missile Defense Needed: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Gay Marriage: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Grand Central What?: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
About Israel: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
A Creative Explosion: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Danube Capture: IN OUR PAGES: 100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Chaplin to Wed: IN OUR PAGES: 100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Horseless Cars: IN OUR PAGES: 100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
British Air Left Out of Opening to Europe: U.S. Loosens Airline Curbs
Handel Makes Debut at Glyndebourne
An Explosion of Irish Drama
U.S. Warns Russians on SS-18 Sales To Chinese
Russia Applies To Join the OECD
American Topics
AMERICAN TOPICS: New York's Bright Side Improves City's Image
Eurostar Unveils Heavy Fare Cuts
Iran Airbus Story Plays to U.S.-Europe Strains
BOOKS : THAILAND ECONOMY AND POLITICS
Crisis Deepens as He DemandsA Total Lifting of Export Ban: Major Presses Plan To Undercut EU Over Beef Dispute
Way Out West: Ray Brown and His Lucky Star
A Storyteller of Rare, Commonsensical Seriousness
Switch From Shift : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Clinton and Bosnia : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
America's Challenge : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Pleas in China : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Leipzig Trials : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Moscow Lit Up : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
European Topics
European Topics
European Topics
European Topics : A Slovenian Bear Moves to the West
European Topics
French TV Scandal Focuses on Ratings and, but of Course, Politics
INTERNATIONAL MANAGER : Romanian Firm Has Finger in Many Pies
Juventus Wins European Cup Final on Penalties
WTO Admonishes China To Heed U.S. on Piracy
How Computers Have Rewired My Brain
7 Suspects Accused Of Smuggling Guns Into California : 'Sting' Case Further Tests U.S.-China Relations
7 Suspects Accused Of Smuggling Guns Into California : 'Sting' Case Further Tests U.S.-China Relations
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Gas Tax : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
No 'Iron Lady' : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The New NATO-Led Security System for Europe
1946: Treaty Vanished : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:'War Must Stop' : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Royal Birthday : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Travelspeak: Sifting Through Industry Jargon
Where India Meets West
A Nostalgic Taste of Old Kenya
nightlife : A Madrid Mix: Pool and Salsa
German Talks Fail in Crucial Wage Sector
Embattled Chief of Largest U.S. Mutual Fund Passes Baton
A Soaring Success in Malaysia
'Alternative' Treatments Gain Favor
BRIEFCASE : Keystone Invests In Japan Market
BRIEFCASE : Funds in Jersey Hit Record High
Expatriate, Heal Thyself
1946:Polish Students : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: KKK Initiation : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Chinese Denial : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Big Deductible Keeps the Doctor Away
ECONOMIC SCENE : EMU:The Implications for Asia
Healthy Fear of Genetic Tests
Specialist Policies Target Expatriates
Best Bets in Medical Stocks
The Master of Light
On Eve of French Open, Sampras (and Others) Ailing
American Topics
American Topics
American Topics: Americans Flunk Science
American Topics : Soggy Seattle Awaits Letup
The Mysteries of a Distant Culture
Former Glories Drive Open Favorites
A Game of Rate Speculation Underpins Dollar's Gain Against the Yen
Sumitomo Notes:Convert or Else
Daimler Paid Bonuses in a Bad Year
1946:Self-Rule Ahead : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Leipzig Tribunal : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Tsar Is Crowned : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Q & A / James D. Wolfensohn : World Bank and Russian Reform
Death at Wembley Is a Grim Warning
CYBERSCAPE : Whenever It Rings, The Phone Is For You
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS : Phi Beta Kappa Key Loses Some Glitter on Campus
AMERICAN TOPICS : The Latest in a Long Line Of Presidential Golfers
Rangoon Crackdown Is a Test for Japan
Yin and Yang of Bali Design
Stocks Fall as Government Faces Removal : Bailing Out of Bombay
Lacking Rules, China Plays Difficult Market Game
Balancing Act: Integrating a European Component Into NATO
Asia Needs to Take a Tougher Line With Burma
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Karadzic's Fate : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Lions on Loose : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Persia Dictator : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Unrest in Crete : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Gaza's Dangerous Man
English Rain Can't Dampen Italian Joy
The Indy 500x2=TV Drama For Auto Racing Addicts
Events in Burma Threaten to Fracture ASEAN Regional Forum
Thinking Ahead / Commentary : Britain Losing Sight of the EU Convoy
'Cretin' and 'Christian' : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Beijing Tries to Get a Handle on Hot Money : Markets Outrun Red Tape
The Feelings of Artists : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Capitalism at Work?: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Clinton and the Games : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
A Ruling Against Hate : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
South Korean Parties : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
China and the U.S. : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Bolivia Uprising : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Silesian Army : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Train Robberies : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Britain Will Slowly Master Its Fear of Federalism
Marking the End of an Era, Chirac Lays Out Plan for Volunteer Army
Finding the Music in a Corneille Comedy
A Nasty Surprise for Deutsche Bank
Archaos Circus:Forget the Plot
Japan Turns Up the Volume in Asia
A Rare Staging in the West:Rimsky-Korsakov's Richly Romantic 'Kitesh'
World Cup Soccer : In Sports, It's Sometimes Better to Have No Winners or Losers
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS : Having Trouble Sleeping?Take One or Two of These
AMERICAN TOPICS : Montana Is Concerned About High-Speed Image
White House Tries to Play Down Significance of the Fraud Verdicts : Clinton's Ex-Partners Guilty in Whitewater
West European Competitiveness Seen Slipping : Ranking Potential Growth
China Is Learning From Its Market Mistakes
Tit for Cat?: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Holocaust : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Holocaust : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Holocaust : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Holocaust : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
On Trusteeship : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Protest at Paper : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Chief's Burial : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Congo Bound : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
French-German Military Vision Clouds Again
UN Sees Huge World Urban Growth
A Slovak Approach to Privatization
Republicans Ride Whitewater Verdicts
Chinese Companies Target Hong Kong As Listing of Choice
Banks Dominate Borrowing, BIS Says
Key to Heading Off a Trade War Is in the Details
In Mexico, Impoverished Indians Teeter on Edge of Violence
Dyed, Not Dead : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Eulogy for a Deejay : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Russia's Future : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Nazis Benefit : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Memorial Day : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Cuban Affairs : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Critics Pursue France's Head Of State-Run TV
France's Gardens Open Their Gates
kids : Family Values And Jet Lag
U.S. and Europe Clash Over New NATO Roles
Peace Talks Will Go On Either Way, U.S. Hopes
THINKING AHEAD : An Asian Voice in the World Economy
EUROPEAN TOPICS
EUROPEAN TOPICS
EUROPEAN TOPICS
EUROPEAN TOPICS
EUROPEAN TOPICS : Strasbourg Mayor Courts Muslims With a Mosque
Chrysler Aims to Crack Europe
Freddie Mac Takes the Heat
Netanyahu's Victory Opens a New Mideast Era
BRIEFCASE : Privatization Fund Offers Discount
BRIEFCASE : China's Next Boom:Insurance Policies
BRIEFCASE : Why Stocks Should Continue to Rally
When in Doubt, Shout It Out
Card Firms Slug It Out for New Clients
1921: Arms 'Feelers' : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1946: Holy City Upset : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Tragic Festival : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Fund Firms Get Personal
EU No Party to Hong Kong Fight
Beefing Up a Retirement Plan
The Legacy of a Discreet Collector
Changing Musical Tastes Spark Rapid Growth : Megastores Rock 'n' Roll Into Asian Markets
Internet Trawling Yields Some Valuable Freebies
When a Little Goes a Long Way
Cost-Averaging Gives a Smooth Save
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS : New Rules on Hot Tubs
1946:U-Boat Spotter : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Bundesbank Holding Firm: Conflicting Signals On Interest Rates Pressure the Dollar
Money Movements Threaten Outlook for Small European Markets
1921:Riots in Tulsa : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:A Nervous Globe : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
For the Men, Sampras Will Meet Courier In Quarters
Monaco Notebook : In Europe, Size Is Not an lssue
Monaco Notebook : From Phones to FNAC
Monaco Notebook : Monaco Thinks Big With International Telecom Service
Economy Time At Economic Think Tank
Q&A/Sadako Ogata: Barriers to Healing in Bosnia
Good for the Game, Touchy for Diplomacy
American Topics
American Topics
AMERICAN TOPICS
American Topics : Those Reports of Bagel Injuries Have Only a Crumb of Truth
American Topics : Those Ever-Present Video Cameras:Are They an Invasion of Privacy?
U.S. Senator Cites Total's Business With Iran : French Warned of Sanctions
South Korean Titans Sidestep Scandals
New Look for NATO:A Balance of Strategic Aims
Britain Steps Up Attack To End Beef Embargo
Revised Agreement Is No Victory in War Against Land Mines
Just Tell the Dog 'No' : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
On 'Recolonization' : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Bosnian Elections : Letters to the Editor
1946:Kalinin Dies : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Child on Trial : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Derby Results : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
He Is Said to Covet Post-'97 Governorship : Hong Kong Speculates On Aide's Resignation
Kings of Clay Fall Into 'Death Volley'
Analysts Say Reform In Czech Republic Will Survive Election
Cheap Labor Poses a Trade Dilemma
British Lottery, for Some, Becomes Too Successful
EU Will Exempt 3 Beef Products
An Uphill Struggle : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Revising the Classic 'Coppélia'
Progress on Union : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1896: Silverite Victory : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1946: East-West Gap : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Japanese Note : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Meanwhile, Trouble Brews in the Palestinian Territories
New French Rumblings on U.S. Trade
Men's No.1 Seed Outlasts Courier To Reach First French Semifinal : Sampras Fights On But Seles Crumbles
Vantage Point : As Euro '96 Nears, England Contemplates Hooligan Problem
Deutsche Telekom Rushes Forward Globally : Sending Out Busy Signals
Valor and Shame : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Threats to Hong Kong's Free Press
Promise for Burma : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Israel's Decision : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Israel's Decision : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Israel's Decision : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Italy Ousts King : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Prince Hirohito : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: French Colony : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
European Topics : Around Europe
European Topics : Around Europe
European Topics : Around Europe
European Topics : Fire Fighters in Spain Brace for Summer Heat
Two Tennis Understudies Take Center Court Stage
EU Head Urges Fresh Jobs Effort
East Sinks West in Germany
Study Shows U.S. Can Handle Money
Phone Firms Unveil Faster Net Access
Dole Stages Doomed Vote On the Deficit
Beyond Harvard : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Murdoch Exit Throws Development in Doubt : Europe's Digital-TV Drama
NATO Enlargement : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
How to Help Africa : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Trade and Labor : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Now Fix the Sound : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Grim D-Day : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Turkish Threat : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:McKinley Ticket : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
'Europeanization' of NATO: A Convenient Myth
Festivals : Cornucopia Of Jazz
THE MOVIE GUIDE : Trois Vies et Une Seule Mort
Coach Says Camby Controversy Wasn't a Factor in Move to NBA : Calipari Set to 'Get It Done' for Nets
BRIEFCASE : E.D. & F. Man Launches Fund for German Investors
BRIEFCASE : Old Mutual Offers Fund For Europeans in Asia
1946: Palestine Parley : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Hey, Buddy,Wanna Buy An Ostrich?
A Skimpy View of Degas's Other Side
1921: U.S. and Mexico : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Defensive Spain : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Market for Initial Public Offerings Just Keeps On Growing
ECONOMIC SCENE : Hong Kong:The Worst May Be Over
Kafelnikov Defeats No. 1 Seed; Stich Downs Rosset : Sampras, Exhausted, Is Ousted
Newsletters: Many Should Go Directly Into the Circular File
Emerging-Market Funds Soar 10% So Far in '96
If the Ostrich Market Doesn't Feather Your Nest, What Next?Tulips Maybe?
Soccer Goes Back Home to England for the Euro 96 : The World Will Focus on This Ball
Asian Funds, TV Parts and a Clothing Maker
AMERICAN TOPICS : Harvard Comes to Terms With Identity Problems
AMERICAN TOPICS : Short Takes
AMERICAN TOPICS : Short Takes
AMERICAN TOPICS : Every 17 Years, a Snack
Surge in Jobs Stirs Fears of an Increase In Interest Rates : Don't Brake Economy, Clinton Tells Central Bank
Some Mutual Funds Tread the Speculative Edge
Spreading Recovery Makes Rising Rates a Real Risk to Bond Investors
EU Blockade Is a Showcase of British Misjudgment
Group Cites Growing Problem of Child Labor : Young and Forced to Work
1946:A Records Boom : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Balkan Entente : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Battle in Crete : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
But Dole Cries Foul, And Republicans Call for Hearings : White House Apologizes For Collecting FBI Reports
Deficit Revision Makes Paris Squirm
Kafelnikov Defeats Stich in Straight Sets for French Title
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS : Praising Gospel Music in Chicago
AMERICAN TOPICS : At Alluring Golden Gate Bridge, Trying to Prevent a 'Nasty Death'
Firm Specializes in Up-Market Imports : Bringing Asian Arts To Western Salons
Britain and the EU : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Currency is 'Reasonably' Valued : BIS Says Dollar Is Not Vulnerable
Chinese Infrastructure Units to Be Spun Off With Value of $1.6 Billion : Cheung Kong Puts Price on Assets
Respect for a Leader : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
On the Eucharist : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Pulling Back Abroad : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Siam King Dead : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Scouts Govern : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Convict Hanged : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Australia Seeks to Forge a New Regional Balance of Power
BT and MCI Plan To Build Massive Internet System
Thinking Ahead/ Commentary : America's Bullying Trade Tactics
One Official 'More Confused Than Optimistic' : A Flurry of Objections Blurs EU's TV Picture
Yeltsin and Parliament : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
British Airways Joins American to Create Giant Route Network : Rivals Cry 'Legal Cartel' As Airlines Set Alliance
In a Fouled Jungle, Tribes Win One
Correction
The German Model : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Iran and Israel : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Judicial Bullying : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Reds in Mexico : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Russian Press : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Casiraghi's Goals Sets Up Showdown With Germany : Italians Burst Past Russia, 2-1
A Return of the Essential Bennett
Divas and Druids in 'Norma'
Q & A/ Jack Matlock : Russia's High-Stakes Election
The Host Is on Trial Along With the Fans
EU Ministers Extend Accord On Nonbinding TV Quotas
The Future Is on the Line for Pelluer
EU Officials See Hope for Lifting Beef Ban but Not on London's Terms
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
If Firm Lied, It Faces Penalties in America : Daimler's Puritan Problem
Europe's Own Choice : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Brave Women : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Dognapper Deeds : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: England Alone : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
European Topics
European Topics
European Topics : Costly Border Roundup For the Irish Republic
INTERNATIONAL MANAGER : Merging Into India's Crowded Roads
Static Rises at HK Telecom
Hong Kong's Last Chance To Win an Olympic Medal
Progress vs. Ecology / A Battle for the Future : The Philippines Struggles To Salvage Its Beauty
Dassault's Struggle : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Anger May Harden EU's Terms for a Solution : Britain's Feed Exports Rile Officials on the Continent
Correction
Bring Moscow Into the Institutional Fold
Buying Them Off : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
A Matter of Timing : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
The Peace Process : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
For a Larger NATO : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Arab League : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: 'Little Entente' : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Nile Expedition : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
THE MOVIE GUIDE : Supermarket Woman
Andretti, 56, Gears Up for Le Mans
Contract Would Avert Strike but Interfere With Moves to Cut Deficit : Bonn Nears Pact With Public Workers
Thinking Ahead / Commentary : The G-7:How to Regain Relevance
U.S. to Warn Foreign Firms on Cuba
Experts Want Potentially Diseased Cattle Killed : EU Balks at U.K. Beef Plan
BRIEFCASE : Where Money Goes
BRIEFCASE : Schroder to Open Emerging Fund
BRIEFCASE : Old Mutual Offers Long-Term Device
A Caution Light on Czech Republic . . .
FIRST COLUMN : Accepting Lessons of Capitalism
U.K. Probes Huge Losses By Japan Copper Trader
1946:Atomic Security : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Secondary Boycotts: Nonsensical
1921:German Revenge : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Lady Cyclists : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Are There Bargains Left in Hungary?
England and Scotland to Meet for Bragging Rights, and Then Some
Lure of East Europe's Market Boom
Polish Market Reflects Economic Spurt
Investors Nervously Await Outcome of Russian Election
. . . While Slovakia Comes Into Its Own
Looking for Thrills? Consider Bulgaria
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS
AMERICAN TOPICS : Arrogance, Bad Scheduling; The Doctor Is Running Late
German Ruling Says It Cannot Ignore Summons : VW Is Told to Face U.S. Courts
Is Italy's Successful Issue a Sign That Times Have Changed?: Floating-Rate Notes Look Buoyant
Forecasts Favor the Swiss Franc
Denmark, the Defending Champ, Falls to Croatia
1946: The Japanese Plot : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: It Isn't Funny : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Venetian Feast : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
England and Gascoigne Triumph Over Scots
EU Fears Reform Efforts Are Stalled
Russia Feels the Sting as Germany Rumbles On, 3-0
Prague Notebook : Even the Successful Need a Bit of Help
Prague Notebook : When Reading Laws, Keep Eyes Open
Prague Notebook : Opposition Demands Make Bankers Fret
Q & A / Sissela Bok: Should There Be a Right to Die?
Waiting for the Beep, Instead of Judge's 'Let'
American Topics
American Topics
American Topics
American Topics : Precious California Water Becomes More So
Arcadia Defunct : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Olympic Bias : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Top Earners : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Bathing Dress : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Japanese Quake : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Balenciaga for the Millennium
EU Votes to Begin 'Open Skies' Talks With Washington
America's Spurious Anxiety Attack
Clintons Face Hot Week of Whitewater Investigations
BOOKS : THE WORLD AT NIGHT
Europeans Second U.S. On Bosnian Elections
Conversations on the Overnight Train From Odessa
One Man's Padding : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Whose Children?: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
About Istanbul : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Hitler's Helper : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Indian Soldiers : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Top Nominees : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Business as Usual With China, Which Needs It
French Take Their Revenge on Bulgaria
English Family Life Among the Lentils
European Championship Soccer : Kisses or Tomatoes?Italy's Sacchi Awaits His Fate
Republican Report Stokes the Partisan Fires : Whitewater Unchained
Veterinary Experts Approve Plan To Widen Slaughter of Cattle : Britain's Concession Wins EU Backing
In China, Locals Are Snapping Up B Shares : Narrowing the Stock Gap?
In Germany, East Drags Down the West: Suddenly, Spain and Italy Are Abuzz for Europe
Not the First : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
In the Megazillions : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Singapore Comment : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
War Still a Threat : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Bidault Elected : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:U.S. Head Count : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Greek Jingoism : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Waiting Anxiously for Hero Netanyahu to Recite His Lines
European Topics
European Topics
European Topics : Volunteer Armies Are on the March
In Paris and Bonn, the Old Order Lingers : Suddenly, Spain and Italy Are Abuzz for Europe
More Trouble for Clinton: White House Aide Is Named in Charge
Lean and Mean in India
OECD Sees Need For Lower Rates
Group of Seven: Get Real and Bring On a Social Dimension
Nuclear Reality : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Trafficking in Women : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Serbian Deeds : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Mufti Welcomed : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Philippine Debt : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Beware Oysters : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Do Low Costs Mean Low Safety?
English and Czechs Reap Rewards of Italy's Defeat : Lucky Stars and Dark Shadows
Currency Now Partially Convertible : China Frees Up Yuan For Foreign Firms
OBITUARY : Pierre Chany, 73, French Sportswriter
Opel Doubts It Can Match 1995 Profit
Princely Profits for Charles's Charity
Europe Doubts Need to Replace Boutros Ghali : Cool to Move Against UN Chief
Law and Order and the Assault on the Referees
Lira Poised to Regain EMS Status
Direct Stock Sales Give A Break From Brokers
UK Probes Airline Pact as Merger
Improved Tokyo-Seoul Ties Would Help U.S.-Japan Alliance
Investment-Club Members Mix Fun and Profit
Aggressive Advisers Get Some Funds to Trim Fees
1946:A Swedish Step : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Woman Presides : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Cuban Reports : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
London Drops Obstructionism, But Wins No Exports Timetable : Britain and EU End Beef Dispute At Florence Talks
G-7 Meeting Likely to Skirt Sanctions Dispute
IRS Adds Layer of Red Tape For the Foreign Investor
Istanbul Bourse Offshoot Aims to List Shares From Up to ! 6 Nations : An Exchange Where East Meets West
Jongkind: The First Great Impressionist
Investment Flows Into Resource-Rich Nation: Kazakstan's Promise Reborn
Low Cost Advice for Nervous Investors
BRIEFCASE: Spat With Broker? Arbitration Works
BRIEFCASE: Mutual Funds Bullish on Europe
BRIEFCASE: Holdings You Can Take With You
BRIEFCASE: Fund Group Heads Are Getting Ahead
England Is Gripped by Mad-Soccer Disease
These Kids Play the Stock Market
Palestinians' Investment Guru Shrugs Off Death Threats : Arafat's French-Jewish Adviser
American Topics
American Topics : Mormons Pay Tribute to a Brutal Trip
How Harried Executives Can Improve Their Survival Chances
CYBERSCAPE : Writers Plot Work And Life On Web
SBC-Warburg's Aim: Get BNP to Raise Bid
OECD Says Monetary Policy Is Vital to Prevent Broad Slump : Warning Bells Ring for Investors
1946: Guilty Versailles : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Mistaken Arrest : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Cuba Platform : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
American Business, Too, Needs the Chemical Weapons Pact
Spain Falls At Wembley : With Shootout Victories, England and France Advance to Semifinals
Danger of Paralysis Seen in Expanded Union : Pressure Builds to Weaken EU National Veto Rights
Scots Take Title In World Football
Dutch Are Turned Back, 5-4: With Shootout Victories, England and France Advance to Semifinals
U.S. Plans to Gloat About Jobs at G-7 Summit
Q & A / Eduardo Frei : Chile's Economic Vision
Germany Will Face England in Déjà Vu
POLITICAL NOTES
Bravado's the Word as Portugal Falls to Czechs
American Topics
American Topics : No Prescriptions From Nurses
American Topics : Beware a Blast From the Future
The Contenders Are Hurting On Wimbledon Center Court
His Own Acts : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Claymores Give Scots Something to Cheer
No Crying Game : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Party Favors : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Bikini Dry Run : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Precious Stamps : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Balkan Union : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Cruise Lines:Safari By the Sea
Germany Learns The Hard Way About Politically Touchy Chinese
Givenchy, Vegetable Gardener
Effort to Shatter Foes May Trip Up Jakarta
GM, Hopingto Rev Up Sales, Tightens Grip on Saab
Supreme Court Moves to Delay Lawsuit : Clinton Wins Reprieve In Sex Harassment Case
Agassi, Chang and Courier Are First-Round Victims : Wimbledon Seeds Start to Fall
Thinking Ahead/Commentary : A Westernized Japan Is Good for All
International Herald Tribune: Roll 'em!New Plot but Indurain Is Still Cast as Hero
Divorce, Manila-Style:Church and Customs Clash : Senator Juan Ponce Enrile was arguing with a priest.
Politics and Sports Shouldn't Mix
German Firms Brave China's Wrath
Sneaking Around : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Bad Decisions : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Good Old Days?: IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Austrian Notes : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Revolt in Van : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Propose an Accord That Enables Israel to Get Out of Lebanon
India Wants Nuclear Disarmament, Not Just a Ban on Tests
Oh, Sorry: Tabloids Lose the Soccer War
Coward's 'Private Lives:' Suitably Sexily Tortured
Psion Organizes Strategy to Buy Out Amstrad
Semifinal Lineups and Strategies Remain Secret : Coaches Play a Game of Bluff
Swedish Firm Cites Sexual-Abuse Charges : Astra Fires Its U.S. Chief
U.S. Deals Stern Rebuff To Asia Regional Bank
Air France Posts First Full-Year Operating Profit Since 1989
Bosnia Elections : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
East Asia Considers a Policing Agency on Nuclear Power
The UN Chief : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Good 'Frauleins' : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Lunch on Floor : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Rhodes Resigns : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Don't Lose This Chance for a Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty
England Fails to Match Penalty Shots
European Topics
European Topics : Around Europe
European Topics : Aznar Stirs Furor on Religion
European Topics
American Concerns Overshadow EconomicAgenda
Clinton Seeks Terrorism Focus At Summit of World Leaders
A Healthy 'Non' : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Eurotunnel Assures Its Shareholders A Debt Pact Is Near
Bringing Humanitarian News Into Prime Time
An Anti-Explosion Treaty Would Be a First Step
Smoking Mad : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:German Protest : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Russian Exiles : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Opera Scenes : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Smuggling People Into Rich Countries Is a Growth Industry
German Soccer Know-How Breaks Adventurous English
Movie Guide : Conte d'été
For the Surprising Czechs, Trip to Final Stirs Memories
Thinking Ahead : Keeping the Trade Wheels Turning
Bundesbank Stoking a Recovery
Despite Clinton-Hashimoto Talks, a Warning of New Conflict : U.S.-Japan Trade Talks Stalemated
TRAVEL UPDATE
Mediocre Works Sell for Dizzying Prices : The End of Impressionism
Bacon: Terrifying and Seductive
Balky Brazil Has Utilities for Investors
BRIEFCASE : UN Subsidizing Gourmet Coffee
BRIEFCASE : Bogle Jr. Carries Anti-Fee Tradition
BRIEFCASE : For Its Investors, Apple Pares Away
When the Government Is Selling Companies, Let the Buyer Beware
Fair Play? It's a Trilateral Trade World
1946: Peace Decision : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Style Changes : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Crete and Cuba : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Vietnamese Refugees Lose as U.S. Plan Founders on a Rule
Rush to Fad Funds Left Common Sense Behind
Gold Summitry: Dispute Threatens Aid to Poorest
Kohl Wins Vote on Unpopular Austerity Plan(folo)
It's Asset Sales or Bust as New Delhi Coalition Strives to Narrow Budget Gap
India's Energy Sector Looks Bright
European Firms Rough on Investors
German Absences in Final Shorten the Odds for Czechs
A Year After a Dreadful Crash, Boardman Focuses on the Positive
But Spain and Italy Bucked Trend in 2d Quarter : Global Bond Activity Slows
Dollar and Bonds Face Tense Week
Cuts in Public Spending Revived Sick Economy : Ireland Leads by Example
1921:War State Ends : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
For Hong Kong, a Bleak Future Under Beijing
1946:Leader Taken : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Broglie Article : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Governments Have Taken Control Back From Markets : Beating Currency Speculators
Taking EU Helm, Dublin Chief Looks for Common Ground
New York Notebook : The Value of Silence
New York Notebook : A Fund That Wishes on Stars
New York Notebook : Segregating Traders From 'Done' Deals
Q&A : Test Ban Pact Is Doable
Germans Win Political Game
The G-7 Summit in Lyon:Very Few Real Decisions
Germany Wins Euro 96 With a 'Golden Goal'
Super Mario Comes Up Short
A Willing Risk : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Australian Foes Fight New Law : A Euthanasia Battle
French Jet Makers Will Join to Rival U.S. Competitors
Germany's Courage : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Problems in Bulgaria : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
In Saudi Arabia, Little Love for the U.S.
1946:Poles Cast Vote : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Taft Nominated : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Neutral Spain : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Analyst Airs Doubts on Berlusconi Company's Issue : Undercutting the Firm's Deal
Q & A /John B. Ritch 3d : UN's Nuclear Watchdog Is Sharpening Its Teeth
Thinking Ahead / Commentary : EU Should Imitate Britain on Jobs
Correction
Save Campaign Funds : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
'Cults' in Russia : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Converting Jews?: LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Easing Paris Pollution : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
U.S. Arms Exports : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
China Joining G-7 : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Zionist Support : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Benefits of Trade : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Army Bicycles : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
'Cool' Record Labels Regain the Beat
Deep Cost Cuts Still Haven't Helped It Soar : Lufthansa Flies Into Trouble
Crédit Suisse To Slash Jobs In Radical Restructuring
After 3d Stage, Frenchman Wears Yellow
Why Some Verdi Remains Unknown
Trouble Ahead in Hong Kong?
Shell Gushes Information About Oil Platform: Now It's Brent Spar, the Video
NHK's Status : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Expanding NATO : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Quasi-Classic : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Untrusted Trusteeships : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1896: Formosa Alert : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1946: 'Free' Trieste : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921: Fourth of July : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
For a Refugee, July 4th Has Special Meaning
The Philippines at 50: New Hope of Prosperity
Armani: All His Worlds on Stage
EU Tries to Wield Trade Weapon Against the U.S. Over Alliances : Europe Casts Cloud On Airline Linkups
Government Plans Mortgage Agency : Hong Kong Aims To Reduce Bank Risk
Compromise Gives States Control Over Pay TV : Bonn Yields on Digital Media
Echoes of Franco as Spain Fires Senior TV Reporters
De Benedetti and Lieutenant Part Company
Air France Europe to Join Parent, But Airline Predicts No Job Cuts
Making a Bet on U.S. Jobs Data Is Big Business : Firm's Number Comes Up
nightlife : In Dublin, Funky Pubs, Hot Music
Americans Abroad : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Boutros Ghali's Job : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946:Free Philippines : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:U.K.-Japan Pact : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Seine Water : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
THE MOVIE GUIDE : Romance
AIRLINES AND TRAINS
Pipeline Builders See Growing Opportunities : Linking Up Southeast Asia
Around the World, Democracies Sigh in Relief
The Election Stakes Were High for Russia's New Industrial Plutocracy
Now France, Too, Spies Aloft in a Challenge to American Supremacy
Sales of Books Rise in Germany Despite High Cost
Tour de France : Armstrong Sets His Sights on Atlanta
A Force for Change / Some Governments Are Uneasy : The Potential:'10 Billion Brains Linked Together'
But Pitfalls Abound in a Buyer-Beware Market : A Good Time for Old Masters
BRIEFCASE : Spain Ramps Up Sales Of State-Owned Assets
BRIEFCASE : Taiwan Opens Its Market To Foreign Bond Buyers
BRIEFCASE : NatWest Securities Leads Investment-Analyst Survey
BRIEFCASE : Non-American Companies On Direct-Sales Bandwagon
BRIEFCASE : Korean Mobile Phone Firm Lists ADRs on Big Board
Using Short Sales, Managers Can Limit Losses : Timid Shareholders Hide Behind the Hedge Funds
A European Security Role in Support of East Asian Stability
Western Criticism of Asians Needs Rethinking
1946:Palestine 'No' : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Smuts in Dublin : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Cholera Danger : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
European Markets Weather U.S. Slide With Light Losses
Dior Drops a Bombshell:Ferré Out
5 Fidelity Currency Funds Close for Lack of Interest
Britain Is a Bargain If Housing Doesn't Count
12th-Century Works Sell For Record Prices
Leave Derivatives to Billion-Dollar Players : Do-It-Yourself Strategies Help Investors Trim Risk
Children Drive Burgeoning Computer Market : China's PC Generation
Copper Scandal Fails to Dent Commodities Trading
Bonn Approves Freeing Telecom Networks
Armstrong, Without Power, Withdraws From Tour de France
Owners of British Utilities Would Bear the Brunt of Labor's Return to Power
Rate Fears Chill Investors As America Adds Jobs
Graf Defeats Date, but Men's Semifinals Are Rained Out : Clouds Hanging Over Wimbledon
French Bank's Floating-Rate Notes Fill Market Void : Crédit Lyonnais Times It Right
Dollar's Strength Is Linked to Timing Of Fed's Next Move : Uncertainty On Rates Keeps Jitters In Markets
1946:Blacklist Ends : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Koreans:Grumpy Toward America
1921:Senegalese Fête : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896:Silver Wins : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
Galliano's Empire Line Shines for Givenchy
Graf Thumps Her Way to 7th Wimbledon Title
Q & A/Christine Loh : Hong Kong:Clash of 2 Systems
A Slovak Start-Up Sails Toward Success
Unseeded Krajicek Captures Wimbledon Crown
Tour De France : It's Berzin's Time on the Peaks as Indurain Cracks
Where There's Smoke : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
China Looks Promising, but Russia Might Be the Better Bet
Try Smarter Management of Investment Inflow
Pope's Visit to Berlin : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
Tibetans Aren't the IRA : LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
1946: Pengo's Flight : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1921:Suburb Eyesores : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
1896: Mecca Mutiny : IN OUR PAGES:100, 75 AND 50 YEARS AGO
For Persuasion and Pressure to Rescue Algeria
EU Buckles Down To Meet Goals for A Single Currency
Key Project With France Now in Doubt : Bonn's Cuts Endanger Plan for a Spy Satellite
Patten Urges EU to Keep Door Ajar for Hong Kong