Latin Venture has released a new report on the Brazilian online market that sees robust economic and Internet growth in Brazil in the coming years.

Last year was a beautiful year for department store cosmetics as annual sales topped $6.8 billion, up 5% from 1999.

Gateway Inc. has announced a relationship with Univision Online, Inc., under which's Spanish-language Internet service and portal will be offered on all Gateway consumer desktop systems.

Eastman Kodak Company today announced the appointment of Stevan G. Ramirez as Chief Quality Officer and Vice President, Global Operations, effective Feb. 5. Ramirez previously was Director, Worldwide Quality and Supply Chain and a Vice President in the company's Consumer Imaging business.

Hispanic Television Network, Inc. announced that James Michael Stewart, an international business consultant, has been elected to the corporate Board of Directors of HTVN.

Diveo Broadband Networks, Inc, a provider of Internet infrastructure and broadband services in Latin America announced the addition of three key executives that solidify, deepen and strengthen Diveo's Internet Data Center team.

Although the U.S. remains a country of entrepreneurs, a new study suggests the nation's entrepreneurial economic growth engine may be struggling to keep pace.

When it comes to diversity, actions speak louder than words, according to results released today from a WetFeet study entitled Diversity Recruitment Report 2001.

Warning computer users of a fast spreading virus known as "Anna Kournikova" or VBS-Kalamar.A. This virus is a mass-mailer, using Outlook to email itself as an attachment, and is spreading rapidly in the wild.

Microsoft Corp. has launched a 14-city Build Your Business Tour, offering free workshops to African-American and Hispanic small-business owners across the country to demonstrate the benefits of technology. The tour will begin Feb. 9 and will be presented at 14 U.S.

According to the recently released eLatin America Report from eMarketer, Mexico is second among all Latin American countries in internet users with 1.5 million.

The U.S. economy grew a slower-than-expected 1.4% annual rate in the fourth quarter, a steep drop from the third quarter’s 2.2% rate, according to the advance report from the Bureau of Economic Analysis. This is the slowest quarterly growth since the second quarter of 1995.

Changes, Challenges, and Charting New Courses: Minority Commercial Broadcast Ownership in the United States, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) revisits the important topic of minority ownership of broadcast facilities.

J.C. Penney Co., Inc. Executive Vice President, and President and Chief Operating Officer for JCPenney Stores, Catalog and Internet, Vanessa Castagna, has announced the following appointments:

During January, the new fundings spread across 29 states.