PhillyDeals Archive: April, 2009

Eastern U: New Philly campus, charter at old MCP

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Eastern University, the Baptist-affiliated college based in St. David's on the Main Line, has leased 60,000 square feet to house a new charter... Read more

Chrysler in Fiat deal; files for bankruptcy reorganization

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"Chrysler LLC, the automaker that survived a near-death experience in 1979, filed today for bankruptcy protection to streamline operations... Read more

Will China lead the world recovery?

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"Electronics customers are indicating some benefit from the China stimulus package," and electronics sales will rise this year as... Read more

'Bankrupt' in A.C., Trump says he's buying up Scotland

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As our colleague Suzette Parmley has noted, Donald Trump's Atlantic City casinos (among other things he owns) are in bankruptcy reorganizations... Read more

GE's Jack Welch on TV, newspaper, Sox deal that wasn't

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Ex-GE boss Jack Welch, in town this week to help promote wife Suzy's self-help book, 10-10-10, told me it has been bittersweet catching up... Read more

Philadelphia Metro publisher out, won't be replaced

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Eric Mayberry is out as publisher of the daily newspaper Metro Philadelphia, a free handout that litters Septa stops across the Delaware Valley... Read more

Visa profits despite credit card losses

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The banks that dominate the credit card business -- JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, Citi, American Express, Discover -- have cut back on new... Read more

How bad's this swine flu, really?

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UPDATE: "All of humanity... is under threat," says World Health Organization leader. Bloomberg story here. EARLIER: How bad's... Read more