Don't miss

Replay


LATEST SHOWS

THE DEBATE

Who won? The impact of first Clinton-Trump debate (part 1)

Read more

THE DEBATE

Who won? The impact of first Clinton-Trump debate (part 2)

Read more

EYE ON AFRICA

Abubakar Shekau says he is still leading Boko Haram

Read more

FOCUS

Video: 'Buy Black' movement gains momentum in US

Read more

ENCORE!

Reality Hunger: David Shields does away with novelistic convention

Read more

THE INTERVIEW

Women terrorists are 'probably the wave of the future', says ex-CIA agent

Read more

ACCESS ASIA

India: The dangers of working in leather factories

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

'The first debate featured an unprepared man repeatedly shouting over a highly prepared woman'

Read more

IN THE PAPERS

'Who won the debate?'

Read more

Business

Eleven AIG executives quit despite bonus offers

Video by Yuka ROYER

Latest update : 2009-03-18

Eleven executives from troubled US insurance company AIG decided to quit despite being offered massive bonuses to stay. President Obama had lashed out at AIG paying huge bonuses after US taxpayers saved the company from bankruptcy.

AFP - Eleven executives at AIG quit the troubled insurance giant despite being paid bonuses of at least a million dollars each to stay, New York State Attorney General Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.

"Eleven of the individuals who received 'retention' bonuses of one million dollars or more are no longer working at AIG, including one who received 4.6 million dollars," Cuomo said wrote in a letter to Barney Frank, chairman of the finance committee in the US House of Representatives.
 

Date created : 2009-03-17

COMMENT(S)