World Bank Blacklists India's Wipro
India's Wipro was barred for four years from providing outsourcing services to the World Bank, the latest blow to India's technology industry.
The Bush administration has extended an unprecedented level of access to the Obama team, especially where the Treasury Department is concerned. The hope is that a smooth handoff will provide comfort to the already jittery financial markets. That's not to say that the old and new guards are really working together. Obama's team is already working on identifying Bush administration policies they can quickly undo without passing legislation, such as lifting limits on stem-cell research.
Japan stocks fall on jitters over global economy
International Herald Tribune - France
Shares of Toyota Motor Corp. tumbled 3.36 percent to 4310 yen after Japan's top automaker posted a 32 percent drop in US sales last month. ...
Jittery Road Ahead
By FLOYD NORRIS and VIKAS BAJAJ Wall Street and the federal government faced off over the weekend, raising worries of a sell-off when markets open on Monday.
01.03. - Why Switzerland is not on the tax-haven blacklist?
As the tax row concerning Liechtenstein widens, its neighbour, Switzerland,
is getting the jitters.
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plural noun INFORMAL
a feeling of nervousness which you experience before something important happens:
I always get the jitters the morning before an exam.
FIGURATIVE The collapse of the company has caused jitters in the financial markets.
He felt all jittery before the interview.
2 shaky and slightly uncontrolled:
I get really jittery if I drink too much coffee.
jit・ter━━ vi. 〔話〕 いらいらする, 神経質になる, びくびくする.
━━ n. 〔話〕 （the ～s） 神経過敏, いらいら; 【コンピュータ】ジッタ ((表示の揺れ)).
have the jitters いらいら［びくびく］する.
jitter・bug ━━ n., vi. （-gg-） ジルバ ((ダンス)); ジルバを踊る（人）.
jit・ter・y ━━ a.blacklist
a list of people, countries, etc. who are considered by a particular authority or group to be unacceptable and who should be avoided and not trusted
verb [T often passive]
to put someone's name on a blacklist:
They were blacklisted because of their extreme right-wing views.