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Israeli millionaire, Shari Arison, has backed away from her plan to sell half of the stake she holds in Bank Hapoalim (POLI.
ZURICH (Reuters) - Zurich Insurance has backed away from deal talks in emerging markets as prices heat up, the insurer's chairman said in a newspaper interview.
Spencer Garfield, managing director for HRC, noted, "While many conventional lenders have backed away from financing for-sale housing in general, HRC evaluates each opportunity on its own merits.
Our readers, as well as the hundreds of executives he mentored, advised, and led, saw him for the giant he was--someone who never backed away from a fight or tolerated an injustice.
At the end, they all backed away and forced him across the finish line,'' said Melissa Schwagerl, a spokeswoman for the Wildland Firefighter Foundation, who followed on her bicycle.
It's no wonder she backed away from your crass attempts to get your payback.
BY THE 1950s, Federal Bureau of Narcotics Commissioner Harry Anslinger had backed away from his claim that marijuana turns people into murderers.
When the vehicle backed away, the team saw that the ropes were really squid arms, perhaps 4 m long.
State Farm Group said it hasn't backed away from doing business in Mississippi, but it is keeping an eye on the litigation.
Neither he nor his committee backed away from difficult decisions.
In an interview with Entertainment Weekly DeGeneres said ABC gave in to pressure from conservatives and backed away from the sitcom.
We've never backed away from a challenge and achieving the World's Tallest Sandcastle proves that point," said John Rhodes, mayor of the city of Myrtle Beach.
So Santana backed away from his WBC plan, figuring that loyalty to his team and employer was more prudent - except Scioscia claimed that he never suggested Santana not represent his country.