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Sat, 24 Sep 2016 22:45:57 EDTIndia is being offered blueprints to advanced combat aircraft by aerospace companies like Lockheed Martin, Boeing and Saab as New Delhi gets ready to upgrade its aging military jet fleet.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 05:48:45 EDTGeneral Motors plans to offer a diesel-engine option on its 2018 model Chevrolet Equinox, a new version of its top-selling small sport-utility vehicle that is being overhauled amid booming demand for SUVs.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:59:19 EDTTarget Corp. said Friday that the head of its website is leaving the company weeks before the busy holiday season.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 20:28:15 EDTThe vice chairman of Paramount Pictures is leaving the troubled Hollywood studio in the latest shake-up to hit corporate parent Viacom Inc., the executive said in an email.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:58:31 EDTJapanese automotive supplier Takata Corp. failed to alert U.S. regulators to a 2003 rupture of an air bag in Switzerland, despite second thoughts from an engineer, according to an internal report.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:10:05 EDTA bankruptcy judge Friday expressed concern that Hanjin Shipping Co.’s efforts to cobble together a restructuring plan may be moving too quickly for U.S. creditors.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:31:56 EDT21st Century Fox Inc. reported higher pay over the past year for Executive Chairman Rupert Murdoch and his sons, Chief Executive James Murdoch and Executive Chairman Lachlan Murdoch, reflecting their new duties, higher bonuses and changes in pension value.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 16:42:49 EDTUSG Corp. on Thursday said company veteran Jennifer Scanlon will replace James Metcalf as chief executive this fall.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:21:25 EDTCoca-Cola Femsa, the largest public bottler of Coca-Cola products in the world by volume, said its Brazilian subsidiary has agreed to acquire Vonpar, one of the largest privately owned bottlers in the country’s Coca-Cola system.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:55:11 EDTAlaska Air Group Inc. said Friday that it agreed to give the U.S. Justice Department “some additional time” to complete its antitrust review of the carrier’s planned merger with Virgin America Inc.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:20:56 EDTThe number of rigs drilling for oil in the U.S. climbed two in the past week to 418, continuing a trend of increases, according to oil-field services company Baker Hughes Inc.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 03:04:33 EDTMerck’s immunotherapy cancer drug Keytruda is finding its way into China as the first imported drug approved for use under a pilot program on the resort island of Hainan intended to boost medical tourism.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:29:37 EDTMetro AG, one of Europe’s largest retailers, wants to break itself up to boost shareholder value, but the co-owner of a major subsidiary doesn’t like the deal and warns that it would ultimately destroy value.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:59:20 EDTPetrobras agreed to sell a 90% stake of its natural-gas pipeline unit to a consortium led by Brookfield Asset Management for about $5.2 billion, as it works to pay down debt amid low energy prices and a Brazilian recession.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:52:27 EDTAnglo American PLC has appointed Stephen Pearce as Chief financial officer and executive board member after René Médori announced in April his decision to retire next year.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:09:53 EDTSony Pictures Entertainment is teaming up with Dalian Wanda Group to help market its films in China, a deal that could boost Sony’s box-office returns—and strengthen Wanda’s hand in the movie business.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 06:54:13 EDTIndia has signed a contract to purchase 36 Rafale fighter jets from Dassault Aviation SA for $8.7 billion, the French company’s biggest-ever deal as it tries to outmaneuver its U.S. rivals in the global combat-plane market.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 23:47:22 EDTAnglo American’s gemstone business kicks off a $1 billion investment in Canada’s far north, aiming to deliver 4.5 million carats a year even as demand for high-end jewelry loses its luster.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 03:24:49 EDTA pair of Australian investors has bid for a controlling interest in the country’s largest electricity network, roughly a month after the government blocked an offer from Hong Kong and China bidders.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:11:10 EDTMarriott International Inc. has completed its acquisition of Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc., beginning the complex integration process by linking the guest loyalty programs and pledging to keep all 30 brands.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:56:41 EDTU.S. aviation authorities on Thursday took the strongest formal action yet to combat potential cyber threats to planes in the air as well as on the ground.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 22:05:54 EDTDanish conglomerate Moeller-Maersk said it is splitting its operations into two separate divisions focused on transport and energy, as it battles the worst shipping downturn in years.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:15:54 EDTValvoline, an engine and automotive-maintenance business being spun off from Ashland, raised at least $660 million in its initial public offering.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:00:31 EDT“Monster Trucks” won’t hit theaters for four months, but it appears to have already driven Paramount Pictures off course.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:03:52 EDTSteel producers in the U.S. plan to file complaints with the Commerce Department on Friday and Monday, alleging Chinese steelmakers have been routing metal shipments through Vietnam to avoid U.S. import tariffs.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:31:08 EDTFormer McDonald’s executive David Hoffmann may be sacrificing more than $6 million in his move to Dunkin’ Brands Group, showing the high price some may pay for not signing a noncompete agreement.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:04:39 EDTHoughton Mifflin Harcourt Co. said Thursday that Chief Executive Linda K. Zecher had resigned after five years on the job and that it had started a search for her replacement.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:16:30 EDTNovatel Wireless Inc. agreed to sell a business that includes MiFi hotspots and restructure the company, as it continues to move away from being a “hardware-centric” manufacturer toward areas like the internet-of-things.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:57:37 EDTE.l.f. Beauty shares surged as much as 59% in their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange Thursday, valuing the discount-priced cosmetics company at more than $1 billion.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:23:39 EDTThe cable companies will soon start selling wireless service, but bundling means customers would have to buy either cable television or home internet, too.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:04:22 EDTComcast said that it agreed to buy out the remaining 24% stake of the joint venture that owns the Philadelphia Flyers hockey team and the arena in which it plays.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:17:42 EDTThe union representing Canada’s auto workers will turn to Fiat Chrysler next to negotiate a new four-year labor contract, aiming to win pay raises and factory investments similar to the ones secured earlier this week in a proposed agreement with General Motors.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:57:53 EDTTwo years after leaving Sotheby’s, Bill Ruprecht resurfaces on the art circuit at an online venture that uses a modified electronic-trading platform to facilitate bids.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:56:13 EDTMexico City-based online retailer Linio raised $55 million from private-equity investors as its seeks to bolster its financial position and step up growth in the Latin American e-commerce market.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 15:05:44 EDTCash-strapped SolarCity is trying to cut marketing costs amid competition from smaller upstarts using cheaper sales tactics.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:17:05 EDTMonths after closing Jarden’s $15.4 billion merger with Newell Rubbermaid, founder Martin E. Franklin and other former Jarden executives are trying to raise about $500 million in private capital to make an acquisition, according to people familiar with the matter.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 17:59:37 EDTThe battle over billions of dollars in state subsidies to Airbus and Boeing intensified when the WTO ruled European governments had failed to end unfair funding to Airbus.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:53:49 EDTExecutives who ran Health Diagnostic Laboratory, a bankrupt Virginia blood-testing lab that health regulators accused of paying kickbacks to doctors, have been sued for allegedly carrying out illegal business practices that plaintiffs say caused the company more than $600 million in damages.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 13:27:42 EDTFrench oil major Total SA on Thursday said it would further cut investment and costs on its operations to retain profitability as it continues to counter the oil-price collapse.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:39:58 EDTLennar will buy WCI Communities in a move that combines two of the largest home builders in Florida.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:15:08 EDTCisco Systems and Salesforce.com said they would jointly develop and market products that use each other’s offerings, as both companies work to build their cloud businesses in an increasingly competitive field.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 06:51:11 EDTIraq would support a decision by members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries to limit oil output to prop up petroleum prices when they meet in Algeria next week.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:57:17 EDTDavid Hoffmann, a 22-year McDonald’s Corp. veteran, has been appointed president of Dunkin’ Donuts U.S. and Canada after resigning abruptly from the burger giant last week.