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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:25:24 EDTAs Beijing seeks to root out corruption and stem the flow of money abroad, the Australian casino’s efforts to attract Chinese high rollers could prove a losing bet.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:20:27 EDTInternational Business Machines is negotiating a settlement with Australia’s government over a bungled effort to oversee the country’s first online census.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 22:05:43 EDTGM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler are pledging to expand U.S. capacity to make pickups and SUVs as passenger car sales slump, exacerbating a budding price war for the industry’s best-selling vehicles.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:43:45 EDTGermany’s government has withdrawn its approval of a $729 million Chinese takeover of Aixtron, the company said, the latest sign of government alarm about a wave of Chinese takeovers.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:32:01 EDTThe company’s decision to close all of its 10 business operations in Europe is the latest sign that may be heading toward liquidation.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:46:18 EDTAT&T’s $85.4 billion deal to buy Time Warner sails toward two cresting waves of opposition: resurgent antitrust enforcement in Washington and politicians fired by a new bipartisan populist rage.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 20:20:39 EDTMerck & Co.’s immunotherapy cancer drug Keytruda received U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval as a first-line treatment for certain lung cancer patients.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:35:46 EDTData from job-search site Indeed.com shows retailers, and the warehouse and logistics firms they compete with for seasonal labor, started searching for temporary workers a month earlier than in recent years.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:58:34 EDTNordstrom CFO Michael G. Koppel intends to retire next spring, the retailer said Monday.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:54:41 EDTGannett Co. plans to cut 2% of jobs and invest in more acquisitions to transform its business, according to a memo to staff, as the newspaper industry struggles with a particularly turbulent advertising environment.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:47:21 EDTAT&T can add Wall Street to the list of parties skeptical of its $85.4 billion deal to buy Time Warner.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:26:41 EDTAuto makers racing against Silicon Valley to develop self-driving cars and electric vehicles face technological challenges with a longstanding mainstay: the dashboard screen.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:37:59 EDTBrazilian state oil company Petroleo Brasileiro and French oil giant Total said Monday they will create a strategic alliance to evaluate and explore energy sector projects.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:42:35 EDTA group of 300 institutional investors, including many with ties to religious organizations, is waging a new campaign to press drugmakers to justify their price increases.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:25:39 EDTHospital operator Catholic Health Initiatives, which has struggled after rapid expansion and a foray into health insurance, is in merger talks with Dignity Health to create one of the nation’s largest nonprofit hospital systems by revenue.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:38:27 EDTThree oil and gas companies reached deals with creditors to quickly slash hundreds of millions of dollars of debt in chapter 11 so they will be ready when energy prices recover.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:34:29 EDTDuPont Co. is scheduled to announce its third-quarter results before the market opens on Tuesday; the pending mega-merger with rival Dow Chemical and its agricultural unit will be in focus.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:23:41 EDTBrazilian aircraft maker Embraer reached an agreement with U.S. and Brazilian authorities to settle an investigation into alleged bribes paid to foreign officials, paying $205 million in compensation, the SEC said.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:12:47 EDTConsumer Reports has pulled its recommendation for the Honda Civic after owners of the popular compact car reported many reliability issues.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:22:45 EDTNew York Times Co. has acquired the consumer guide sites the Wirecutter and the Sweethome, as the company moves to firm up its digital footprint amid the continued erosion of print advertising.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:52:45 EDTTwo major oil pipelines operated by Enterprise Products Partners that run between Oklahoma and the Gulf Coast remain shut Monday after an oil spill.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:46:18 EDTChinese conglomerate HNA plans to buy a roughly 25% stake in Hilton Worldwide from Blackstone Group for $6.5 billion, the latest move into American real estate by a Chinese firm.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 21:33:45 EDTSyngenta and China National Chemical didn’t submit proposed remedies to resolve the EU’s potential antitrust concerns about their planned merger by Friday’s deadline, sending shares of the Swiss company lower.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:02:39 EDTBrazilian state oil company Petrobras agreed to settle lawsuits from Pimco and three other investors who alleged they were harmed by a corruption scheme that funneled billions of dollars from the company.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:40:36 EDTVF Corp.—which owns brands like Wrangler, Timberland and North Face—trimmed its guidance Monday as the apparel conglomerate continued to cope with weak demand for denim and sportswear.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:57:59 EDTCommunity Bank System Inc. agreed to acquire Merchants Bancshares Inc. in a deal the lenders value at roughly $304 million, which would combine two Northeast regional banks.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:06:57 EDTA cyber-risk expert most recently at the Federal Bureau of Investigation has joined global insurance brokerage Aon to help bolster its efforts to protect corporate clients against damage from hacking.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:23:16 EDTHyatt Hotels has cut a deal to place a luxury Park Hyatt hotel in the $1 billion mixed-use project being developed in downtown Los Angeles by Chinese conglomerate Oceanwide Holdings.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:12:05 EDTAT&T CEO Randall Stephenson and Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes worked quickly behind the scenes to forge the biggest deal of the year—AT&T’s acquisition of Time Warner for $107.50 a share.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:08:46 EDTRockwell Collins agreed to pay $6.4 billion to buy B/E Aerospace in a deal that would unite two of the global aerospace industry’s biggest suppliers.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:25:42 EDTRockwell Collins is making a big bet on connecting aircraft to the internet at 35,000 feet with its $6.4 billion deal to buy B/E Aerospace.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:23:50 EDTOn the verge of challenging Apple’s global dominance in mobile phones, the South Korean company made a rushed decision, based on incomplete evidence, that would later force it to kill the model.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:47:40 EDTBritish American Tobacco’s offer for full control of Reynolds American, if accepted, could give the London-based giant a chance to catch up in the technological race over alternatives to cigarettes.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 09:56:26 EDTChief Executive Randall Stephenson is on the brink of leaving an indelible mark on AT&T.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 08:55:56 EDTRockwell Collins is in advanced talks to buy B/E Aerospace for $6.5 billion, a deal that would unite two major makers of airplane equipment.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:34:41 EDTFaced with the same saturated wireless market, AT&T turns to television with its $80 billion deal for Time Warner, while Verizon bets on Silicon Valley with acquisitions of AOL and Yahoo.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:26:14 EDTThe wireless carrier agreed to pay $85.4 billion for Time Warner in a cash-and-stock deal.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 22:23:34 EDTAT&T Inc. reported its third-quarter financial results, which provided a view into the reasons why the company is seeking to diversify away from the U.S. wireless business.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 10:01:25 EDTRepublican presidential nominee Donald Trump said he wouldn’t approve a proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner, citing his opposition of further consolidation in the media industry.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 15:15:35 EDTU.S. oil and gas companies have drilled thousands of wells they have yet to tap. As producers report quarterly earnings over the next few weeks, a question looms: When will they start exploiting these ‘drilled but uncompleted’ wells?
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:53:36 EDTIn their review of Microsoft’s $26 billion acquisition of LinkedIn, European Union antitrust regulators are attempting to measure the rough value of the professional network’s data and whether rival sites can replicate it.