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Exclusive: BP back on its feet but CEO senses no respite

Exclusive: BP back on its feet but CEO senses no respite

Published 21/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - After the near collapse of his company following the 2010 Gulf of Mexico disaster and a three-year slump in oil prices, BP [more…]

Exclusive: GE nears deal to merge transportation unit with Wabtec -…

Exclusive: GE nears deal to merge transportation unit with Wabtec -…

Published 21/05/2018

(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) is nearing a deal to merge its transportation business, which manufactures train engines, with Wabtec Corp (WAB.N), a U.S. [more…]

Exclusive: HCA, KKR team up for Envision bid – sources

Exclusive: HCA, KKR team up for Envision bid – sources

Published 18/05/2018

(Reuters) - U.S. hospital operator HCA Healthcare Inc (HCA.N) and private equity firm KKR & Co (KKR.N) have joined forces to make an offer for [more…]

Exclusive: Special Counsel subpoenas another Stone aide in Russia…

Exclusive: Special Counsel subpoenas another Stone aide in Russia…

Published 18/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller has subpoenaed a key assistant of long-time Donald Trump adviser Roger Stone, two people with knowledge of [more…]

Exclusive: Conoco moves to take over Venezuelan PDVSA’s Caribbean…

Exclusive: Conoco moves to take over Venezuelan PDVSA’s Caribbean…

Published 07/05/2018

HOUSTON/CARACAS (Reuters) - U.S. oil firm ConocoPhillips has moved to take Caribbean assets of Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA to enforce a $2 billion arbitration award over [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. considers tightening grip on China ties to…

Exclusive: U.S. considers tightening grip on China ties to…

Published 27/04/2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government may start scrutinizing informal partnerships between American and Chinese companies in the field of artificial intelligence, threatening practices [more…]

Exclusive: Investor Gatemore pushes for break-up of logistics firm…

Exclusive: Investor Gatemore pushes for break-up of logistics firm…

Published 16/04/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Gatemore Capital Management has built a stake in Wincanton and called on the British logistics company to break itself up by selling [more…]

U.S. bans American companies from selling to China’s ZTE

U.S. bans American companies from selling to China’s ZTE

Published 16/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Commerce is banning American companies from selling components to Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp for seven years [more…]

Mylan seeks deal for German Merck’s consumer products unit: sources

Mylan seeks deal for German Merck’s consumer products unit: sources

Published 13/04/2018

FRANKFURT/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Generic drug maker Mylan (MYL.O) is in advanced discussions to acquire Merck KGaA’s (MRCG.DE) consumer health business after other bidders failed [more…]

Permira to buy majority stake in cyber security firm Exclusive Group

Permira to buy majority stake in cyber security firm Exclusive Group

Published 13/04/2018

PARIS (Reuters) - Private equity firm Permira PERM.UL said on Friday it had agreed to buy a majority stake in Exclusive Group, in a deal [more…]