Wed, Dec 17 2014
SEOUL, Dec 18 - A unit of South Korean poultry firm Harim Group said on Thursday a court chose its parent's holding company as the preferred bidder to buy bulk shipper Pan Ocean Co Ltd in a deal worth at least 850 billion won ($771 million).
DUBAI, Dec 18 - Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch of their accuracy.
SEOUL, Dec 18 - U.S. auto parts maker Visteon Corp has agreed to sell its majority-owned South Korean unit for $3.6 billion, cashing in on a quadrupling of the air conditioning firm's share price in the last five years as Visteon refocuses on in-car electronics.
SEOUL, Dec 18 - South Korea's Hankook Tire said on Thursday that it has agreed to buy a 19.49 percent stake in Visteon Corp's South Korean unit for 1.08 trillion Korean won ($983.84 million) to diversify the tire maker's business portfolio.
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Tue, Dec 16 2014
DUBAI, Dec 17 - Here are some factors that may affect Middle East stock markets on Wednesday. Reuters has not verified the press reports and does not vouch of their accuracy.
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Dec 16 - The following financial services industry appointments were announced on Tuesday. To inform us of other job changes, email email@example.com.
BRUSSELS, Dec 16 - The following are mergers under review by the European Commission and a brief guide to the EU merger process:
FRANKFURT/LONDON, Dec 16 - The battle for the assets cement firms Lafarge and Holcim must sell to get the go-ahead for their merger will likely be between three groups, several people familiar with the matter said.
Regardless what voters decide in the November elections, there will be a major changing of the guard next year in the U.S. Congress as result of a number of key retirements.