Japan's Hitachi Construction Machinery Co <6305.T> says:.
Cargotec Oyj : MacGregor acquires majority shares Of Flintstone Technology Ltd. to further strengthen its advanced technology offering in offshore solutions . Acquired 51 pct of shares of privately owned company Flintstone Technology Ltd. .Deal was closed on Sept. 22, 2016.
Blue Bird Corp : Blue Bird Corp says special committee finds American Securities LLC proposal inadequate . Special committee of its board has rejected July 20, 2016 proposal from American Securities LLC . Special committee prepared to enter into discussions with American Securities to determine if proposed valuation can be increased .Special committee willing to consider any amended proposal from American Securities and any proposals that any third parties might put forward.
: U.S. files antitrust lawsuit against Deere & Co Monsanto Co -- court filing . U.S. says seeks to block deere's proposed acquisition of monsanto's precision planting llc unit . U.S. says Deere and precision planting dominate U.S. market for high-speed precision planting systems, with at least 86% share . U.S. says allowing the purchase would lessen competition, impede innovation, and hurt farmers who now benefit from lower prices . U.S. files lawsuit in the federal court in Chicago.
China International Marine Containers Group Co Ltd <000039.SZ>: Continuing connected transactions <2039.HK> . Says the company entered into the new framework agreement with cscl to continue the continuing connected transaction . China international marine containers group co -pursuant to agreement the group agreed to provide to the cscl group certain commodities such as containers . New framework agreement is valid for a period commencing from 24 August 2016 to 31 December 2016 .
Wuxi Huadong Heavy Machinery Co Ltd <002685.SZ> : Says it plans to acquire two firms for a combined 1.47 billion yuan ($220.72 million) via cash, share issue .Says it plans to raise up to 300 million yuan in private placement of shares to fund acquisition.
TTS Group ASA : Palfinger Marine Gmbh has decided not to complete the acquisition of TTS Group ASA . Says will now fully concentrate energy on execute executing stand-alone strategy .Short term focus will be on operational efficiency, says Toril Eidesvik, CEO.
TTS Group ASA : Said on Sunday, Palfinger Marine GmbH had not received acceptances for more than 90 percent of shares in TTS on a fully diluted basis .As a result, Palfinger will not complete voluntary offer for outstanding shares in TTS Group.
Palfinger AG : Says minimum threshold for takeover bid norwegian TTS group Asa not reached . Says will not take over TTS on basis of placed takeover bid from July 18th 2016 .Says did not receive required acceptances of more than 90%.
Baotou Beifang Chuangye Co Ltd <600967.SS> :Says shares trade to halt from August 11 pending regulatory review of its asset acquisition plan.