New York, March 7
Privacy groups have approached the US Federal Trade Commission to put on hold Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp and investigate how the social media giant plans to use subscriber data...
Bangalore, March 6
New entity Aequs will be headed by Quest board member Aravind Melligeri
Tokyo, March 6
The Japanese brewer and distiller Suntory is considering investing in major Indian alcoholic drinks producer Radico Khaitan group to boost sales abroad, a news report said on Thursday.
March 4, 2014
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New Delhi, Mar 4
BPM major Convergys today said it has completed the acquisition of Stream Global Services which will help the US-based firm strengthen its position in the $55-billion outsourced customer managemen...
Kolkata, March 3
The company’s IMFL brands are being sold to Tilaknagar Ind for an undisclosed sum
Kolkata, March 2
Corporate Strategist and Tata Sons group executive council member Nirmalya Kumar said that some of the mega global acquisitions were “costly mistakes” and failed to create value for minori...
Ahmedabad, Feb 28
Hitachi to enter Indian IT market with this deal
Ahmedabad, Mar 7
Cera Sanitaryware Ltd on Friday denied rumours in the market about the company being taken over by some “legal entity.”In a statement here, N N Patel, President and Company Secretary, s...
Washington, March 7
Two privacy activist groups asked US regulators today to put on hold the Facebook acquisition of messaging service WhatsApp to ensure against misuse of user data.
An administrative compla...
New Delhi, Mar 6
ONGC and Oil India Ltd (OIL) will buy a 10 per cent stake in Indian Oil Corp (IOC) from the government at Rs 220 a share, aggregating about Rs 5,300 crore. An Empowered Group of Ministers (...
March 5, 2014
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Mumbai, March 4
Agrochemicals major UPL (formerly United Phosphorus) has increased its stake in Brazilian firm UPL do Brasil to 73 per cent from the earlier 53 per cent.
UPL has acquired the stake throug...
New Delhi. Feb 4
Two lakh and fifty thousand workers of BSNL will resort to immediate indefinite strike if the Government decides to merge BSNL and MTNL. The workers’ union is also against hiving off the towe...
Mumbai, March 3
Although M&A activity has been robust, deal closures have been a problem, says Shanti Ekambaram of Kotak Mahindra Bank
New Delhi, Mar 2
Buyers to pump in $616 million equity, take over project debt
Mumbai, Feb 27
With an eye on increasing revenues from Europe, IT solutions company Tech Mahindra will acquire the software services unit of German chemicals giant BASF.
The German unit of the Mahindra...