[OSAKA] Takeda Pharmaceutical shareholders approved on Wednesday its US$59 billion takeover of London-listed Shire, creating a global powerhouse with a stronger drugs pipeline but one that is saddled...

[BENGALURU] Nexstar Media Group Inc said on Monday it had agreed to buy Chicago-based peer Tribune Media Company for about US$4.1 billion in cash, a deal that would make it the largest regional US TV...

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AT Vard Holdings' extraordinary general meeting (EGM) in July, a number of shareholders - including some veterans - asked why the offeror, Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri Oil & Gas, could...

[SEOUL] Shares of South Korea's Asiana Airlines Inc jumped as much as 23 per cent on Tuesday after a local media outlet reported that domestic conglomerate SK Group is considering a takeover...

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VARD Holdings on Monday posted the notice for its upcoming extraordinary general meeting (EGM), to be held on July 24, at which its shareholders will vote on the voluntary delisting of the...

[PARIS] Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) is in exclusive talks to take over French animal feed business Neovia for 1.5 billion euros (S$2.47 billion) as part of the U.S. farm giant's...

THE Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore has approved steel prefabrication company BRC Asia's voluntary conditional cash offer to buy fellow steel player Lee Metal Group. ...

[WELLINGTON] Australian investment firm Ellerston Capital said it has built a 5.1 per cent stake in New Zealand's Fletcher Building Ltd - a disclosure that comes amid speculation that the...

JET Airways on Tuesday became the latest major Indian airline to rule out a bid for debt-laden national carrier Air India in a new blow to the government's privatisation plans...