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Groupon In Takeover Talks With Google

November 22nd, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Google is said to be in discussions with the online discount service known as ‘Groupon’ concerning a take-over bid by the Internet giant.Sources who are said to have ... Read more...

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Hong Kong businessman pulls out of Liverpool takeover race

August 21st, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 21(ANI): Hong Kong businessman Kenny Huang has pulled out of the running to buy English Premier League club Liverpool.Huang said in a statement that he and his Hong Kong-based investment ... Read more...

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BlackBerry resumes bid to buy Indian-owned company

February 4th, 2009 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Feb 4 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has launched a fresh bid to acquire Indian-owned Certicom Corp. which supplies vital technology for its smart phones.Based in Mississauga on the ... Read more...

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BlackBerry bid for hostile takeover stopped

January 20th, 2009 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 20 (IANS) A Canadian court has stopped BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) from making a hostile bid for takeover of its security technology supplier Certicom Corp. Headed by Indian-origin ... Read more...

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Citigroup to acquire Wachovia’s banking operations (Lead)(With Bush seeks quick approval as Wachovia fails)

September 29th, 2008 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 29 (IANS) In yet another fallout of the ongoing financial crisis, US banking giant Citigroup is buying the banking operations of Wachovia Corp. in a deal facilitated by the ... Read more...

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Chinas Sinopec aims to derail ONGCs bid for UKs Imperial Energy

August 4th, 2008 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.4 (ANI): Chinas Sinopec has reportedly made an approach to the London-listed oil and gas explorer, Imperial Energy, which could derail takeover talks between that group and Indias Oil and ... Read more...

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‘Reliance favourite to land MTN, Vodafone not to bid’

May 25th, 2008 - 6:38 pm ICT by admin
London, May 25 (IANS) Reliance Communications has emerged as the favourite in global merger talks with the African mobile phone operator MTN, the Sunday Times reported. After the collapse of talks with ... Read more...

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Google increases share of US searches

May 23rd, 2008 - 12:18 pm ICT by admin
DPA San Francisco, May 23 (DPA) Google increased its share of US Internet search traffic in April, as its two closest rivals Yahoo and Microsoft failed to reach an agreement on a merger ... Read more...

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Religare, two other Indian companies vying for London stockbrokers

May 17th, 2008 - 5:51 pm ICT by admin
London, May 17 (IANS) Three Indian companies, including Religare, are bidding to acquire city stockbrokers Arden Partners, the Financial Times reported. Arden, which Friday ended talks with the larger Cenkos Securities, said ... Read more...

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Microsoft and Yahoo intensify takeover talks

May 3rd, 2008 - 3:57 am ICT by admin
DPA New York, May 3 (DPA) Microsoft and Yahoo executives intensified takeover talks Friday but could not reach agreement on a price for the deal, The Wall Street Journal reported. The intensified talks ... Read more...

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