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  • SYDNEY/ MELBOURNE June 1- BHP's board is expected to select a new chairman at its June meeting to replace long-serving former Ford Motor Co boss Jac Nasser, according to two sources familiar with the matter. Craig Evans, the co-portfolio manager of the Tribeca Natural Resources Fund, said his fund would prefer an external candidate with technical and...

  • Daniel Loeb

    Dan Loeb's Third Point is stepping up its pressure on Dow-Dupont.

  • *Says plan can help cos exceed save more than $3 bln post merger. May 24- Activist investor Daniel Loeb's Third Point LLC said Dow Chemical and DuPont could unlock $20 billion in additional value by tweaking their plan to split into three companies following their merger. Third Point had a 1.29 percent stake as of March 31, making it Dow's seventh-largest investor,...

  • *Liveris to retire as chairman of DowDuPont in July 2018. *Investments include expanding Dow's Texas cracker. May 11- Dow Chemical Co, which is merging with DuPont, said Chief Executive Andrew Liveris would retire as chairman of the combined DowDuPont company in July 2018.

  • May 11- Dow Chemical Co, which is merging with DuPont, said Chief Executive Andrew Liveris would retire as chairman of the combined DowDuPont company in July 2018. Liveris said in February 2016 he would retire by mid-2017, following a prolonged battle with hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb, who had been questioning his leadership. The investment plans include the...

  • May 11- Dow Chemical Co, which is merging with DuPont, said Chief Executive Andrew Liveris would retire as chairman of the combined DowDuPont company in July 2018. Liveris said in February 2016 he would retire by mid-2017, following a prolonged battle with hedge fund manager Daniel Loeb, who had been questioning his leadership. Dow also said on Thursday it would...

  • MEXICO CITY/ OTTAWA, May 4- From launching a data-mining drive aiming to find supply-chain pressure points to sending officials to mobilize allies in key U.S. states, Mexico and Canada are bolstering their defenses of a regional trade pact President Donald Trump vows to rewrite. Mexico, for example, has picked out the governors of Texas, Arizona and Indiana as...

  • *Q1 net sales up 23.6 pct to $13.23 bln vs est $13.21 bln. *Sees Q2 sales of $13.3 bln to 13.8 bln vs est $13.21 bln. Regulators in the United States, Brazil, China, Australia and Canada are yet to clear the deal.

  • DOW CEO: We built a portfolio for all seasons

    Andrew Liveris, Dow Chemical chairman and CEO, talks about what drove growth this quarter after the company delivered a bigger-than-epxected profit, and it's planned merger with DuPont.

  • BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and Anglo American, whose chairmen have all announced their intention to step down, are also generating healthy cash flows, putting them under pressure to give more money back to shareholders. The task to find the right candidates is particularly urgent for BHP Billiton and Anglo American due to the growing influence of major investors...

  • President Donald Trump speaks during a listening session with manufacturing CEOs in the State Dining Room of the White House February 23, 2017 in Washington, DC.  Also pictured is Kenneth Frazier (R) CEO of Merck & Company.

    The rate may need to be 28 percent so the president’s plan is tax neutral. When Barack Obama proposed that figure, repeatedly, Republicans called it too high.

  • President Donald Trump welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the White House in Washington, U.S., March 17, 2017.

    Trump and Merkel have expressed vastly different views in the past, and speak after a meeting with American and German executives.

  • Andrew Liveris

    Andrew Liveris sits down with CNBC during CERAWeek in Houston to discuss what it's like getting to know "businessman Trump."

  • Andrew Liveris, chairman and chief executive officer of Dow Chemical

    Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris speaks to CNBC's Brian Sullivan about President Trump and policies to come under the administration.

  • Andrew Liveris, chairman and chief executive officer of Dow Chemical

    Donald Trump met with two dozen of the country's major companies on Thursday to discuss economic policies and job growth.

  • Wall Street NYSE

    The Treasury secretary is learning how virtually every syllable out of his mouth is being parsed and traded upon.

  • Caterpillar Inc., United Technologies Corp., Dana Inc., 3 M Co., Timken Co. and General Electric Co., are offshoring work to Mexico, China, India and other countries, according to a Reuters review of U.S. Labor Department records. The six firms are part of the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative, a White House advisory council created to help Trump deliver on his promise to...

  • Caterpillar Inc., United Technologies Corp., Dana Inc., 3 M Co., Timken Co. and General Electric Co., are offshoring work to Mexico, China, India and other countries, according to a Reuters review of U.S. Labor Department records. The six firms are part of the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative, a White House advisory council created to help Trump deliver on his promise to...

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 21- Chief executive officers of 16 companies, including Boeing Co, Caterpillar Inc and General Electric Co, have urged the U.S. Congress to pass a comprehensive tax code rewrite, including a controversial border tax. Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan has proposed lowering the corporate income tax to 20 percent from 35 percent, imposing a 20...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 27- President Donald Trump on Friday said he was launching a manufacturing jobs initiative and named a group of U.S. business executives and labor union officials to help with the effort, the White House said in a statement. Bill Brown, CEO of Harris Corp. Michael Dell, CEO of Dell Technologies.