Contracts Bids and Proposals

  • MEXICO CITY, Jan 6- A consortium including a construction company controlled by billionaire Carlos Slim has clinched the terminal project at Mexico City's new $13 billion airport, Mexican officials said on Friday. The construction arm of Slim's Grupo Carso and his majority-owned FCC submitted a bid of 84.8 billion Mexican pesos for the project, which is due to...

  • MEXICO CITY, Dec 7- A consortium including billionaire Carlos Slim's building unit submitted the lowest bid on Wednesday in a tender for the terminal project at Mexico City's new $13 billion airport as the telecoms tycoon looks to edge out two rivals for the deal. The construction arm of Slim's Grupo Carso and his majority-owned FCC, submitted a bid of 84.8...

  • BOGOTA, Oct 28- The consortium directing a $843 million effort to make Colombia's Magdalena River navigable has submitted all but one piece of paperwork required for two Mexican companies to be put in the running to take over a majority stake in the project, the government said on Friday. IDEAL and FCC Americas, part of billionaire Carlos Slim's Carso Group, have...

  • DUBAI, Oct 16- Iran will begin taking applications on Monday for an unspecified number of energy projects, the oil ministry's news agency SHANA reported on Sunday, as the country moves to launch exploration and production contracts after the lifting of sanctions. State-run National Iranian Oil Company said "reputable and eligible companies" should fill the...

  • Tim Cook, chief executive officer of Apple Inc.

    A rare Apple 1 computer is up for auction; bids have already topped $270,000 with six days remaining, Recode reported.

  • WSJ: Liberty CEO 'floated' idea of possible bid

    Greg Maffei, Liberty Media CEO, "floated" the idea of a possible bid for Pandora at $15/share, driving shares higher. CNBC's Dominic Chu reports and the "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders weigh in.

  • Yahoo misses on bottom line

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports Yahoo's quarterly earnings missing analyst expectations.

  • RBS

    Royal Bank of Scotland rose more than 1 percent amid a report that the company is receiving bids for its shipping business.

  • Tata Steel to trim list of bidders

    The Indian steelmaker is expected to pick which interested groups will advance in the sale process for its UK operations.

  • Yahoo pushes back deadline for bids

    The Internet company is moving the deadline for its bids to April 18.

  • Baxalta rejects Shire's $30B bid

    Baxalta rejects Shire's $30 billion bid. CNBC's Sue Herera reports the details.

  • Nikkei Business Report

    Japanese mobile carrier Softbank's bid for Sprint was approved by US Federal Communications Commission last week, clearing the way for the firm to create a foothold in the US market. The Nikkei's Makiko Utsuda has more.

  • Buying Into the Hostess Brand

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche has the update on whether a serious bid is out there to buy Hostess Brands.

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    The newly approved rescue plan for Greece is a "super-TARP," similar to the United States bailout package during the financial crisis, Peter Boockvar, equity strategist at Miller Tabak, told CNBC Thursday.