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  • LONDON, Aug 30- Libya's National Oil Company and Central Bank chairmen engaged in another round of blitz meetings with oil majors in London in a renewed effort to stop its rival wooing its clients. The head of the Tripoli- based NOC, Mustafa Sanallah, said he and Tripoli- based Central Bank Chairman Saddek El-Kaber held meetings with 26 oil firms over the course of...

  • Aug 28- FedEx Corp pilot union's executive council has voted in favor of a tentative contract that seeks better employment terms including higher hourly pay rates and retirement plan enhancement, the Air Line Pilots Association said. The FedEx master executive council voted late on Thursday to approve the collective bargaining agreement reached on Aug. 19...

  • *Company is under investigation by Hong Kong market watchdog. HONG KONG, Aug 25- Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Ltd, which is being probed by Hong Kong regulators after its stock suddenly plunged, will have to convince shareholders about its outlook after it cut ties with its parent, which last year alone bought about two-thirds of its solar panel making equipment.

  • *Company is under investigation by Hong Kong market watchdog. HONG KONG, Aug 25- Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Ltd, which is being probed by Hong Kong regulators after its stock suddenly plunged, will have to convince shareholders about its outlook after it cut ties with its parent, which last year alone bought about two-thirds of its solar panel making equipment.

  • CAIRO, Aug 23- A state oil firm loyal to Libya's official government based in the east of the country has invited foreign oil firms to discuss existing oil purchase contracts at a conference in Dubai next month, it said in a statement. The move is a fresh attempt by Libya's internationally recognised government to control state oil firm NOC, which is at the centre of...

  • UPDATE 1-Fedex reaches tentative agreement with pilots Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 8:16 PM ET

    Aug 20- FedEx pilots tentatively agreed with the package delivery company on an amended collective bargaining agreement, the Air Line Pilots Association said. Fedex and its pilots have been negotiating on employment conditions since 2011. FedEx management filed for a mediation process with the National Mediation Board in October 2014.

  • SAO PAULO, Aug 20- Brazilian retailer GPA SA said on Thursday it, along with holding company Wilkes Participacoes, would pay 212.46 million reais to Morzan Empreendimentos to settle arbitration over its takeover of home appliances retailer Globex.

  • Fedex reaches tentative agreement with pilots Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 6:39 PM ET

    Aug 20- FedEx pilots tentatively agreed with the package delivery company on an amended collective bargaining agreement, the Air Line Pilots Association said. Fedex and its pilots have been negotiating on employment conditions since 2011. FedEx management filed for a mediation process with the National Mediation Board in October 2014.

  • MLB's Manfred: Worried by bloated contracts, not A-Rod Monday, 13 Jul 2015 | 11:13 PM ET
    Rob Manfred speaks at a press conference after being elected by team owners to be the next commissioner of Major League Baseball.

    In his first All-Star game as MLB commissioner, Rob Manfred says he is encouraged by the efforts to speed up the game of baseball.

  • Small business federal contracts hit a new record Friday, 26 Jun 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Maria Contreras-Sweet

    The SBA revealed on Friday that the federal government awarded almost 25 percent in federal contracts to small businesses — $91.7 billion.

  • Nigeria starts investigating crude oil swap contracts Saturday, 13 Jun 2015 | 4:16 AM ET
    A worker inspect facilities on an upstream oil drilling platform at the Total oil platform at Amenem, 35 kilometers away from Port Harcourt in the Niger Delta in 2009.

    Nigeria is probing whether it was short-changed by deals to swap crude for refined products, the state oil company, traders and a security source said.

  • Aaron Hernandez convicted of first-degree murder Wednesday, 15 Apr 2015 | 11:43 AM ET
    Former National Football League player Aaron Hernandez (R) waits for a verdict in Fall River, Massachusetts, April 14, 2015.

    Aaron Hernandez, the former star tight end for the New England Patriots, was convicted Wednesday of first-degree murder. NBCNews reports.

  • NFL's PR problem Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    NFL's PR problem

    Nike has suspended its contract with NFL running back Adrian Peterson. Rick Horrow, Horrow Sports Ventures, discusses the challenges facing the league.

  • Nike suspends contract with Adrian Peterson Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 12:00 PM ET
    Adrian Peterson #28 of the Minnesota Vikings warms up prior to a game against the St. Louis Rams at the Edward Jones Dome on September 7, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri

    CNBC's Dominic Chu provides insight to Nike's statement over why it suspended its contract with NFL running back Adrian Peterson.

  • The steep cost of skiing Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 2:48 PM ET
    The steep cost of skiing

    Rob Katz, Vail Resorts Chairman and CEO, discusses ski lift prices, and opportunities for skiers to save money.

  • Vail saves Park City Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 2:46 PM ET
    Vail saves Park City

    Vail Resorts bought Park City Mountain ski resort for $182 million. CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to Rob Katz, Vail Resorts Chairman and CEO, about the benefit to the community there.

  • Battle of the slopes Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 1:54 PM ET
    Battle of the slopes

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports Talisker and PCMR are refusing access to each other's half of the mountain in Park City, which could threaten the ski season there.

  • Park City: Mountain divided Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014 | 10:46 AM ET
    Park City: Mountain divided

    CNBC's Jane Wells looks at how a dispute over a lapsed lease has jeopardized ski season at one of Park City's most popular resorts.

  • LA Times: iPad program canceled Tuesday, 26 Aug 2014 | 2:19 PM ET
    LA Times: iPad program canceled

    The LA Times is reporting the Los Angeles schools superintendent John Deasy has been suspended for future use of a contract with Apple that was going to provide iPads for students there. CNBC's Josh Lipton has the details.

  • LeBron James opts out of Miami Heat contract Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 9:52 AM ET
    LeBron James opts out of Miami Heat contract

    Miami Heat's LeBron James has reportedly opted out of the final two years of his contract with the team, with CNBC's Dominic Chu.