AstraZeneca is battling to shore up shareholder support to resist Pfizer's £69.4bn takeover as the US giant makes another push to revive the deal. The FT reports.
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Unilever said on Thursday it had agreed to sell its Ragu and Bertolli pasta sauce brands to Mizkan Group for $2.15 billion in cash, marking a final step the restructuring of its portfolio in North America.
China's factory activity turned in its best performance in five months in May, a private survey showed on Thursday.
Sony chief executive said the company would complete a stepped-up restructuring drive and forecast a tripling in operating profit.
Carmakers and technology developers building self-driving cars can look forward to a market worth $87 billion by 2030, according to new research.
JD.com's IPO is 15 times oversubscribed, according to people familiar with the matter. The company is raising up to $1.7 billion.
U.S. securities regulators are investigating Bank of America's Merrill Lynch unit and Charles Schwab for violations of anti-money laundering rules.
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Corporations should not be able to dodge taxes by moving oversees, Rep. Sander Levin, D-Mich., told CNBC's "Closing Bell" Wednesday.
As the program's funds dry up and its insolvency hovers less than two years away, Congress remains quiet on the issue.
What Google may buy, if it goes on a global buying spree.
France's national rail company said on Tuesday it had ordered 2,000 trains that are too wide for many station platforms, entailing costly repairs.
Nili Gilbert of Matarin Capital says there are still some momentum names that will continue to outperform.
The US has deployed 80 military personnel to Chad in its effort to help find and return more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram.
One of the video game industry's highest profile publishers is accusing Oculus of stealing its IP to create the Rift virtual reality headset.
Millions would no longer get mail delivered to their door, but would go to communal or curbside boxes instead, under a proposed law.
Nest is recalling 440,000 smoke detectors, according to a notice that provides public knowledge of how many of the smart home appliances have shipped.
Legendary stock picker Bill Miller thinks Apple can go as high as $750 a share, but one pro doesn't agree.