MILAN, March 26- Italy's Saipem is close to signing a joint venture with a big local partner in Nigeria just days after clinching a similar deal in China with PetroChina as the oil contractor seeks access to new markets. Saipem, 43 percent owned by Italian oil major Eni, has seen some 10 billion euros wiped off its market value over the past two years after two profit...» Read More
Tokyo stocks fell today as overnight remarks by Fed's Bernanke that quantitative easing may slow down later this year triggered selling. However, GS Yuasa shares shot up by nearly 6% following news that it will team up with Bosch and Mitsubishi Corporation in developing and selling lithium-ion batteries for electric cars.
Mitsui, Mitsubishi and Nippon Yusen reached a joint venture agreement with the U.S. firm Sempra Energy. The project, estimated to cost $10 billion, plans to produce 12 million tons of liquefied natural gas a year by 2017, or equivalent to 10% of annual Japanese demand. The Nikkei's Sachiko Kishida reports.
Major Vodafone investors said $100 billion was not enough for the British company's stake in its U.S. joint venture with Verizon Communications.
Nasdaq OMX Group said it will form a joint venture with SharesPost to establish a marketplace for private companies. The stock exchange operator will retain a majority stake in Nasdaq Private Market.
Avi Muchnick, Co-Founder & CEO of Aviary, discusses his company's two big partnerships with Twitter and Flickr.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest details of the $360 million deal and what it means for Delta and air travelers in general.
Rock star and Cabo Wabo founder, Sammy Hagar talks about making money and music, with CNBC's Becky Quick.
The "Squawk on the Street" team report on the mornings market-moving stories, and what investors should be looking for, including the selloff in techs; Caterpillar's earnings and forecast; Microsoft's Windows 8 launch; and more.
Danaher Corp. and Cooper Industries said Wednesday that they will sell a tool-making business they created two years ago as a joint venture for about $1.6 billion to private equity firm Bain Capital.
Discussing the global demand for coal, joint ventures in China, and future growth prospects for the world's largest private sector coal company, with Gregory Boyce, Peabody Energy chairman/CEO.