WARSAW, Poland— The U.S. media company Scripps Networks Interactive Inc. has finalized an agreement for a controlling stake in Poland's largest commercial broadcaster, a 584- million-euro deal that comes as the U.S. company expands into Europe. Scripps Networks Interactive, which is based in Knoxville, Tennessee, on Thursday announced the completion of the...» Read More
Feb 23- First Solar Inc and SunPower Corp said they were in advanced talks to form a joint venture, which will hold some of their solar power-generating assets. First Solar's shares rose 10.4 percent, while SunPower's stock was up 11.8 percent in after-market trading on Monday. First Solar and SunPower said they intend to file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange...
Feb 23- First Solar Inc and SunPower Corp said they were in advanced talks to form a joint venture, which will hold some of their power-generating assets. The solar companies said they intend to file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an initial public offering of limited partner interests in the "yield co.". First Solar's shares rose 10.4 percent,...
LONDON, Feb 11- SABMiller is exploring the possibility of snapping up a stake in Myanmar's biggest brewer, a deal that would make it the partner of a conglomerate with ties to the former ruling military, sources familiar with the matter say. The sources, who declined to be identified because the matter is private, said SABMiller was interested.
Few countries have invested more heavily in Russia than Germany after the Cold War ended. But now the rush is going in reverse. The NYT reports.
Ilan Ganot, Solid Ventures, discusses the company's ongoing efforts to develop treatments for Duchenne muscular dystrophy through gene therapy.
American Express said four financial investors have committed a total of $900 million to a business travel joint venture.
Stanley Crooke, Isis Pharmaceuticals chairman & CEO, discusses his company's strategic new partnership in the treatment of neurological disorders using antisense therapy.
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.