PARIS, March 14- Vivendi will enter three weeks of exclusive talks with cable group Numericable in an effort to finalise a deal to sell its telecom unit SFR for 11.75 billion euros in cash, plus a stake in the resulting business.» Read More
SEOUL, Sept 23- Cheil Industries Inc, a unit of South Korea's biggest business conglomerate Samsung Group, said it would sell its fashion business to unlisted affiliate Samsung Everland in a strategic shift to focus on electronics materials.
South Korean conglomerates, known as "chaebols," have dominated the economy here for decades but as CNBC's Chloe Cho finds out, a new start-up culture is emerging.
GE Capital, the financial arm of industrial giant General Electric, will return $6.5 billion worth of dividends back to its parent company over the course of the year.
GM sales rose 6.4 percent in March - the best March in five years, but, still, below market expectation. TheStreet.com reports.
Thai billionaire Charoen Sirivadhanabhakdi has raised his stake in Fraser and Neave (F&N) to more than 50 percent, turning his offer to buy the rest of the Singapore property and drinks conglomerate unconditional.
Australian mining-to-retail conglomerate Wesfarmers on Wednesday cut its full-year coal sales forecast, citing flooding in Australia and weak demand in Asia that is depressing sales prices.
After four years of belt-tightening, American companies are good at squeezing more profit out of every dollar of sales - a skill that chief executives regard as critical in the face of an uncertain economy.
Two thirds of the 420,000 patrol cars in the United States are equipped with Panasonic's rugged Toughbook computers, and chief Kazuhiro Tsuga sees the niche product as a model for how the sprawling conglomerate can make money beyond a gadget mass market increasingly dominated by Samsung Electronics and Apple.
GE expects revenue to be flat to up 5% in 2013 despite "fiscal cliff" fears. However, there's one area the company expects double-digit growth.
Research has shown that there will continue to be a battle for top talent in Turkey, as it competes with the West to attract and retain the best employees, says Mark Hamill, CEO of global search firm SpenglerFox
The "Mad Money" host chatted with Honeywell CEO David Cote about global growth prospects and the U.S. debt crisis.
Cramer shows you where the “rapid rotations” are taking place.
Lim Jit Soon, Head of Equity Research, Southeast Asia, Nomura said he expects the Straits Times Index to be trapped in a range of between 2,600 and 2,900 for the rest of the year as macro headwinds weigh on Singapore's economic outlook.
Ben Elias, Sterne Agee industrials analyst, shares his view on GE's run in December and discusses other industrials, as well.
Renown value investor Whitney Tilson on Tuesday laid out his best value plays.
South Korea's family-run conglomerates are chasing evolution to survive increasing competition from the cheap Asian rivals. The FT reports.