July 31- Canadian media and cable company Shaw Communications Inc said it would buy data center services provider ViaWest Inc from Oak Hill Capital Partners and others in a deal valued at $1.2 billion on an enterprise basis. Shaw said the acquisition would help accelerate the development of its Canadian data center platform.» Read More
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CNBC's David Faber reports Avis ditches its bid for Dollar Thrifty, not wanting to compete with Hertz.
Activist shareholders are on the hunt for value stocks, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
CNBC's David Faber reports corporate raider, Carl Icahn seeks four board seat on Forest Labs.
Glencore's $11 billion from its initial public offerings in London and Hong Kong will give the commodity trader considerable firepower for acquisitions and could preface a wave of consolidation in the mining sector, analysts say.
As crude oil hit new a new multi-year high on Thursday, closing above $110 a barrel, Exxon Mobil Chairman Rex Tillerson told CNBC natural has is the fastest-growing conventional fuel and that demand will 60 percent by 2030.