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  • *Zain is Sudan's top mobile operator, lacks fixed line. *Canar is Sudan's No.1 fixed line operator. DUBAI, Dec 2- Etisalat could resurrect talks to sell its Sudanese telecom arm Canar to Kuwait's Zain, as both sides remain keen on a deal despite a breakdown in negotiations earlier this year, a source close to the matter said.

  • TIMELINE-JPMorgan and its Henry Bath metals warehouse Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 12:01 AM ET

    NEW YORK/ LONDON, Nov 27- JPMorgan Chase& Co decided in May to divest its Henry Bath metal warehousing company after a three-year struggle to conform the business to banking regulations, according to letters received by Reuters through a Freedom of Information Act request.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 25- The United States Defense Department has approved a deal under which the U.S. unit of Britain's BAE Systems Plc would upgrade 134 older F-16 fighter jets for South Korea, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress on Monday.

  • MADRID, Nov 21- Santander is to sell its real estate management business Altamira to U.S. private equity group Apollo Global Management, likely to be the largest deal of its kind so far in Spain where the property market is starting to thaw.

  • HELSINKI, Nov 19- Nokia shareholders approved the 5.4 billion euros sale of the company's mobile phone business to Microsoft, deciding the deal's financial benefits outweighed any objections to the loss of a Finnish national asset.

  • NEW YORK/ LONDON Nov 18- Goldman Sachs plans to resume talks with parties interested in buying its metals warehousing business now that new exchange rules have been released, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday.

  • Chief Executive Mike Perlis, in a memo to employees on Friday, said the company had hired Deutsche Bank to explore a sale of the company founded by financial newspaper columnist B.C. Forbes in 1917..

  • BRASILIA/ BEIJING, Nov 13- Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras has struck a deal to sell its Peruvian oil and gas assets to PetroChina, China's top oil and gas firm, and its parent China National Petroleum Corp for $2.6 billion. "The three target blocks are all quality oil properties in Peru with achievable profit potential," PetroChina added.

  • Nov 12- Fire protection and security company Tyco International Ltd has approached private equity firms offering to sell its Korean security unit Caps Co, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Tyco sent information memoranda only to a few private equity firms as it wants to proceed with the sale quietly, the WSJ reported.

  • *Grifols shares up 2.3 percent, Novartis adds 0.5 percent. ZURICH/ MADRID, Nov 11- Switzerland's Novartis has agreed to sell its blood transfusion testing unit to Spain's Grifols for $1.68 billion, in an increasingly buoyant market for healthcare deals.

  • ZURICH/ MADRID, Nov 11- Switzerland's Novartis has agreed to sell its blood transfusion diagnostics unit to Spain's Grifols for $1.68 billion, in an increasingly buoyant market for pharmaceutical mergers and acquisitions.

  • At 0950 GMT, Richemont shares were down 1.8 percent at 91.3 Swiss francs, underperforming a 0.6 percent decline in Europe's blue-chip stocks index. "Surprising, and likely to be taken negatively," said Citi analyst Thomas Chauvet of Richemont's decision to retain its weaker brands, which are mostly in fashion and accessories.

  • *Investment plan to upgrade networks in Italy, Brazil. MILAN/ PARIS, Nov 7- Telecom Italia will sell its Argentina unit and other assets while issuing a convertible bond, aiming to raise around 4 billion euros to stave off a credit rating downgrade and strengthen operations in Italy and Brazil.

  • *Investment plan to upgrade networks in Italy, Brazil. MILAN/ PARIS, Nov 7- Telecom Italia will sell its Argentina unit and other assets while issuing a convertible bond, aiming to raise around 4 billion euros to stave off a credit rating downgrade and strengthen operations in Italy and Brazil.

  • *Weyerhaeuser to sell homebuilding business for $2.7 bln. *Weyerhaeuser shareholders to get control of Tri Pointe. Nov 4- Tri Pointe Homes Inc is buying Weyerhaeuser Co's homebuilding division in a $2.7 billion deal that will give it access to developed land in key markets such as California and Texas and make it one of the largest U.S. homebuilders.

  • Nov 4- Ireland's Velti Plc said it would sell its mobile marketing business in the United States, Britain and India to a unit of Blackstone Group LP, and that it had filed for bankruptcy under Chapter 11 for its remaining U.S. operations.

  • RIO DE JANEIRO/ SAO PAULO, Oct 31- Brazilian tycoon Eike Batista's oil company OGX Petróleo e Gas Participações SA agreed on Thursday to sell its 67 percent stake in its natural gas unit for 344 million reais, the day after it filed for bankruptcy protection.

  • Oct 24- DuPont said on Thursday it will spin off its titanium dioxide unit into a separately traded public company within 18 months, bowing to intense pressure from Wall Street to divest the volatile business.

  • Kodak Selling Two Businesses to UK Pension Fund Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 11:29 AM ET

    The $650 million agreement would also settle the fund's claims of about $2.8 billion against the bankrupt company.

  • INR/USD to Hover Around 54 Mark: Pro     Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 7:40 PM ET

    Rahul Bajoria, Regional Economist, Barclays explains why the Indian rupee is set to hover near the 54 level over the next 12 months.

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