Vivendi has closed the deal to sell its Brazilian broadband business to Spain's Telefonica for cash and shares worth nearly $10 billion.» Read More
The "rumors" are buzzing about what Apple's next big move might be. Some say it's an i-Pod cell phone combo, others think Apple will make a big move in, quote, "I-TV". On Power Lunch, Bill Griffeth sifted through all the speculation with with PC Magazine’s Lance Ulanoff. Ulanoff said, the only sure thing is the I-Phone.
They are the most powerful players in the M&A world. You could say they are the go to folks on a CEO's speed dial--when it comes to making deals. The first (or inaugural) issue of Dealmaker Magazine is out--and ranks the best investment bankers on the buy side of Wall Street.
Neale Anderson, Telecom & Media Analyst, Asia-Pacific, HSBC discusses the evolution of Asia's telecom infrastructure, warning the region has been lagging in adopting 4G technology.
Mats Olsson, Head, North East Asia Region, Ericsson says Asia will play a very important role in the adoption of new mobile technologies. He expects his industry's prospects to improve as the adoption of 4G picks up.
Michael Powell, NCTA president & CEO, talks about the impact of going over the "cliff" on the telecom industry.
Some investors are worried President Obama's win could mean a massive increase in the dividend tax, with Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson and Erin Gibbs, S&P Capital IQ.
Perry Oosting, CEO of Vertu, explains why he expects the luxury goods market to remain resilient despite weakness in global economic growth.
Zeinal Bava, CEO of Portugal Telecom, informs CNBC what it is like to operate a successful international company in an austerity-stricken country like Portugal.
Cynthia Meng, Managing Director, China/HK TMT Equity Research, Jefferies Hong Kong says the roll out of the 4G network in China will be a turning point for the country's largest mobile phone operator.
CNBC's David Faber reports the details of Japan's Softbank buying 70 percent of U.S. mobile carrier Sprint Nextel for $20.1 billion - the most a Japanese firm has spent on an overseas acquisition.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on news that Japanese mobile carrier Softbank is in talks to acquire 75 percent of Sprint Nextel, in a deal that could top $12.8 billion.
CNBC's David Faber reports Japan's Softbank is in talks to acquire a majority stake in Sprint Nextel.
CNBC's David Faber has the latest details on a report Softbank is negotiating to buy 75 percent of Sprint Nextel.
Chinese telecom firms Huawei and ZTE pose a security threat to the US, a congressional panel has warned. Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI) and CNBC's David Faber and Carl Quintanilla discuss.
James Moorman, S&P Capital IQ equity analyst, discusses the merger of MetroPCS and T-Mobile, and takes a look at what's ahead for competitor, Sprint.
CNBC's David Faber reports the deal between the two telecom companies is a stock swap.
Which sectors should you be investing in during an uncertain market? Alec Young, S&P Capital IQ, reveals some of the best and worst performing sectors this year.
John Sculley, former Apple CEO, and John Duffy, eCinteractive CEO, discuss how to monetize the mobile space. "No one's really figured out yet how to make a big, monetized business out of mobile yet," says Sculley.
Michael Meng, Head of Equity Research Hong Kong at BOCI Research says China Mobile suffers from structural problems and is cautious on its stock. He gives his target price for the company, and explains his buy calls on China Telecom and China Unicom.
James Sullivan, Head of Asia Telecom Research at J.P. Morgan says SingTel shares are attractive as its dividend yield, relative to Singapore government bonds, is at one of its highest levels ever. The company maintains its neutral call on SingTel's stock despite Moody's downgrade.
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