As maritime piracy, or 'maritime mugging,' keeps evolving, shipping firms are not leaving anything to chance. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports from the International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference.» Read More
As maritime piracy, or 'maritime mugging,' keeps evolving, shipping firms are not leaving anything to chance. CNBC's Sri Jegarajah reports from the International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference.
By Sarah White and Sophie Sassard. MADRID/ LONDON April 26- Spain's biggest bank Santander is in exclusive talks with U.S. private equity firms Warburg Pincus and General Atlantic LLC to sell a stake in its asset management business, three people familiar with the discussions said. The business had 161 billion euros of assets under management at the end of March.
SANTIAGO, April 8- Chile could boost copper exploration by encouraging state-owned giant Codelco, the world's biggest producer of the metal, to partner with private mining companies, industry executives said on Monday.
WASHINGTON, March 11- The top tax law writer in the U.S. House of Representatives will pitch a plan to revamp the taxation of many small businesses, and some large ones, on Tuesday in his latest bid to rewrite the tax code. Dave Camp, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, has said he wants to pass tax reform legislation this year.
DETROIT, Feb 15- Fisker Automotive has received serious offers from at least three overseas automakers willing to invest in and partner with the cash-strapped U.S. hybrid maker, which hopes to finalize a deal within weeks, people familiar with the matter said.
MUMBAI, Jan 28- The biggest global alcohol companies are sizing up buyout and tie-up opportunities in China, India, South Korea and Vietnam, keen to profit from a $258 billion Asian market that is growing twice as fast as the rest of the world.