PARIS, March 14- Nissan and Daimler have agreed on plans for a 50-50 Mexican joint venture designed to produce future vehicle models for their Infiniti and Mercedes-Benz brands, a person with knowledge of the matter said on Friday.» Read More
WAL-MART'S SAME-DAY DELIVERY SERVICE: Wal-Mart is testing a same-day delivery service in select markets for customers who buy popular items online during the holiday shopping season. THE DETAILS: Wal-Mart's tests started this month in northern Virginia and Philadelphia.
*Agrees to acquire First Capital Bancshares Inc. *Says transaction is valued at approximately $19.6 million. *Source text* Further company coverage ().
MELBOURNE, Oct 10- Australian shares may ease from 14- month highs on Wednesday after U.S. stocks fell on concerns over third-quarter earnings, although energy companies may be boosted by a sharp rise in oil prices. *Energy companies such as Woodside Petroleum.
Oct 9- Robbins& Myers Inc:. *Robbins& Myers and National Oilwell Varco receive second request under. *Robbins& Myers- go request for additional information and documents from the U.S.
Oct 10- Strike Resources Ltd:. *Now expects announcement providing update on "shootout" related to co's 50%. jv holding in Apurimac Ferrum SA on October 17.
*Richmond outage cut Chevron's 3rd quarter 2012 output. HOUSTON, Oct 9- Chevron Corp said on Tuesday the central crude oil refining unit at its 245,000 barrel-per-day Richmond, California, refinery would remain shut for the rest of the year.
Oct 9- Best Buy Co Inc's chief financial officer, James Muehlbauer, is leaving the embattled retailer after more than a decade, the company said on Tuesday. Best Buy, which appointed a new chief executive in late August, said it was looking for a replacement.
Bankruptcy Judge Martin Glenn approved on Tuesday a $71.5 million settlement between former partners of Dewey& LeBoeuf and the bankrupt law firm's estate. The settlement requires former Dewey partners to pay portions of their compensation, ranging between $5,000 and $3.5 million individually, in exchange for a release from potential clawback claims.
Oct 10- PMI Gold Corp:.
Oct 10- Moody's assigns Landmark Aviation's LBO transaction a B3 CFR.
Oct 9- Stronger demand for aluminum products from airplane and automobile producers helped Alcoa Inc's third-quarter profit beat Wall Street's expectations, offsetting weak aluminum prices and worries about China's slumping economy.
*Requests trading halt pending announcement related to capital raising.
WASHINGTON, Oct 9- A top Senate Democrat on Tuesday said new tax revenues should go to reducing the federal deficit, not cutting tax rates, dismissing as "obsolete" a Reagan-era model of tax reform.
Oct 10- Leighton Holdings Ltd:. *Marcelino fernÃ¡ ndez verdes, COO of hochtief ag, appointed non-executive. director of co effective from today.
SEATTLE, Oct 9- Microsoft Corp Chief Executive Steve Ballmer got a lower bonus than last year's, partly for flat sales of Windows and his failure to ensure that the company provided a choice of browser to some European customers.
MADRID, Oct 9- Spain's parliament voted on Tuesday to block the northern region of Catalonia from holding a referendum on independence, the latest step in a growing political battle between Barcelona and Madrid in the midst of a deepening economic downturn.
NEW YORK-- Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executives are expected to brief Wall Street analysts Wednesday on topics ranging from the retailer's plans to expand its small stores to its strategies for improving profitability in its overseas business.
WASHINGTON-- Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills rose in Tuesday's auction with rates on six-month bills climbing to the highest level since early July. The Treasury Department auctioned $32 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.100 percent, up from 0.085 percent last week.
--Coffeyville Resources LLC's indirect subsidiary CVR Refining LLC is issuing $500 million of second lien notes initially guaranteed by Coffeyville Resources. We expect that CVR Refining LLC will then become a subsidiary of the MLP, its $500 million notes will become unsecured debt, and the Coffeyville guarantee will fall away.
LONDON, Oct 9- British online fashion retailer ASOS is set to appoint Kate Bostock, the former head of general merchandise at Marks& Spencer, as a senior executive, according to an industry source. She could be officially named in her new post, reporting to ASOS Chief Executive Nick Robertson, as early as Wednesday.