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Lowe's Canada and Rona will create a retailer with 2015 pro-forma revenue of about $2.28 billion, Lowe's said on Wednesday.
Syngenta is to be bought by the Chinese state-owned company ChemChina for over $43 billion. CNBC caught up with the Swiss group's chairman to find out more.
The takeover of Syngenta by ChemChina does not amount to a Chinese nationalization of the Swiss agrichemicals giant.
From an anti-trust perspective, Syngenta doesn’t see any complications in the ChemChina deal, says its chairman explains.
Microsoft has acquired Swiftkey, a London-based artificial intelligence (AI) start-up that makes a predictive keyboard for smartphones.
Alexander Friedman, group CEO of GAM Holding AG, says ChemChina's acquisition of Syngenta could indicate confidence or the company can't find growth.
Michel Demaré, chairman of Syngenta, says the takeover deal with state-owned ChemChina is good value for shareholders.
CNBC's Julia Chatterley reports from Basel on Syngenta and the takeover deal by ChemChina, a Chinese state-owned company.
ChemChina is nearing a deal to take over Syngenta for around $42 billion, two people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Acquisition of Portugal's Tivoli hotels gives entry points into new markets says Bill Heinecke, chairman and CEO of Minor International.
Herb Greenberg, Pacific Square Research managing partner, and the Power Lunch team talk about Twitter as an acquisition target.
M&A activity will be heating up in these sectors in 2016, despite market uncertainty, says Bob Rubino of Citizens Bank.
CNBC's David Faber reports Abbott Labs is announcing it will buy diagnostics company Alere for $5.8 billion.
Dominion Resources said it would buy natural gas distributor Questar for about $4.4 billion in cash to expand its natural gas operations.
Nearly 50 U.S. companies have used inversions to reincorporate overseas in recent years. Is it good business or greed?
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories.
It's not all gloom and doom for start-ups and their investors in 2016, says VC Sergio Monsalve. Here are his predictions.
Electrolux's CEO told CNBC there were no hard feelings towards General Electric after it decided not to sell its division to Electrolux.
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