Japan Tobacco agrees to buy brand rights from Reynolds American for $5 billion

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Japan Tobacco agrees to buy brand rights from Reynolds American for $5 billion – reuters.com (Reuters) – Japan Tobacco Inc has agreed to pay 600 billion yen ($5 billion) in cash for Reynolds American Inc’s Natural American Spirit tobacco business outside the United States, the two companies said in separate statements on Tuesday. Continue […]

JT to buy Reynolds' Sante Fe unit, aims for deal this week: Nikkei

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] JT to buy Reynolds' Sante Fe unit, aims for deal this week: Nikkei – reuters.com TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan Tobacco Inc is in the final stages of talks to buy Reynolds American Inc’s Sante Fe Natural Tobacco unit for about $5 billion, aiming to reach an agreement this week, the Nikkei business daily reported […]

Allergan forecasts second-half revenue above $8 billion

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Allergan forecasts second-half revenue above $8 billion – reuters.com (Reuters) – Drugmaker Allergan Plc said it expected revenue to be greater than $8 billion in the second half as it completes the sale of its generics business to Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd . Continue Reading On reuters.com »  

Comcast buys majority stake in Universal Studios Japan for $1.5 billion + MORE

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Alcoa to split into two companies; shares surge – reuters.com CHICAGO (Reuters) – Alcoa Inc said on Monday it will split into two companies to separate its struggling aluminum smelting operations from production of lightweight metals for its faster-growing aerospace and automotive business. Continue Reading On reuters.com » Comcast buys majority stake in Universal […]

Exclusive: Pivoting after failed Syngenta bid, Monsanto to build big data business

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] Exclusive: Pivoting after failed Syngenta bid, Monsanto to build big data business – reuters.com CHICAGO/KANSAS CITY (Reuters) – With its shares trading at three-year-lows since it abandoned a $46 billion bid to buy Syngenta AG last month, Monsanto Co plans to offer its shareholders a new corporate vision: a future in big data. Continue […]

US and India call for stronger commercial ties at high-level talks in Washington

[Buzz_Burner_Fresh_Updates] US and India call for stronger commercial ties at high-level talks in Washington – foxbusiness.com The U.S. and India are urging each other to remove impediments to business to boost two-way trade that now tops $100 billion. Continue Reading On foxbusiness.com »