More than 19,000 Delta Air Lines got their new Windows Phone 8 handheld devices that will streamline on-board purchasing as Delta continues its investment in technological innovation to improve the customer experience.
AstraZeneca announced that MedImmune, its biologics research and development arm, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Amplimmune, a privately-held company focused on developing novel therapeutics in cancer immunology.
Sembcorp Industries' joint venture in Oman, Sembcorp Salalah Power & Water Company which owns and operates the Salalah Independent Power and Water Plant (Salalah IWPP), will be launching an IPO on the Muscat Securities Market on August 28, 2013.
Big West Oil has agreed to pay a $175,000 penalty and to spend approximately $18 million to install emission controls at its refinery in North Salt Lake, Utah, said the Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
ATI Enterprises Inc. will pay the government $3.7 million to resolve False Claims Act allegations that it falsely certified compliance with federal student aid programs' eligibility, said the Justice Department.
The move to block the proposed merger between US Airways and American Airlines (AMR) could have a slight positive impact on U.S airports. If this move signals the end of the consolidation trend, airports will generally benefit as more carriers require more services.
J.C. Penney Co. said it adopted a one-year stockholder rights plan to protect against possible coercive methods to take the company over. The plan will continue until August 20, 2014, unless the rights are redeemed or exchanged on an earlier date.
Officials in three U.S. states are pushing back against the government's attempt to block the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways, saying the combined company would benefit their local economies.