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Philip Morris to own 100% of its Mexican business
Philip Morris InternationalMay 22, 2013 ET
Philip Morris International (PMI) announces that Grupo Carso will sell to PMI its 20% interest in Philip Morris Mexico, PMI's Mexican tobacco business.
KKR selling Seven West Media
Seven West MediaMay 22, 2013 ET
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR) is selling a remaining stake in Australia's Seven West Media valued at $260 million (A$265 million).
Flickr will kill Tumblr
FlickrMay 21, 2013 ET
Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer announced new and improved Flickr. Along with changes in design every user will get 1 terabyte of free data. And totally missed marketing campaign.
Microsoft presented its new Xbox
Microsoft Xbox OneMay 21, 2013 ET
Microsoft unveiled Xbox One, the all-in-one gaming and entertainment system. The company wants to put One at the center of all games, TV, movies, music, sports and Skype activities.
Samsung and U.S. against Apple
AppleMay 21, 2013 ET
Samsung Electronics's smartphones and Google's Motorola devices gained ground among U.S. consumers in an annual satisfaction rating. Apple's iPhone is falling down and the company has been accused of tax avoidance.
Actavis and Warner Chilcott to create $11 billion company
Warner ChilcottMay 21, 2013 ET
Actavis will acquire Warner Chilcott in a stock-for-stock transaction worth $8.5 billion. The transaction will create a global specialty pharmaceutical company with $11 billion in combined annual revenue.
Danone enters China via joint-venture
DanoneMay 21, 2013 ET
The state-owned Chinese food company COFCO has signed an agreement with Danone to form a joint-venture. Danone wants market share greater than 20 percent.
Eircom gives Ireland 10x faster network
EircomMay 21, 2013 ET
Irish telecommunications company Eircom has deployed a new $608 million (€400 million) fiber-optic network that's up to 10 times faster than currently available broadband.
America Movil to buy Start Wireless' subscribers
America MovilMay 21, 2013 ET
Mexican telecommunications company America Movil SAB will uy U.S. mobile operator Start Wireless Group Inc., continuing to bolster its U.S. subscriber base.
Yahoo! buys Tumblr for $1.1 billion
YahooMay 20, 2013 ET
Yahoo! Inc. bought blogging platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash, keeping its management and independence.
Texas wants $350 million from BP & partners
Texas oil spillMay 20, 2013 ET
Texas sued BP Plc, Transocean and other companies involved in the 2010 oil spill, calling it the "worst environmental disaster" in U.S. history. Texas is the fifth Gulf of Mexico state to file claims.
Merck Serono joins forces with Quintiles
Merck Serono QuintilesMay 20, 2013 ET
Merck Serono, a division of Merck, announced a new, five-year clinical development agreement with Quintiles, the first-of-its-kind between a biopharmaceutical company and a biopharmaceutical services provider.