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Disney will pay $52.4bn dollars for 21st Century Fox entertainment channels. The move marks the end of over 50 years of expansion of Rupert Murdoch's media empire
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Disney is in talks to finalise a price for the purchase of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox. An announcement is thought to be imminent
Army takes control in Zimbabwe
Africa's longest-serving ruler Robert Mugabe, 93, may have reached the end of the line after the army takes over in Zimbabwe.
ChemChina's takeover of Syngenta set to go ahead
The takeover of Swiss pesticides and seeds group Syngenta by ChemChina is set to go ahead as 80% of Syngenta shareholders agree.
Vivendi looks to video games and advertising companies
French media giant Vivendi is reportedly to focus on buying video games and advertising companies to address investor concerns about its strategy.
German drugmaker Stada agrees takeover
A lengthy takeover process ends with German generic drugmaker Stada agreeing to be bought by investment groups Bain Capital and Cinven.
Upstart Tesla elbows Ford aside in market value
Tesla has not sold many cars and makes a fraction of the revenue of Ford, but it has just overtaken the 100-year-old automobile pioneer in terms of market capitalisation.
Intel drives ahead with Mobileye purchase
US microchip maker Intel is buying Israeli driverless technology firm Mobileye which could give it a dominant role in the autonomous-driving sector.
Kraft drops Unilever bid
US food giant Kraft has dropped its plan to buy the UK-based Unilever.
British American Tobacco to merge with Reynolds
British American Tobacco takeover of US firm Reynolds will create the world's biggest listed tobacco company, overtaking Philip Morris International.
Sinochem and ChemChina merger on the cards say sources
Chinese firms Sinochem and ChemChina are reportedly talking about possibly merging to create a more competitive global industry player.
Bayer raises bid price for Monsanto
Bayer's quest to become the world's largest producer of seeds and pesticides has led it to raise the price it is willing to pay for US firm Monsanto to more than $65 billion.
Frankfurt's Hahn airport gets Asian connection
China's Yiqian Trading Company is buying Hahn airport near Frankfurt in Germany with plans to boost passenger numbers to and from Asia and also increase air freight links.
Inter Milan bought by China's Suning
Chinese electronics retailer Suning Commerce Group is taking a controlling interest in Italian football club Inter Milan.
Alaska Air to buy Virgin America in 2.3 billion euro deal
Alaska Air Group says it has agreed to buy Virgin America for almost 2.3 billion euros. It wants to expand its presence on the US West Coast
Starwood Hotels bidding war hots up as Anbang raises the stakes
China's Anbang raises offer for Starwood Hotels & Resorts to almost $14 billion, trying to see off Marriott International's bid.
ChemChina bids for Syngenta to improve Chinese food production
State-owned ChemChina is to pay 39 billion euro for Swiss seeds and pesticides group Syngenta as China seeks greater food security.
AB InBev and SABMiller agree takeover deal to create new beer giant
If at first you don’t succeed, try try again. After being rebuffed several times in its bid to take over SABMiller, brewing giant AB InBev’s
SABMiller rejects latest AB InBev bid in big beer battle
The battle of the brewers between the world’s two biggest beer producers has taken another twist. SABMiller – owners of Peroni – has rejected the
Yemen: Houthi leader defends power takeover
In Yemen, leader of the Houthis Abdul Malik defends a takeover of power his rivals and the Gulf Cooperation Council have denounced as a political coup.
Yemen's Houthis assume power and dissolve parliament
The United Nations and the United States have condemned Yemen’s dominant Houthi group for dissolving parliament. The move was also denounced by the
Schaeffler tiring of Continental?
German automotive parts supplier Schaeffler has taken its debt restructuring a step further at the expense of its partner – Continental by selling