Wed, 13 Feb 2019 16:55
Sealed Air plans regional expansion with takeover
Sealed Air Corporation has acquired MGM’s flexible packaging business. MGM is a privately held company in Manila. The transaction is expected to close in April.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
CapitaLand to create biggest realty group via ASB takeover
SINGAPORE'S CapitaLand is acquiring Temasek subsidiary Ascendas-Singbridge (ASB) in a deal valued at S$11 billion (Bt260 billion), including debt, to create Asia's largest diversified real estate group.
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 15:09
Canada cannabis firm rejects US takeover bid
Canadian cannabis producer Aphria on Friday rejected a proposed Can$2.8 billion ($2.1 billion US) takeover bid by US-based Xanthic Biopharma, calling it hostile and under-valued.
Thu, 01 Nov 2018 08:00
MotoGP™ takeover: Kuala Lumpur street parade!
Home heroes joined by Petrucci and more as MotoGP™ races the streets of the Malaysian capital
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 06:46
Premiership chief plays down takeover talk
Premiership chairman Ian Ritchie says allowing a takeover of English rugby's top tier is "not the preferred option", but he admitted the cash-strapped league is looking for investment.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
Kroenke on brink of full Arsenal takeover
London - Stan Kroenke moved to the brink of a full takeover of Arsenal on Tuesday after minority shareholder Alisher Usmanov accepted an offer worth £550 million ($712 million) for his stake.
Fri, 20 Jul 2018 01:00
SUPALAI TO TAKE MK
Supalai Plc (SPALI) has reiterated that it would make a takeover bid for MK Real Estate Plc (MK) in a deal that values the targeted real estate developer at Bt4.067 billion as stated earlier, said Tritecha Tangmatitham, managing director of SPALI. MK’s share price rose above its voluntary tender offer of Bt4.10 per share to Bt4.64 yesterday.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 07:00
Comcast raises bid for Sky in takeover battle with Fox
US media giant Comcast raised its bid for pan-European TV group Sky late Wednesday, topping the latest offer from 21st Century Fox made earlier in the day.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 14:11
Hong Kong consortium makes $9.8 bn bid for Australia's APA
A consortium led by Hong Kong's CK Infrastructure Holdings made an unsolicited Aus$13 billion (US$9.8 billion) bid for gas pipeline company APA Wednesday, with the Australian firm agreeing to open its books.
Tue, 29 May 2018 01:00
Siwilai plays chicken
Siwilai City Club at Central Embassy is launching its Kitchen Takeover series by teaming up with Yardbird, a well-known yakitori restaurant from Hong Kong, to bring in its original flavours to Thai diners on Thursday (May 31) for one night only.
Mon, 14 May 2018 06:42
Xerox announces termination of merger deal with Fujifilm
Xerox on Sunday announced it was terminating a proposed merger with Fujifilm and appointing a new chief executive after entering into a settlement with activist shareholders who had contested the takeover.
Tue, 08 May 2018 14:39
Japan's Takeda to buy Shire in record $62.5 bn deal
Drug giant Takeda on Tuesday said it would buy Irish pharmaceuticals firm Shire in a deal worth $62.5 billion, in the biggest foreign takeover by a Japanese firm.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 07:47
Shire board says it favours £46 billion Takeda takeover bid
The board of Irish pharmaceutical company Shire will recommend a new £46 billion ($64 billion) takeover bid by Japanese firm Takeda to its shareholders, it said in a statement released Tuesday night.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:41
Japan Takeda eyes Shire takeover after rival drops bid
Shares in Japanese drug maker Takeda dropped Friday after a potential rival in its bid to take over Ireland's Shire Pharmaceuticals said it was no longer considering making an offer.
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00
Risks flagged on takeover bets abroad
CONCERNS have been raised over a spate of aggressive moves in mergers and acquisitions (M&As) by Thai companies, with a top ratings agency casting doubts over whether these deals will generate higher profits.