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Qualcomm to raise offer to buy NXP: WSJ

20 February, 2018 Reuters: Business News 0

(Reuters) – U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm Inc raised its offer to buy NXP Semiconductors NV to $127.50 per share from $110, after being pressured by shareholders led by activist hedge fund Elliott Management Corp, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing peo…

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Uber parks its service in Morocco – TechCrunch

20 February, 2018 Sci/Tech - Google News 0


Uber parks its service in Morocco
Uber is pulling the brakes on its service in Morocco, which will cease on February 23, as it waits (and hopes) for local regulators to accommodate app-based ride-hailing. The company announced the move on its country blog yesterday, writing that it has
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BHP CEO Will Meet With Activist Elliott to Discuss Demands – Bloomberg

20 February, 2018 Business - Google News 0


BHP CEO Will Meet With Activist Elliott to Discuss Demands
BHP Billiton Ltd.’s top executive will meet with major critic Elliott Management Corp. this week to discuss demands for a business overhaul that the activist group argues could deliver more than $22 billion in value. The world’s biggest mining company
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