Nigerian National Assembly To Vote on Shell Fine in Sept - Spokesman
The Nigerian National Assembly will make a decision on whether to impose a $5 billion fine on Royal Dutch Shell SA's Nigerian subsidiary, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company, when it returns from its summer recess in September, Mohammed Zakari, Chairman of the Media and Public Affairs
Brazil, Mexico Stocks Fall On European Jitters
NEW YORK (MakretWatch) -- Brazilian and Mexican equities traded lower on Monday, following a dive in the U.S. stock market on growing European solvency concerns.
Peet's Surges 29% On Deal To Be Taken Private
Peet's Coffee & Tea shares surged 29% to $73.60 Monday morning after the coffee chain agreed to be acquired by privately-held Joh.
CNOOC CEO: Intends To List CNOOC On Toronto Stock Exchange
CALGARY, Alberta--CNOOC Ltd. (CEO) plans to make Calgary the headquarters of its North American operations after it completes its $15.1 billion acquisition of Nexen Inc. (NXY), the Chinese international energy company's chief executive said Monday.
Colombia Coal Strike Gets Bigger as Railway Workers Sign On
Workers at Colombia's main railway for coal exports went on strike Monday, adding to a five-day strike at the coal mines of the local unit of Glencore International PLC (GLNCY, GLEN.LN).
J.C. Penney Receives $248 Million For 2 Million Units of Simon Subsidiary
J.C. Penney Co. (JCP) said Simon Property Group Inc. (SPG) redeemed 2 million units representing limited partner interests in Simon's operating partnership subsidiary for $248 million. The department-store retailer's shares were down 2.6% at $20.09 in recent trading amid a broad market downturn.
Expanding Canadian Presence, China's Cnooc Buys Nexen for $15B
Marking Beijing’s biggest move into North America, China’s Cnooc unleashed a $15.1 billion takeover of Canadian energy company Nexen.
How to Create Work-life Balance in the Digital World
Between smartphones, laptops, tablets and other advances in technology, workers can now stay connected with work at all times. The lines between work and personal life are becoming blurred, unless you do something to change it.