Lockheed Martin Corp is being awarded a $451 million contract modification to a previously awarded contract for material and detail design in support of the construction of four Multi Mission Surface Combatant ships, the Pentagon said on Monday.
Warren Buffett has donated roughly $3.4 billion of Berkshire Hathaway Inc stock to five charities, the billionaire’s largest contribution in his plan to give away his fortune.
Ford Motor Co agreed to a so-called economic loss settlement of $299.1 million covering at least 6 million U.S. vehicles with potentially faulty Takata air bag inflators, court documents filed in a federal court in Miami on Monday show.
The chairman of embattled German industrial group Thyssenkrupp resigned on Monday, following the company’s chief executive out the door under pressure from activist shareholders pushing to break up the group.
United Airlines said on Monday it would buy four new Boeing Co 787-9 widebody aircraft, a deal valued at about $1.1 billion at current list prices.
Boeing Co said on Monday it won an order for 14 777 Freighters for a value of $4.7 billion, firing the opening salvo against rival Airbus SE in a contest for business on day one of the Farnborough Airshow.
The U.S. Department of Commerce on Friday lifted a ban on U.S. companies selling goods to ZTE Corp, allowing China’s second-largest telecommunications equipment maker to resume business. The Commerce Department had said it would remove the ban after ZTE paid a $1 billion penalty and placed $400 million in a U.S. bank escrow account as part of a settlement reached last month.
The U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday it would appeal a federal judge’s approval of AT&T Inc’s $85.4 billion acquisition of Time Warner, raising the prospect barely a month after the deal closed that it could be undone.
The European Commission said on Thursday that it had unconditionally approved the purchase of LaudaMotion by Ryanair.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, hitting a two-month low, in a sign that labor market conditions remained robust in early July.
Pizza chain Papa John’s International Inc said on Wednesday its founder and former chief executive, John Schnatter, resigned as chairman of its board.
Broadcom Inc announced a $18.9 billion deal to buy U.S. business software company CA Inc on Wednesday, venturing far beyond its realm of semiconductors and testing investors’ confidence in its Chief Executive Hock Tan’s dealmaking credentials.
Morgan Stanley said Wednesday that Robert Perry, branch manager for the firm’s Beverly Hills, California, wealth management office, has left the firm.
U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc said on Wednesday it would reorganize its business into three units and one of them would include a new hospital business segment.
Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox said it had agreed a deal to buy Britain’s Sky with an offer valuing the pay-TV group at $32.5 billion, trumping rival bidder Comcast.
Uber Technologies Inc’s Chief People Officer Liane Hornsey resigned on Tuesday, Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi said, following an investigation into how she handled allegations of racial discrimination at the ride-hailing firm.
Raytheon Co , Lockheed Martin Corp and Northrop Grumman Corp are each being awarded a multiple award U.S. defense contract worth a maximum $4.1 billion for ballistic missile defense, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday charged the former chief executive of Heartland Payment Systems Inc with insider trading for tipping off his longtime romantic partner about the payment processor’s $4.3 billion takeover by Global Payments Inc.
Oil prices rose by more than $1 dollar per barrel on Tuesday due to growing global supply outages, with Norway shutting down one oilfield as hundreds of workers began a strike and Libya saying its production more than halved in recent months.
Japan’s Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd said on Tuesday it received a key U.S. regulatory approval for its $62 billion deal to buy London-listed Shire Plc.
Yahoo Japan Corp is buying back around $2 billion worth of its shares from SoftBank Group Corp as part of a three-way deal with its top shareholders, U.S. investment firm Altaba Inc and SoftBank.
A shareholder of planemaker Embraer SA filed a complaint with Brazil’s securities regulator against a planned takeover of its commercial aircraft arm by Boeing Co , newspaper Valor Econômico reported on Monday.
BMW plans to source 4 billion euros’ ($4.7 billion) worth of battery cells from Chinese battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology Ltd (CATL) over the next few years, the carmaker’s purchasing head said on Monday.
U.S. satellite group EchoStar dropped a $3.2 billion takeover approach for Inmarsat on Friday after failing with a late attempt to persuade the British company into talks.