Reinsurer Swiss Re has agreed to buy Guardian Financial Services, the Swiss group said, bolstering the British business of its unit which buys and manages closed life insurance policies.
It is the latest tie-up
Katara Hospitality, a global hotel operator based in Qatar, has acquired the Westin Excelsior Rome from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide for €222 million ($251 million).
As part of the deal, the historic hotel will be
Kuwait has signed a memorandum of understanding to buy Eurofighter jets in a deal worth up to €8 billion ($9 billion), Italian industry sources said.
The Eurofighter aircraft are produced by Italy's Fi
Bahrain’s national carrier Gulf Air is planning to buy up to 50 Airbus aircraft, the country’s Information Minister Isa Abdulrahman Al-Hammadi has revealed.
An AFP report quoting the minister said the massive new contr
Hikma Pharmaceutical said it would buy nearly the entire share capital of EIMC United Pharmaceuticals, a drugmaker specialising in oncology products, from a consortium of shareholders to boost its position in the Egyptian market.
Canada's BlackBerry said recently it will buy rival mobile software provider Good Technology Corp for $425 million, to boost its ability to help corporate clients manage smartphones running on different operating systems.
HTC’s innovative 'Buy Back promotion' will allow customer to trade in any used smartphone, regardless of its make, and upgrade to the HTC One M9 and HTC One M9+ for a discount of Dh300 ($81.6) or more.
French carmaker Renault is in talks to buy a minority stake in its Iranian joint venture partner, the Wall Street Journal cited an executive at the Iranian firm as saying.
Naser Aghamohammadi, managing director of Renault's st
HNA Group Co, the owner of China's Hainan Airlines, is interested in buying air cargo handler Swissport International, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters.
European private equity firm PAI Partners, which owns Swiss
US chemicals maker Platform Specialty Products Corp said it would buy UK's Alent for about £1.35 billion ($2.09 billion) in cash to expand its portfolio and save costs.
The 503-pence-per-share offer comes at a 49 per cen