Nikkei sinks to one-month low on new virus variant, China tech crackdown information

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

TOKYO, Nov 26 (Reuters) – Japan’s Nikkei slumped on Friday to its lowest level in a month as a new coronavirus variant found in South Africa raised an alarm, while the news that Beijing has asked Chinese hailing giant Didi (DIDI.N) to delist from New York also soured the mood. The Nikkei average (.N225) dropped … Read more

Italy – Components to observe on Nov. 25

Australian shares slip as tech, gold stocks track Wall Street sell-off

The following factors could affect Italian markets on Thursday. Reuters has not verified the newspaper reports, and cannot vouch for their accuracy. New items are marked with (*). For a complete list of diary events in Italy please click on . Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register POLITICS Italy reported 85 coronavirus-related … Read more

Nokia to staff up with YADRO to construct 4G, 5G base stations in Russia

Nokia to team up with YADRO to build 4G, 5G base stations in Russia

A view of the logo at the headquarters of the Finnish telecoms company Nokia in Espoo, Finland March 16, 2021. Lehtikuva/Heikki Saukkomaa via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register MOSCOW, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Nokia (NOKIA.HE) and Russia’s YADRO plan to set up a joint venture to build 4G and 5G … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 23 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Tuesday: ** U.S.-based Advent International and Centerbridge Partners have made a joint takeover offer for Germany’s Aareal Bank (ARLG.DE) that values the lender at 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion). read more ** Britain’s Marks & Spencer (MKS.L) has … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 22 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1115 GMT on Monday: ** Honeywell Flour Mills rose 9.73% in early trade to a one-month high after Nigeria’s biggest miller Flour Mills agreed to acquire a majority stake. ** Shares in Telecom Italia (TIM) (TLIT.MI) rose as much as 30%, … Read more

Telenor, CP Group to merge Thai telecom items in $8.6 bln deal

Telenor, CP Group to merge Thai telecom units in $8.6 bln deal

Telenor flag flutters next to the company’s headquarters in Fornebu, Norway, June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com Register BANGKOK, Nov 22 (Reuters) – Norway’s Telenor (TEL.OL) and Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group) have agreed to merge their telecom units in Thailand in a deal valued at … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 19 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1100 GMT on Friday: ** Norway’s Telenor (TEL.OL) and Thailand’s Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group) are exploring a merger of their telecom units in Thailand that could form a new market leader in the Southeast Asian country. read more ** Investment … Read more

Offers of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Deals of the day Mergers and acquisitions

Nov 18 (Reuters) – The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1730 GMT on Thursday: ** Unilever Plc (ULVR.L) has agreed to sell its global tea business to CVC Capital Partners for 4.5 billion euros ($5.1 billion), concluding a process of reviewing and spinning off the division that took more than two … Read more

Paytm IPO distress leaves Indian tech trying West

Paytm IPO misery leaves Indian tech looking West

A vendor weighs vegetables next to a Paytm sign in Mumbai, India, April 2, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas MUMBAI, Nov 18 (Reuters Breakingviews) – India’s market is mispricing technology company initial public offerings. Alibaba (9988.HK), Ant and SoftBank Group-backed (9984.T) financial super-app Paytm (PAYT.NS) plunged a bruising 24% on its Thursday debut, in contrast to the … Read more

Dispute over China tech measure delays vote on large U.S. protection invoice

U.S. Senate advances sweeping tech bill taking aim at China

Chinese and U.S. flags flutter outside a company building in Shanghai, China April 14, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo WASHINGTON, Nov 17 (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate delayed a procedural vote on a $750 billion annual defense policy bill on Wednesday as members of Congress argued over plans to attach it to legislation to boost U.S. … Read more