Samsung Electronics Unveils Galaxy Note 10.1 Tablet
Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. (005930.SE, SSNHY) Wednesday unveiled its latest effort to take on Apple Inc. (AAPL) in the tablet market, launching the Galaxy Note 10.1.
NY Attorney General Subpoenas Several Banks Over Libor
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office confirmed on Wednesday that it has issued subpoenas to J.P. Morgan Chase, Barclays and several other banks in connection with the alleged manipulation of the benchmark interest rate.
Caterpillar, Striking Workers in Joliet, Ill., Reach Tentative Deal
Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) and striking machinists at an Illinois assembly plant have reached a tentative agreement on a six-year contract.
Ukraine Picks Exxon Mobil-led Group to Develop Black Sea Field
Ukraine has selected a consortium of Exxon Mobil Corp. (XOM), Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSA, RDSA.LN), Romania's OMV Petrom SA (SNP.RO) and Ukrainian state firm Nadra Ukrainy to develop an oil-and-gas field on its Black Sea shelf, Interfax cited the country's environment and natural-resources
Brazil's Petrobras Looking at Entire Portfolio for Possible Divestments
Brazilian state-run energy giant Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR, PETR4.BR), or Petrobras, is leaving no stone unturned in its quest to find non-core assets for a $14 billion divestment plan announced last year.
HSBC Hands DoJ, SEC Names of Staff As Part of Tax Investigation -Reuters
HSBC Holdings PLC (HBC) has provided additional information about current and former employees to the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission in connection with a tax-evasion investigation, Reuters reported Wednesday.
U.S. Treasury Names Two Appointees to Ally Financial's Board
The U.S. Treasury announced two appointees to Ally Financial Inc.'s board of directors, exercising its right as part of its bailout of the largest U.S. auto lender during the financial crisis.
Pfizer Names Schulman to Oversee Consumer Health-Care Unit
Pfizer Inc. (PFE) said its general counsel, Amy Schulman, will oversee its consumer health-care business, replacing Cavan Redmond, who was named the new chief executive of WebMD Health Corp. (WBMD) in June.
Caterpillar Reaches Tentative Deal With Striking Workers
Caterpillar said it has signed a tentative, six-year agreement with workers at a plant in Joliet, Illinois to end a nearly four-month long strike.