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Line's CEO Sees 2015 as a Critical

published about 3 hours ago
Line's CEO Sees 2015 as a Critical
The new chief executive of the operator of popular smartphone messaging application in Japan worries the door for growth won’t remain open for long.

CBRE to Buy Johnson Control Unit for $1.48 Billion

published about 3 hours ago
CBRE Group Inc. has agreed to buy Johnson Controls Inc.’s global workplace solutions business for $1.48 billion in cash, as the commercial real-estate firm looks to capitalize on the trend of corporations outsourcing real estate services.

South African Utility's Chairman Steps Down

published about 4 hours ago
South African Utility's Chairman  Steps Down
The move is the latest for the country’s beleaguered state utility and follows the suspension of four top executives, including chief executive, earlier this month.

Singapore Air Seeks Stake in Hong Kong Airlines

published about 4 hours ago
Singapore Air Seeks Stake in Hong Kong Airlines
Singapore Airlines is in talks to buy a minority stake in short-haul carrier Hong Kong Airlines, as part of an effort to tap into China’s booming travel market.

Uber Wins French Court Reprieve

published about 4 hours ago
Uber Wins French Court Reprieve
A French court declined to ban Uber Technologies Inc.’s lowest cost services, kicking the case to a higher court and winning the car-hailing service a reprieve in one of its biggest European markets.