Walmart Deliberating Acquisition Of Health Insurer Humana: Media Reports

The largest retailer of the world – Walmart, is reported to be taking a diversification route after reports of the retailer holding deliberation with health insurer Humana to for an acquisition surfaced recently. According to a news report published in the Wall Street Journal, preliminary talks are being held by the two companies which show…

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Singapore to investigate Uber Technologies’ deal with Grab

Uber Technologies’ deal to sell its Southeast Asian operations to rival Grab, announced earlier this week on Monday, is drawing flak from Singapore’s Competition Commission since it allegedly violates the country’s competition rules. On Friday, Singapore’s antitrust regulators said, it had grounds to believe that ride-services firm Uber Technologies Inc’s efforts to sell its Southeast…

Detected limited intrusion of malware: Boeing

Although a few of its systems were affected by malware, due to timely remedial measures neither deliveries nor production was affected by the intrusion. Boeing Co’s vice president stated the planemaker had “detected a limited intrusion of malware” that had affected “a small number of systems”. Media reports that malware had caused disruptions in Boeing…

Fujifilm acquires 2 biotech businesses of Japan’s JXTG Holdings Inc for around $800 million

The deal sees Fujifilm spreading its revenue sources by investing in biotech firms involved in regenerative pharmaceuticals and medicine. The fate of its acquisition of Xerox is still uncertain as it faces strong headwinds from activist investors Carl Icahn and Darwin Deason. In efforts aimed at boosting its healthcare business, Fujifilm Holdings said it would…