Bayer AG is close to choosing banks to arrange funds for its proposed acquisition of Monsanto Co., according to people familiar with the matter, after the U.S.
Japan will probably delay increasing its sales tax for two-and-a-half years from April 2017 because the government needs to give priority to economic recovery, Hakubun Shimomura, an aide to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, said Sunday.
KUWAIT CITY (AP) - Kuwait Food Company says a planned deal involving the sale of a majority stake in the company has been called off after the parties involved failed to reach an agreement.
Americans will pay tribute to fallen military service members on Memorial Day. But over the long weekend, they'll also probably head outdoors for sun, barbecue - and some shopping.
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut's Department of Transportation and Metro-North Railroad are moving ahead with agreements to eventually replace the 120-year-old swing bridge over the Norwalk River.