Posts Tagged ‘Ltd’

Vodafone wins Indian court battle against $2.2 billion tax

Linda Young – AHN News Writer New Delhi, India (AHN) – Vodafone Group Plc won a court victory in its 4-year tax battle against the demand by India’s government to pay $ 2.2 billion in taxes for its $ 10.7 billion purchase of Hutchison Whampoa Ltd. in 2007. India’s Supreme Court ruled in Vodafone’s favor […]

Corzine’s Lack of MF Global Controls Exposed With Missing Money

MF Global Holdings Ltd.’s bankruptcy, the eighth-largest in U.S. history, is exposing a lack of internal controls that may have prevented a last-minute rescue of Jon Corzine’s futures broker. View full post on Finance Stories

Australian shares edge higher in early trading

SYDNEY (MarketWatch) — Australian shares edged higher in early trading on Wednesday, with the S&P/ASX 200 index rising 0.1% to 4,712.30. Miners were advancing, as commodity futures broadly firmed in electronic trading, with BHP Billiton Ltd. shares up 0.5%. and Rio Tinto Ltd. shares up 0.2%. Fortescue Metals Ltd. shares were up 1.1% after the […]

Funds Sued by Madoff Trustee File Claims Against HSBC

Alpha Prime Fund Ltd. and Senator Fund SPC, two funds sued along with HSBC Holdings Plc by the trustee liquidating Bernard Madoff’s firm, filed so-called cross claims against HSBC. View full post on Business Stories

Sasol Extends Shale Gas Footprint

South African petrochemicals group Sasol Ltd. has entered into a second deal with Canadian energy explorer Talisman Energy Inc to buy a 50% stake in the latter’s prolific Montney Basin shale natural gas assets. View full post on Business Stories

CP Rail results top expectations

Calgary-based Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. issued better-than-expected financial results Wednesday, even as emergency crews were dealing with the overnight derailment of one of its freight trains. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Taseko mine concerns sent to RCMP

RCMP in Ottawa confirm that the Taseko Mines Ltd. issue has been referred to them. View full post on Canada Business Stories