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Sabre on-boards Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad in its Digital Platform
Global aviation

Sabre on-boards Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad in its Digital Platform

Sabre Corporation has launched its Digital Airline Commercial Platform (DACP) with Aeroflot, Ethiopian Airlines and Etihad Airways on board as launch partners. The Commercial Platform delivers end-to-end personalized retailing and helps empower airlines to successfully retail, distribute and fulfill across all customer touchpoints. As part of Sabre’s mission to reimagine […]

BP enters tech JV with Aker BP
Energy

BP enters tech JV with Aker BP

Uk’s BP has signed a ventures cooperation agreement with Aker BP to explore possible areas of cooperation in the development and deployment of advanced technologies in their businesses. Through their planned strategic alliance, BP and Aker BP intend to explore potential venture capital investments targeting technology and innovation improvements, including […]

KKR completes acquisition of BMC Software
Global

KKR completes acquisition of BMC Software

KKR said it has completed the acquisition of BMC Software. The company disclosed in a statement that the company was acquired from a private investor group led by Bain Capital Private Equity and Golden Gate Capital together with GIC, Insight Venture Partners, and Elliott Management. The terms of the agreement, […]

UK’s telecom regulator investigates Vodafone, BT
Global

UK’s telecom regulator investigates Vodafone, BT

Ofcom, UK’s telecoms regulator said it will investigate Vodafone and BT over disparities in the 4G network service in some areas. Ofcom said in a statement that: “This investigation is examining Vodafone’s compliance with information requests under section 135 and 136 relating to mobile coverage predictions.” “Specifically, the investigation is […]

Sharp completes acquisition of Toshiba PC Unit
Tech

Sharp completes acquisition of Toshiba PC Unit

Toshiba Client Solutions (TCS) has become a member of Sharp group, following the completion of the transfer of 80.1% of its stock from Toshiba Corporation to Sharp Corporation. Closure of the transaction follows an announcement by Toshiba and Sharp on June 5 this year, and positions TCS to make a […]

Shell set to invest in LNG Canada
Energy

Shell set to invest in LNG Canada

Shell Canada Energy, an affiliate of Royal Dutch Shell, said it has taken a final investment decision (FID) on LNG Canada, a major liquified natural gas (LNG) project in Kitimat, British Columbia, Canada, in which Shell has a 40% working interest. With LNG Canada’s joint venture participants also having taken […]

MTN Nigeria to jettison NSE listing
Big Business

MTN Nigeria to jettison NSE listing

Nigeria’s largest mobile carrier, MTN said it might abandon its plans to list its shares on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. NSE. It would be recalled that MTN had agreed with the Nigerian government to list 30% of its shares on the NSE as a result of the renegotiation of the […]

Viacom appoints Bryan Robbins to head Nickelodeon
Global

Viacom appoints Bryan Robbins to head Nickelodeon

Viacom Inc., has appointed Bryan Robbins as President of Nickelodeon, effective immediately. Robbins will report directly to Bob Bakish, President and Chief Executive Officer of Viacom. In his new role, Robbins will manage the creative and business operations at Nickelodeon and will be responsible for evolving the brand for a […]