Tag: Deal

Embassy buys 14% in Indiabulls Real Estate in bulk deal

MUMBAI: Embassy Property Developmentson Friday bought an around 14% stake in Indiabulls Real EstateNSE -2.93 % from its promoter through a bulk deal on the stock exchanges. The deal is part of a three-stage transaction under which a Blackstone Group-Embassy alliance will be acquiring Indiabulls group chairman Sameer Gehlaut’s…

Blackstone to buy GLP’s US warehouse assets in largest real estate PE deal

Blackstone Group LP is buying U.S. industrial warehouse assets from Singapore-based logistics provider GLP for $18.7 billion, in what the companies said was the largest private real estate transaction. Blackstone, the world’s largest manager of alternative assets, said on Sunday the overall transaction totaled 179 million…

Deal: Silver Sony Xperia XZs drops to all-time low of $545.72

Sony’s Xperia XZs has been on sale in the US since April, and during this time it’s seen a few price cuts and deals. While the initial recommended price for it was $699.99, we’ve also seen it going for $619.99 at one point, and recently its price was cut to $599.99.…

Deal: Google Pixel XL and Sony Xperia X are 30% cheaper

If you are interested in exquisite deals for outstanding smartphones, look no further. If you are a fan of the Google Pixel XL but don’t want to cave into a massive price tag of about £720, today is your lucky day. The Very Silver version with 32 GB…

India’s $208 million Embraer jet deal under US scanner

A $208-million (Rs 1,390 crore) Embraer jet deal of the United Progressive Alliance era has come under the scanner of the United States authorities over alleged kickbacks paid to secure the contract. The deal was inked in 2008 between the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer and the…

9 ways to deal with the Kashmir crisis

The India-Pakistan slugfest over Kashmir is nothing new, either in terms of intensity of vitriol or in terms of the issues raised. Enough of opinions on the mutual grandstanding by the two nuclear armed South Asian neighbours. The question remains: What should be India’s strategy to…

Overwatch Launch, Candy Crush Deal Power Activision Surge

Activision Blizzard Inc reported a 50.4 percent surge in quarterly revenue on Thursday, propelled by the popularity of the newly-launched Overwatch game and the boost from the acquisition of Candy Crushmaker King Digital. Activision’s total adjusted revenue, which excludes deferred revenue and related costs, rose to…