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HASBRO HAS ENTERED into an agreement with Entertainment One to acquire eOne for about $4 billion. / COURTESY HASBRO INC.

Opinion: Hasbro’s $4B Peppa Pig offer looks a little skinny

At first glance, Entertainment One Ltd. and Hasbro Inc. make for ideal bedfellows. The former makes kids TV hit Peppa Pig, the latter is...
APPLE INC. Announced that it will repatriate $38 billion. The company also announced plans for another U.S. campus that would primarily focus on technical support for Apple product users. / BLOOMBERG FILE PHOTO/ JUSTIN CHIN

Apple expects to Pay $38B tax on repatriated cash; announces plans...

NEW YORK - Apple Inc. said it will bring hundreds of billions of overseas dollars back to the United States, pay about $38 billion in...
APPLE INC. introduced a shiny red iPhone 7, whose sales will help to combat AIDS. / COURTESY APPLE

Apple unveils cheapest iPad yet, special edition red iPhone

SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc. introduced a revamped version of its most popular-sized iPad at the most affordable price ever, and a shiny red...

Siemens in talks with Mitsubishi on joint Alstom energy bid

Siemens AG is in talks with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. about a joint bid to buy Alstom SA’s energy business and counter a $17...

France says GE’s Alstom bid is improved after pledging jobs

PARIS – French President Francois Hollande’s government said General Electric Co. improved its proposal for Alstom SA’s energy business as CEO Jeffrey Immelt pledged...

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