AT&T, Union Extend Contract For 22,000 Workers
AT&T Inc. and the Communication Workers of America late Saturday agreed to a five-day contract extension for 22,000 employees and said talks are continuing.
Spain in no Rush to Request Help: Fin Min de Guindos
Spain has no rush to request a new European bailout and can afford to wait until more details come to light about the conditions tied to it, Finance Minister Luis de Guindos said.
TSMC: Acquired 5% of ASML for EUR838 Million
Global contract chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSM) said Sunday it has acquired 5% of Dutch semiconductor-equipment maker ASML Holding NV (ASML.AE) for 838 million euros ($1.04 billion) as it aims to accelerate the development of next-generation semiconductor-manufacturing
Barclays To Block Bankers' Bonuses Until Retirement - Report
Barclays PLC (BCS) is working on a radical new pay scheme that could see bonuses for top executives cut and not paid out until they retire, the Sunday Times reports without citing sources.
Marks & Spencer Seen as Bid Target - Newspaper
U.K. retailer Marks & Spencer Group PLC (MAKSY) is being eyed as a potential 6 billion pound (9.4 billion dollar) bid target after a 50% slump in its shares since 2007, the Sunday Telegraph reports, citing banking sources.
TSMC Joins ASML's Customer Co Investment Program
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd (2230.TW,TSM) said Sunday it will join the Dutch semiconductor customer's co-investment program, following a similar move of chip giant Intel Corp. (INTC).
EU Regulators Quiz EMI Rivals On Universal Deal - Newspaper
European anti-trust regulators are asking music industry rivals whether Vivendi SA's (VIV.FR) Universal Music Group is proposing to sell off enough of its U.S. business, the Sunday Telegraph reports, citing a questionnaire it has seen.
Brazil's Itau Unibanco Hasn't Made Approach For RBS' US Unit - Source
Brazilian bank Itau Unibanco Holding SA (ITUB3.BR) hasn't approached Royal Bank Of Scotland PLC (RBS) in connection with a bid for RBS' Rhode Island-based retail business Citizens, a person familiar with the U.K. bank told Dow Jones Newswires Sunday.
Invesco Plans To Seize Control Of JJB Sports - Newspaper
U.S. fund manager Invesco Ltd. (IVZ) is planning to seize control of struggling U.K. retailer JJB Sports PLC (JJB.LN), the Sunday Times reports without citing sources.
ECB's Visco: We Can Expect More Expansive ECB Policy In The Next Months
Bank of Italy Governor Ignazio Visco said Sunday the economic and financial emergency is not over and, in light of persistent recessionary prospects, a more expansive monetary policy by the European Central Bank may be seen in the next few months.