Shareholders

  • Apple, Carl Icahn may head for a showdown 29-12-2013 04:16 PM

    New York: Carl Icahn and Apple seem to be heading for a major showdown with the iconic creator of iPhone and iPad urging its shareholders to vote against the investor activist's proposal for committing at least $50 billion worth of share buyback. The proposal, made by High River Limited Partnership...
  • Nokia shareholders approve sale of handset business to Microsoft 20-11-2013 10:21 AM

    Helsinki: Nokia shareholders approved the sale of the company's mobile phone business to Microsoft, deciding the deal's financial benefits outweighed objections by a minority of investors upset by the sale of a Finnish national asset. An overwhelming majority of shareholders at a meeting in Helsinki on Tuesday supported the deal,...
  • Twitter is powerful, but can it make money? 06-11-2013 12:48 PM

    New York: It can help overthrow dictators. But can it make money? Protesters famously used Twitter to organise during the Arab Spring three years ago. President Barack Obama announced his 2012 re-election victory using the short messaging service. Lady Gaga tweets. So does the pope. But for all its power...
  • Michael Dell, Silver Lake win shareholder OK for $25 billion buyout 12-09-2013 07:59 PM

    Austin, Texas: Michael Dell clinched shareholder approval on Thursday for his $25 billion offer to buy and take Dell Inc private, ending months of conflict with the company's largest investors and removing the uncertainty surrounding the world's No. 3 PC maker. Shareholders cast their votes at a special meeting on...
  • DLF plans to give special retirement benefits to directors 23-07-2013 09:14 PM

    New Delhi: Realty major DLF on Tuesday said it has sought sharholders approval to modify the company's memorandum of association for providing specific retirement benefits to directors who have made outstanding contribution to the growth of the company. The company has sought consent of shareholders through postal ballot to pass...
  • SEBI orders freezing of corporate benefits of over 105 private firms 05-06-2013 08:46 AM

    New Delhi: The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has ordered the freezing of the voting rights and corporate benefits of over 105 private firms. These private firms have failed to meet the minimum public shareholding requirement. The private firms, have faltered in attaining the minimum 25 per cent...
  • News 360: Dhoni not a shareholder in the company, says Rhiti Sports 03-06-2013 09:36 PM

    After a report in the Economic Times that said Team India captain MS Dhoni owns a 5 per cent stake in a sports marketing firm - Rhiti Sports - that manages him and four other current cricketers, the firm issued a statement on Monday in which it denied Dhoni is...
  • Jet Airways shareholders approve Etihad deal 24-05-2013 12:46 PM

    Mumbai: Shareholders in Jet Airways approved an agreed sale of a 24 per cent stake in the airline to Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways, a senior executive at the Indian carrier said on Friday. Jet Airways, however, deferred seeking shareholder approval for a new set of "Articles of Association" as it...
  • Vodafone investors want full takeover by Verizon 27-04-2013 06:54 AM

    London: Six major Vodafone investors said $100 billion was not enough for the British company's stake in its US joint venture with Verizon Communications, and urged the latter to come up with an offer of at least $120 billion. Their comments followed a Reuters report on Wednesday that Verizon had...
  • Apple to dole out $100 billion to shareholders by the end of 2015 24-04-2013 08:37 AM

    New York: Apple is opening the doors to its bank vault, saying it will distribute $100 billion in cash to its shareholders by the end of 2015. At the same time, the company said revenue for the current quarter could fall from the year before, which would be the first...
  • Forbes India: For a bigger slice 22-08-2009 07:15 PM

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  • Wipro dreams a hamlet full of millionaires 23-03-2008 09:02 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan's interim coach, Mohsin Khan has attributed the team's recent run of success to the the mantra, according to which the focus is more on short-term rather than long-term goals. I have told the players to concentrate on every match as it comes instead of thinking about the future....
  • Reliance Power wants allotment dues before bonus offer 20-02-2008 02:24 PM

    New Delhi: Treating the Indian bowlers with utter disdain, England on Friday registered 710/7 declared in their first innings of the Edgbaston Test - their highest total against India, which was also the third highest ever conceded by India in Test cricket. Surpassing their previous highest of 653/4 declared at...
  • FIIs increases holding in 434 cos in 07 18-05-2007 12:13 AM

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  • Hindalco gets nod to raise Rs 2600 cr 29-03-2007 11:56 PM

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  • IPCL workers protest RIL merger 19-03-2007 04:29 PM

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  • Hutch set to become Vodafone-Essar 15-03-2007 11:55 PM

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  • Stage set for RIL-IPCL merger 08-03-2007 07:14 PM

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  • Tata's offer fair enough: Corus Board 31-01-2007 02:43 PM

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  • NGO turns artisans to shareholders 19-01-2007 02:35 PM

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