Samsung rejected a call from USA activist hedge fund Elliott to split itself in two but accepted part of the fund’s proposals, revealing plans to cancel its existing treasury shares worth the equivalent of over 32 billion euros by 2018.
As reported on May 1 by The New York Times, the initiative of the U.S. president was a complete surprise for these departments. In a telephone call, Trump also affirmed America’s alliance and friendship with the Philippines and its president, who has maintained an...
The North Korean claim was somewhat ironic, considering that Kim’s estranged half brother, Kim Jong Nam, was assassinated in February in Malaysia with a banned chemical weapon identified as VX nerve agent, according to Malaysian authorities.
One famous special counsel was Patrick Fitzgerald, who investigated and prosecuted Vice President Dick Cheney’s chief of staff, Lewis “Scooter” Libby, for his role in the public identification of Valerie Plame, a covert Central Intelligence Agency officer.
Monday’s May Day protests targeted a broad range of progressive causes, including income inequality, racism and climate change, but the Chicago businesses that closed so their workers could march were centered in Latino neighborhoods where immigration is top of mind.
According to Apple’s quarterly financial report released on Tuesday, the company’s revenue in China grossed US$10.7 billion, dropping 14 percent compared to the same period a year ago, QQ News reported.