By Wayne Ma
Uber confirms tie-up with baidu as it pushes into China
BEIJING--Uber Technologies Inc. Chief Executive and founder Travis Kalanick says his company wants to make rides safer as it pushes into China through a tie-up with search giant Baidu Inc.
Speaking briefly on the sidelines of a news conference to confirm the deal with Baidu (BIDU), Kalanick said that his cab-hailing startup is investing in background checks "everywhere around the world" including China.
8x8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), a provider of cloud-based unified
communications, contact center and collaboration solutions, today
announced that management will present at two investor conferences in
Sparton Corporation (NYSE:SPA) announced that its wholly owned
subsidiary, Sparton IED, LLC completed the acquisition of certain assets
of Industrial Electronic Devices, Inc. on December 3, 2014 in an
Affiliated Managers Group, Inc. (NYSE: AMG) today announced it has
agreed to a transaction which will result in a meaningful increase in
its minority investment in AQR Capital Management, LLC, a leading global
investment manager and an AMG Affiliate since 2004.
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Salesforce Files Connect centralizes file sharing, allowing users to seamlessly browse, search and share files located in any repository, all from a single user interface
For the first time ever, external files, including from Microsoft's OneDrive for Business, can be natively embedded into Salesforce business processes SAN FRANCISCO , Dec.
Ohio River Valley Pipeline, LLC, an affiliate of the EnLink Midstream
companies, EnLink Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENLK) (the
Partnership) and EnLink Midstream, LLC (NYSE:ENLC) (the
General Partner), today announced the start of a binding open season for
volume commitments for interstate common carrier transportation service
on a new condensate pipeline system (the “ORV Condensate Pipeline”). The
ORV Condensate Pipeline will transport condensate from points in
Harrison, Belmont, Guernsey, Noble, Monroe, and Washington Counties,
Ohio to Bells Run Station in Washington County, Ohio; Black Run Station
in Muskingum County, Ohio; and, if Ohio River Valley Pipeline, LLC
elects to construct extension(s) of its system, to one or more
connecting facilities in Holmes, Coshocton, and Harrison County, Ohio.
Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), one of the largest worldwide providers
of payment solutions, and Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), a
leading commercial bank in the Philippines, announced today an agreement
to form a joint venture to provide merchant acquiring and payment
services in the Philippines.
(NASDAQ: QLIK), a leader in data discovery, today announced that COOK,
the high-quality frozen ready-meals manufacturer and retailer, has
to provide insight into customer buying trends, inventory, and margins
during the festive period.
Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) announced today enrollment of the first patient
in a multicenter Phase II clinical trial of the investigational compound
PF-06252616 in boys with Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), a genetic
disorder characterized by progressive muscle degeneration and weakness.
Corporation (NYSE: NCR) announced today that, in accordance with the
selection made by the fiduciary of its U.S. qualified pension plan (the
“Plan”), the Company has entered into an agreement (the “Agreement”)
Life Insurance Company (“The Principal”). Pursuant to the Agreement,
the Plan purchased a single premium group annuity contract from The
Principal in order to secure approximately $160 million of benefits for
approximately 4,500 former employees or their related beneficiaries who
commenced monthly pension benefits under the Plan before January 1,
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