Diamonds: Anglo American to pay US$5.1 billion for 40% of De Beers

Friday, November 4, 2011  Anglo American PLC has negotiated a price of US$5.1 billion to buy 40% of diamond giant De Beers from the Oppenheimer family. Anglo’s stake will jump from 45% to either 75% or 85%; the Botswanan government has an option to increase its own stake. “This has been a momentous and difficult […]

Man charged with attempted murder in £40 million London jewel heist

Sunday, September 6, 2009  24-year-old Aman Kassaye, of no fixed abode, is to face a charge of attempted murder for his alleged role in an armed robbery that netted £40 million ($65 million) worth of jewelry from a London store. Kassaye is the seventh man to be charged, and is also facing prosecution for conspiracy […]

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Atividades marcam Dia Mundial sem Carro no Brasil

Agência Brasil 22 de setembro de 2009 Para marcar o Dia Mundial sem Carro, a organização não governamental Greenpeace promove vagas vivas em oito capitais: São Paulo, Rio, Brasília, Porto Alegre, Belo Horizonte, Salvador, Manaus e Recife. As vagas vivas são manifestações pacíficas que ocorrem nessa data, quando o espaço na rua que seria ocupado […]

Microsoft buys online ad firm Aquantive for $6 billion

Friday, May 18, 2007  Microsoft have today paid $6 billion (£3 billion) for the online marketing firm Aquantive. The takeover will pave the way for Microsoft to expand into the $40 billion online advertising market currently dominated by Google and Yahoo!. Kevin Johnson, the head of Microsoft’s platforms and services division, said “This deal takes […]