PRESS DIGEST- Canada- Feb 24
Feb 24 The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Sept 29 Chipmaker Qualcomm Inc is in talks to buy NXP Semiconductors NV in a deal that could value NXP at more than $30 billion, CNBC reported, citing Dow Jones.
Qualcomm and NXP could not be reached immediately.
NXP shares are up 15.4 percent at $95.00 in early afternoon trading on Thursday, while Qualcomm's were up 3.5 percent at $65.72. (Reporting by Rishika Sadam in Bengaluru; Editing by Ted Kerr)
LONDON, Feb 24 Investment consultants Mercer , Aon Hewitt and Willis Towers Watson said they had banded together to propose market changes that help them avoid a competition review by Britain's regulator, but released no details.
Feb 24 U.S. mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Inc warned this week that it could take the Indonesian government to arbitration and seek damages over a contractual dispute that has halted operations at the world's second-biggest copper mine.