Koninklijke Philips NV (PHG.AS)
23 Aug 2019
Aug 12 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions
and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Monday:
AMSTERDAM, Aug 12 Dutch health technology
company Philips said on Monday it has no plans for an
offer to counter German rival Siemens Healthineers'
bid for Corindus Vascular Robotics.
* Offer price of $4.28 per share above $2.42 close on
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July 22 European shares were flat to marginally
higher in early trading on Monday, with Italian shares
recovering some ground after a bout of selling driven by
political nerves as all eyes moved to this week's meeting of the
European Central Bank.
THE HAGUE, June 12 Dutch lawmakers have launched
an inquiry into how to make multinationals pay their fair share
of tax, after public criticism that government reforms do not go
MOSCOW, June 6 Russia's anti-monopoly service
has opened an investigation into the official Russian importer
of Dutch technology company Philips' phones for alleged
smartphone price fixing, TASS news agency cited the deputy head
of the watchdog as saying on Thursday.
(Reporting by Polina Ivanova; writing by Tom Balmforth; editing
by Jane Merriman)
WASHINGTON, March 29 Philips Healthcare, a unit
of Koninklijke Philips NV, has been awarded a $450
million U.S. defense contract for patient monitoring systems,
accessories and training, the Pentagon said on Friday.
(Reporting by Mohammad Zargham; Editing by Eric Beech)
FRANKFURT, March 14 Japanese e-commerce firm
Rakuten plans to expand its video-on-demand streaming
service to 42 European countries, partnering with leading smart
TV makers to offer movies in high-definition at the push of a