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Unilever snaps up Asian cosmetics firm Carver Korea for £1.9bn

Unilever snaps up Asian cosmetics firm Carver Korea for £1.9bn

In a move aimed at consolidating its position in the skincare market, Unilever announced today that it will be buying a South Korean cosmetics firm "Carver Korea" for £1.9bn from shareholders including Goldman Sachs and Bain Capital. South Korea is also the world's fourth-largest market for skin care. "It's right at the top-end of what Unilever's paid for things but it's pretty profitable and 35 percent of the sales go to China, so they're acquiring right in the heartland of current beauty ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Veteran Journalist Arun Sadhu passes away

Veteran Journalist Arun Sadhu passes away

He died at the age of 76, where he was survived by his wife Aruna, who is a renowned social worker and daughters Shefali and Suvarna. "He was suffering from cardiomyopathy", Dr Jayshree Mondkar, dean-in-charge of the hospital, said. He is better known for his novel in Marathi " Simhasan " and " Mumbai Dinank". Along with Sooni Taraporevala and Daya Pawar, Sadhu was a co-script writer of the movie Dr. Consulte Mais Informação

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President Trump targets eight countries in his newly revised travel ban

President Trump targets eight countries in his newly revised travel ban

In the meantime, the Department of Homeland Security undertook a 50-day review of some 17 countries seen as deficient in establishing the identities of their own people, cooperating on terror threat information, and other security issues. He also added in a tweet, "Making America Safe is my number one priority". The controversial travel ban affected six majority Muslim countries. Consulte Mais Informação

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Pakistan, Russia special forces begin joint exercises in Russia

Pakistan, Russia special forces begin joint exercises in Russia

The exercise will focus on counter terrorism operations, hostage and rescue, cordon and search operations, it added. Pakistan's ties with Russian Federation have moved past the bitter Cold War hostilities in recent years and the chill in the relations between Pakistan and the United States, especially after President Donald Trump warned Islamabad for providing safe havens to terrorists, has further pushed the country towards Russian Federation and China. Consulte Mais Informação

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BJP national executive review Party performance

Shah will also take stock of the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Vistarak Campaign, and explain to delegates how to go about expanding the party that already boasts of being the largest political outfit with more than 11 crore members. To mark the birth centenary celebrations of Upadhyaya, the party has also dedicated the year to the "welfare of thepoor" and the government has taken various initiatives on thisfront while curbing corruption, Yadav had said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Miguel Cabrera's MRI reveals herniated discs in back, report says

Cabrera, who is hitting just.248 with 16 home runs, has been in and out of the lineup this season with various injuries. His.399 slugging percentage is also more than 100 points below his career average (.553). He will undergo an MRI, but the Tigers may elect to shutdown the 34-year-old slugger for the final week of the season. The Tigers' hope of getting anywhere close to full value from Cabrera's contract hinges significantly on him staying healthy. Consulte Mais Informação

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Redmi Note 5 Plus Is Coming, Leaked Retail Box Suggests

Redmi Note 5 Plus Is Coming, Leaked Retail Box Suggests

Previously it was expected that Xiaomi will be using Snapdragon 630 for the Redmi Note 5 as an updated chipset but it would be a great surprise if it uses the Snapdragon 660. For now, there is no information regarding the specifications of the Redmi 5 Plus. The Redmi Note 5 is rumored to ship with a 5.5-inch fullHD (1920 x 1080) display, 3GB / 4GB of RAM and 32GB / 64GB of native storage. Consulte Mais Informação

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Brooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS) Shares Sold by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans

Brooks Automation, Inc. (BRKS) Shares Sold by Thrivent Financial For Lutherans

The firm owned 47,830 shares of the semiconductor company's stock after selling 39,940 shares during the period. Principal Financial Group Inc. grew its position in Brooks Automation , Inc. & global trademark & copyright laws. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus upgraded Brooks Automation from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and boosted their target price for the stock from $22.00 to $32.00 in a research note on Sunday, August 6th. Consulte Mais Informação

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