Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...pressurized water reactors manufactured by Westinghouse, while the turbines and electric generators were manufactured by General Electric. The plant, one of three in the Southern Company system, is jointly owned by Georgia Power (45.7%), Oglethorpe...

Toyota signs on as global Olympic sponsor in landmark deal

...locks up the major markets wherever the games are and takes out all of the competition."Other TOP sponsors are General Electric, Atos, Dow, Omega, Samsung, Visa and Procter & Gamble.The Toyota deal is another example of Japan's economic...

MetLife to challenge 'too-big-to-fail' tag

...decision.Other non-bank entities on the list are American International Group Inc., General Electric Capital Corp. - the finance arm of General Electric Co. - and Prudential Financial Inc.The near-collapse of AIG in 2008 helped trigger...

GE earnings rise despite headwinds from low oil prices

NEW YORK - General Electric Co. posted higher revenue and net income for the fourth quarter, but was held back from even better results by a sputtering performance...

Electrolux to buy GE Appliances in $3.3B deal

NEW YORK - General Electric, a household name for more than a century in part for making households...the story about how the GE appliance business is aligned with the General Electric Co.," said Chip Blankenship, CEO of GE Appliances Monday...

Electrolux buoyed by US growth

...appliance maker after U.S rival Whirlpool - announced a $3.3 billion acquisition of the appliances business of General Electric. That deal is expected to close next year.Headquartered in Louisville, Ky., GE Appliances' products include...

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...the world's second-largest appliance maker after Whirl pool ? announced a $3.3 billion acquisition of General Electric's appliances business. The deal is expected to close next year.

Big slump is no cause to ditch stock market

...although at a muted pace, and these stocks should offer the best cushion should markets become volatile again.General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt seemed to underscore that point on Friday after the conglomerate posted strong third-quarter results...

Halliburton buying Baker Hughes in $34.6 billion deal

...considerable cash position to buy undervalued assets.Kurt Hallead, an analyst at RBC Capital Markets, says conglomerates General Electric and Siemens, which have been beefing up their oil and gas services divisions, could look to expand further now...

General Electric to cut 600 jobs at Upstate plant

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- General Electric announced plans Tuesday to cut 600 jobs at its gas turbine plant in Greenville during the next three to nine months. The company...