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Deal rejection

K+S rejects US$8.7bn PotashCorp offer

PotashCorp ‘confident’ it can address concerns


THE boards of German fertiliser and salts company K+S has rejected a US$8.7bn takeover offer from Canadian rival PotashCorp.

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Explosion

Six die in South Korea chemical plant blast

Investigation into cause now under way

AN explosion at a Hanwha Chemical PVC plant in Ulsan, South Korea, has killed six workers and injured another, thought to be a security guard.

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Business

BP reaches US$18.7bn Deepwater settlement

Will pay out over 18 years

ENERGY giant BP has agreed to pay a record US$18.7bn fine to settle its legal battle with the US Department of Justice (DoJ) over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

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