UPDATE 1-Sports Direct in talks to bid for Bob’s, Eastern Mountain Sports -sources

Feb 2 (Reuters) – Struggling British sportswear retailer
Sports Direct is in talks to bid for Eastern Outfitters
LLC, the parent of U.S. discount chain Bob’s Stores and outdoor
retailer Eastern…

UPDATE 1-EU set to approve ChemChina’s $43 bln bid for Syngenta – sources

BRUSSELS, Feb 2 (Reuters) – ChemChina is set to
secure conditional EU antitrust approval for its $43 billion bid
for Swiss pesticides and seeds group Syngenta, the
largest foreign acquisition by a…

BRIEF-CCL Industries announces India entry for CCL label

* CCL Industries Inc – pacman-ccl will invest $3.75 million
in venture to acquire its stake, reduce debt and provide funding
for future expansion

BRIEF-Cigna CEO says individual Obamacare business loss has been manageable

* Cigna CEO says individual Obamacare business loss has been
manageable and will be smaller in 2017 but still a loss

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BRIEF-Wecast Network acquires 55pct of Wide Angle Group Limited

* Wecast Network Inc – WAG will reside and operate under
wecast network’s recently purchased sun video group

BRIEF-CareTrust REIT Inc says acquired two seniors housing communities in Milwaukee metropolitan area for approximately $26.1 million

* CareTrust REIT Inc says acquired two seniors housing
communities in Milwaukee metropolitan area for approximately
$26.1 million

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BRIEF-Vinergy Resources/MJ Biopharma to acquire majority stake in multinational plant breeder with C$14,000,000 in annual sales

* Vinergy Resources/MJ Biopharma to acquire majority stake
in multinational plant breeder with C$14,000,000 in annual sales