Moving on from two thwarted M&A deals, Qualcomm Inc. is preparing to appoint two new directors, Reuters reported on Sept. 18, citing unnamed sources.
Sempra Energy has signed a deal with activist investors Elliott Management Corp. and Bluescape Energy Partners LLC, agreeing to seat two new board members among other provisions.
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San Diegans feel the warmth of the sun on their backs, the soothing onshore breezes and a definite lightness to their paychecks.
Taking a step against counterfeiters and cheats, Qualcomm Inc. has produced software to identify counterfeit, illegal and stolen mobile devices, making it freely available.
WORKFORCE: Cos.’ Presence Could Bring Bigger Changes
The scramble for technology talent in San Diego is entering a new stage as two mammoth companies have announced plans to dramatically increase hiring.
The U.S. Navy awarded RQ Construction LLC of Carlsbad a $63.6 million firm fixed-price contract to design and build facilities at the Naval Special Warfare Coastal Campus at Coronado.
Shares reached a 52-week high as Qualcomm Inc. announced plans to buy back an additional $16 billion in stock.
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Payment Logistics is a company that Southern Californians might encounter when they go out to their favorite eateries. Unobtrusive as it is, some 99 percent of diners will have no idea it’s there.
“You’ll get your cardio in today,” says a hard-hatted Gordon Rutherford.
Sempra Energy said its IEnova subsidiary signed a long-term contract with British Petroleum to provide storage space at IEnova’s proposed liquid fuels marine terminal in Baja California.