The current US-China trade war gave Singapore an edge to knock out the US—the top spot holder in previous years.
The deal comes as FHH, which is majorly owned by Jordan’s Nuqul Group, eyes a listing by 2022.
Out of the top 250 best-regarded businesses ranked, UAE and Saudi Arabian-based companies made it on the annual Forbes list.
Vertical Networks, a mobile-first digital studio founded by Elisabeth Murdoch, has been acquired by Whistle.
The spotlight is on Enrique Lores, HP’s incoming CEO, as the printer giant announced a restructuring plan that would include up to 9,000 job cuts.
Women are historically underrepresented at the highest levels of business. Just 5% of CEO roles of companies listed on the S&P 500 are held by women.
Disney CEO Bob Iger has departed Apple’s board of directors, as the two companies prepare to launch competing streaming services this fall.
New investors Tiger Global and Dragoneer joined Andreessen Horowitz and General Catalyst in the late-stage round, bringing the San Francisco-based company’s total funding to $530 million.