TOKYO Japan's Toshiba Corp (6502.T) will start taking bids for Landis+Gyr, its Swiss smart meter unit, as early as June, Kyodo news agency reported on Tuesday.
Toshiba is targeting buyout groups such as Carlyle (CG.O), Cinven [CINV.UL], Advent, Blackstone (BX.N), Bain, Onex (ONEX.TO), Triton, CD&R and even former owner KKR (KKR.N), a person close to the matter said.
WINNIPEG, Manitoba Canadian police said on Wednesday they are investigating whether a beating captured on video, reported to have been distributed through social networking site Facebook Inc, may be connected to a young woman's murder.
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