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Exclusive: Another major contractor for Epic Universe surfaces

The huge theme park project has begun work in various stages, including site development, early road design and more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

Meeting sheds more light on Universal"s future Epic Universe theme park

The cafeteria at Tangelo Park Elementary School was busy late into the evening on Oct. 28, but instead of being filled with eager young students, it welcomed residents who live near the next major project in the region's future — Universal Orland.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2019

Breaking: Comcast execs reveal when new Epic Universe theme park will open in Orlando

Comcast Corp. (Nasdaq: CMCSA) executives dropped a major news tidbit during the firm's third-quarter earnings call on Oct. 24. Company executives on the call shared that the new Universal's Epic Universe theme park is set to open here in 2023. That's .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2019

Here"s latest construction update on Universal"s Epic Universe

Universal Orlando Resort has been – and likely will be for some time — mum on any major details about its new Epic Universe theme park expansion in Central Florida. The company currently is underway on early development of a new 750-acre south.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2019

Exclusive: Details revealed for Universal"s Epic Universe hotel plans

Epic Universe will feature a theme park, an entertainment center, hotels, shops, restaurants and more......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 12th, 2019

EXCLUSIVE: P&G taps next president for multibillion-dollar portfolio of brands

Procter & Gamble has named the next president of the division that includes major brands such as Pepto-Bismol, Metamucil, NyQuil and Prilosec OTC as well Vicks, which is the No. 1 retail over-the-counter brand in the world......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 19th, 2020

Exclusive: BP eyes sale of Algerian gas plant after Rosneft talks fail - sources

BP is seeking buyers for its stake in a major Algerian gas plant deep in the Sahara desert after recent talks on a sale to Russian oil giant Rosneft failed, three industry sources told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 6th, 2020

YouTube just scored a major victory in its battle with Amazon"s Twitch for esports supremacy, thanks to the company behind "Call of Duty"

Overwatch League Google and Activision Blizzard just announced a new multi-year partnership that will make Activision's popular esports broadcasts exclusive to YouTube. The deal follows a two-year, $90 million deal Act.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 24th, 2020

Exclusive: BP"s Looney goes all-in on climate goals and explores overhaul

Change is afoot at BP. Incoming Chief Executive Bernard Looney plans to expand the company's climate targets and is considering overhauling the structure of the oil and gas major in one of the biggest shake-ups in its 111-year history. .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 22nd, 2020

Disney drops "Fox" name, rebrands movie studio as "20th Century"

20th Century Fox is an icon of Hollywood history. Its epic fanfare title card has appeared in front of "The Sound of Music," "Star Wars" and other major films over the past 85 years. But in 2020, that name is no more......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 17th, 2020

Disney drops "Fox" name, rebrands movie studio as "20th Century"

20th Century Fox is an icon of Hollywood history. Its epic fanfare title card has appeared in front of "The Sound of Music," "Star Wars" and other major films over the past 85 years. But in 2020, that name is no more......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 17th, 2020

Exclusive: Sinopec to review potential $16 billion U.S. gas deal with Cheniere - sources

China's Sinopec, expected to be the next major Chinese buyer of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG), is planning to review terms of a potential $16 billion supply deal with Cheniere Energy after a sharp drop in LNG prices, industry officials said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 17th, 2020

EXCLUSIVE: Frost Brown Todd shows off major downtown Louisville renovation (PHOTOS)

It is the first major overhaul for the law firm's offices, which opened in the early 1990s......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2020

D.C. United nails down jersey sponsorship through 2021

D.C. United soccer club and Leidos Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LDOS) have extended their presenting partner agreement for another two years, making the Reston federal contractor the team's exclusive jersey sponsor through the 2021 season. Terms of the d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2020

State will seek contractor to build $3M vertical net along Sunshine Skyway to prevent suicides

The iconic cable-stayed bridge connecting St. Petersburg to southern Tampa Bay areas will soon have a major upgrade to help cease and prevent suicides. "The Florida Department of Transportation has reviewed all options to successfully deter suicide at.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2020

Apple signs former HBO chief to 5-year production deal

Apple Inc. has signed former HBO Chief Executive Richard Plepler to an exclusive five-year production deal, the New York Times first reported Thursday, a major move to bolster its fledglin.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 2nd, 2020

Epic Universe among top Universal Orlando headlines of 2019

Universal Orlando Resort's 2019 can be summed up with one word: epic. The theme park giant had a busy year in terms of headlines, but nothing tends to draw more eyes than new rides and additions, as well as the announcement of a brand new theme pa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2019

Alabama facility will benefit for $1B Navy deal

A major U.S. defense contractor has been awarded a $1 billion Navy deal that will benefit a major north Alabama employer. Raytheon Missile Systems, a Tucson, Arizona-based subsidiary of the Raytheon Company, won a multi-year contract for Standard Missi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2019

Nord Stream 2 to press on with Europe gas pipe, despite U.S. sanctions

The group behind Nord Stream 2 said on Saturday it aimed to complete a pipeline to boost Russian gas supplies to Europe as soon as possible, after a major contractor suspended pipe-laying activities due to U.S. sanctions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 21st, 2019

Disney+ to debut late March in France in exclusive deal with Canal+

“This exclusive partnership is a new major step in the transformation of the Canal+ model,” said the French broadcaster’s chief executive, Maxime Saada......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 16th, 2019

Here"s what may be in play for Universal Orlando"s new Super Nintendo World

Universal Orlando Resort has kept under wraps what's in play for its new Epic Universe theme park, but that hasn't stopped fans from seeking out any small details they can find. The latest nugget comes from fan site The Coaster Kings, which reported.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 13th, 2019