bidding contest


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a series of competing bids

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A FOUR-way bidding contest for Geordie warship Largs Bay will reach a conclusion next week.
FIFA, the world governing body of football, is investigating allegations made by a British newspaper on 17 October, 2010 that two officials offered to sell their votes in the bidding contest to host the 2018 World Cup.
Taipei, July 27, 2009 (CENS)--Near 40,000 business staffers of Nan Shan Life Insurance have demanded the prospective buyer of the company to settle their service years before taking over the company, casting a variable on the ongoing fierce bidding contest for the company, according to the Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN), sister publication of Taiwan Economic News (TEN).
But Airbus has already snubbed Ryanair's attempts to draw it into a bidding contest against Boeing.
Bristol-Myers lost a bidding contest for ImClone with Eli Lilly & Co.
After a lengthy bidding contest, Standard Life and partner Swiss Re conceded defeat and Resolution made a recommendation to its shareholders to accept a rival takeover bid from Pearl for pounds 5 billion, with a share price of 720p.
Meanwhile, Mahindra and Mahindra, the Asian state's largest utility vehicle producer, is also said to be close to appointing an adviser in the coming weeks to join in the bidding contest.
Lufthansa, wisely, will not enter the bidding contest for Italian carrier Alitalia, the German airline's Chief Executive Wolfgang Mayrhuber said.
Though the company put itself on the auction block with a bidding contest in May, few REITs expressed interest in buying Mills in its entirety.
At the start of the bidding contest, shareholders were holding out for as much as 205p per share.
For renovations, the architectural re-design of an existing apartment floor plan or a combined two-apartment layout can turn a dark, old, "ugly duckling" apartment into one so desirable that it creates a bidding contest.
The bidding contest to build Commercial Street was sparked after the scheme's former developer, St Martin's Property Group, pulled out of the project last year.
With the 10,000m in Helsinki pretty well set in stone, organisers of the Flora London Marathon and Boston events look set for a lively bidding contest to secure her services.
Now organisers of the London Marathon and Boston events look set for a lively bidding contest to secure Radcliffe.