ChemChina Said Near Deal to Buy Syngenta

China National Chemical Corp. is nearing an agreement to buy Swiss pesticide-and-seeds-maker Syngenta AG for about 43.7 billion francs ($42.8 billion) as the state-backed company extends its buying spree with what would be the biggest-ever acquisition by a Chinese firm, said people familiar with the matter. XLR-8 Founder Bob Nardelli also speaks on "Bloomberg ‹GO›." (Correct headline since deal isn't certain) (Source: Bloomberg)

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