POLITICS
02/13/2012 10:15 EST | Updated 04/14/2012 05:12 EDT

Resolute Forest Products extended offer for Fibrek while evaluating Mercer bid

MONTREAL - Resolute Forest Products, formerly known as AbitibiBowater (TSX:ABH), has extended its hostile bid for Fibrek (TSX:FBK) until Feb. 23 while also reviewing a bid from Mercer International (TSX:MRI.U).