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China Telecom earmarked as Philippines’ 3rd telecoms player: Manila of

China Telecom earmarked as Philippines’ 3rd telecoms player: Manila of

Published 11/12/2017

MANILA (Reuters) - State-run China Telecom Corp could become the Philippines’ third telecoms player, officials of the Southeast Asian nation said on Sunday, as the [more…]

Mubadala has done 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of th

Mubadala has done 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of th

Published 11/12/2017

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi’s state investor, Mubadala [MUDEV.UL], has made 15 to 16 investments in Silicon Valley as part of a partnership with [more…]

Merck raises stakes in lung cancer as rivals close in

Merck raises stakes in lung cancer as rivals close in

Published 11/12/2017

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Merck & Co Inc, maker of the only immunotherapy approved for patients newly-diagnosed with the most common type of lung cancer, [more…]

Samsung Heavy names new CEO after forecasting losses

Samsung Heavy names new CEO after forecasting losses

Published 11/12/2017

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea’s Samsung Heavy Industries (010140.KS) named Joonou Nam as its new chief executive officer on Monday after Park Dae-young resigned to [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. mall owner GGP rejects Brookfield Property’s $14.8 bil

Exclusive: U.S. mall owner GGP rejects Brookfield Property’s $14.8 bil

Published 10/12/2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) - GGP Inc (GGP.N), one of the largest owners and operators of U.S. shopping centers, has rejected a $14.8 billion buyout offer [more…]

Hospital operators in merger talks to form U.S. industry leader: WSJ

Hospital operators in merger talks to form U.S. industry leader: WSJ

Published 10/12/2017

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ascension Health and Providence St. Joseph Health are in talks about a merger between the two Catholic non-profits that would create [more…]

‘Unheard of’ responses to bluebird CAR-T therapy seen in myeloma study

‘Unheard of’ responses to bluebird CAR-T therapy seen in myeloma study

Published 10/12/2017

(Reuters) - More than half of patients with advanced multiple myeloma who had run out of therapeutic options remained in complete remission after receiving bluebird [more…]

Factbox: Cboe, CME to launch bitcoin futures contracts

Factbox: Cboe, CME to launch bitcoin futures contracts

Published 10/12/2017

(Reuters) - Cboe Global Markets Inc and CME Group Inc will launch futures contracts on bitcoin on Dec. 10 and Dec. 17 respectively. Here are [more…]

Drug industry group sues to stop California drug price law

Drug industry group sues to stop California drug price law

Published 09/12/2017

(Reuters) - The trade group representing U.S. drugmakers on Friday said it has a filed a lawsuit to stop California from implementing a law aimed [more…]

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Exclusive: Bangladesh Bank, NY Fed discuss suing Manila bank for heist damages

Published 08/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: Commuters pass by the front of the Bangladesh central bank building in Dhaka, Bangladesh on March 8, 2016. REUTERS/Ashikur Rahman/File PhotoDHAKA (Reuters) - [more…]