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Finland lets stores sell stronger drinks, health chiefs complain

Finland lets stores sell stronger drinks, health chiefs complain

Published 15/12/2017

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Finnish lawmakers narrowly voted on Friday to let grocery stores sell stronger alcoholic drinks, after months of public debate pitting supporters of [more…]

Danish central bank says ‘no’ to e-crown

Danish central bank says ‘no’ to e-crown

Published 15/12/2017

A waitress poses with some coins in front of a cash-box of Danish crowns in a pub in Copenhagen, January 22, 2015. REUTERS/Fabian BimmerCOPENHAGEN (Reuters) [more…]

BMW to build Czech test track for self-driving cars

BMW to build Czech test track for self-driving cars

Published 15/12/2017

A BMW 740i is parked via a remote control key fob by company representative Paul Daman during a demonstration of various brands of self-driving cars [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…]

Tencent Music, Spotify in talks to swap stakes: WSJ

Tencent Music, Spotify in talks to swap stakes: WSJ

Published 01/12/2017

Earphones are seen on a tablet screen with a Spotify logo on it, in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February 20, 2014. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/File Photo - [more…]

Russia says cannot make contact with new space satellite

Russia says cannot make contact with new space satellite

Published 28/11/2017

VOSTOCHNY COSMODROME, Russia (Reuters) - Russian space agency Roscosmos said on Tuesday it had failed to establish contact with a newly-launched weather satellite. The Meteor-M [more…]

Bubble or breakthrough? Bitcoin keeps central bankers on edge

Bubble or breakthrough? Bitcoin keeps central bankers on edge

Published 27/11/2017

Bitcoin (virtual currency) coins placed on Dollar banknotes are seen in this illustration picture, November 6, 2017. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/IllustrationFRANKFURT (Reuters) - Central bankers say the [more…]

AstraZeneca steps up China push with new drug joint venture

AstraZeneca steps up China push with new drug joint venture

Published 27/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: The logo of AstraZeneca is seen on medication packages in a pharmacy in London April 28, 2014. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/File PhotoLONDON (Reuters) - Drugmaker [more…]

Bottas makes Hamilton settle for second in F1 finale

Bottas makes Hamilton settle for second in F1 finale

Published 26/11/2017

Formula One - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Yas Marina circuit, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - November 26, 2017 Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas celebrates with [more…]

Roche announces trial successes in cancer, haemophilia

Roche announces trial successes in cancer, haemophilia

Published 20/11/2017

FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Swiss drugmaker Roche's logo is seen at their headquarters in Basel, Switzerland January 28, 2016. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann/File PhotoZURICH (Reuters) - Roche [more…]