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No-deal Brexit could deepen Europe’s shortage of medicines: experts

No-deal Brexit could deepen Europe’s shortage of medicines: experts

Published 12/08/2019

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - As the Oct. 31 deadline for Britain to leave the European Union approaches, health professionals are warning that shortages of some medicines [more…]

Oil edges down on lower demand outlook, U.S.-China trade dispute

Oil edges down on lower demand outlook, U.S.-China trade dispute

Published 12/08/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - Oil prices edged lower on Monday amid worries about an economic slowdown and the Sino-U.S. trade war, which have led to a [more…]

ABB’s largest shareholder pleased with new CEO appointment

ABB’s largest shareholder pleased with new CEO appointment

Published 12/08/2019

ZURICH (Reuters) - ABB’s (ABBN.S) largest shareholder Investor AB (INVEb.ST) is pleased with the appointment of Bjorn Rosengren as the new chief executive of the [more…]

Argentina opposition on way to defeating Macri in primary after…

Argentina opposition on way to defeating Macri in primary after…

Published 12/08/2019

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentine voters soundly rejected President Mauricio Macri’s austere economic policies in primary elections on Sunday, casting serious doubt on his chances [more…]

Argentina opposition scores big primary win, hurting Macri’s…

Argentina opposition scores big primary win, hurting Macri’s…

Published 12/08/2019

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Argentine voters soundly rejected President Mauricio Macri’s austere economic policies in primary elections on Sunday, raising serious questions about his chances [more…]

Murray ready to go it alone in Cincinnati

Murray ready to go it alone in Cincinnati

Published 12/08/2019

(Reuters) - Andy Murray has sharpened his game on the practice courts with some of the best players in the world but the Scot says [more…]

Sensor specialist AMS triggers bidding war for Germany’s Osram

Sensor specialist AMS triggers bidding war for Germany’s Osram

Published 11/08/2019

VIENNA (Reuters) - Austrian sensor specialist AMS (AMS.S) triggered a bidding war for Osram (OSRn.DE) on Sunday, saying it was ready to pay $3.8 billion [more…]

Amgen wins U.S. patent battle on arthritis drug Enbrel, thwarting…

Amgen wins U.S. patent battle on arthritis drug Enbrel, thwarting…

Published 10/08/2019

(Reuters) - A U.S. judge on Friday upheld two patents relating to Amgen Inc’s blockbuster rheumatoid arthritis drug Enbrel, denying a challenge by Novartis AG, [more…]

Canada enacts drug price crackdown, in blow to pharmaceutical industry

Canada enacts drug price crackdown, in blow to pharmaceutical industry

Published 09/08/2019

TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian government announced final regulations on Friday that should cut billions of dollars from patented drug prices that are among the [more…]

Staring at seagulls can stop them stealing food, research shows

Staring at seagulls can stop them stealing food, research shows

Published 09/08/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s seaside towns are at war with their seagulls, urging visitors not to feed the birds in an effort to stop them [more…]