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Singapore's anti-trust watchdog has fined ride-hailing firms Uber and Grab with combined fines of $9.5 million over their "anti-competitive" merger deal, noting that the transaction led to a substantial lessening of competition in the ride-hailing platform...


Unwinding of Bank of England's asset purchase plan will not have a material impact on the yield curve, if done gradually with proper communication, Monetary Policy Committee member Gertjan Vlieghe said Tuesday. Quantitative easing, or QE, affects the...


China accused the United States of "trade bullying" in a white paper it issued "to clarify the facts about China-U.S. economic and trade relations, demonstrate its stance on trade friction with the United States, and pursue reasonable solutions." The...


Stocks are likely to move to the upside in early trading on Tuesday as the Federal Reserve begins its two-day monetary policy meeting. The major index futures are currently pointing to a higher open for the markets, with the Dow futures up by 61 points. The...


The director of big star movies Cary Joji Fukunaga will direct the 25th official James Bond edition. His name was announced Thursday by producers Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, and the lead actor Daniel Craig. "Michael G. Wilson, Barbara...

brettkavanaugh-sep18.jpg President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, and the woman who accused him of attempting to rape her long ago, have been asked by the Senate Judiciary Committee to testify before it regarding the allegation. Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said, "The hearing on the nomination of Brett M. Kavanaugh to be an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United
us-capitol-091818.jpg A bill intended to combat the nation's deadly opioid epidemic was overwhelmingly approved by the Senate in a rare bipartisan vote on Monday. The Senate voted 99 to 1 in favor of the "Opioid Crisis Response Act."
nahb-091818.jpg Homebuilder confidence in the U.S. remained firm in the month of September, according to a report released by the National Association of Home Builders on Tuesday. The report said the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index came in at 67 in September, unchanged from August.
mcdonalds-workers-091818.jpg McDonald's Corp. workers in ten U.S. cities are planning a one-day strike on Tuesday to protest the fast-food giant's alleged failure to prevent sexual harassment in the workplace. Hundreds of workers in Chicago, Durham, Kansas City, Los Angeles, Miami, Milwaukee, New Orleans, Orlando, San Francisco and St. Louis will walk out of restaurants at lunchtime to highlight their struggle.
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donald-trump2-092118.jpg President Donald Trump indicated in a post on Twitter on Friday that the declassification of various materials related to the Russia investigation will be delayed due in part to concerns raised by key U.S. allies.
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mitch-mcconnell-092118.jpg Despite the turmoil created by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's allegations of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., has expressed confidence the federal appeals court judge will be confirmed.
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chartifo-sept24.jpg Germany's business confidence weakened in September as companies scaled back their expectations amid deteriorating current situation, survey data from the Mannheim-based Ifo institute showed Monday. The business sentiment index fell less-than-expected to 103.7 in September from 103.9 in August. Economists had forecast the score to drop to 103.2 from the originally estimated 103.8 in August.
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Weight Watchers International, Inc. said Monday that it will change its name to WW to reflect the shift in its focus from weight loss to overall health and well-being. The company also announced the launch of several new services and partnerships. The company said that globally, it will use a new tagline, "Wellness that Works", to reflect the company's heritage.
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US-based technology firm Ideanomics formed a joint venture with APMEN Trade Tech Co Ltd. to deploy an intelligent digital supply chain management platform driven by blockchain and super artificial intelligence (AI) technology for APEC Model E-port Network (APMEN), APEC's online port clearance system. Read More
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about AnaptysBio's (ANAB) trial results of Etokimab in adult patients with severe eosinophilic asthma; near-term catalyst of Audentes Therapeutics; lifting of partial clinical hold that was slapped on Epizyme's Tazemetostat clinical trials; workforce reduction in Gemphire and FDA approval of Verastem's COPIKTRA. Read More
British drug major AstraZeneca (AZN.L, AZN) and MedImmune Inc. (MEDI), the company's global biologics research and development arm, said Tuesday that they presented data on overall survival or OS in the Phase III PACIFIC trial of Imfinzi, during the Presidential... Read More
The UK economy will suffer substantial costs if the country leaves the European Union without a deal, the International Monetary Fund warned on Monday.
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ideanomic-sep25.jpg US-based technology firm Ideanomics formed a joint venture with APMEN Trade Tech Co Ltd. to deploy an intelligent digital supply chain management platform driven by blockchain and super artificial intelligence (AI) technology for APEC Model E-port Network (APMEN), APEC's online port clearance system.
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Economic Calendar
09/25/18 9:0S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price IndexJUL United States
09/25/18 9:0S&P/Case-Shiller Composite-20 (Y-o-Y)JUL United States
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09/25/18 5:0M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)AUG Bulgaria
09/25/18 4:0Unemployment RateJUL Poland
09/25/18 3:30PPI (Y-o-Y)AUG Sweden
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
12/24/18RHHBYBaloxavir Marboxil (NDA)FDA decision on Baloxavir Marboxil for the treatment of acute, uncomplicated influenza in people 12 years and older
12/20/18JAZZSolriamfetol (NDA)FDA decision on Solriamfetol for the treatment of excessive sleepiness in adult patients with narcolepsy or obstructive sleep apnea
12/19/18SAGEBrexanolone IV (NDA) FDA decision on Brexanolone IV for the treatment of postpartum depression
12/05/18RHHBYTECENTRIQ (sBLA)FDA decision on TECENTRIQ in combination with Avastin or bevacizumab, paclitaxel and carboplatin or chemotherapy for initial treatment of people with metastatic NSCLC
11/26/18LOXOLarotrectinib NDAFDA decision on Larotrectinib for patients with locally advanced or metastatic solid tumors harboring NTRK gene fusion
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