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Volkswagen plans to invest about 22.8 billion euros in its core brand from 2018 to 2022, with main focus on e-mobility and modularization. In a statement on Saturday, the German automaker announced that the investments, as part of the brand's Transform...


Thailand's economy grew at the fastest pace in more than four years in the third quarter, largely driven by foreign demand and tourism. Gross domestic product expanded 4.3 percent year-on-year, bigger than the revised 3.8 percent growth posted a quarter...


The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) has warned that the United States' military advantage against near-peer competitors Russia and China is eroding, and it is no longer as decisive as it was some years ago. General Joseph Dunford sounded...


Asian stocks fell broadly on Monday as U.S. tax reform uncertainty and a political impasse in Germany dented investor risk appetite and helped spur demand for safe-haven assets. Chinese shares reversed early losses to end higher. The benchmark Shanghai...


Shakira has announced that she is postponing her European tour until next year to rest and fully recover from a hemorrhage on her vocal cords. The pop diva is disappointing thousands of her fans days after announcing the cancellation of her El Dorado...

sharelower2-111317.jpg European stocks were subdued on Monday as ongoing concerns over Brexit negotiations and U.S. tax reform plans continued to keep investors nervous. Disappointing bank lending data from China also weighed on markets on a light day on the economic front....
WallST-111317.jpg President Trump is winding up his Asian tour with the last stop in Philippines. The investors are closely watching the geopolitical developments. Asian shares closed mostly lower, while European shares are trading in the red. Early signs from the U.S. Futures Index point to a lower opening for Wall Street.
LizSmith-111317.jpg Veteran American gossip columnist Liz Smith, popularly known as "The Grand Dame of Dish," has died. Smith's literary agent said she died of natural causes in New York Sunday. She was 94. The legendary columnist's more-than-three decades long career...
wallstreet-121514_13Nov17.jpg The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a lower opening on Monday, with the Dow futures down by 83 points. Stocks are poised to extend the modest downward move seen last week. After an early move to the downside, stocks turned mixed over the course...
AlexAzar-111317.jpg President Donald Trump announced Monday he is nominating former pharmaceutical company executive Alex Azar as secretary of the U.S. Health and Human Services Department. Azar, a prominent Obamacare critic, previously served as president of Lilly USA,...
OrrinHatch-111717.jpg Republican members of the Senate Finance Committee voted Thursday to approve their version of tax reform legislation. The committee voted 14 to 12 in favor of the $1.5 trillion tax reform bill, with the vote coming down strictly along party lines....
Billionaire and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates is making a personal investment of $50 million into the Dementia Discovery Fund, a venture capital fund that invests in projects and companies to develop treatments for the brain-wasting disease. The investment is not part of Gates' philanthropic Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, which has focused primarily on infectious diseases.
Indian shares fluctuated in a narrow range on Monday, tracking weak Asian markets as a political impasse in Germany dent investor risk appetite and helped spur demand for safe-haven assets. The benchmark BSE Sensex and the Nifty index were marginally higher at 33,360 and 10,283, respectively in early...
Apparel retailer Abercrombie & Fitch Co. on Friday reported a 28 percent increase in profit for the third quarter from last year on higher sales. Both revenue and adjusted earnings per share for the quarter beat analysts' estimates. The company's shares are gaining more than 20 percent in pre-market activity.
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Aerie's progress in phase II trial of glaucoma drug in Japan; phase III results of Egalet's pain pill; FDA approval of GlaxoSmithKline's COPD drug; expanded labeling for Pfizer's kidney cancer drug Sutent and Roche's double blessing on Thursday. More
Swiss drug major Novartis (NVS) announced Monday that the European Commission approved Tasigna (nilotinib) for the treatment of pediatric patients with newly diagnosed Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic myeloid leukemia in the chronic phase or Ph+... More
Zimbabwe's leader Robert Mugabe has vowed to stay in power for several weeks, despite intensifying pressure on him to stand down, according to reports. In a live TV address, Mr Mugabe said he would preside over the ruling party's congress in December. The...
HealthIQ-111517.jpg Health IQ Insurance Services, a startup focused on providing life insurance for health-conscious individuals, said it has secured $34.6 million in Series C funding, led by Andreessen Horowitz. To date, the company has raised a total of $81 million in funding mostly from its existing investors.
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02/14/18AMAG, AMAGMakena subcutaneous auto-injector (sNDA)FDA decision on subcutaneous version of Makena to reduce the risk of preterm birth
01/24/18SGYPTRULANCE (sNDA)FDA decision on TRULANCE for the treatment of adults with irritable bowel syndrome with constipation
01/12/18LGNDLUXTURNA (BLA)FDA decision on LUXTURNA for inherited retinal disease
01/12/18ONCELUXTURNA (BLA)FDA decision on LUXTURNA for treatment of patients with vision loss due to confirmed biallelic RPE65 mutation-associated retinal dystrophy.
01/10/18LLYAbemaciclib (NDA)FDA decision on Abemaciclib for the treatment of advanced breast cancer
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