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U.S. food maker Kraft Heinz Co., which had offered $143 billion in cash and stock to buy Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company Unilever, Sunday said it has amicably agreed to withdraw its proposal for a combination of the two companies.


Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced a smaller budget surplus for the financial year ending March 31, 2018 in the annual budget on Monday. The budget position is prudent as expenditure is forecast to continue rising in the long term,...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that there was a "valuation problem" with the euro and it was beyond the influence of her government as monetary policy is set for the entire euro area that has 19 member states. Responding to reporters'...


European stocks were mostly higher in early trade Monday, as higher commodity prices and optimism about U.S. President Donald Trump's promised tax and regulation cuts helped outweigh French election worries. The pan-European Stoxx Europe 600 index...

LLBean-021317.jpg L.L. Bean is reportedly considering to discontinue its legendary return policy as the struggling apparel retailer seeks avenues to curb costs. The Maine-based retailer seeks to end its famous "100% satisfaction guaranteed" return policy to cut costs. L.L....
Target--patio-benches-021317.jpg Target Corp. (TGT) Monday announced a nationwide voluntary recall of about 1,300 threshold aluminum patio benches, due to a risk of collapse and potential injury. Target said the threshold aluminum top/steel X base patio benches were sold both individually...
wallstreet2-121214_13Feb17.jpg Stocks moved mostly higher during trading on Monday, extending the uptrend trend seen over the past several sessions. With the upward move on the day, the major averages once again climbed to new record closing highs.
FEb13-021317.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of February 13, 2017.
KeithKellogg-021717.jpg Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg is the leading candidate to be the next National Security Advisor, U.S. President Donald Trump and the White House hinted Friday. "General Keith Kellogg, who I have known for a long time, is very much in play for NSA - as are...
MitchMcConnell-021717.jpg Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., has expressed strong support for President Donald Trump's policies even though he is not a fan of the president's frequent use of Twitter. "I've been pretty candid with him and all of you that I'm not a great fan of daily tweets," McConnell said at a press conference on Friday.
Indian shares rose notably on Monday, with IT and telecom stocks pacing gainers, as TCS' board approved a buyback of up to 5.6 crore equity shares and the latest buzz indicated the telecoms sector is on the brink of major consolidation. The benchmark 30-share BSE Sensex rose by 192.83 points or 0.68...
Austin, Texas-based Veggie Noodle Co. is recalling a limited quantity of Butternut Spirals noodles due to possible listeria contamination. The noodle product was sold at Whole Foods Markets and other retailers in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio and Wisconsin. The...
Shares of development-stage medical technology company Pulse Biosciences Inc. (PLSE) have gained nearly 30% so far this week. More
San Diego, CA-based Synergy Rx Pharmacy is voluntarily recalling the following non-sterile products; Sublingual Tablets, HCG and HCG with resveratrol Human Chorionic Gonadoptropin), Non Sterile Dermatology creams all strengths (retinoic acid creams, hydroquinine... More
Former German Foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier was elected as president, succeeding Joachim Gauck. Steinmeier is one of Germany's well known politicians, having twice served as foreign minister, from 2005 to 2009 and again from 2013 until earlier...
Amazon-Drone-021617.jpg Amazon is exploring the possibility of using parachutes to drop drone-delivered packages. The e-commerce giant has been granted a patent titled, "Maneuvering a package following in-flight release from an unmanned aerial vehicle".
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05/07/17TXMDYuvvexy (NDA)FDA decision on Yuvvexy for the treatment of moderate-to-severe vaginal pain during sexual intercourse
05/01/17NVSLEE011 (NDA)FDA decision on LEE011 for first-line treatment of HR+/HER2- advanced breast cancer
04/30/17RHHBYTECENTRIQ (sBLA)FDA decision on TECENTRIQ for locally advanced or metastatic urothelial carcinoma patients who are ineligible for cisplatin chemotherapy
04/29/17ARIABrigatinib (NDA)FDA decision on Brigatinib for metastatic ALK-positive non-small cell lung cancer
04/27/17BMRNBrineura (BLA)FDA decision on Brineura to treat children with CLN2 disease, a form of Batten disease
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