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Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) said Thursday that it has chosen the 20 metropolitan areas to move to the next phase of the selection process for the company's second headquarters. The company plans to invest over $5 billion and grow the second headquarters to...

The manufacturing sector in New Zealand continued to expand in December, albeit at a sharply lower rate, the latest survey from Business NZ revealed on Friday with a PMI score of 51.2. That's down from 57.7 in November, although it remains above the...


With a potential government shutdown looming, a tweet from President Donald Trump may hamper efforts by Republican leaders to win support for a short-term spending bill. House Republicans are aiming to vote later Thursday on a continuing resolution...


European stocks are seen opening a tad lower on Friday as the threat of a U.S. federal government shutdown looms. The U.S. House of Representatives passed a stop-gap funding measure late Thursday to avert a government shutdown. But prospects appear...


Australian actress Jessica Falkholt, who played Hope Morrison in the popular soap opera Home and Away, died in a car accident. The 29-year-old actress was on life support after she suffered fatal injuries in a fiery head-on collision of cars on the...

Sharehigh-011218.jpg Asian stocks closed mostly higher on Friday after oil prices rallied overnight and China dismissed media reports that officials have recommended slowing or halting purchases of U.S. debt. Optimism about the earnings season also offered some support. Chinese...
sharesflat-011218.jpg European stocks were little changed on Friday as the euro continued its ascent against the dollar to hit a three-year high amid signs that the European Central Bank may wind down its 2.55 trillion euro ($3.07 trillion) bond purchase scheme this year. German...
Southkorea-Bitcoinban-011218.jpg South Korea's finance minister on Friday sought to calm the cryptocurrency market after an announcement a day ago that the country's justice ministry was planning a ban on crypto exchanges, sending prices of digital currencies such as Bitcoin sharply lower.
Wallstreet-011218.jpg The market is enthusiastic about the approaching earnings season. Consumer Price Index and Retail Sales for December are projected to decline. Business Inventories are expected to move to a positive territory. Earlier trends from the U.S. Futures Index suggest that Wall Street might open higher.
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DonaldTrump-Speech-011818.jpg Contradicting comments from White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, President Donald Trump declared Thursday that his position on the proposed wall along the southern border "has never changed or evolved." Trump also reiterated his frequently stated claim that Mexico will pay for the wall despite repeated denials by the Mexican government.
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USCapitol-011818.jpg With support from Senators from both sides of the aisle, the Senate voted Thursday to extend a controversial surveillance program for six years. The Senate voted 65 to 34 to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, with...
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Ripple-011818.jpgRipple is one of the most popular cryptocurrencies in South Korea, a leading market for cryptocurrencies, where both young and old have been investing heavily in these currencies with the hope of making a quick profit. XRP has moved into the top five cryptocurrencies by market capitalization on CoinMarketCap amid their dramatic rise over the last year.
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A new study conducted by Johns Hopkins researchers suggests that there is an increased risk of uterine fibroids in African-American women with central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia.
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Indian shares may open higher on Friday after Yes Bank delivered another quarter of satisfactory performance and the GST Council decided to cut tax rates on 29 products and 53 services, in what is seen as the biggest overhaul since the launch of GST. On the flip side, Bharti Airtel's quarterly profit...
Morgan Stanley (MS) reported net income applicable to company of $686 million, or $0.29 per share for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2017. The results for the current quarter included a net discrete tax provision of $990 million or a loss of $0.55 per share. Excluding net discrete tax items, net...
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Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Aeterna's alliance with Strongbridge; a new study about CellMax-CRC Colorectal Cancer Screening test and Novartis' Kymriah getting priority review from the FDA for a second indication. Read More
Amgen (AMGN) and Allergan plc. (AGN) announced Thursday that the European Commission has granted marketing authorization for MVASI (biosimilar bevacizumab). MVASI is the first biosimilar bevacizumab approved by the EC and is approved for the treatment... Read More
South and North Korea agreed to hold high-level talks next week to discuss Pyongyang's potential participation in the PyeongChang Winter Olympics and ways to improve ties, according to reports. North Korea notified Seoul that it has accepted South...
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cryptocurrencies-011818.jpg A cryptocurrency is a digital asset that works on a medium that uses cryptography, the science of hiding information from prying eyes, to secure its transactions, creation, and verification.
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03/02/18OTICOTIPRIO(sNDA)FDA decision on OTIPRIO for acute otitis externa
02/28/18AERIRhopressa (NDA)FDA decision on Rhopressa for the treatment of patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension
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02/23/18RHHBYEmicizumab (BLA)FDA decision on Emicizumab for haemophilia A with inhibitors
02/15/18EXELCABOMETYX (sNDA)FDA decision on CABOMETYX as first-line monotherapy for advanced renal cell carcinoma
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