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Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) is working on developing a pair of smart glasses that would allow to summon and interact with virtual assistant Alexa while wearing the device, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the plans. The glasses,...

Merval, the main index of the Buenos Aires Stock Exchange, rose 0.59% Wednesday, closing at 24,358.04 points in a volatile session in which stocks swell between gains and losses until after the United States Federal Reserve Bank's decision to keep its...


Former President Barack Obama expressed frustration Wednesday with repeated efforts by Republican lawmakers to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, his administration's signature domestic policy achievement. Speaking at an event sponsored by...


Asian stock markets are mostly lower on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged as widely expected, but struck a hawkish tone by signalling another rate hike is likely this year. The Fed also revealed that it will begin shrinking...


The 69th Emmy Awards on Sunday night were dominated by two women-oriented stories that won five awards each - The Handmaid's Tale and Big Little Lies, and Sterling K Brown, who created history by becoming the first African American to win the best actor...

China-IP-RS-091417.jpg China's industrial production and retail sales growth weakened in August and fixed asset investment logged its slowest growth since 1999, as measures to curb excessive lending and reduce overcapacity weighed on activity. Industrial production climbed 6 percent year-on-year in August, slower than the 6.4 percent increase seen in July, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed Thursday.
stocklower-091417.jpg European stocks are seen opening lower on Thursday after a slew of data from China came in below economists' estimates. Industrial output grew an annual 6.0 percent in August, the National Bureau of Statistics said - missing forecasts for an increase...
Pharma-091417.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about encouraging interim analysis of Alexion's REGAIN study of Soliris; Fennec's uplisting and preliminary results of SIOPEL 6; Amicus' failed epidermolysis bullosa trial; Vanda's disappointing atopic dermatitis trial results and FDA panel's recommendation for approval of GlaxoSmithKline's investigational shingles vaccine Shingrix.
shareslower-091417.jpg Asian stocks erased early gains to end mostly lower on Thursday after a raft of Chinese data came in below estimates. Investors also awaited the release of U.S. inflation data later in the day for clues on the possible timing of the Federal Reserve's...
DonaldTrump2-092017.jpg President Donald Trump on Wednesday urged Republican Senators to support a last-ditch attempt to repeal and replace Obamacare. "I hope Republican Senators will vote for Graham-Cassidy and fulfill their promise to Repeal & Replace ObamaCare. Money direct to States!" Trump said in a post on Twitter.
MitchMcConnell-092017.jpg With Republicans engaged in a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace Obamacare, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ken., intends to bring a healthcare bill drafted by drafted by Senators Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Bill Cassidy, R-La., to the floor next week.
Vitamin World, a retailer of vitamins and health supplements, filed for bankruptcy protection and said it has identified 51 stores for closure during the bankruptcy process. The company filed for Chapter 11 reorganization in Delaware Bankruptcy Court on Tuesday. It has listed liabilities of more than $43.6 million and estimated assets in a range of $50 million to $100 million.
Indian shares opened on a flat note on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled another rate hike probably at the December meeting and indicated it would begin shrinking its $4.5 trillion balance sheet in October. The benchmark BSE Sensex was up 57 points or 0.18 percent at 32,458 after ending...
Employees at Bombardier Inc.'s aerospace plant in Toronto plan to walk out of the facility on Wednesday morning. The move is an attempt to put pressure on Boeing Co. to drop a trade complaint against the Canadian plane and train maker.
Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Acceleron Pharma's public offering; pre-market approval of Abiomed's Impella RP heart pump; FDA panel review of Aerie's Rhopressa; NASDAQ notification for Intellipharmaceutics; positive data from Karyopharm's phase II/III SEAL study and Pfizer's suit against Johnson & Johnson. More
The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of September 20, 2017. More
burger-flipping-robot-091917.jpg Burger flipping robot "Flippy" is the new attraction at Caliburger restaurant at its Pasadena location. Basically Flippy is an industrial robotic arm replacing clasping claw with a spinning spatula.
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Economic Calendar
09/21/17 Interest Rate Decision- South Africa
09/21/17 Monetary Policy Meeting- South Africa
09/21/17 Interest Rate Decision- Philippines
09/21/17 Monetary Policy Meeting- Philippines
09/21/17 Unemployment RateAUG Netherland
09/21/17 M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)JUL Switzerland
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FDA Calendar
Event DateSymbolDrug NameEvent Name
12/03/17MYLMYL-1401O (BLA)FDA decision on MYL-1401O as a proposed biosimilar to Roche's Herceptin
11/29/17KITEAxicabtagene ciloleucel (KTE-C19) (BLA)FDA decision on KTE-C19 for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
11/16/17RARERecombinant human beta-glucuronidase (BLA)FDA decision on rhGUS for the treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis VII
11/10/17DVAXHEPLISAV-B (NDA resubmission)FDA decision on HEPLISAV-B for treatment of hepatitis B
11/09/17BMYSprycel (sNDA)FDA decision on Sprycel to treat children with Philadelphia chromosome-positive chronic phase chronic myeloid leukemia
Complete FDA Calendar