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Anglo-Australian mining giant BHP Billiton plc (BHP.AX, BLT.L, BBL, BHP) reported Tuesday a profit in its first half, compared to last year's hefty loss on sharply lower one charges. Underlying EBITDA, a key earnings metric, climbed 65 percent with higher...

The total value of construction work done in Australia was down a seasonally adjusted 0.2 percent on quarter in the fourth quarter of 2016, the Australian Bureau of Statistics said on Wednesday - coming in at A$46.263 billion. That missed forecasts...

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'...


Asian stock markets are mostly higher on Wednesday following the positive cues overnight from Wall Street. However, gains are modest as investors turned cautious ahead of the release of the U.S. Federal Reserve minutes later in the day. The Federal...

Pewdiepie-Disney-021417.jpg Disney has cut ties with YouTube Star Felix Kjellberg, better known as PewDiePie, after he posted anti-Semitic videos to his channel. Meanwhile, Google's YouTube has canceled the second season of PewDiePie's reality show "Scare PewDiePie". YouTube is also removing his channel from an elite Google Preferred ads program accessible to top creators.
stock-market-9_15Feb17.jpg European stocks are poised to open higher on Wednesday as investors bought back the U.S. dollar on Yellen's hawkish comments. The euro wallowed near a one-month low against the dollar after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left the door open for...
CreditAgricoleFY-021517.jpg French lender Credit Agricole Group, comprising Credit Agricole S.A. and Regional Banks, reported Wednesday a decline in its fourth-quarter profit, reflecting significant charges and weak revenues. Underlying profit, meanwhile, increased from last year, on tight cost control despite weakness in Regional Banks.
Stock-Market-500_15Feb17.jpg Asian stocks followed their U.S. peers higher to hit 19-month highs on Wednesday, after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen painted a largely upbeat picture of the world's largest economy during the first day of her two-day testimony and indicated the...
Trump-WH-022117.jpg The White House has hailed President Donald Trump's first month as one of "Achieving Results for the American People." A statement released by the Press Secretary on Monday, when the Trump administration completed a month in office, detailed a long...
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 are seen opening flat to slightly higher on Wednesday, a day after benchmark indexes Sensex and Nifty eked out modest gains to hit their highest level since September. Asian markets are mostly higher this morning after U.S. stocks rose again to reach fresh record closing highs overnight...
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) reported a profit for the fourth-quarter of fiscal year 2017 that declined 17.9 percent from last year, while quarterly revenue increased 1.0%. Excluding currency, total revenue was up 3.0%. Both adjusted earnings per share and adjusted revenues topped analysts' expectations.
Shares of Cellect Biotechnology Ltd. (APOP) rose over 15% on Tuesday, following positive final results from its clinical trial of ApoGraft in healthy donors. More
The FDA has turned down Amphastar's request seeking approval of intranasal Naloxone, proposed for the treatment of opioid addiction or overdose. 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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