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Amicus Therapeutics (FOLD) and Scioderm, Inc. a privately-held biopharmaceutical company focused on developing therapies for treating diseases with high unmet need, have signed a definitive agreement under which Amicus will acquire 100% of the capital stock of Scioderm, Inc. Scioderm's lead product...

DaVita Kidney care, a division of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc. (DVA) announced it is forming a joint venture kidney care specialty hospital chain in Shandong province China. The agreement establishes DaVita (Shandong) Kidney Disease Hospital Co., Ltd., a first-of-its-kind renal dialysis joint venture...

Toshiba Corp. (TOSYY.PK, TOSBF.PK) announced it has decided to sell all the shares of Topcon Corp. held by Toshiba and its subsidiary, Toshiba Insurance Service Corp. or TISCO. The sale will be by way of secondary offering. Nomura Securities Co. Ltd. and Mizuho Securities Co. Ltd, the joint lead underwriters,...

Delek Group Ltd (DLKGF.PK), an Israel-based holding and management company, Monday reported that its second-quarter net income was NIS 22 million, compared with a net loss of NIS 600 million in the same period of last year. The improvement reflected increased contribution of Oil and Gas Exploration,...

Bertelsman reported that its first-half Group net income increased by more than 50 percent to 398 million euros from 257 million euros, prior year. Earnings before interest and taxes, or EBIT, was 670 million euros compared to 557 million euros. Group revenues from continuing operations rose 2.5...

American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL) Monday said it welcomes fellow oneworld alliance member and Pacific Joint Business partner Japan Airlines to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport or DFW with its return to service between Tokyo Narita or NRT and DFW starting November 30. American will add its code...

Abengoa SA (ABGD), a Spanish provider of technological solutions in the energy and environment sectors, Monday said it has been awarded sanitation works in Uruguay for $13 million. The company received the realization of new sanitation works in Ciudad de la Costa, Uruguay, for the state company Obras...

Bayer HealthCare (BAYZF.PK, BAYRY.PK, BYR.L) announced the expansion of the clinical development programme for its oral, non-steroidal mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist finerenone (BAY 94-8862) with three Phase III studies. The studies will investigate the efficacy and safety of finerenone in patients...

Shares of NeuroVive Pharmaceutical AB (NEVPF.PK) plunged around 40 percent in the early morning trade in Stockholm after the Swedish mitochondrial medicine company announced Monday that it will not pursue development of CicloMulsion in the indication of acute myocardial infarction or AMI. The company...

Alfa Laval (ALFA.ST), engaged in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling, Monday said it has won approximately 60 million Swedish kronor worth order from a multinational brewery group, to supply a process solution for one of its plants in India. The order is booked in the Food Technology...

Razorfish Global, a part of Publicis Groupe (PGPEF.PK, PUBGY.PK), announced the acquisition of Sydney-based 2DataFish, an Adobe data analytics and marketing optimisation consultancy in Australia and APAC. Razorfish Global, part of the Publicis.Sapient platform, is a network of leading digital agencies...

Platts, an energy, metals, petrochemicals and agriculture information provider, Monday said the Singapore Exchange or SGX is utilizing the Platts 62.5 percent Iron Ore (Fe) China Spot Lump Premium assessment as the settlement basis for its new swap and futures contracts launched today. Lump iron ore...

Ipsen (IPSEY.PK) announced that The Lancet Neurology has published online the detailed results from the Ipsen sponsored phase III randomized study (NCT01313299) showing the efficacy and safety of Dysport in post-stroke or traumatic brain injury patients with upper limb spasticity. The international...

Platts, an energy, metals, petrochemicals and agriculture information provider, Monday said it has launched a new analysis platform, China Oil Analytics, which forecasts key supply and demand dynamics of domestic oil and petroleum markets in China. London-based Platts, a division of financial intelligence...

Belgian biopharmaceutical company Celyad SA (CYAD) announced that it has entered into a new collaboration and distribution agreement with its Hong-Kong based partner, Medisun International Ltd. The license agreement confirms Celyad's intention to expand the global footprint of its lead cardiac disease...

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