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Botox maker Allergan to axe 250 vacant posts

Jul 21 2014 18:30

Botox maker Allergan plans to eliminate about 250 vacant positions in a restructuring that will streamline its business as it fights a takeover bid.


AbbVie buys drugmaker Shire for $54bn

Jul 18 2014 19:15

Shire Pharmaceuticals has accepted a takeover bid from AbbVie, the two companies in a deal aimed at slashing the US giant's tax bill.


China to hold public trial for GSK

Jul 18 2014 09:05

China will publicly prosecute a foreign couple linked to drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline on charges of illegally obtaining private information, reports say.


Pharma giant Novartis' profits soars

Jul 17 2014 09:43

Swiss pharmaceutical giant Novartis says its net profits for the first half have shot up by 13%, and has stuck by its forecast of continued sales growth.


AbbVie forced to retract claims of Shire

Jul 09 2014 16:30

US drugmaker AbbVie has been forced to retract comments by its chief executive about shareholder support for its $51bn bid for Shire after being caught out.


EU regulators fine drug firms

Jul 09 2014 13:30

European Union antitrust regulators have fined French drugmaker Servier, Israel's Teva and four others a total of €428m for blocking cheaper generic medicine.


How to fix a broken market in antibiotics

Jul 06 2014 17:15

The drug market needs a new business model that rewards firms for developing new antibiotics, according to academic and industry experts.


China to try GSK-linked investigator in secret

Jul 03 2014 11:45

The trial of a British corporate investigator arrested a year ago after doing work for GlaxoSmithKline will be closed to the public.


GSK confirms existence of sex tape

Jun 30 2014 16:53

British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline has confirmed the existence of a sex tape, which emerged just before Beijing launched a bribery probe into the company.


Sex video: New twist in GSK bribery scandal

Jun 30 2014 09:24

GlaxoSmithKline has confirmed the existence of a video recording of its former China head who is at the heart of a probe that has damaged the drugmaker's business.



Ascendis R200m BEE deal empowers mineworkers

Jun 27 2014 11:31

Ascendis Health, the third largest pharmaceuticals company on the JSE, has concluded a BEE agreement with the Mineworkers Investment Company.


Govt awards R345m contract to Cipla

Jun 26 2014 12:24

The government has awarded Cipla a R345m share in the national respiratory tender as South Africa seeks to cut high asthma mortality rates.

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