Valeant drugs lead steep price increases Valeant and other drug companies have drawn scrutiny from Congress, hospitals and patients for sharply increasing their prices, the NYT reports.
Source: The New York Times
| By: Andrew Pollack
European shares lifted by weaker euro, higher dividends *Higher dividends lift Metro, LafargeHolcim. *Abengoa insolvency weighs on IBEX. MILAN/ LONDON, Nov 25- European shares rose sharply on Wednesday, helped by a lower euro and announcements from Metro and LafargeHolcim that they will pay more cash to investors through dividends.
A look at the hot toys for holiday 2015 The Associated Press has compiled a list of some of this year's expected hot toys and trends for 2015:. —The Black Series Kylo Ren Force FX Lightsaber by Hasbro: toy weapon makes light and sound effects. —BladeBuilders Jedi Master Lightsaber set from Hasbro: system allows kids to customize weapons.
Source: The Associated Press
| By: The Associated Press
UPDATE 1-Herbalife, CEO prevail in 'pyramid scheme' lawsuit *No showing that Herbalife intended to defraud. *William Ackman made $1 billion bet against Herbalife. The lawsuit is separate from the campaign against Herbalife by billionaire activist investor William Ackman of Pershing Square Capital Management LP, who in December 2012 announced a $1 billion bet against the Los Angeles- based company.
| By: Jonathan Stempel
Oman completes $4.5 bln contract talks for plastics complex A joint venture of Chicago Bridge& Iron Co of the United States and Taiwan's CTCI will be awarded the contract for a steam cracker and utilities, ORPIC said. In a separate statement, Chicago Bridge& Iron said that contract would be worth about $2.8 billion. Italy's Tecnimont will win a contract for plastics units, South Korea's GS Engineering and Construction and...
Hong Kong's SCMP Group confirms approached about possible sale of media assets SINGAPORE, Nov 25- SCMP Group Ltd, publisher of Hong Kong's South China Morning Post, has been approached by a third party that is potentially interested in acquiring its media assets, days after reports that Alibaba's Jack Ma was in talks to buy a stake. On Monday, Bloomberg had reported that Ma, founder and executive chairman of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba...