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Miners fall on Chinese concerns while Pharmaceutical deal activities raise FTSE
After the Easter break, the number of deals in the pharmaceutical sector have aggravated the UK market. After reports of a $100bn takeoverapproach from Pfizer, a 7% rise is seen in AstraZeneca shares.Also, a 4% rise in GlaxoSmithkline (the complicated asset swap with Novartis) has helped lift the FTSE 100. Shire is the rumored candidate that is sharply budding up in the market adding 125p or 4% to £30.50. However, on the contraryBabcock International has dropped 9p to £12.07.
Election of Stable Government Could Push USD 30 billion M&A Deals in India
Market watchers opine that the Indian market for mergers and acquisitions is poised to witness increase momentum following the general elections that are currently underway in the world’s largest democracy. Analysts believe that post the general elections, the total value of M&A deals could well be over USD 30 billion, if a stable government is elected at the center in the current Lok Sabha polls. Experts predict the pace of inbound deals to be much higher following the elections
Beshear Promotes a Group to Boost Auto Industry in Kentucky
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Alibaba Founder Invests USD 531.78 in Financial Software Enterprise
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Rising Air Pollution Spur Chinese Citizens to Import Fresh Mountain Air in Vacuum Packed Bags
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8.2 Magnitude Earthquake in Chile Triggers Tsunami Warnings
A high magnitude earthquake that measured 8.2 richters struck off the coasts of Chile this Tuesday night. The earthquake caused landslides and triggered a small Tsunami on Chile’s coastline. The centre of the earthquake was about 60 miles northwest of the town Iquiqe. The hustle created by the earthquake also resulted in fleeing of more than 300 prisoners from a jail. This has led the military to take control over the town to prevent any mishaps. Emergency officials have reported
Apple Files Petition for Patent of Innovative Technology That Makes Texting While Walking Safer
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Telco Industry Demands More Deregulation
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Insulation Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019
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Asphalt Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019
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Roofing And Insulation Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2019
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Concrete Floor Coatings Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2013 - 2019
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