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Swissinfo
Actelion Joins Chorus of Drugmakers Concerned About `Brexit'(Bloomberg) -- A U.K. decision to leave the European Union would hurt the pharm
Actelion Joins Chorus of Drugmakers Concerned About `Brexit'
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- A U.K. decision to leave the European Union would hurt the pharmaceutical industry over the long term, Actelion Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Jean-Paul Clozel said. Britain “has always been a country very important for research, for... Read more
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The News & Observer
GSK Q4 earnings beat Wall Street expectations | News & Observer February 3, 2016 5:56 PM Fourth quarter and full-year re
GSK Q4 earnings beat Wall Street expectations
The News & Observer / Posted 8 days ago
| News & Observer February 3, 2016 5:56 PM Fourth quarter and full-year revenue increased Sales of its asthma treatment Advair rose 2% but are projected... Read more
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express
Ford, Glaxo, Hargreaves Lansdown and LloydsCity news: FORD is to cut jobs across Europe as it steps up a £137million eff
Ford, Glaxo, Hargreaves Lansdown and Lloyds
express / Posted 8 days ago
City news: FORD is to cut jobs across Europe as it steps up a £137million efficiency drive. Ford employ nearly 14,000 people in the UK Ford wields axe in Europe The car maker, which employs nearly... Read more
8d
The Irish Times
GSK chief asks for three years for profit increaseGlaxoSmithKline chief executive Andrew Witty asked investors to give him three
GSK chief asks for three years for profit increase
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
GlaxoSmithKline chief executive Andrew Witty asked investors to give him three years to improve profitability at the biggest UK pharmaceutical company’s consumer-health unit. The company, which created a joint venture with Novartis for... Read more
8d
Market Watch
Investor fears eased as Glaxo results solidLONDON-- GlaxoSmithKline PLC Wednesday posted fourth-quarter revenue and profit
Investor fears eased as Glaxo results solid
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
LONDON-- GlaxoSmithKline PLC Wednesday posted fourth-quarter revenue and profit in line with analyst expectations and reinforced guidance that earnings would grow strongly in 2016, sending its shares higher. Glaxo, based in the London suburb of... Read more
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Perth Now
GSK posts $A876m loss British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG4
GSK posts $A876m loss
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG428 million ($A876 million) for the fourth quarter of 2015 - compared with a profit of over STG1 billion for the same period a year earlier - as the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
GSK posts $A876m loss British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG4
GSK posts $A876m loss
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG428 million ($A876 million) for the fourth quarter of 2015 - compared with a profit of over STG1 billion for the same period a year earlier - as the... Read more
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Herald Sun
GSK posts $A876m loss British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG4
GSK posts $A876m loss
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG428 million ($A876 million) for the fourth quarter of 2015 - compared with a profit of over STG1 billion for the same period a year earlier - as the... Read more
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Weekly Times
GSK posts $A876m loss British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG4
GSK posts $A876m loss
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG428 million ($A876 million) for the fourth quarter of 2015 - compared with a profit of over STG1 billion for the same period a year earlier - as the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
GSK posts $A876m loss British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG4
GSK posts $A876m loss
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
British-based pharmaceuticals giant GlaxoSmithKline has posted a loss of STG428 million ($A876 million) for the fourth quarter of 2015 - compared with a profit of over STG1 billion for the same period a year earlier - as the... Read more
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9d
Swissinfo
Big pharma’s business model under the microscopeIt is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on
Big pharma’s business model under the microscope
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
It is only permitted to use a hyperlink to specific SWI swissinfo.ch content on the website of the party requesting the content or the website of a third party. The framing of content from SWI swissinfo.ch is only allowed if it is unchanged, without... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The 3 Most Important Numbers When GlaxoSmithKline Reports Its Fourth-Quarter ResultsImage source: GlaxoSmithKline. Among Big Pharma, no drugmaker in particular ha
The 3 Most Important Numbers When GlaxoSmithKline Reports Its Fourth-Quarter Results
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Image source: GlaxoSmithKline. Among Big Pharma, no drugmaker in particular has been given a reprieve from the patent cliff. However, U.K.-based GlaxoSmithKline was just late to the party. Whereas most of GlaxoSmithKline's peers dealt with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Is Another Big Transformation on the Way for GlaxoSmithKline?Image source: Flickr user Nguyen Hung Vu. Although 2015 wasn't a particularly
Is Another Big Transformation on the Way for GlaxoSmithKline?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
Image source: Flickr user Nguyen Hung Vu. Although 2015 wasn't a particularly strong year for U.K.-based pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline , with its stock dipping by a tad over 5%, it was nonetheless a transformative year for the... Read more
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Yahoo News
Drug firms ask governments to do more in fight against superbugs Test tubes filled with samples of bacteria to be tested are seen at the Healt
Drug firms ask governments to do more in fight against superbugs
Yahoo News / Posted 21 days ago
Test tubes filled with samples of bacteria to be tested are seen at the Health Protection Agency in north … DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - More than 80 international drug and biotech... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Drug firms ask governments to do more in fight against superbugsDAVOS, Switzerland: More than 80 international drug and biotech firms urged gov
Drug firms ask governments to do more in fight against superbugs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
DAVOS, Switzerland: More than 80 international drug and biotech firms urged governments to work with them to combat drug-resistant superbugs which could kill tens of millions of people within decades unless progress is made and new antibiotics... Read more
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21d
Channel NewsAsia
GSK chief reiterates standalone consumer unit is an optionDAVOS, Switzerland: GlaxoSmithKline's chief executive, under pressure from some
GSK chief reiterates standalone consumer unit is an option
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 21 days ago
DAVOS, Switzerland: GlaxoSmithKline's chief executive, under pressure from some investors to break up the group, said on Thursday the drugmaker's large consumer healthcare unit had the potential to be a standalone unit at some stage. "For the first... Read more
21d
Zero Hedge
US Equity Futures Fail To Sustain Bounce; Resume Slide On Oil FearsThings are looking increasingly shaky for central planners around the globe. A
US Equity Futures Fail To Sustain Bounce; Resume Slide On Oil Fears
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
Things are looking increasingly shaky for central planners around the globe. After yesterday's dramatic rout in US equities, which was saved toward the end of trading by a "dash for trash" short squeeze in which several repo desks unleashed forced... Read more
21d
Evening Standard
Five charged with trying to steal GSK trade secretsTwo former workers for drugs giant GlaxoSmithKline and three others have been c
Five charged with trying to steal GSK trade secrets
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
Two former workers for drugs giant GlaxoSmithKline and three others have been charged with attempting to steal secrets and sell them to China. The five were charged in the US late on Wednesday, with charges including conspiracy to steal trade... Read more
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Swissinfo
Cameron Takes ‘Brexit’ Referendum Push to Executives in Davos(Bloomberg) -- U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron will lobby business and politi
Cameron Takes ‘Brexit’ Referendum Push to Executives in Davos
Swissinfo / Posted 21 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron will lobby business and political leaders in Davos ahead of the referendum on so-called Brexit as Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and GlaxoSmithKline Plc rallied behind the push to keep Britain in the... Read more
21d
Streatham Guardian
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Streatham Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Harrow Times
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Harrow Times / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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This is West Country
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
This is West Country / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Gazette News
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Gazette News / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Bolton News
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Bolton News / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration Scores of firms and pharmaceutical giants jointly declared the need to tackle
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
Scores of firms and pharmaceutical giants jointly declared the need to tackle resistance to antibiotics More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Croydon Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Northern Echo
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationEstimates for the EU showed there are 400,000 cases of reported antibiotic-resi
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Northern Echo / Posted 21 days ago
Estimates for the EU showed there are 400,000 cases of reported antibiotic-resistant infections each year, with 25,000 deaths. Drug-resistant infections could kill an extra 10 million people across the world every year by 2050 if they are not... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Kingston Guardian / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
109 related stories
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Oxford Mail
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Oxford Mail / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
109 related stories
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Bury Times
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Bury Times / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
109 related stories
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Gazette
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
109 related stories
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guardian-series
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declarationMore than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on
'Superbugs' must be fought by governments and industry, urges declaration
guardian-series / Posted 21 days ago
More than 80 firms and pharmaceutical giants have issued a joint declaration on the need to tackle antibiotic resistance. The declaration is being launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos and calls on governments and industry to work together... Read more
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iol.co.za
Glaxo may consider spinoffsLondon - GlaxoSmithKline Chief Executive Officer Andrew Witty is willing to con
Glaxo may consider spinoffs
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
London - GlaxoSmithKline Chief Executive Officer Andrew Witty is willing to consider suggestions made by investors to break up the company - although it may not happen for at least a year or two. A deal with Novartis AG that closed in March created... Read more

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