By Rogerio Jelmayer
SAO PAULO--Brazil's metalworkers union ended a 10-day strike at a unit of German auto maker Volkswagen AG (VOW.XE, VLKAY), after the company agreed to reverse the layoff of 800 employees.
By Sara Sjolin and Victor Reklaitis, MarketWatch
Germany's main stock benchmark jumped to an all-time intraday on Friday, as European stocks got a lift from U.S. stocks trading mostly in positive territory in morning action.
Celgene International Sàrl (NASDAQ: CELG), a wholly-owned subsidiary of
Celgene Corporation, today announced that the European Commission (EC)
has granted marketing authorisation for OTEZLA ® (apremilast),
the company’s oral selective inhibitor of phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4), in
two therapeutic indications: 1
“The approval of OTEZLA ® is an important new option for the
treatment of patients who are not experiencing adequate relief for their
Norwegian Cruise Line today announced a multitude of new partnerships
with leaders in the fields of dining, beverage and entertainment to
feature innovative branded experiences onboard Norwegian Escape.
By Brent Kendall and Annie Gasparro
The Federal Trade Commission is nearing the finish line in its yearlong consideration of whether to allow the proposed merger of rival food-service companies Sysco Corp.
Invacare Corporation (NYSE: IVC) (''Invacare'' or the ''Company'')
announced today the completion of a new Revolving Credit and Security
Agreement establishing a $100 million asset-based lending (ABL) senior
secured credit facility maturing in January 2018.
Mavenir Systems® (NYSE:MVNR), a leading provider of software-based
networking solutions, today announced that it has completed its
acquisition of Ulticom, Inc.
Through this acquisition, Mavenir enhances its portfolio of next
generation software products and solutions to include a scalable,
virtualized Diameter Signaling Controller (DSC), an increasingly
critical network element which efficiently scales mobile operator
networks and securely provides interoperable 4G LTE and Voice over LTE
Liberty Broadband Corporation (NASDAQ: LBRDA, LBRDK) (“Liberty
Broadband”) announced today the completion of its rights offering, which
expired in accordance with its terms at 5:00 p.m., New York City time,
on January 9, 2015.
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The Swiss stock market was taking another beating on Friday, with the benchmark index heading for its worst week since 2008 in the wake of the Swiss National Bank's decision to scrap its currency cap.
By Christopher Bjork
MADRID--MADRID--Spanish oil company Repsol SA on Friday said it will abandon drilling off Canary islands, after an exploration found gas, but insufficient quantities for possible extraction.
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