JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA--(Marketwired - February 23, 2015) - AngloGold Ashanti (NYSE: AU) today posted its second consecutive growth in annual production alongside a 13% improvement in all-in sustaining costs, as it continued to focus on portfolio improvements and capital discipline.
By Cris Larano
MANILA--SM Prime Holdings Inc. (SMPH.PH) said Monday net profit in 2014 rose 13% on year to 18.4 billion pesos ($416 million), helped by its transformation into a full property-development group.
ZUG, Switzerland , February 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
New awareness materials posted on Shire.com highlight the challenging diagnosis journey many people with a rare disease face Average time to diagnosis for rare diseases is around 5 years and typically involves 2-3 misdiagnoses [1 ],[ 2 ] An accurate diagnosis may be the first step to improving the care for those living with a rare disease [1 ],[ 3 ] Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) today announced its support of Rare Disease Day 2015 by calling for improvements in the journey to diagnosis for those living with a rare disease.
By Russ Britt, MarketWatch
Moore, Redmayne are top actors; 'Budapest' wins four awards
LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) -- "Birdman," the quirky tale of a Hollywood action hero's attempt to make a comeback via the Broadway stage, was declared the best picture of 2014 at Sunday's Academy Awards, taking four prizes in all and eking out a victory over "Boyhood."
Eddie Redmayne, the British actor who took on the role of ALS-afflicted physicist Stephen Hawking, won the best-actor Oscar for "The Theory of Everything." Industry veteran Julianne Moore, a five-time nominee, won her first Oscar for playing a patient struck with early-onset Alzheimer's disease in the film "Still Alice."
"Birdman" director Alejandro Inarritu won the Oscar for best director, as well as best screenplay and best cinematography.
By Patrick McGroarty
JOHANNESBURG--AngloGold Ashanti Ltd.'s net profit in 2014 matched its results a year earlier, as the plunging gold price was offset by higher production and a cost-cutting campaign.
By Max Colchester
HSBC Holdings PLC's Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver was dragged Sunday into a tax-avoidance scandal swirling around the bank after a newspaper alleged that he had held funds in a Swiss account via a Panamanian company.
Veteran Hollywood actress Julianne Moore won the Oscar for best actress at Sunday's Academy Awards, for portraying an Alzheimer's patient in "Still Alice." Moore had been the favorite to win, having captured a number of honors leading up to the Oscar ceremony.
By Dhanya Ann Thoppil
BANGALORE, India--As its growth slows, India's technology services outsourcing industry is struggling to become less dependent on peddling the services of inexpensive programmers and trying to enter new businesses like off-the-shelf software and helping customers with big data and cloud computing.
21st Century Fox Inc. (FOX) (FOXA) has denied an earlier report that it had held initial talks for a possible purchase of cable operator Discovery Communications Inc. (DISCA) (DISCB) , Reuters said Monday.
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