PRESS DIGEST- British Business - April 24
April 24 The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.
Jan 13 Duke Energy Corp :
* Duke energy moving forward with permanent water solutions; details financial supplements
* Received preliminary approval from North Carolina department of environmental quality
* Duke energy-in preliminary approval, NCDEQ noted it will gather additional information about water quality standards and treatment systems
* Duke energy - NCDEQ preliminary approval for co's plans to offer new, permanent water supplies to eligible neighbors near its North Carolina coal plants Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
April 23 U.S. medical equipment supplier Becton Dickinson and Co will acquire C R Bard Inc, in a $24 billion cash-and-stock deal, adding Bard's devices to its portfolio in the high-growth sectors of oncology and surgery, both companies said on Sunday.