Non-Cyclical Consumer Goods
NEW DELHI, March 9 - Indian politicians are expected to spend around $5 billion on campaigning for elections next month - a sum second only to the most expensive U.S. presidential campaign of all time - in a splurge that could give India's floundering economy a temporary boost.
SHANGHAI, March 9 - Unilever PLC has bought a majority stake in water purification company Qinyuan, its biggest Chinese acquisition in ten years, the consumer goods company said on Sunday without disclosing what it paid.
MUMBAI, March 8 - Indian drugmaker Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd, reeling under a flurry of regulatory rebukes due to manufacturing quality concerns, has recalled more than 64,000 bottles of the generic version of a cholesterol-lowering drug in the United States after doseage mix-up was detected.
LONDON, March 7 - A bee sting nearly killed Natalie Blyth in 2012 but the HSBC investment banker didn't take fright from the experience - she took inspiration from it.
LONDON, March 7 - Women in the world of finance must not be scared to look further afield if opportunities at their current employer dry up.
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