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Daimler recalls hundreds of thousands of Mercedes-Benz diesel vehicles

12 Oct 2019

FRANKFURT German carmaker Daimler is recalling hundreds of thousands of Mercedes-Benz vehicles including Sprinter van models over diesel emissions issues.

Uniper says needs more answers from suitor Fortum

10 Oct 2019

FRANKFURT Uniper said on Thursday its suitor, Finnish utility Fortum , had yet to address a range of questions from the German energy firm's management to convince it to support a takeover deal.

Results of GSK and AstraZeneca trials may widen ovarian cancer drug use

01 Oct 2019

BARCELONA GlaxoSmithKline and AstraZeneca both reported trial results that will likely make their competing drugs available to a wider group of ovarian cancer patients, possibly helping GSK catch its rival in a highly contested drug class.

AstraZeneca strengthens Lynparza push with prostate cancer data

30 Sep 2019

BARCELONA, Sept 30 AstraZeneca presented results on Monday for a trial of its Lynparza drug against prostate cancer, which it hopes could lead to wider regulatory approval for the treatment for use against more forms of the disease.

UPDATE 1-Results of GSK and AstraZeneca trials may widen ovarian cancer drug use

28 Sep 2019

* Companies to discuss results with healthcare regulators (Adds details on patient subgroup, sales estimates)

Separate GSK, AstraZeneca trial results may widen ovarian cancer drug use

28 Sep 2019

BARCELONA, Sept 28 GlaxoSmithKline and AstraZeneca both reported trial results that will likely make their competing drugs available to a wider group of ovarian cancer patients, possibly helping GSK catch its rival in a highly contested drug class.

GSK, AstraZeneca rivalry takes center stage at cancer conference

26 Sep 2019

GlaxoSmithKline and AstraZeneca will each present trial data on a promising new class of drugs against ovarian cancer on Saturday as Britain's top drugmakers compete to burnish their oncology credentials.

German prosecutors indict top VW bosses over emissions scandal

24 Sep 2019

FRANKFURT German prosecutors have accused Volkswagen's CEO of holding back market-moving information on rigged emissions tests four years ago, raising the prospect of fresh upheaval at the carmaker just as it tries to reinvent itself as a champion of clean driving. | Video

K+S cuts output, sees lower earnings on weak potash demand

23 Sep 2019

FRANKFURT German mineral miner K+S will cut production of potash fertilisers, dragging core earnings lower, as a halt imposed by China on potash imports dampens global markets.

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