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India's Fortis investors oust fourth director

Investors in India's Fortis Healthcare Ltd voted out a fourth director from the hospital operator's board, it said on Wednesday, expressing displeasure over the company's handling of offers of investment.

Exclusive: HCA, KKR team up for Envision bid - sources

U.S. hospital operator HCA Healthcare Inc and private equity firm KKR & Co have joined forces to make an offer for U.S. physician services provider Envision Healthcare Corp , people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

Fresenius CEO defends canceled Akorn deal

Fresenius SE's chief executive has defended the company's decision to pull out of a planned $4.8 billion takeover of Akorn , saying it was the only option after uncovering data integrity breaches at the U.S drugmaker.