The plant of General Electric in Birr, Switzerland. Reuters
"Day had been in excellent physical health for her age, until recently contracting a serious case of pneumonia, resulting in her death," the foundation said in an emailed statement.
Bayer has approached US pharma firm Elanco Animal Health to discuss a possible combination of their pet-health businesses to create an industry giant, three sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Walt Disney Co priced its highly anticipated streaming video service below Netflix in an aggressive move to challenge the dominant streaming service and entice families to buy yet another monthly subscription. Disney said its new family-friendly streaming service will cost $7 monthly or $70 annually with a slate of new and classic TV shows and movies from some of the world’s most popular entertainment franchises
The death toll from a massive explosion last week at a pesticide plant in eastern China rose to 78 on Monday, with 13 people listed as being critically injured, as the government again pledged stricter safely controls, state media reported.
Oil prices gained for a fourth straight session as data showed a drawdown in US crude stockpiles, adding to ongoing worries of tight supply, which have offset concerns over a weaker global economy and demand.
The partially convertible rupee ended at Rs78.9650/9750 per US dollar (Dhs21.49) after touching a lifetime low of Rs78.97. The currency had closed at Rs78.77 on Tuesday.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Dubai Council, launched ‘Dubai Global’, an initiative to establish 50 integrated