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- Fox Business: GlaxoSmithKline on Friday announced that it has completed its acquisition of Human Genome Sciences for $3.6 billion
- Bloomberg: GlaxoSmithKline said it submitted two experimental melanoma medicines to regulators in the U.S. and Europe for approval following trials that it deemed successful two months ago
Royal Dutch Shell Plc
- stuff.co.nz: Shell made a profit of $162 million from its fields in Taranaki, New Zealand, last year, including the huge but ageing Maui and Kapuni gas fields
Taylor Wimpey PLC
- The Guardian: Taylor Wimpey and London & Quadrant have been picked to build 11,000 new houses in a project worth £300 million
Vodafone Group PLC
- Economic Times: Mobile phone companies, including Vodafone, plan to drag the Indian government to court over recent policy decisions related to the upcoming spectrum auctions
- Fox Business: Vodafone Group said on Friday that on 2 August it purchased 10.5 million of its ordinary shares on the London Stock Exchange via Citigroup Global Markets Ltd. at prices between 189.15 pence and 186.4 pence, which will be held in treasury
- Financial Times: Xstrata is set to report a sharp fall in first-half earnings, reigniting the debate around its valuation, as pressure on Glencore to improve its offer threatens the $60 billion merger between the two
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