UPDATE 2-Britain fines Pfizer record $107 mln for huge drug price hike
* Drugmakers dispute decision and plan to appeal (Adds Flynn reaction, more on generic drug price controversy)
SHANGHAI, March 6 Ford Motor Co and its Chinese joint ventures sold 73,040 vehicles in China in February, up 67 percent from a year earlier, the U.S. automaker said on Thursday.
That follows a 53 percent year-on-year jump in January and 35 percent rise in December.
The company's sales in the first two months of the year came to 167,506 cars, up 59 percent from the same period a year earlier. ,
Ford's China sales is bolstered by continued strong demand for its Ford Focus, the best-selling nameplate in the country last year, as well as its Ford Mondeo.
Ford makes vehicles in China in partnership with Chongqing Changan Automobile Co Ltd and Jiangling Motors Corp .
TAIPEI, Dec 7 Taiwan's exports in November grew at their strongest pace in nearly four years, as global retailers stocked up on the island's hi-tech gadgets for the year-end shopping season, but analysts said momentum will fade as seasonal demand peaks.
JOHANNESBURG, Dec 7 South Africa's Steinhoff International is not looking at M&A deals in South America, the company's chief executive said on Wednesday, responding to a question about a possible acquisition of appliance maker Via Varejo in Brazil.