GlaxoSmithKline PLC (GSK.L)
BRIEF-Kuehne und Nagel and GlaxoSmithKline expand partnership with new UK domestic distribution contract
* KUEHNE + NAGEL AND GLAXOSMITHKLINE EXPAND PARTNERSHIP WITH NEW UK DOMESTIC DISTRIBUTION CONTRACT Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Gdynia Newsroom)
May 12 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Friday:
LONDON British fund manager Neil Woodford said on Friday he had sold out of pharma company GlaxoSmithKline after a "frustrating" stint as an investor spanning more than 15 years.
* Buys into 'well-managed' Lloyds Banking Group (Adds Glaxo statement)
LONDON, May 12 High-profile British fund manager Neil Woodford said on Friday he had sold out of pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline after holding shares in the company for more than 15 years.
LONDON GlaxoSmithKline is likely to escape generic competition to its blockbuster lung drug Advair in the United States this year, after a second application for a cut-price equivalent form of the medicine was turned down by U.S. regulators.
LONDON, May 11 Hikma Pharmaceuticals said on Thursday that U.S. regulators had decided not to approve its generic copy of GlaxoSmithKline's blockbuster lung drug Advair at this time, due to 'major' issues with its application.
May 11 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 11 points lower on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures up 0.05 percent ahead of the cash market open.
May 11 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 11 points lower on Thursday, according to financial bookmakers. * BHP: Workers at BHP Billiton's, Cerro Colorado copper mine in Chile will strike for 24 hours in the coming weeks to protest recent layoffs and the company's general attitude toward miners, the main union told Reuters on Wednesday. * MYLAN/GLAXO: Generic drug maker Mylan NV on Wednesday said it disagrees with the reasoning behind the U.S. Food and Drug Ad
* Announced positive results from innovative Salford Lung Study (SLS) in asthma