Europe's healthcare regulator has endorsed using dexamethasone to treat COVID-19 patients with breathing difficulties, paving the way for the steroid to become the region's second approved treatment for the respiratory illness.
Construction groups Galliford Try and Redrow on Wednesday pledged to resume shareholder payouts in fiscal 2021 as construction demand picked up following the lifting of coronavirus lockdowns.
Sept 16 Construction groups Galliford Try
and Redrow on Wednesday pledged to resume
shareholder payouts in fiscal 2021 as construction demand picked
up following the lifting of coronavirus lockdowns.
Life and general insurer Aviva is offloading its Singapore business to a consortium led by Singapore Life, for S$2.7 billion ($1.98 billion), as the London-listed firm sharpens its focus on Britain, Ireland and Canada.
British engineering company Meggitt cancelled its interim dividend on Tuesday as it posted a 37% drop in first-half profit after the coronavirus crisis hit its business supplying parts to aerospace manufacturers.
LONDON CVC Capital Partners has no plans to launch a takeover bid for British outsourcer Capita and is only looking at specific units the company is hiving off, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
AstraZeneca has expanded its agreement with cell therapy firm Oxford Biomedica to mass-produce its COVID-19 potential vaccine, as it looks to scale-up supply ahead of a possible U.S. fast-track approval. | Video
British drugmaker AstraZeneca has begun testing an antibody-based cocktail for the prevention and treatment of COVID-19, adding to recent signs of progress on possible medical solutions to the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. | Video