Wednesday , October 23 2019

Sanofi’s Zantac is being recalled in US, Canada on carcinogen concern

Bloomberg Sanofi is voluntarily recalling heartburn medication Zantac in the US and Canada amid worries that the medicine may be tainted with a compound that could cause cancer. The French pharma company’s announcement follows decisions from major drugstore operators in the US, including Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc and Walmart Inc, ...

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Brexit’s impact on world economy to be minimal, says Mervyn King

Bloomberg Brexit won’t have a big impact on the European or global economies, former Bank of England governor Mervyn King said, offering a counterpoint to persistent concerns by global policy makers that the move could further dent already-weakening growth. “I don’t honestly believe that Brexit has any great significance even ...

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Kenya, Somalia say aid and trade to keep flowing despite border dispute

Bloomberg The finance ministers of Kenya and Somalia insist that a maritime-border dispute between the two nations won’t stop the cross-border flow of humanitarian aid and trade. The dispute about ownership of a 150,000 square-kilometre (58,000 square-mile) area off their Indian Ocean coastline has not caused any hostility between the ...

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