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Scot's National Drink, Now Available at 1,000 Pounds a Nip

...he Johnnie Walker company are both owned by drinks giant Diageo....

Boeing Unveils 'green' Dreamliner Passenger Jet

...e fixed on Boeing here Sunday when the US aircraft giant unveils its 787 Dreamliner , the "green" passenger jet it hopes will revolutionize air travel. The mid-sized plane, which seats up to 330 passengers and is capable of flying long-haul routes using up to 20 percent less fuel while pumping out fewer ...

Pfizer Says Nigerian Court Lacks Jurisdiction to Hear Drug Case

US drug giant Pfizer Wednesday asked a Nigerian court to strike out a lawsuit against it by a state government over a failed 1996 drug test, saying the court lacked jurisdiction to hear the case. Authorities in Kano, Nigeria's largest state, are seeking 2.75 bi...

NHSs Golden Handshake Shocks People

...untingdon and Peterborough Pacts to merge into one giant body and Mr. Town was seconded to oversee that merger. But, Peterborough PCT successfully fought to remain independent, as they did not want to be merged with the other trusts which were encumbered with millions in debt. This left the other three to...

Gadrasil Could Prove Effective in Men too

...on the planet. For manufacturer Merck & Co., the giant drug-maker that is still reeling from the recall of its once celebrated painkiller Vioxx, Gardasil is seen as something of a corporate life raft. Analysts say U.S. sales alone would top $1 billion US a year, assuming Gardasil becomes covered by pr...

Drug Firm on the Threshold of Developing Dengue Vaccine

A giant pharmaceutical firm is close to developing the world's first vaccine against dengue fever as Singapore and neighbouring countries battle outbreaks, a news report said Friday. Clinical tests on up to 3,000 people will begin by early next year in Th...

Tobacco Firm's Research Funds Spark Protest in SKorea

...g more than one million dollars from a US tobacco giant for research into smoking. Philip Morris International is conducting the research simultaneously in South Korea and Japan, said Jang In-Jin, a pharmacology professor at Seoul National University Hospital who heads the project. He said it also inv...

China Cracks the Whip Against Drug Manufacturers Who Fail Quality Norms

...eadlines in the western media, the emerging Asian giant has decided to crackdown. For starters it has suspended the sale of a drug used to treat acute leukemia and rheumatoid arthritis. In the past week alone, a former department head at the State Food and Drug Administration was sentenced to death on...

Armani to Launch First Spa in Tokyo

...d high fashion. The Armani Group is opening its giant Armani/Ginza Tower in Ginza, one of Tokyo's ritziest districts, as part of its strategy to lure customers in Japan, already the company's largest market. The 6,000 square-meter (65,000 square-foot) complex opening on November 8 will include a spa a...

McDonald's to Start Coffee Chain in Japan

...ers, has seen a rapid rise in coffeeshops since US giant Starbucks opened the chain's first store outside of North America in Tokyo in 1996. Several coffeeshop chains are now competing in Japan including Starbucks, fellow Seattle company Tully's Coffee and several local franchises....

Pfizer Says Nigeria Gave Approval for 1996 Drug Test

US drug giant Pfizer Thursday said it had got the go-ahead from Nigerian authorities before administering a drug that claimed the lives of 11 children in the northern Kano state in 1996. "We have written approvals from NAFDAC (Nigeria's drug agency), the federa...

Paris Set for Pedal Power Revolution

... to a deal between city hall and urban advertising giant JC Decaux, which is picking up the bill in exchange for exclusive rights to 1,600 hoardings across the city. It will even generate funds for the city, with a slice of ad revenue paid back into its coffers. Paris' strategy is to allay concerns -- ...

Japanese Soak in Their Noodles

...ith bath salt shaped like the dangling delicacy, a giant pair of chopsticks overhead and water the aroma of pepper. "The aroma of pepper is said to have the effects of refreshing your mind, warming your burned-out heart and inflaming your passion," explained a statement by spa complex Hakone Kowakien Yun...

British Government Has Funded to Develop green Car Made from Hemp

...ject between the environment department DEFRA, car giant Ford and growers Hemcore aims to create new materials based on plant fibres to replace metal and oil-based plastic components. According to the Sun, developers Qinetiq have already designed hemp replacements for the accelerator, brake and clutch pe...

Gardasil Could Be Effective, but Aggressive Marketing Raises Ethical Concerns

...es of Merck's HPV and Gardasil campaigns is the PR giant Edelman. The world's largest independent PR firm, Edelman boasts more than 2,100 employees working in 46 wholly owned offices worldwide, plus the additional resources of more than 50 affiliates. Apparently Merck is hoping that most, if not all th...

'Sweet Herb' may Be Green Gold for Paraguay

...e shrub. "Coca-Cola's announcement has sparked a giant interest," said Nelson Gonzalez, head of the stevia chamber of commerce, a trade group of producers under the aegis of Paraguay's ministry of industry. The market for stevia has grown in Argentina, Brazil and Ecuador in South America, as well as in...

Nigeria Files New Lawsuit Against Pfizer

...led a new lawsuit Friday against US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer claiming some 6.5 billion dollars in damages for deaths allegedly stemming from drug trials. Hours after dropping its original suit claiming seven billion dollars in damages, government lawyer Babatunde Irukera presented a new complaint to ...

Brit Women Opts for Fake Tan Than Exercise to Mask Their Worst Features

...selves if they look bronzed, a survey by Cosmetics giant Nivea has revealed. About six in 10 women felt that they could cover up their worst features by wearing a fake tan, the survey said. According to findings, Flabby tummies topped the self-loathing list, followed by fat thighs, sagging bottoms and ...

Smoking, Glucose Tolerance Level may Increase Rheumatoid Arthritis Risk

...d. These studies help us to add more pieces to the giant jigsaw of risk factors for one of the most common autoimmune diseases, affecting approximately 1% of adults worldwide," Bergstrom said. "We hope these findings will contribute to better understanding of future RA prevention and treatment. Whilst th...

Flower-power on a Plate in Paris

...re whipping up petals, such as Michelin three-star giant Yannick Alleno at the top-end Meurice hotel, or Jean-Franois Rouquette, chef at the Park Hyatt Paris. Rouquette offers diners a special "flower" menu featuring mussels with foie gras, saffron and nasturtiums, or an "avocado and crab fantasy" spiced...

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