Ford Government’s health privatization comments “outrageous, and foolhardy”, raising red-flags about backroom deal making

Article content Attn: Assignment Editor MEDIA ADVISORY:Press Conference Monday Morning TORONTO, Aug. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Ontario Health Coalition is at its highest level of alert as a result of the Ford government’s statements about their plans to privatize public health care services this week, warning that the government’s statements reveal they are … Read more

EVgo inks supply deal with Delta Electronics to advance nationwide access to EV charging

Lemon_tm EVgo Inc. (NASDAQ:EVGO) announced that it has entered into a new supply agreement with Delta Electronics to help mitigate supply chain risk and support fast charging deployment targets. Under the agreement, Delta will supply EVgo (EVGO) with 1,000 fast chargers with up to 350kW power output to help supports EVgo’s new project with General … Read more

Flush with cash, Pfizer buys Global Blood Therapeutics in $5.4 bln deal

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Mrinalika Roy and Michael Erman Article content Pfizer Inc on Monday agreed to pay $5.4 billion in cash for sickle cell disease drugmaker Global Blood Therapeutics, as it looks to capitalize on a surge in revenue from its COVID-19 vaccine and treatment. Pfizer will pay … Read more

UPS near deal to buy Italian healthcare logistics provider Bomi – WSJ (NYSE:UPS)

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images News United Parcel Services (NYSE:UPS) is nearing a deal to acquire Italian healthcare logistics company Bomi Group for several hundred million dollars, The Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. The deal could be finalized as soon as Monday assuming the talks do not break down at the last minute, according to the report. … Read more

Senate Democrats approve big Biden deal worth $740 bn; House to vote next

Democrats pushed their election-year economic package to Senate passage Sunday, a hard-fought compromise less ambitious than President Joe Biden’s original domestic vision but one that still meets deep-rooted party goals of slowing global warming, moderating pharmaceutical costs and taxing immense corporations. The estimated $740 billion package heads next to … Read more

Macquarie Nears $2.5 Billion Deal for Suez’s UK Waste Arm

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Veolia Environnement SA is nearing a deal to sell Suez SA’s UK waste business to Macquarie Group Ltd. for about 2.5 billion euros ($2.5 billion) to resolve antitrust concerns, people with knowledge of the matter said. Author of the article: Bloomberg News Francois de Beaupuy and Aaron Kirchfeld Garbage trucks … Read more

UK to review Macquarie’s £4.2bn deal for National Grid’s gas transmission business

The UK government is to review a £4.2bn foreign takeover of a key part of the country’s gas infrastructure amid increased concerns about energy security. The sale of a 60 per cent stake in National Grid’s gas transmission business to an international consortium led by Australia’s Macquarie, the world’s largest infrastructure investor, is to be … Read more

Ukraine Wants Ship Safe Passage Deal Extended Beyond Grain to Other Cargoes

Three grain ships left Ukrainian ports on Friday while the first inbound cargo vessel since Russia’s invasion was due in Ukraine later in the day to load, as Kyiv called for the safe passage deal to be extended to other cargoes such as metals. The July 22 deal marked a rare diplomatic breakthrough as war … Read more

No proposal for bilateral trade deal with Afghanistan: MoS Muraleedharan

Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs V Muraleedharan on Friday rejected any claims that India is in talks with a bilateral trade agreement with Afghanistan for the import of Lithium. “There is no proposal for such a bilateral trade agreement with Afghanistan,” said Muraleedharan in response to an … Read more

Tim Hortons’ privacy breach settlement called ‘sweet deal’

Breadcrumb Trail Links Retail & Marketing News FP Economy Lawyers in the class action suit say it was the best option available The class-action lawsuit against Tim Hortons stems from a Financial Post story in 2020 by journalist James McLeod, who found the Tims app had been tracking his movements so closely that it knew … Read more