Nov 26- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration rejected Avanir Pharmaceuticals Inc's migraine drug device, a few weeks after the regulator had raised questions regarding some data submitted as part of the marketing application. Earlier this month the FDA had asked Avanir to assess the root cause of errors observed in the data from the drugmaker's human factors...» Read More
The Export Import Bank is in the headlines this week, partly due to a debate over the government's role in singling out companies for loans.
WASHINGTON, June 24- A GlaxoSmithKline Plc plant in Canada that makes the flu vaccine Flulaval has been cited by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for failing to meet quality control standards.
WASHINGTON, June 24- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has warned GlaxoSmithKline Plc that one of its plants in Canada violated quality control standards during the manufacture of its influenza vaccine Flulaval.
*Sterling weaker after Bank of England comments. NEW YORK, June 24- The U.S. dollar edged higher on Tuesday after stronger-than-expected U.S. housing and consumer confidence data increased expectations of a more hawkish tone from the Federal Reserve.
June 24- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said an unit of GlaxoSmithKline Plc violated quality requirements during the manufacture of influenza vaccine Flulaval. In a warning letter, the FDA said the company had failed to take appropriate steps to prevent microbiological contamination of drugs, among other violations.
WASHINGTON, June 24- The U.S. economy is approaching the Fed's economic targets faster than expected and might push the central bank to accelerate plans to increase interest rates, Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Plosser said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK- Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser speaks on the economic outlook and monetary policy before the Economic Club of New York- 1205 GMT.
A U.S. Senate panel asked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to explain the breach that exposed many to live anthrax, a deadly pathogen.
A government agency is claiming that the VA's own investigation of itself holds contradictions, CNBC has learned.
June 23- AstraZeneca Plc's experimental ovarian cancer drug, olaparib, showed an 83 percent reduction in the risk of disease progression, but a U.S. Food and Drug Administration staff review has questioned whether the result could be reproduced.
The U.S. is looking into allowing all of its veterans who served honorably to shop online at exchanges that sell discounted, name-brand goods.
WASHINGTON, June 20- The fourth of six U.S. test sites chosen to perform research on unmanned aircraft systems, or drones, has started operations in Texas to study weather patterns, among other things, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Friday.
The FDA said that while testosterone products already carry a warning about the risk of clots related to a condition that sometimes occurs with testosterone treatment, the latest reports of clots were unrelated to that condition, called polycythemia.
NEW YORK, June 20- Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen signaled that rational exuberance is just fine.
NEW YORK, June 19- The S&P 500 ended at another record high on Thursday, extending gains for a fifth day on investors' optimism that the Federal Reserve will keep interest rates low for a long period of time.
NEW YORK, June 19- The U.S. dollar fell on Thursday a day after the Federal Reserve signaled it will stick with near-zero interest rate policy to support the world's biggest economy, disappointing traders who had bet on hints of policy tightening.
*Sterling rises to highest vs dollar since Oct 2008. NEW YORK, June 19- The U.S. dollar fell on Thursday a day after the Federal Reserve signaled it will stick with near-zero interest rate policy to support the world's biggest economy, disappointing traders who had bet on hints of policy tightening.
LONDON, June 19- Gold jumped to a four-week high on Thursday as the dollar fell after the Federal Reserve said it remained committed to accommodative measures and low interest rates, while platinum rose as new hurdles emerged in settling South Africa's mining strike.
*Fed to buy $2.25 bln- $2.75 bln notes due 2021-2024. NEW YORK, June 19- U.S. "There was some hope that they would be more hawkish, but they are ignoring the uptick in inflation," said Charles Comiskey, head of Treasuries trading at Bank of Nova Scotia in New York.
LONDON, June 19- Gold gained on Thursday on a lower dollar after the Federal Reserve said it remained committed to accommodative measures and low interest rates, while platinum rose as new hurdles emerged in settling South Africa's mining strike.