Apple has shipped the most number of smartphones in China, over taking Samsung.
Overshadowed by its rival Alibaba, JD has emerged as China's other online goliath by carving out its own distinct identity.
Nelson Peltz's hedge fund cut its Family Dollar Stores stake by 66 percent, according to an SEC filing.
Novartis forecast sales and profits to grow at a faster pace this year driven by recent drug successes and its portfolio overhaul.
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