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  1. Upstanding firm's love drug marks its 10th birthday with flying colours

    Posted Jul 19th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Viva Viagra! Congratulations Pfizer! This year marks the 10th anniversary of the introduction of the world's most famous love drug. Alas, the famous blue pill, which had ... in your hand is real, just see how the two labels- both with the Pfizer logo- on the box change colours. One goes from blue to purple when you look at it at a 45-degree angle; the other turns ...

  2. Business - Companies

    AstraZeneca rejects Pfizer’s take-it-or-leave-it offer

    Posted May 19th 2014, 07:07pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Rebuff to new offer angers some AstraZeneca shareholders Britain’s AstraZeneca on Monday rejected a sweetened and “final” offer from Pfizer, undermining the US drugmaker’s plan for a merger to create the world’s biggest pharmaceuticals group. The rebuff came nine hours after Pfizer said on Sunday it had raised its takeover offer to £55 a share, or around £70 ...

  3. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    Pfizer hints at better bid for Britain's AstraZeneca

    Posted May 14th 2014, 01:20am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London US drugmaker says increased offerpossible only if the British company agrees to merger talks,with the threat of a hostile bidalready looming Pfizer hints at better bid for AstraZeneca US drugmaker Pfizer hinted yesterday it could raise its US$106 billion offer if AstraZeneca would only engage in talks, as its boss was grilled by British lawmakers on his commitment ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Labour's Ed Miliband calls for inquiry into Pfizer bid for AstraZeneca

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:43am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Labour wants inquiry on Pfizer takeover bid Britain's opposition Labour party called yesterday for an inquiry into a potential takeover of British firm AstraZeneca by US drug maker Pfizer, accusing the government of "cheerleading" for a deal. AstraZeneca on Friday rejected a £63 billion (HK$823.67 billion) bid from Pfizer, which is expected ...

  5. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    Pfizer sweetens takeover bid for AstraZeneca

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 04:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London US pharmaceuticals giant increases takeover offer for British drug producer to US$106 billion, aimed at combining resources in research Pfizer sweetens AstraZeneca bid US pharmaceuticals giant Pfizer has raised its takeover offer for Britain's AstraZeneca to about US$106 billion, it said yesterday. The Viagra maker said in a statement it had ...

  6. Business - Companies - TAKEOVERS

    Pfizer pursues £58.8b takeover offer for AstraZeneca

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 01:15am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Paris Earlier rejection from AstraZeneca fails to sway US firm's interest in a deal that could be one of the largest in the pharmaceutical industry Pfizer pursues £58.8 b offer for U.K. rival Pfizer has proposed buying AstraZeneca for about £58.8 billion (HK$765.7 billion) and is still interested in a deal after the British company spurned the offer. Pfizer ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Pfizer trial shows experimental drug doubles time until breast cancer tumours grow worse

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:52pm by Reuters

    ... of an experimental Pfizer breast cancer drug nearly doubled the amount of time patients lived without their disease getting worse. However, overall survival has not yet been shown to be statistically significant, researchers said. Pharmaceutical company Pfizer’s Phase 2 study, involving women with the most common form of breast cancer, found that those treated with hormone drug letrozole, together ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - TAKEOVERS

    Wall Street baffled by Britain's takeover rules

    Posted May 30th 2014, 01:10am by BLOOM

    ... it's having the opposite effect. The stricter rules, in place since 2011, sowed confusion among traders and analysts during Pfizer's US$117 billion play for AstraZeneca this month. ... after Pfizer said it would not make a formal bid for AstraZeneca, ruling itself out of doing so for six months. While that so-called Rule 2.8 statement and the standstill period are both ...

  9. Small change for users of Viagra

    Posted Jul 14th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Drug maker Pfizer must be desperate. With the blockbuster Viagra going off patent soon and generic drug-making vultures waiting in the wings, it is trying to boost sales with every tacky advertising trick. So, guess what? Every pack of the sex drug now comes with three free chocolate-flavoured condoms, courtesy of Durex. 'Pfizer gives you three mid-summer ...

  10. Pfizer wins Viagra case in China

    Posted Dec 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Amy Gu Pfizer, the world's largest drugmaker, has won a court case against a mainland drugmaker and a drug store. The Jiangsu drugmaker and the Beijing drug store were ordered to stop producing and selling products under a brand similar to Viagra, the world's best-selling male-impotence treatment whose patent is owned by Pfizer. The drugmaker was ordered to pay Pfizer ...




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