Shire board says it favours US$64b Takeda takeover bid
TOKYO: The board of Irish pharmaceutical company Shire will recommend a new £46 billion (US$64 billion) takeover bid by Japanese firm Takeda to its shareholders, it said in a statement released on Tuesday (Apr 24) night.
It said it was "willing to recommend the revised proposal to Shire ...
KUALA LUMPUR: The government has announced steps to empower Parliament and limit the power of the prime minister (PM) over two key agencies crucial in fighting corruption, namely the National Audit Department (NAD) and the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).
Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said the plan is to set up bipartisan parliamentary select committees to ensure the autonomy of the agencies.
As Facebook is putting more resources behind its video content, the company announced today that it is 'acquihiring' a small Utah startup that specializes in adding social features to video.
Vidpresso, headquartered in Ogden, Utah, is selling its technology to Facebook, and Facebook is taking on its seven-person team.
Visor has raised $4.7 million for its artificial intelligence system that analyzes Overwatch gameplay in real-time and offers instant advice on how gamers can do better. Visor is unveiling an open beta version of the platform, which aims to sharpen the skills of everyday gamers so that they can have more fun, without ever leaving […]