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Why Call of Duty: World War II’s India Price Comes as No Surprise | NDTV Gadgets360.com

Why Call of Duty: World War II’s India Price Comes as No Surprise | NDTV Gadgets360.com

This episode of Transition is all about gaming. We cover several topics including Activision’s India pricing strategy, Blizzard’s games being available in India, leaks on upcoming games such as the next Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry, apart from our thoughts on Bethesda’s new game Prey. Podcast regulars Rishi Alwani and Mikhail Madnani join host Pranay […]

Florida probes Tyson Foods, Pilgrim’s Pride on chicken pricing | Reuters

Florida probes Tyson Foods, Pilgrim’s Pride on chicken pricing | Reuters

Top U.S. chicken companies Tyson Foods Inc (TSN.N) and Pilgrim’s Pride Corp (PPC.O) said on Monday that Florida’s attorney general sought information from them regarding a probe into possible anticompetitive behavior, widening a legal review into chicken pricing. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi’s office has opened an investigation into allegations made in civil lawsuits, filed […]

Tea Prices: Specialty Up, Commodity Down | World Tea News

Tea Prices: Specialty Up, Commodity Down | World Tea News

Rising labor expense and unpredictable weather are driving prices higher, according to economists. Tea sold at auction in Colombo, Sri Lanka, continues to lead the world in pricing, averaging $420.90 per metric ton ($4.21 per kilo) for high-grown, according to the International Tea Committee. African teas sold in Mombasa averaged $2.39 with Malawi tea bringing […]

Drug pricing didn’t come up in White House biomedical meeting, NIH director says | CNBC

Drug pricing didn’t come up in White House biomedical meeting, NIH director says | CNBC

It was an elephant in the room: Drug pricing has been a key focus of President Donald Trump’s narrative on the drug industry since even before he took office. But in a White House meeting on biomedical research Monday, which included executives from drug companies as well as academic and government health leaders, the topic […]

Was PTC Therapeutics playing games when it tried to defuse the deflazacort controversy with a $35,000 annual price? | ENDPOINTS NEWS

Was PTC Therapeutics playing games when it tried to defuse the deflazacort controversy with a $35,000 annual price? | ENDPOINTS NEWS

When PTC Therapeutics $PTCT CEO Stuart Peltz rolled out the biotech’s Q1 report this morning, he noted that company execs came up with what they believe is a “sustainable” price for the cheap, old steroid acquired from the controversial crew at Marathon Pharmaceuticals for $140 million up front and targeted at the Duchenne community in […]

Sanofi takes its own drug pricing pledge, pointing to a decline in their aggregate net price | ENDPOINTS NEWS

Sanofi takes its own drug pricing pledge, pointing to a decline in their aggregate net price | ENDPOINTS NEWS

What do you do when your industry is routinely pilloried by the president of the US for being run by a group of white collar price gougers, routinely ripping off the American consumer? Brent Saunders speaking at an Endpoints News event on Jan 10, 2017 (Endpoints News) In Big Pharma’s case, you begin to understand […]

La. Politics: Lawmakers looking into prescription drug pricing | Daily Comet

La. Politics: Lawmakers looking into prescription drug pricing | Daily Comet

A set of bills moving through the state Legislature’s ongoing regular session would create new layers of disclosure in regard to prescription drug pricing in Louisiana. The policy push has caught the attention of the Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, which represents companies that research, develop and market medicines. They’re also companies that are […]

New price for muscular dystrophy drug draws criticism | CNBC

New price for muscular dystrophy drug draws criticism | CNBC

Deflazacort wasn’t approved in the U.S., so McSherry and a number of other families of kids with Duchenne imported the drug from overseas. She says it cost about $1,200 a year out of pocket. Monday, deflazacort got a new price tag: $35,000 a year for a patient in the U.S. weighing 25 kilograms, or about […]

Economy Watch: Top Rental Markets Still Seeing Price Increases | Multi-Housing News

Economy Watch: Top Rental Markets Still Seeing Price Increases | Multi-Housing News

Despite talks of a pricing slowdown, the most expensive rental markets in the U.S. saw price increases in April, according to Zumper’s latest report. San Francisco and New York City remain the top two rental markets in the country. Changes in apartment asking rents in the top 100 U.S. rental markets were a mixed bag […]

Technology has the power to improve how we haggle with dynamic pricing | The Globe and Mail

Technology has the power to improve how we haggle with dynamic pricing | The Globe and Mail

Uber is one of the first mainstream examples to use surge pricing to manage supply and demand. For example, it’s raining and I’m going to be late for a meeting. Demand for Uber goes up, prices surge, more drivers join the marketplace, increasing supply, and price drops again to meet demand. Beautiful, isn’t it? The […]