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A last-minute ruling means TV ads won’t list drug prices as planned | Marketplace

A last-minute ruling means TV ads won’t list drug prices as planned | Marketplace

If you watch television these days, you’ve seen drug advertisements. They tend to feature happy people doing happy, normal things, thanks to a new drug (often, while a litany of side-effects plays in the background). At midnight last night, those commercials were supposed to change. A new rule was scheduled to kick in that would […]

Air New Zealand considers dynamic pricing for flights | TravelTalk NZ

Air New Zealand considers dynamic pricing for flights | TravelTalk NZ

How airlines set pricing is something that hasn’t fundamentally changed in decades. It follows a model known as a “pricing ladder” where the total number of seats are divided up into booking classes, with each booking class representing a rung on the ladder.  The lowest rung on the ladder will have the cheapest prices, and […]

Oyo Is Betting U.S. Strategy on Aggressive Dynamic Pricing | Skift

Oyo Is Betting U.S. Strategy on Aggressive Dynamic Pricing | Skift

Oyo Hotels & Homes may be racking up the investment dollars to expand quickly outside of its home market of India. But the secret behind the company’s early success is its use of data science to ensure high occupancy for its hotel partners. Oyo changes hotel room rates 15 million times per day, according to […]

Price Transparency Can Improve Ambulance Rides and Save You Money | IWF

Price Transparency Can Improve Ambulance Rides and Save You Money | IWF

No one wants to find themselves dialing 911. Unfortunately, life takes unexpected turns and having emergency responders is something to be thankful for. That being said, ambulance rides are notoriously expensive, and not always medically necessary. Because specific internal paperwork, third-party preferences in hospital, and lack of competition, people in emergency situations are often left […]

Judge axes price disclosure rule for drug ads | Modern Healthcare

Judge axes price disclosure rule for drug ads | Modern Healthcare

The Trump administration cannot force drug manufacturers to disclose prices in their pharmaceutical ads to consumers, a federal judge ruled Monday. U.S. District Judge Amit Mehta said HHS didn’t have the authority to require drugmakers to publish list prices, a blow to the administration’s strategy to curb pharmaceutical costs. The agency hoped the final rule […]

Speaker Pelosi, seize the moment to make history on drug pricing | TheHill

Speaker Pelosi, seize the moment to make history on drug pricing | TheHill

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has spent her entire life immersed in the Democratic Party, so she knows well the history of its leaders’ most momentous legislative accomplishments. Minor tweaks to a broken status quo are not on that list. President Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal is on the list. So is the Medicare program secured by […]

Apartment rental prices are so high, Czechs are now moving to Germany | Expats Czech Republic

Apartment rental prices are so high, Czechs are now moving to Germany | Expats Czech Republic

Did you hear the one about Czech apartment prices? Rental costs have gotten so high, Czechs are now moving to Germany. (Ba-dum ching.) It sounds like the punchline to a bad joke, but it’s now a reality in the Czech Republic in areas near the German border, reports Česká televize. In Liberec, the Czech Republic’s […]

Trump’s healthcare executive order is a win for everyday Americans | Washington Examiner

Trump’s healthcare executive order is a win for everyday Americans | Washington Examiner

In late June, President Trump signed an executive order that aims to make healthcare prices more transparent. The order calls on the Secretary of Health and Human Services to propose rules that would require hospitals to publicly post standard prices for medical care in an “easy-to-understand, consumer-friendly” format that will “allow patients to compare prices […]

Spark’s electric cars now available to rent in Bucharest at double the price of an electric scooter | Business Review

Spark’s electric cars now available to rent in Bucharest at double the price of an electric scooter | Business Review

Spark, a Lithuanian startup that is also present in Bulgaria, was launched officially in Romania on Wednesday. The company offers electric car rentals which are similar to electric scooter rentals, with payment by the minute. Users must install the app and upload the necessary documents (driver license, bank account), without the need of a deposit. […]

Oil prices inch up on Iran tensions and OPEC cuts | Nasdaq

Oil prices inch up on Iran tensions and OPEC cuts | Nasdaq

NEW YORK, July 5 (Reuters) – Oil futures rose on Friday as tensions over Iran and an extension to output cuts by OPEC and its allies boosted prices, but mixed economic data limited the rally. Brent crude futures settled at $64.23 a barrel, up 93 cents, or 1.47%. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) settled at […]