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Drug court to try firms refusing to cut prices | The Express Tribune

Drug court to try firms refusing to cut prices | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The government is expected to take up the issue of hike in drug prices at its next cabinet meeting while it intends to move the drug court against all those pharmaceutical companies who refuse to lower prices of their medicines in line with the recent policy decision of the government. This was disclosed by the […]

Pharma stocks crash after US lawsuit over price manipulations | The Economic Times

Pharma stocks crash after US lawsuit over price manipulations | The Economic Times

The office of the attorney general of Connecticut unsealed documents, that ET has a copy of, which reveals initials and titles of individuals implicated in the conspiracy, industry “code words” and previously undisclosed emails from drug companies “brazenly discussing strategy to violate federal and state antitrust laws”. The Indian generic makers named in the lawsuit […]

Beshear Files Claim Against Drug Manufacturers for alleged Price Gouging | SurfKY News

Beshear Files Claim Against Drug Manufacturers for alleged Price Gouging | SurfKY News

FRANKFORT, Ky. (5/13/19) — Attorney General Andy Beshear filed two lawsuits seeking to recover ill-gotten gains from 23 drug manufacturers that skyrocketed the prices of more than 100 prescription drugs including those used to treat diabetes, epilepsy and cancer. In Franklin Circuit Court, Beshear filed suit against three of the largest insulin manufacturers, Eli Lilly, […]

Nevada joins other states in drug price-fixing lawsuit | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada joins other states in drug price-fixing lawsuit | Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford has signed on to a lawsuit filed by 42 states and Puerto Rico against a long list of pharmaceutical companies, alleging price fixing and market manipulation that artificially increased costs for dozens of common generic drugs nationwide. The lengthy complaint names drugmakers including Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc., Pfizer Inc., Breckenridge […]

Bitcoin Hits Its Highest Price of 2019 | Fortune

Bitcoin Hits Its Highest Price of 2019 | Fortune

Bitcoin climbed to a fresh 2019 high, approaching the $6,000 level for the first time since November on most cryptocurrency exchanges. The largest digital coin advanced as much as 4.7 percent to $5,961, according to Bloomberg composite pricing. Most of the other highly-traded tokens also pushed higher. The world’s most-followed cryptocurrency has been drawing attention […]

The Upside of Bitcoin’s Upside (It’s Not What You Think) | CoinDesk

The Upside of Bitcoin’s Upside (It’s Not What You Think) | CoinDesk

The rally last week in cryptocurrency prices sent tremors of excitement through the mainstream press – is bitcoin “doing its thing” again? Could we be on the verge of a breakout? These reports attract clicks and eyeballs, so I understand why they are run – but their breathless fascination with price volatility and potential profits […]

Bearish Price Action From Bitcoin & Dogecoin as Crypto Prices Retrace [Price analysis] | blokt

Bearish Price Action From Bitcoin & Dogecoin as Crypto Prices Retrace [Price analysis] | blokt

After a strong performance last week across cryptocurrencies, the market leader Bitcoin has failed to follow up this week with an increase. It looks likely that the week will close at a loss. The price managed to continue to rise to one of the levels where price broke down in November but failed to overcome […]

China Says Bitcoin Is Wasteful. Now It Wants to Ban Mining | WIRED

China Says Bitcoin Is Wasteful. Now It Wants to Ban Mining | WIRED

China’s bitcoin miners have long embodied a contradiction. Cryptocurrency trading is illegal in the country; initial coin offerings, used to fund new blockchain projects, are banned; and Chinese banks can hardly touch the stuff. And yet somehow the country has remained the epicenter of global cryptocurrency mining, home to more of the computing power used […]

Could A Mining Ban Raise Bitcoin Prices? | Crypto Briefing

Could A Mining Ban Raise Bitcoin Prices? | Crypto Briefing

Higher Mining Costs Could Raise Prices China accounts for around 74% of the Bitcoin network’s total hashing power, as Bitcoin Magazine has reported. This is largely due to the availability of cheap electricity, which allows Chinese miners to sell their mining rewards at a lower price, undercutting their competitors abroad. A Chinese mining ban would likely […]

How Cryptocurrency Prices Work: Working Mechanism | Crypto Post Gazette

How Cryptocurrency Prices Work: Working Mechanism | Crypto Post Gazette

Why there is so much volatility in the price of Cryptocurrency Although several years have passed Cryptocurrency still a new term for a majority of people. Most of us are not familiar with this term and the main factor which makes it a risky investment is its fluctuation. You can say volatility is the foremost […]