Shire, which makes the Adderall XR amphetamine, said it is seeking to buy fellow drugmaker Baxalta for $30bn (�19.2bn). Dublin-based Shire revealed the move after its offer, made up of stock, was turned down by Baxalta.
Carrying up to 20 passengers distances of around 5,500 miles, the jet proposed by Airbus's designers will soar at altitudes above 100,000ft, climbing vertically to this height under the power of its rocket motor.
Greek bank shares slumped for a second day on Tuesday as uncertainty over a third rescue package for the beleaguered economy continued, despite assurances from Athens that a deal could be reached within two weeks.
Just Eat has brushed off concern it faces mounting competition from rivals muscling into the online food delivery industry after reporting that first-half orders, revenues and profits all surged by more than 50pc.
MUMBAI: Tata Steel unions said the UK steel industry needs support from government so it can be competitive in a global market, as it continues to be at a disadvantage because of high energy costs, compounded by environmental levies which are not faced ...