United Internet AG buys united-domains AG

United Internet AG, parent company of 1&1 and Sedo, has bought domain registrar united-domains AG from LYCOS Europe for about EUR 34 million.

Drinks Americas Holdings signs 15-year-deal with Zwilichiovskij

Drinks Americas Holdings, Ltd. has informed that the company has entered into a fifteen-year Exclusive Distribution Agreement with Zwilichiovskij Import-Export for the sale and distribution of the Company's products in Germany.

Man charged with blackmailing BMW heiress Susanne Klatten

Germany, Dec. 5 -- A Swiss national has been indicted for allegedly blackmailing BMW heiress Susanne Klatten, Germany's richest woman, officials said.

Ky. law injects God in homeland security

FRANKFORT, Ky., Nov. 29 -- A Kentucky lawmaker who fought for a state law acknowledging the need for God's help in protecting against terrorism says it is appropriate.

Galapagos NV inks pact with Merck Serono

GalapagosBelgium-based Galapagos NV has signed a new collaboration pact with Merck Serono, a division of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany.

The contract is valued at EUR 1.1 million for Galapagos NV, over one year time.