Migraines Reduce Breast Cancer Risk

Researchers from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle said that women who suffer from migraine headaches have a decreased chance of developing breast cancer.

Nexia Holdings inks LoI with Alexander Lindale

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Vodafone to acquire 15% stake in Vodacom Group

Vodafone to acquire 15% stake in Vodacom GroupVodafone Group Plc, the world's biggest mobile phone group by revenue, has finally agreed to acquire an additional 15% stake in Vodacom Group (Proprietary) Limited from Telkom SA Limited for a cash consideration of ZAR 22.5 billion or about GBP 1.4 billion.

Amdocs to acquire Changing Worlds for $ 60 million

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Wells Fargo to raise $ 10 billion to fund acquisition deal of Wachovia

Wells Fargo & Co. has informed that it will sell at least $10 billion worth of common stock in a public offering, to fund its acquisition of east-coast lender Wachovia.

The San Francisco-based bank previously said it would raise up to $20bn of capital, primarily common equity, to fund the $15bn all-stock acquisition.

Wells Fargo expects to complete buyout of Charlotte, North Carolina-based Wachovia by fiscal end. The purchase would more than double Wells Fargo's size, creating a bank with $1.4 trillion of assets and 6,653 banking offices across the country.


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Hard Rock International gets green signal to start construction for Rockford casino

The Illinois Gaming Commission (IGC) has finally granted permission to Hard Rock International (HRI) for construction of its Hard Rock Casino in Rockford as the property has been found fit for a ga

Global EV battery market expands to 116 GWh as battery manufacturers report significant growth last year

Despite adverse business and economic conditions and other challenges created by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, the worldwide xEV battery market (BEVs, PHEVs, and HEVs) grew noticeably, SNE Researc

Tesla teams up with Samsung to develop new 5nm chip for fully-autonomous technology: Report

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Segway launches self-balancing Ninebot S Max e-scooter with steering wheel

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Attractive lease deals available on Kia Niro EV, Chevrolet Bolt & Nissan LEAF

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