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Pfizer Considers $100 Billion Bid for Astra Zeneca

U.S. pharmaceutical giant Pfizer (PFE.N) has approached British rival AstraZeneca (AZN.L) to propose a 60 billion pound ($101 billion) takeover, Britain’s Sunday Times reported. The paper cited senior investment bankers and industry sources saying……. 8 more words


Whatsapp CEO and a Bubbler story of Great Customer Service

Here are two clear examples of the importance of clear communication when dealing with customers.

1. Whastapp and Customer Privacy

On its company blog, Whatsapp’s CEO Jan Koum, reiterated a few days back, their commitment to keep customer’s privacy. 205 more words


Google now powering drones - acquires Titan Aerospace

I was very cheered by the news of Google acquiring Titan Aerospace last week or there about. I wasn’t surprised it was a tussle between Google and the new internet big buyers – Facebook. 212 more words

Business & Life Essentials

Kurt Seyit and Sura build sales for Eccho

Eccho Rights has sold new Turkish drama Kurt Seyit and Sura into four new territories.

Intra Communications in Georgia, Farsi1 in Iran, Tolo TV in Afghanistan and Urdu1 in Pakistan have picked up rights to the series, which also launched on MBC in the Middle East following its debut in Turkey on Star TV. 65 more words


ITVSGE makes deal for Tencent

ITV Studios Global Entertainment is sending its drama series to China after signing pacts with two internet platforms.

Tencent will pick up more than 100 hours of series every year, with titles including Dancing on the Edge, Endeavour and Murdoch Mysteries. 9 more words


Lifetime Canada chooses The Lottery

Lifetime is taking The Lottery to Canada.

The Shaw Media-owned network has picked up the original drama recently ordered by its US namesake and will air it simultaneously across the border later this year.The ten-part conspiracy thriller is set in a dystopian future when women have stopped having children and the world is on the brink of extinction. 81 more words


Watch calls in a Crisis

UKTV-owned Watch has acquired NBC’s midseason drama Crisis.

The 13×60′ series, starring Gillian Anderson and Dermot Mulroney, follows the abduction of several children of Washington DC’s most powerful players, including the President’s son. 72 more words