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The next great startup: Why selling to businesses beats selling to consumers

With the world buzzing over Apple’s reveal this month of the iPhone 6 and Apple Watch, it’s hard to believe that this multi-trillion-dollar tech giant was once a small computer startup. 915 more words


Billy the Kid Begins and the GSK China Verdict

According to This Day in History, 139 years ago today, Billy the Kid was arrested for the first time, for theft. Billy the Kid was believed to have been born in New York City and was later taken out west by his mother. 1,469 more words


GSK Convicted - We are really, really sorry we paid bribes (and got caught)

“GSK plc sincerely apologies to the Chinese patients, doctors and hospitals, and the Chinese Government and the Chinese people.”

With those words, the British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) PLC was convicted in a secret trial in a court in the Hunan province of China for bribery and corruption related to its Chinese business unit. 1,219 more words


Dr. Rauni Kilde Interview . . . so very, very important! What it means to be human?

Published on Aug 17, 2014
Thanks to C.

My Skype interview with International Best-Selling Author, Dr. Rauni Kilde, retired MD and previously acting Surgeon General of Finland.



Health authorities claim incident poses “negligible” risk

Image Credits: Maxwell Hamilton / Flickr

Employees with pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) dumped more than 45 liters of concentrated live polio into the water at a Belgian treatment plant earlier this month according to a statement from health officials. 207 more words


China Fines GlaxoSmithKline $485 Million for Bribery

After a one-day secret trial, a Chinese court has fined pharmaceutical company GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) $489 million for bribing hospitals and doctors to use their products. 394 more words

GlaxoSmithKline fined $490m by China for bribery

China has fined UK pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline $490m (£297m) after a court found it guilty of bribery.
The record penalty follows allegations the drug giant paid out bribes to doctors and hospitals in order to have their products promoted. 8 more words