Dow and DuPont reaffirm to close merger in August 2017
June 28 Dow Chemical Co and DuPont on Wednesday reaffirmed their expectation to close their merger in August.
TOKYO, April 25 Japan's Meiji Yasuda Life Insurance plans to increase its foreign bond holdings in the financial year through March 2018, a senior company official said on Tuesday.
The country's third-largest private life insurer also said it aims to trim its holdings of yen bonds during the financial year. (Reporting by Shinichi Saoshiro; Editing by Kim Coghill)
NEW YORK, June 28 The now-delayed U.S. Senate healthcare overhaul bill would boost state spending on Medicaid by $565 million in 2022, according to an independent report issued on Wednesday, while credit agencies said it would cause states to face downward pressure on their credit ratings.