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Dr Reddy's to buy some UCB brands for $128 million

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MUMBAI - India's second-largest drugmaker by sales, Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd, will buy some established brands of Belgian drugmaker UCB SA in South Asia for 8 billion rupees ($128.38 million), the company said on Wednesday.

Indoco Remedies to buy Piramal's clinical research business 01 Apr 2015

MUMBAI - Drugmaker Indoco Remedies Ltd said on Wednesday it would buy Piramal Enterprises Ltd's clinical research business for an undisclosed amount to reduce its research costs.

RIL signs production sharing pact for offshore blocks in Myanmar 31 Mar 2015

MUMBAI - Indian oil and gas major Reliance Industries said on Tuesday it had signed an agreement with Myanmar for a production sharing contract for two offshore blocks.

IndiGo heads for up to $400 million IPO amid travel boom - sources 27 Mar 2015

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI - India's biggest airline by market share, IndiGo, is preparing to file a draft prospectus by May for a stock listing to raise $300 million to $400 million, two people with knowledge of the plans said, aiming to cash in on a boom in budget air travel.

Catholic Syrian Bank to file for $80 mln IPO in April - sources 27 Mar 2015

MUMBAI - Catholic Syrian Bank Ltd will file a draft listing prospectus by the end of April, paving the way for an initial public offering to raise nearly $80 million, two sources involved in the process told Reuters.

SoftBank-led group in talks to buy stake in Micromax - sources 26 Mar 2015

MUMBAI - A group of investors led by Japanese mobile telecom firm SoftBank Corp is in talks to buy a 20 percent stake in handset maker Micromax Informatics for up to $1 billion, two people aware of the discussions said.

Australia's IAG to up stake in joint venture with SBI 26 Mar 2015

MUMBAI - Insurance Australia Group Ltd will raise its stake to the maximum allowed 49 percent in a general insurance joint venture with State Bank of India, the lender said on Thursday, following rule changes earlier this month.

Heinz deal for Kraft expands food larder for Buffett, 3G 26 Mar 2015

REUTERS - Ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co, backed by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc and Brazilian private equity firm 3G Capital, will combine with Kraft Foods Group Inc in a $46 billion deal to create the third-largest North American food company, executives said on Wednesday. | Video

Mahindra in talks to buy Italy's Pininfarina - sources 25 Mar 2015

MILAN/LONDON - Mahindra & Mahindra is in talks to buy a majority stake in luxury car designer Pininfarina in what would be the latest Asian bid for an iconic Italian brand, three sources with knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

InMobi, Snapdeal could get boost from Google, Alibaba 12 Mar 2015

MUMBAI - Two Indian firms could get a boost from tech majors in what might turn out to be the first direct investment in the country by Google Inc and Alibaba.

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