Aug 3 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has, for the first time, approved a drug that uses 3D printing technology, paving the way for potential customization of drugs to suit patients' needs.
* H1 net loss of 11.2 million euros ($12.27 million) versus loss of 9.0 million euros a year ago
FRANKFURT, Aug 3 - The municipal utility of the northern German city of Kiel is to build a flexible gas-fired power and heat plant that suppliers say demonstrates an effective way of teaming up thermal and renewable power.
Aug 3 - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 1330 GMT on Monday:
Aug 3 - Pharmaceutical company Shire Plc said it had bought New York-based Foresight Biotherapeutics Inc for $300 million in cash, gaining access to a late-stage therapy being developed for the treatment of pink eye.
MUMBAI - When Hindustan Construction Ltd (HCC) was building a bridge in 2008 to transform the congested commute in Mumbai, its stock was at a record high as low interest rates had sparked a construction boom.