WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, July 23 The top Republican and Democrat on the U.S. Senate Finance Committee announced a proposal to lower prescription drug prices on Tuesday that could save $100 billion in costs to government healthcare programs, and said the committee would vote on the legislation on Thursday.
July 23 Centene Corp beat second-quarter sales targets and raised its 2019 earnings forecast on Tuesday, but the health insurer warned of higher medical costs from its Obamacare business this year.
July 23 Biogen Inc reported better-than-expected second quarter profit and raised its 2019 earnings forecast on Tuesday, driven by higher sales of its top-selling multiple sclerosis drug Tecfidera and lower taxes.
July 23 Drugmaker Biogen Inc reported a 72.4% rise in second-quarter profit on Tuesday, boosted by higher sales of its multiple sclerosis treatment Tecfidera and lower research and development costs.
July 23 Centene Corp, which is buying smaller rival WellCare Health Plans Inc, on Tuesday reported a 65% rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher sales of its Medicaid health plans for low-income people.
NEW DELHI/MUMBAI The Supreme Court on Tuesday said several banks had colluded with Amrapali Developers, one of India's largest real estate firms, in the misappropriation of loans meant for housing projects.