Pfizer adopts a new M&A course with its acquisition of eczema treatment maker Anacor, the European Commission is creating a headwind for Google in the EU, and an agreement between online payment providers is to pave the way for Kiwis exporting to China. Find out about these stories, some top achievers, and more. Enjoy the read!
ASia & Pacific
Trading with China Agreements have been struck between New Zealand online payments provider Latipay and Chinese e-wallet platforms Alibaba and WeChat which will allow Chinese customers to pay for New Zealand products in Yuan while New Zealand sellers are paid in Kiwi dollars .
Carrefour plays musical chairs The French hypermarket chain rearranges its top management in France. Amongst some known names in new positions, Alain Rabec is replacing Eric Bourgeois as Director of French Hypermarkets.
Cheap succeeds online Jet.com establishes more and more as a competitor to be taken seriously by Amazon and other e-commerce retailers, as it keeps on growing its customer base, whom the startup lures with low prices.
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