The Medicines Patent Pool and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. signed an agreement that will increase access to Atazanavir, a drug to treat AIDS, in 110 developing nations.
A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck New Zealand’s South Island, knocking out power, damaging roads and ripping facades off buildings in Christchurch, the country’s second-largest city.
New Zealand’s Labour Party will give the central bank an alternative tool for controlling inflation if it wins this year’s election, in what it says would be a world first.
New Zealand police are planning to search media organizations in response to Prime Minister John Key’s complaint that a private conversation was secretly taped ahead of national elections later this month.
A former AllianceBernstein Holding LP employee accused of stealing software from the fund manager pleaded guilty to computer trespass in New York state court in Manhattan.