SYDNEY, March 6 (Reuters) - The dollar held pole position in Asia on Friday as bulls wagered a looming U.S. jobs report would add to the chance of rate hikes there, even as the European Central Bank embarks on a trillion euro campaign of bond-buying.
AbbVie Outbids Two Companies, Will Pay $21 Billion for Pharmacyclics In what can be described as a major coup in the pharmaceutical space, AbbVie Inc. (NYSE: ABV) announced Thursday that it will be bidding $21 billion to buy Sunnyvale, Calif.
APPLE PAY (WGGB) - Apple's new mobile payment system 'Apple Pay' is intended to make transactions easier. But apparently, it's also making it easier for criminals to use it with stolen information.
Trader Timothy Nick, foreground, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, March 5, 2015. U.S. stocks opened higher on Thursday, led by gains for utilities and health care companies.
Yesterday, Chinese reporters discovered that Amazon had opened a store on rival Alibaba Group Holdings' BABA Tmall platform, a website for verified brands like Nike, Apple and P&G to sell to Chinese shoppers.