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#210 | Pfizer faces a strike in Australia, again
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Pfizer's woes with plant workers in Australia don't seem to be ending. After a strike in August at its facility in Perth, workers in Melbourne have gone on strike over what they view as a sub-standard pay hike.
In Hyderabad, India, a pharma company scion got busted by cops for selling chocolate bars loaded with hash oil.
Also from India, drugmaker Lupin has received tentative approval from the US FDA for its birth control pills.
Saudi Venture Capital has invested $10 million in TVM Capital Healthcare's fund to invest in new healthcare ventures in Saudi Arabia.