Business


 Teva last week offered to acquire Mylan for $82 per share, or about $43 billion.
Jeff Swensen/Getty Images
Teva last week offered to acquire Mylan for $82 per share, or about $43 billion.

Mylan rejects Teva Pharmaceutical's takeover bid

Mylan’s letter is the latest twist in a three-way merger brawl that involves Mylan, Israel-based Teva and Perrigo, an Irish drug maker.

  • Teva reiterates commitment to acquisition

  • Text of Mylan letter sent to Teva


  •  "The games between UPMC and Highmark must end," Gov. Tom Wolf said in a statement.

    State seeks court order to force UPMC, Highmark into arbitration over Medicare Advantage coverage

    Gov. Tom Wolf said UPMC’s decision jeopardizes 180,000 of “our most vulnerable citizens,” leading to a motion in Commonwealth Court..



    Plant flares emit more pollutants than previously thought, the EPA reports

    Pollution emissions from flares at refineries and chemical plants are higher than previously thought, according to a new federal formula.



    Wesco International agrees to acquire Texas-based electrical distributor

    The closing of the deal to acquire Hill Country Electric Supply is expected to occur in May.



     Blue Belt's COO Craig Markovitz, left, and CTO Branislav Jaramaz point out some of the highlights of the Strip District company’s rapid growth.

    Blue Belt Technologies taking its robotics worldwide

    The Strip District-based company’s Navio system is taking hold in the surgical world.



    WorkZone: Listening skills will soon be at a premium

    University of Virginia professor Ed Hess champions knowing how to relate to customers.



    Gas prices still edging up in Pittsburgh area

    The average price for a gallon regular in the Pittsburgh area went up 9.9 cents in the past week to $2.73, according to one tracking site.


    Advertisement

    Is your company one of Pittsburgh's Top Workplaces?


    Nominate your company: The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette needs your help finding the Top Workplaces in Pittsburgh.

    Check out the list of 2014 winners here.

    POWERSOURCE


    Gas prices still edging up in Pittsburgh area

    The average price for a gallon regular in the Pittsburgh area went up 9.9 cents in the past week to $2.73, according to one tracking site.



    Plant flares emit more pollutants than previously thought, the EPA reports

    Pollution emissions from flares at refineries and chemical plants are higher than previously thought, according to a new federal formula.


     




    Advertisement
    Personal Finance Center

    Wheels

    SPECIAL ADVERTISING SUPPLEMENT


    From footballs to tires, inflation's important

    Tires must be cold when inspected for tire pressure (at least four hours after the vehicle has been driven).



    Tips for buying your first ATV

    First-time buyers account for more than a quarter of all-terrain vehicle sales each year.


     

    You have 2 remaining free articles this month

    Try unlimited digital access

    If you are an existing subscriber,
    link your account for free access. Start here

    You’ve reached the limit of free articles this month.

    To continue unlimited reading

    If you are an existing subscriber,
    link your account for free access. Start here