Vasella's Image Is Seen `Damaged' by Payout Row

Feb. 19 (Bloomberg) -- Birgit Kulhoff, fund manager at Rahn & Bodmer Co., discusses Novartis AG's decision to end its agreement with outgoing Chairman Daniel Vasella that would have paid him as much as $78 million to keep him from working for rival drugmakers. She speaks from Zurich with Francine Lacqua and Guy Johnson on Bloomberg Television's "The Pulse." (Source: Bloomberg)
Malaysia Upgraded in Human Traffic Report
50:04 - The new U.S. report suggests that Malaysia is among countries making progress in fighting modern day slavery. The upgrade is raising questions about whether the rankings were politically motivated. Bloomberg’s Haslinda Amin reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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