A Swiss Flag Flies Near Novartis AG Headquarters In Basel

A Swiss Flag Flies Near Novartis AG Headquarters In Basel

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A Swiss flag flies on the banks of the Rhine river near the headquarters of Novartis AG in Basel. Novartis’s planned acquisition of GlaxoSmithKline Plc’s cancer medicine business will boost competition between Basel based companies Novartis and Roche.