Bitcoin Plunges to $10,000, Half Its Peak Price, as Investor Fears Blossom

Bitcoin skidded a further 12% on Wednesday, marking an almost halving in value from its peak price, with investors spooked by fears regulators could clamp down on the volatile cryptocurrency that skyrocketed last year. The price of bitcoin, the world’s biggest and best known cryptocurrency, fell to as low as $10,0000 on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp […]

Teva rejects Israeli PM’s request to keep Jerusalem plant open

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries has rejected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu‘s request to keep the company’s manufacturing plant in Jerusalem running. The world’s largest generics drugmaker said last week it aimed to cut debt by reducing its workforce by more than a quarter, or 14,000 jobs, including 1,700 in Israel, where it will close its manufacturing […]