British employees of pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline voted to strike against the company’s recent pay raise. Hundreds of GSK workers backed by British labor union Unite demanded a higher raise, citing major inflation rates and the company’s recent financial successes.

As Allergan and AbbVie continue to move forward with their unification, a group of unions and consumer organizations have banded together in opposition to the $63 billion merger citing concerns that the business combination will create a monopoly and harm competition.

Britain’s junior doctors said on Tuesday they would suspend a threatened 48-hour strike planned for next week after making progress in conciliation talks with the government over pay and conditions for working anti-social hours. The junior doctors, or doctors in training who represent just over half of all doctors in the National Health Service (NHS), […]

Paris-based Sanofi (SNY) reported meetings yesterday with French union officials, revealing some tricky obstacles ahead. Of the company’s 110,000 worldwide employees, about 27,000 are in France. Sanofi indicates it will present a five-year strategic plan in November after it reports its third-quarter results. Olivier Brandicourt, chief executive officer of Sanofi, indicated concerns over industrial site […]