Jan 8 – Britain’s FTSE 100 index is seen opening 19 points higher at
6,830 on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers.
* ASTRAZENECA: Astrazeneca Plc said on Monday it had hired José
Baselga to head research and development in oncology, an area where the British
pharmaceuticals firm is seeking to grow its business.
* ROLLS-ROYCE HOLDINGS: Britain’s Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has dropped its
investigation of some individuals associated with Rolls-Royce Holdings,
it said on Monday,