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It's war on tropical diseases

Sarah Boseley

But experts warn that drugs alone will not win it, after the pharmaceutical giants agree to work together on an ambitious project.

Future predictions -- with a disclaimer

Fiona Zerbst

We can't predict the future -- but Plexus Asset Management's Paul Stewart gives it a bash, anyway.

'Firm is more important than the family'

Staff Reporter

Rudolph R Spruengli, heir to a Swiss chocolate empire and head of the world-renowned Lindt & Spruengli business for more than two decades, has died at the age of 88, his company said. Spruengli was born into the Lindt & Spruengli chocolate dynasty in 1920 and spent his entire working life with the family firm.