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#GlaxoSmithKline

# glaxosmithkline - Thursday 16 August, 2018

Blow for Sligo as 165 jobs to go at GSK manufacturing site

Fine Gael TD Tony McLoughlin called it a “very disappointing announcement for Sligo”.

# glaxosmithkline - Saturday 29 July, 2017

'We need a full State investigation': Councillor who was on vaccine trial tables motion on inquiry

Francis Timmons only recently found out that he was on two vaccine trials at Madonna House in the early 1970s.

# glaxosmithkline - Sunday 9 July, 2017

'I had no idea that I could've gotten these injections': Home survivor told he was put on vaccine trial

Councillor Francis Timmons says that survivors deserve answers on vaccines trials at mother and baby homes.

# glaxosmithkline - Monday 30 March, 2015

Government will consider lifesaving meningitis jab for children - but only if the price is right

The UK is introducing a vaccine and Ireland will follow if “a cost effective agreement can be reached”.

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Anti-depressant ingredient from Cork plant contaminated with waste

The US Food and Drug Administration issued a warning to GlaxoSmithKline over the contamination which the company first became aware of in January 2012.

# glaxosmithkline - Thursday 23 January, 2014

Man dies after incident at Waterford pharmaceutical plant

The man at first thought to be a worker was actually a member of the public.

# glaxosmithkline - Tuesday 8 October, 2013

World's first malaria vaccine could be available for African children

GlaxoSmithKline will seek regulatory approval next year to market the vaccine against the disease which killed 660,000 in 2010.

# glaxosmithkline - Monday 18 February, 2013

Pharmaceutical firm GSK shuts Cork facility with 94 jobs lost

The drug company’s internet financial services unit is to be moved to Britain.

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

French court upholds 'gay sex addict' ruling against Glaxo

Pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline has been ordered to pay almost €200,000 to the man who claimed its Parkinson’s drug turned him into a gay sex and gambling addict.

# glaxosmithkline - Saturday 7 July, 2012

Cannabis, beer and T-bills: the week in stats

How high is Europe’s tallest building? And how many cannabis plants were seized by gardaí last year?

# glaxosmithkline - Monday 2 July, 2012

GlaxoSmithKline fined $3 billion in US

The fine was the largest health care fraud settlement in US history.

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 14 September, 2011

Mother says she's totally convinced swine flu jab caused son's narcolepsy

There are now 16 confirmed cases of narcolepsy with links to the swine flu vaccine Pandemrix in Ireland. A support group is criticising what it’s calling the ‘minimal’ response from the HSE.

# glaxosmithkline - Thursday 7 July, 2011

130 jobs lost at GlaxoSmithKline plant in Dungarvan

Several hundred of the Waterford-based plant’s workers were called to an urgent meeting today over facility’s future.

Seven hundred GlaxoSmithKline workers called to a meeting

The pharmaceutical giant is the biggest employer in Dungarvan, Co. Waterford. Employees will meet with management at 3pm.

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Nine things to know this morning…

# glaxosmithkline - Wednesday 27 October, 2010

GSK agrees €542m settlement over 'defective' drugs

Action over mislabelled diabetes and antidepressant drugs results in a massive settlement in the US.

# glaxosmithkline - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

GSK denies timing Apprentice appearance to clash with job cuts

GlaxoSmithKline denies timing jobs cuts with positive promotion of the company on TV3′s The Apprentice.