Flags fly outside AstraZeneca’s production facility in Destelbergen, Belgium. (Photographer: Jock Fistick/Bloomberg News)

AstraZeneca Bets $6.9 Billion in Japan Cancer Therapy Deal

(Bloomberg) -- AstraZeneca Plc forged its biggest deal in more than a decade, agreeing to pay as much as $6.9 billion to buy into a promising Japanese cancer treatment as part of its push to become...