BRIEF-Pluristem Therapeutics says Yaky Yanay appointed co-CEO
* Says Yaky Yanay appointed co-CEO Source text for Eikon: (http://bit.ly/2t2641W) Further company coverage:
April 20 Great Plains Energy Inc
* Westar Energy - on June 28, 2016, co & great plains energy filed joint application with Kansas Corporation Commission requesting approval of merger
* Westar Energy Inc says on April 19, 2017, Kansas Corporation Commission rejected merger application filed by co and Great Plains Energy
* Westar Energy Inc says "is evaluating written order" - SEC filing Source text for Eikon: (bit.ly/2opDj9j) Further company coverage:
* Shore gold announces acquisition from newmont to consolidate star-orion south diamond project and earn-in with rio tinto
FRANKFURT, June 23 European regulators have recommended approval of a second copy of AbbVie's rheumatoid arthritis drug Humira, the world's top-selling medicine, in a further boost for so-called biosimilars in the region.