Daily Archives: February 24, 2020

Philips named a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator for the 7th consecutive year

February 24, 2020 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, has again been recognized as a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator™ in Clarivate Analytics’ annual analysis of the global innovation ecosystem.

Philips named a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator for the 7th consecutive year

February 24, 2020 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, has again been recognized as a Derwent Top 100 Global Innovator™ in Clarivate Analytics’ annual analysis of the global innovation ecosystem.

G20 to limit effects of coronavirus on global economy

The G20 countries will enhance global risk monitoring, including the recent outbreak of the new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), and stand ready to take further action to address those risks, according to finance ministers and central bank governors at the G2...

Over 1,000 firms in HCM City to develop rooftop solar power

More than 1,000 businesses located at processing, industrial and hi tech parks in Ho Chi Minh City are set to have solar panels installed on their rooftops in the next few years in an effort to promote green development.This comes

Japanese businesses to invest in Vietnam’s services and retail

Services and retail are forecast to attract a large amount of Japanese direct investment into Vietnam this year.Takeo Nakajima, Chief Representative of the Japan Trade Promotion Organization (Jetro) said As the consumption power of the Vietnamese incre...

Iran conservatives claim victory after record low turnout

marked by the lowest turnout since the 1979 Islamic Revolution amid public anger against the government, an economic downturn and the disqualification of half the candidates. Iran's interior ministry announced results from 95 percent of the 208 constit...

More deaths from coronavirus reported in Iran, Italy More deaths from the new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) were reported in Iran and Italy on Monday. A fourth person infected with the virus has died in Italy as officials struggle to contain an outbreak in the north of the country. Four more coronavirus patients have died in Iran, bringing to 12 the country’s overall death toll from the outbreak. Iran has passed emergency measures that have been applied throughout the country, including a week-long closing of schools, universities and cultural centers across 14 provinces. Concerts and cultural events will be canceled for a week. On Monday, Afghanistan recorded its first new coronavirus patient, one of three suspected cases in the western province of Herat. Source: VOV5

More deaths from coronavirus reported in Iran, Italy

More deaths from the new coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) were reported in Iran and Italy on Monday.A fourth person infected with the virus has died in Italy as officials struggle to contain an outbreak in the north of the country.Four more

Swift measures taken to protect Vietnamese in RoK amid COVID-19 fears

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has adopted a number of measures to protect Vietnamese citizens living in the Republic of Korea, which reported a huge rise in the number of confirmed new coronavirus (SARS-Cov-2) infection cases over the last few

COVID-19 puts global economic recovery at risk, modest growth expected

The deadly coronavirus epidemic could put an already fragile global economy recovery at risk, the head of the International Monetary Fund told G20 finance ministers and central bank governors on Sunday. Global growth is poised for a modest rebound to