Daily Archives: March 13, 2020

Algernon Announces Filing of U.S. FDA Pre-IND Meeting Request for Ifenprodil Coronavirus Trial, Expanded Access, and Emergency Use

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Algernon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CSE: AGN) (FRANKFURT: AGW) (OTCQB: AGNPF) (the “Company” or “Algernon”) a clinical stage pharmaceutical development company is pleased to announce that is has filed its pre-IND (Investigational New Drug)

PM attends conference reviewing national public service portal

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc attended a teleconference on March 13 reviewing three-month operation of the National Public Service Portal.Speaking at the event, PM Phuc said the addition of 11 public services on the portal has helped save time

Embassy in Germany supports OVs amid COVID-19 fight

The Embassy of Vietnam in Germany has closely stayed in touch with and provided guidance on COVID-19 prevention for overseas Vietnamese (OVs) and students in the European nation.Information and recommendations could be found on the website of the emba...

No electricity price increases until the end of Q2

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has called for no increases in the electricity price until the end of the second quarter at the earliest to support businesses amid the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak.This was the highlight of

National steering committee set up for hosting regional sporting events

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has set up a national steering committee for the organisation of the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games 31) and the 11th Southeast Asian Para Games (ASEAN Para Games 11) in 2021.Deputy Prime Minister

Hanoi shuts down historical relics, bars amid COVID-19 outbreak

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on March 13 ordered a temporary closure of the historical relics in both urban and suburban areas, and a halt of the operation of the bars and karaoke parlours as

Hanoi shuts down historical relics, bars amid COVID-19 outbreak

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung on March 13 ordered a temporary closure of the historical relics in both urban and suburban areas, and a halt of the operation of the bars and karaoke parlours as

Large-scale excavation conducted at Cat Tien archaeological site

Large-scale excavations started at the Cat Tien archaeological site in Cat Tien district, the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong on March 12.Jointly conducted by the provincial Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Southern Institute o...

Vietnam adjusts biomass power prices

Adjustments have been made to biomass power prices under the Prime Minister’s Decision No.08/2020/QD-TTg on amendments and supplements to several articles of the Decision No.24/2014/QD-TTg dated March 24, 2014.Accordingly, the prices will range from 1...

Landlords offer rent relief to cushion blow of COVID-19 on shops, restaurants

Tenants across Vietnam are facing tough market conditions due to the heavy impact of the widely-spreading novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), so some landlords are offering rent relief to help ease the pressure.According to global real estate service...