Daily Archives: March 17, 2020

RoosterBio Partners with Senti Biosciences to Rapidly Translate Gene Circuit Cell Therapy into the Clinic

Collaboration leverages cGMP clinical hMSC systems to accelerate gene modified cell therapy for solid tumors. FREDERICK, Md., March 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RoosterBio Inc. announces a clinical supply and manufacturing collaboration agreement with pioneering gene circuit company Senti Biosciences,

Proximus Extends Synchronoss Personal Cloud Partnership

The three-year contract renewal enables Proximus subscribers to continue to securely back up valuable digital content to a secure, convenient cloud service BRIDGEWATER, N.J., March 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR), a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging,

Vietnam’s pork imports up over 200 percent

Vietnam had imported nearly 25,300 tonnes pork by March 15, a rise of 205 percent over the same period last year, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has reported.Pork imports aimed to make up for the shortage in

Automated aviation customs system to officially open in May

The single window and automated aviation customs supervision system is scheduled to open at Noi Bai International Airport in May, according to Hanoi’s Department of Customs.Phung Quang Minh, Deputy Director of the department’s Information and Technolo...

Banks lower interest rates following SBV’s policy rate cut

By March 17 noon, most of the commercial banks in Vietnam had lowered their interest rates on savings accounts with terms of less than 6 months after the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) announced its policy rate cut a

Sao Ta Food plans to buy back 2 million treasury shares

Sao Ta Food, (FMC), a subsidiary of Pan Group, plans to buy back two million treasury shares through order matching and negotiation.As of March 16, FMC shares closed at 19,800 VND (0.86 USD) on the Ho Chi Minh Stock

Da Nang: over 1.98 million USD for developing community tourism

The People’s Committee of the central city of Da Nang has decided to spend 46.1 billion VND (over 1.98 million USD) on developing community-based tourism in Nam O Bay, Lien Chieu district.Accordingly, holiday-makers will have an opportunity to experie...

Viettel reports 12.8 percent revenue growth in February

Viettel Group has reported that its revenue in February surged by 12.8 percent year-on-year, breaking its target for the month by 2 percent despite the impacts of the COVID-19 epidemic.The firm’s business units involved in digital transformation produ...

Central bank cuts interest rates to buffer COVID-19 impact

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will cut its policy rates starting from March 17 in an attempt to support the economy which has been hurt by the COVID-19 outbreak.The central bank reduced the benchmark refinance rate to 5

Reference exchange rate up 5 VND on March 17

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,227 VND per USD on March 17, up 5 VND from the previous day.With the current trading band of /-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial