Daily Archives: June 12, 2020

PRA Enhances COVID-19 Monitoring Program with Integration of Microsoft Healthcare Bot Service

RALEIGH, N.C., June 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRAH) announced today the enhancement of its commercial Health Harmony COVID-19 Monitoring Program with the integration of the Microsoft Healthcare Bot service. Users of PRA’s Health Harmony digital

Philips launches obstetrics monitoring solution to support clinicians and expectant mothers during COVID-19 pandemic

June 12, 2020 Under new April 2020 FDA guidance [1], the Avalon CL Fetal and Maternal Pod and Patch are now available in the U.S., in addition to existing countries in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Singapore, to support fetal

COVID-19 cases total 7.5 million globally

  Vietnam has no new community transmission of COVID-19 in 57 consecutive days, the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control said on Friday. Of the 332 cases confirmed so far in Vietnam, only 11 are still active.  COVID-19 cases

National Assembly agrees on special financial, budget mechanism for Hanoi

  The National Assembly on Friday agreed on the need to promulgate a resolution piloting some financial and budget mechanisms and policies for Hanoi to boost its growth.  National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien said most deputies support the

North Korea vows to build up ‘more reliable’ force against military threats

  North Korea said Friday its goal is to build up a “more reliable” force against long-term military threats from the United States, as the two countries marked the second anniversary of the first-ever summit of their leaders.  North Korean

EU plans to reopen borders

The European Commission on Thursday proposed reopening all EU internal borders on Monday, and beginning to lift tourism restrictions on Balkan countries from July 1. Many countries have begun lifting COVID-19 travel restrictions, hoping to revive tourism in time for

Vietnam a gateway to ASEAN for EU: Italian news site

Italian news sitewww.affaritaliani.it posted an article highlighting the Vietnamese National Assembly’s recent ratification of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA). According to the article, the agreements offer Vietnam better access to the Europe, Vietnam’s

PM welcomes Exxon Mobil’s investment in Vietnam

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc told Exxon Mobile on Thursday that Vietnam welcomes the group’s plans of investment in Vietnam. He said during a phone call with President of Exxon Mobil LNG Market Development Inc. Irtiza Sayyed that Vietnam is

Facebook, MPI join hands in tourism promotion

To promote Vietnamese tourism, the Ministry of Planning and Investment and Facebook have jointly launched a project called “Proud Vietnam”, which includes a music video called “Immense Vietnam”. The project is helping to build the national brand “Vietnam – A

UN chief regrets North Korea’s decision to cut hotlines with South Korea

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday said he regrets that North Korea severed hotlines with South Korea.  UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said June marks the second anniversary of the first meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader