Daily Archives: August 5, 2020

Algernon Announces Enrollment of First Patient in 2b/3 Human Study of Ifenprodil for Treatment of COVID-19

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 05, 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 it has enrolled its first patient in its

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Bombardier to Report its Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results on August 6, 2020

MONTREAL, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) will publish its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020 on August 6, 2020. On August 6, 2020 at 8:00 a.m., EDT, Éric Martel, President and Chief

Crocus Technology Introduces its 2nd Generation XtremeSense™ TMR 2D Angular Sensor

The CT310, a robust TMR 2D sensor, is targeted for applications that demand contactless, high accuracy angular position detection SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crocus Technology Inc., a leading supplier of disruptive XtremeSense™ Tunnel Magneto-Resistance (TMR)

WTO sees global trade down 13% due to pandemic

The World Trade Organization expects global trade to fall 13% this year due to the coronavirus, significantly less than its most pessimistic scenario of a 32% slump. WTO chief Roberto Azevedo said on Tuesday that there is growing concern within

Digital economy enhances connectivity in Indo-ASEAN-Oceanic region

  At an online meeting with ambassadors of countries participating in the Indo-ASEAN-Oceanic Business Summit and Expo that opened on Tuesday, Vietnamese Ambassador to India Pham Sanh Chau urged countries to push ahead with the digital economy and IT application

France halts ratification of extradition treaty with Hong Kong

  France, following Germany, said it is halting ratification of an extradition treaty with Hong Kong, while the EU expressed concern over Hong Kong’s suspension of elections. A spokesperson for the Chinese delegation to the EU said Tuesday that foreign

ILO Child Labour Convention achieves universal ratification

  For the first time in the ILO’s history, an International Labour Convention has been ratified by all members. Convention No. 182 on the Worst Forms of Child Labour on Wednesday achieved universal ratification and became the most rapidly ratified

Vietnam wishes stronger partnership with India

   The Vietnamese Party and Government always attach importance to and wish to promote Vietnam’s comprehensive strategic partnership with India, Tran Quoc Vuong, Politburo member and standing member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat, said at a meeting with Indian

NA Chairwoman requests thorough preparations for ASEAN parliamentary assembly

  -National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on Wednesday chaired a session the National Steering Committee and the Organizing Committee of the 41st General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA 41). v   Source: VOV5

Samsung to shift PC production from China to Vietnam: Nikkei Asian Review

Samsung Electronics will close its personal computer manufacturing plant in Suzhou, China, in August, said Nikkei Asian Review.  Parts of the facility will be converted into a research and development center. Samsung plans to transfer its production to an existing