Daily Archives: January 25, 2021

Five-year ILLUMENATE EU RCT and Pivotal study results confirm safety profile of Philips Stellarex .035” low-dose drug-coated balloon

January 25, 2021 Two major randomized controlled trials (RCTs) show no difference in mortality between patients treated with the Philips Stellarex drug-coated balloon (DCB) and those treated with percutaneous angioplasty (PTA), the current standard of care Amsterdam, the Netherlands –

Samsung Bioepis Opens the New State-of-the-Art Headquarters to Accommodate Next Stage of Growth and Innovation

Samsung Bioepis New Headquarters Located in Korea’s ‘Bio Cluster’ of Songdo in the Incheon Free Economic Zone (IFEZ) The 52,000-square-foot campus to become the hub of Samsung Bioepis’ drive for accelerated development of next-generation biologic medicines Includes ‘Welfare Center’ with

Philips and Spanish healthcare group Vithas sign strategic agreement to incorporate Philips’ most advanced technologies into Vithas hospitals and clinics

January 25, 2021 5-year alliance will provide Vithas Group with state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging, image viewing solutions, and minimally-invasive intervention technology to deliver faster and more accurate diagnosis and treatment to patients Vithas will become a ‘reference technology partner’ for Philips

Philips and Rennes University Hospital sign 5-year technology, research and innovation partnership to advance patient care

January 25, 2021 Hospital will have access to Philips’ latest technologies and informatics solutions to enhance the diagnosis, treatment, monitoring and management of patients Multi-year strategic partnership will accelerate clinical research focused on image-guided minimally-invasive therapy, neurology, intensive care units

National Party Congress begins

   The 13th National Party Congress began on Monday with a preliminary session. The opening ceremony will take place Tuesday at the National Convention Center in Hanoi. The 9-day Congress is an important milestone in the development of the Party and

Hai Phong takes care of workers ahead of Lunar New Year holiday

The Hai Phong City Labor Federation on Sunday distributed gifts and cash bonuses worth 350,000 USD to city workers via a program called “Reunion Tet – Love connection”. At a Tet Fair for workers, participants were given purchase vouchers. Vu

Russia ready to talk if US is willing

 A Kremlin spokesperson said Sunday that Russian President Vladimir Putin will respond if the new US administration shows a willingness to talk. Mr. Dmitry Peskov said the two countries can discuss their differences at a greater length and possibly find ways

UAE cabinet approves embassy in Israel

The cabinet of the United Arab Emirates has approved the establishment of an embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel.  Israel has announced the opening of an embassy in Abu Dhabi, saying the embassy will be a temporary office during preparations for

Biden, Macron pledge to strengthen ties

 US President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron talked by phone Sunday about issues from NATO to climate change and underscored a mutual wish that their countries maintain a strong relationship. The two affirmed a common vision for a

Iraq requests IMF’s emergency assistance

Iraq has requested emergency assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) with ongoing talks between the parties, the IMF said late on Sunday. Iraqi Finance Minister Ali Allawi told Bloomberg News that Iraq was in talks with the IMF for a