Daily Archives: February 15, 2021

Centrient Pharmaceuticals to acquire Astral SteriTech, expanding its product portfolio with sterile injectable antibiotic finished dosage forms

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, February 15th, 2021, Feb. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Further strengthens Centrient Pharmaceuticals’ position as the global business-to-business industry leader in beta-lactam antibiotics Broadens Centrient Pharmaceuticals’ product portfolio with sterile injectable Semi-Synthetic Cephalosporin and Semi-Synthetic Penicillin finished

Japan’s economy grows 12.7% in Q4 despite COVID -19

Japan’s economy expanded by an annualised 12.7% in October-December last year, government data showed on Monday, a sign the country was emerging from the initial hit from the coronavirus pandemic. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, the economy grew 3.0% in the

US president to discuss pandemic, economy in G7 Meeting

US President Joe Biden will discuss with other leaders from the Group of Seven nations in a virtual meeting on Saturday the coronavirus pandemic and the world economy, the White House said on Sunday. The meeting is the first by

Russia resumes flights with Armenia, Azerbaijan

 Russia resumed flights with Armenia and Azerbaijan on Monday. Flights will be resumed mutually with Azerbaijan (Moscow-Baku, two flights in a week) and Armenia (Moscow-Yerevan, four flights a week). Russia’s Aeroflot will resume regular flights from Moscow to Yerevan, Armenia (four

Vietnam Airlines ready for safe transport of passengers after Tet

Vietnam Airlines has said that COVID-19 prevention and control measures have been implemented to protect the health of passengers and its staff, particularly after Tet holiday.  All passengers must have their body temperature checked before boarding, wear face masks and

Vietnamese expats in Macau (China) gather for Tet

Overseas Vietnamese in China’s Macau Special Administrative Region gathered on Sunday to welcome Lunar New Year (Tet) at a celebration joined by the administrative representatives.  Chairman of the Overseas Vietnamese Association Duong Trung Duc said that last year, the association

Bac Ninh welcomes investors to industrial parks

 -The northern province of Bac Ninh attracted nearly 1 billion USD of foreign investment last year despite the COVID-19 pandemic.  Nguyen Dinh Xuan, Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment said Bac Ninh will continue to promote investment

Vietnam voices its stance at UN special session on Myanmar situation

Vietnam urges the international community and development partners to continue to support the democratic transition in Myanmar, in line with the wishes and interests of the Myanmar people, said Ambassador Le Thi Tuyet Mai. Ambassador Mai, Permanent Representative of Vietnam

COVID-19: Dark clouds and a silver lining for Vietnam’s tourism sector

It’s fair to say that 2020 was a challenging year for Vietnam’s tourism sector, but it wasn’t an unmitigated disaster. Analysts have said that COVID-19 created a turning point for both local and international tourism, requiring travel companies study a...

PM requests purchasing COVID-19 vaccine in February

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered the health sector to conduct all necessary measures to make COVID-19 vaccines available in Vietnam this month either through purchasing or from UN organisations.He made the request while chairing a meeting of...