Daily Archives: February 19, 2021

Sumo Logic Announces Upcoming Conference Participation

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sumo Logic, (Nasdaq: SUMO) the pioneer in continuous intelligence, announced today that members of its management team will present at the following investor conferences: The Morgan Stanley Technology, Media and Telecom Conference, March

FAST and SFARI to launch International Angelman Syndrome Research Council (INSYNC-AS)

First international council to support accelerated drug development for Angelman syndrome and related neurodevelopmental disorders DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FAST (Foundation for Angelman Syndrome Therapeutics) and the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) today announced a collaboration to

Former Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong passes away

  -Former Politburo member and former Deputy Prime Minister Truong Vinh Trong passed away at his home at 3:25am on Friday in the Mekong Delta province of Ben Tre due to old age and serious illness.  The committee on health care

No new COVID-19 cases reported on February 19 morning

No new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Vietnam on Friday morning, leaving the national tally at 2,347.  More than 1,600 patients have recovered and 35 have died. Hai Duong province – Vietnam’s current largest COVID-19 hotspot – had basically managed to

Britain pushes G7 for faster vaccine development, sets 100-day target

  Britain will challenge fellow G7 countries to help speed up the development of future vaccines to 100-days today when Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosts a virtual meeting of leaders including US President Joe Biden. Johnson’s Britain holds the presidency

Vietnam one of three nations leading the shift to renewable energy in Asia Pacific

  Vietnam is one of the three nations leading the shift to renewable energy in Asia Pacific, according to IHS Markit. Citing IHS Markit’s Renewable Additions Index, energyvoice.com said renewable power development has soared across the region. The index shows

Biden to focus on COVID-19, China, at his first G7 summit

White House spokesperson Jen Psaki said Thursday that during his upcoming meeting with G7 world leaders President Joe Biden will focus on the COVID-19 response, including vaccine production, distribution, and preventing a new outbreak. Psaki said Mr. Biden will also discuss

NATO makes no decision on troop withdrawal from Afghanistan

NATO defense ministers at a meeting on Thursday made no decision on whether or when to pull out of Afghanistan, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said. US President Joe Biden is reconsidering the fate of 9,600 US troops in Afghanistan, who will be

Singapore, Indonesia favor ASEAN role in helping Myanmar defuse crisis

 Singapore and Indonesia strongly support holding a meeting of ASEAN foreign ministers to help Myanmar resolve its post-coup political crisis, Singapore’s Foreign Ministry said Thursday. Singapore’s Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan and Indonesian Minister Retno Marsudi urged an unofficial meeting of

Internet connection expected to return to normal on February 24

  With repair work on some international undersea cables now underway, Vietnam’s internet connection with the world is expected to be fully restored next Wednesday. The repair of the Tata TGN-Intra Asia (IA) cable system’s broken sections began on Thursday.