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Philips and Flevo Hospital sign long-term strategic partnership agreement enabling continuous innovation and optimization of patient care

July 14, 2020 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and Flevo Hospital today announced they have signed a 10-year strategic partnership agreement to continuously innovate and optimize patient care in the Almere region of the Netherlands. The collaboration has four strategic priorities: 1) Achieving the strategic objective […]

3B Future Health Fund announces new investment in iOnctura

3B Future Health Fund announces new investment in iOnctura MONACO, PRINCIPALITY OF MONACO, July 14, 2020:  3B Future Health Fund, previously known as Helsinn Investment Fund S.A., SICAR, today announces that it has invested in iOnctura SA, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing a pipeline of next generation molecules targeting cancer and fibrosis. iOnctura has […]

TOGA Limited Names Marcum LLP as Auditor

LAS VEGAS, July 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TOGA LIMITED (OTC: TOGL) (“Toga” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that it has engaged Marcum LLP as its new independent registered public accounting firm to replace Pinnacle Accountancy Group of Utah.  The change of the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm was approved by the […]

Aviation Week Network’s MRO Series Goes Virtual this Fall With MRO Asia-Pacific and MRO TransAtlantic

NEW YORK, July 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aviation Week Network today announced the move to virtual platforms for MRO Americas, MRO Asia-Pacific and MRO Europe, making the difficult decision not to hold these as in person events in 2020. Originally scheduled to take place in Dallas, Texas, September 1-3; Singapore, September 22-24; and Barcelona, […]

CNA Transitions to AIR Worldwide as its Primary Catastrophe Risk Management Platform

Boston, July 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide announced that CNA has transitioned to AIR’s Touchstone solution as its primary catastrophe risk modeling platform. AIR Worldwide is a Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK) business. “We are excited to leverage AIR’s powerful catastrophe modeling solution to support our multiple lines of business during the underwriting […]

Ovid Therapeutics and Angelini Pharma Enter into Exclusive License Agreement to Develop, Manufacture and Commercialize OV101 for the Treatment of Angelman Syndrome in Europe

Angelini Pharma obtains exclusive development, manufacturing and commercialization rights to OV101 (gaboxadol) for the potential treatment of Angelman syndrome in the European Union and other countries in the European Economic Area (Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom) and Russia Ovid Therapeutics will receive an upfront payment of $20 million and additional payments of up to […]

Asian Markets Begin Week on Upswing

Asian markets were rising Monday thanks to investors’ continued optimism over a post-pandemic recovery. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei index closed 2.2 percent higher. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index was trading 0.5...

Trump on Fauci: ‘I Don’t Always Agree with Him’

WHITE HOUSE – President Donald Trump reiterated Monday that he has “a very good relationship” with Dr. Anthony Fauci despite weekend media reports that showed the administration undercutting one of...

Friends, family bid final farewell to Seoul mayor

SEOUL, Friends, family and supporters gathered in pouring rain Monday to say their final goodbyes to Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon, a prominent human rights lawyer and civic activist who was...