Daily Archive: October 10, 2019

Informa Pharma Intelligence Launches New Product Citeline Engage

Citeline Engage will deliver real-world data and customized engagement opportunities to help customers optimize site selection and increase trial efficiencies to accelerate clinical trial timelines LONDON, Oct. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Informa Pharma Intelligence today announces Citeline Engage, a new solution allowing contact research organizations (CROs) and sponsors to optimize site selection and increase trial efficiencies […]

Ctrip signs agreement with Japanese railway company JR Kyushu

Co-operation to drive inbound tourism to the Kyushu region Signing Ceremony SHANGHAI, China, Oct. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ctrip Group, Asia’s largest online travel agency, today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with JR Kyushu Railway Company (below: JR Kyushu), in a partnership that promises to drive Chinese and foreign tourism to the Kyushu […]

Sanctions risks to rise in 2020 as regimes grow in complexity

A report released today by consultancy Control Risks examines the increasingly complex and unpredictable global sanctions landscape that businesses will face in the year ahead. London, Oct. 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nationalistic US foreign policy, disagreements within the US administration and divergence between the US and Europe will all combine to create a sanctions […]

Sinch AB (publ): Sinch expands to Brazil through acquisition of TWW

Stockholm, Sweden – Sinch AB (publ) – XSTO: SINCH Sinch AB (publ), a global leader in cloud communications for mobile customer engagement, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TWW do Brasil S.A. for an enterprise value of BRL 180.750 million. Using today’s SEK/BRL exchange rate of 2.43, this corresponds to SEK 439 million. […]

Philips provides update on its financial performance in Q3 2019

October 10, 2019 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today provided an update on the third quarter 2019 financial results for the Group, which will be reported on October 28, 2019. Group sales for the quarter are expected to amount to approximately EUR 4.7 billion, […]

S. Korea’s top nuke envoy returns from U.S. trip

SEOUL– South Korea’s top nuclear negotiator returned home Thursday after talks with his U.S. and Japanese counterparts in Washington over how to make progress in denuclearization negotiations with North Korea.Lee Do-hoon had bilateral and trilateral m…

4 Chinese boats seized for alleged illegal fishing

SEJONG– South Korea has seized four Chinese fishing boats on charges of illegal fishing in its exclusive economic zone in the West Sea, the oceans ministry said Thursday.The West Sea Fisheries Management Service seized the four vessels, including two …

S. Korea gets U.S. consent for new ambassador

SEOUL– The United States has formally agreed on South Korea’s plan to send Rep. Lee Soo-hyuck of the ruling Democratic Party as its new ambassador, Cheong Wa Dae confirmed Thursday.Seoul recently received the diplomatic consent, known as “agrement,” f…

Trump suggests he has phone calls with N.K. leader

WASHINGTON– U.S. President Donald Trump suggested Wednesday that he speaks to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un by phone, in addition to their established form of communication — letters.Trump mentioned Kim as he defended his controversial phone call w…