Monthly Archives: August 2020

Novavax and Canada Reach Agreement in Principle to Acquire Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine

•  Canadian government to purchase up to 76 million doses of NVX-CoV2373 GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced it has reached

Novavax and Canada Reach Agreement in Principle to Acquire Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine

•  Canadian government to purchase up to 76 million doses of NVX-CoV2373 GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced it has reached

AIR Worldwide Estimates Insured Losses for Hurricane Laura Will be Between USD 4 Billion and USD 8 Billion

Boston, Aug. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Catastrophe risk modeling firm AIR Worldwide estimates that industry insured losses to onshore property resulting from Hurricane Laura’s winds and storm surge will range from USD 4 billion to USD 8 billion. AIR

Philips EV300 ventilator supply contract with U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to end after delivery of 12,300 bundled ventilator configurations

August 31, 2020 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that it has received notice from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) of the partial termination of the April 2020

Junshi Biosciences Announces Financial Results for Six Months Ended June 30, 2020 and Provides Corporate Updates

— Supplemental NDAs for Toripalimab filed — Expanding into infectious disease and collaborating with IMCAS and Lilly for COVID-19 neutralizing antibodies — Dual Listing on the STAR Market SHANGHAI, China, Aug. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Junshi Biosciences (HKEX: 1877;

Netflix unveils user interface in Bahasa Melayu

  KUALA LUMPUR Netflix has launched its user interface (UI) in Bahasa Melayu that enables members in Malaysia to navigate the UI, read title names and synopses, and also watch shows and movies with Bahasa Melayu subtitles and dubs.  

Bernama’s Rukun Negara Roadshow helps people appreciate national philosophy

  ARAU Programmes and activities held during the 50th Rukun Negara anniversary celebration roadshow organised by the Malaysian National News Agency (BERNAMA) can help capture the people’s interest, especially the younger generations’, to learn about the principles of Rukun Negara.

RON95, RON97 up 1 sen, diesel down 2 sen per litre

KUALA LUMPUR The retail price for RON95 and RON97 will go up by one sen respectively, while diesel down two sen for the Aug 29 to Sept 4 period. According to a statement from the Finance Ministry, based on the

Three new COVID-19 cases detected at military hospital, Melaka

  KUALA LUMPUR Three positive cases of COVID-19 infection were detected at the Armed Forces Hospital (HAT) in Terendak Camp, Melaka yesterday.   The Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) in a statement today confirmed that the cases involved two civilian patients

Shafie Apdal wants Sabah claim issue to be solved through g-to-g platform

KOTA KINABALU Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal has urged the federal government to have a government-to-government talk with the Philippines government through an Asean platform to solve the country’s never-ending claim on Sabah.   He said the