DURHAM, N.C., Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CoImmune, Inc., an immuno-oncology company developing cell-based therapeutics to treat unmet medical needs in blood-borne and solid tumor indications, today announced the closing of a $45M Series A financing. CoImmune will use the proceeds from the financing …Read More
Leading entertainment company cuts storage costs, streamlines media management and improves remote collaboration through hot cloud storage solutionRead More
Novavax to host live Q&A due to technical difficulties during quarterly call
GAITHERSBURG, Md., Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, will host a conference call for the investment community …Read More
New York, Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madison Realty Capital, a New York City based real estate private equity firm focused on debt and equity investment strategies, today announced it has closed on a new debt investment vehicle with up to $1 billion of …Read More
New research shows applications to graduate business school programs are up, with variations in growth rates by region and program due to online learning, travel, and visa concerns
RESTON, Va., Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Graduate Management Admission Council™ (GMAC™), a global association …Read More
Advanced Solar Tracker Technology + Software to be deployed across Lightsource bp’s newly developed worldwide solar portfolio
LONDON, Nov. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lightsource bp has entered into a purchase agreement with Array Technologies (NASDAQ:ARRY) that will supply Lightsource bp’s newly developed solar portfolio …Read More
WESSANEN BECOMES ECOTONE
AND COMMITS TO FOOD FOR BIODIVERSITY
As a pioneer of organic and vegetarian food for 30 years, Wessanen is best known for its range of leading brands such as Bjorg, Clipper, Bonneterre, Allos, El Granero and Isola Bio. From today, Wessanen will …Read More
BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today International Fruit Genetics (IFG) a California-based fruit breeding company has filed for patent / plant breeders’ rights / plant variety rights and trademark protection for many of its proprietary varieties in various jurisdictions. The company …Read More
- Covino brings global biopharmaceutical finance experience to Novavax
- John Trizzino, Chief Business Officer, takes on additional role as Chief Commercial Officer
- Filip Dubovsky, M.D. promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Medical Officer
- Biegie Lee promoted to Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer
GAITHERSBURG, …Read More
- Advanced clinical development of NVX‑CoV2373 with initiation of first Phase 3 trial to evaluate efficacy, safety and immunogenicity
- U.K. Phase 3 interim data expected as soon as early first quarter 2021
- Secured additional large-scale manufacturing for NVX-CoV2373 with expected global capacity over two
MONTREAL, Nov. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Brunswick Exploration Inc. (“BRW” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors has appointed Robert Wares, currently Chairman, as Chief Executive Officer of the Company, and Killian Charles as …Read More
The upcoming NBA season is set to start on December 22, the league and the union confirmed on Monday night.
Under the deal the NBA and the National Basketball Players Association forged, the season will come back with a 72 game-schedule for each team, rather …Read More
The Agusan del Sur provincial government has announced the opening of a newly-completed, 50-room quarantine facility in the province.
“The provincial facility is located in Barangay Consuelo, Bunawan town, and is now ready to serve the constituents in the province, particularly those who are recommended …Read More
A farmer was killed while four others have survived although wounded in a lightning strike amid the bad weather spawned by Tropical Storm Ulysses, a police official said Tuesday.
Capt. Edwin Duco, Police Regional Office-9 (PRO-9) information officer, identified the fatality as Rodericko Guzman dela …Read More
Residents of Manila City breathed a sigh of relief after 73 barangays registered zero coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases in the past two months, as they expressed hope that the pandemic will soon be over.
“God is good talaga, thank you Lord. Sana po magwakas na …Read More
The people in the provinces of Albay and Camarines Sur have regained access to all of Globe Telecom Inc.’s (Globe) mobile services on Tuesday.
In a statement, Globe said voice, text, and internet services have been “fully restored” in the two provinces, more than a …Read More
The Cebu City Police Office (CCPO) has recorded a significant drop in the number of quarantine violators in October despite the easing of lockdown restrictions due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
From more than a thousand violators recorded as of late July, the …Read More
The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee on Tuesday said the country’s economic contraction in the third quarter is a “sign” to include more direct transfers to the poor in the 2021 national budget.
Albay Rep. Joey Salceda made the statement after the …Read More
Close to half of those who participated in the survey by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) do not want to cast their votes via mail voting.
Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez on Tuesday said out of the 436 who participated in the survey on his Twitter …Read More
Motorists without radio-frequency identification (RFID) stickers will still be able to enter and have RFID stickers installed at toll expressways beyond December 1, an official of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said on Tuesday.
In a message to reporters, DOTr Assistant Secretary Goddes Hope Libiran …Read More
Malacañang on Monday said “the worst is over” as the Philippine economy started to recover despite contracting by 11.5 percent in the third quarter.
In a Palace press briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the slump has started to ease after the gross domestic product …Read More
In the spirit of bayanihan, free and meaningful discussions between the government and Filipino people continue under the “Dagyaw 2020” virtual town hall meetings.
“Dagyaw” virtual dialogues kicked-off on Oct. 8, where discussions on issues of the education sector were held with experts from the …Read More
The situation inside the New Bilibid Prison (NBP) in Muntinlupa City is back to normal following Monday’s scuffle that left four inmates dead, the Department of Justice (DOJ) said on Tuesday.
In a message to newsmen, Justice Undersecretary and spokesperson Emmeline Aglipay-Villar identified the fatalities …Read More
The Inter-agency Task Force on Zero Hunger on Tuesday scaled up its campaign to free more Filipinos from hunger and achieve food security.
Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, Task Force Zero Hunger chairman, in a virtual launch of the “Zero hunger movement: Pilipinas Kontra Gutom,” said …Read More
The Department of Agriculture in Region 9 (DA-9) turned over Tuesday close to PHP1 million worth of livestock to a farmers’ cooperative in Zamboanga del Norte as part of the agency’s interventions to ease the impact of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) low-income families.
DA-9 executive …Read More
The leadership of the House of Representatives has included 12 economic measures in the list of priority bills to help the Duterte administration jumpstart the economy and cushion the impact of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic on the livelihood of ordinary Filipinos.
In a …Read More
As Christmas celebration approaches, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has assured consumers that there will be no price increase on Noche Buena products compared to their prices last year.
On Tuesday, the DTI released the latest suggested retail price (SRP) list for these …Read More
The municipality of Malinao in Albay is eyeing to construct relocation sites for typhoon-affected residents as another storm threatens the Bicol region, Mayor Lenybelle Santos said on Tuesday.
“Hanggat hindi po natin sila naililipat sa maayos pong matitirhan, ganito rin po ang mangyayari everytime na …Read More
An 80-year-old senior from Batangas said neither a typhoon nor a pandemic can put her down.
Paulina Serrano or ‘Inay Nena’ said she already survived several disasters –– volcano eruptions, typhoons, name it.
However, her positive attitude in life continues to power her through life’s …Read More
More than 700 passengers are stranded in Bicol region as several ships and motorized bancas took shelter due to Tropical Storm Ulysses, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said on Tuesday.
In an advisory, the PCG said 746 passengers, including drivers and helpers; nine vessels, and …Read More
An employee of the local government here was shot dead by a still unidentified gunman early Tuesday morning.
In an interview, San Jacinto chief of police Maj. Edgar Allan Serquina identified the victim as Ofelia Castillo, 56, a resident of Barangay San Jose.
She was …Read More
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Tuesday said it already started the release of financial assistance under the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act or Bayanihan 2 to low-income families in areas affected by Covid-19 granular lockdowns.
DSWD-National Capital Region facilitated the …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte was not consulted by Solicitor General Jose Calida when he sought for the inhibition of Supreme Court Associate Justice Marvic Leonen from the vice presidential poll protest case, Malacañang said on Tuesday.
In a Palace press briefing, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said …Read More
President Rodrigo Duterte has hailed the Western Mindanao Command (WestMinCom) – Joint Task Force (JTF) Sulu for successfully thwarting a kidnapping attempt by seven Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) bandits in Parang, Sulu on November 3.
In a taped speech aired Tuesday, Duterte hailed them for …Read More
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday warned the public against scammers targeting foreigners who want to enter the Philippines despite existing inbound travel restrictions.
“The Department of Foreign Affairs warns the public against any form of scam related to the entry of foreign …Read More
Workers at the La Trinidad Vegetable Trading Post (LTVTP) were directed to strictly follow the safety and health protocols and wear their identification cards and uniforms when entering and staying at the facility.
The move is aimed at serving as a control measure to prevent …Read More
Malacañang on Tuesday distanced itself from a Palace official’s support for a Duterte-Duterte tandem in the 2022 national elections.
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said the Palace respects Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo’s opinion that Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte is the best person to …Read More
There will be more traditional public utility jeepneys (TPUJ) plying the roads of Metro Manila after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) announced that it is opening 16 more routes on Wednesday.
In an advisory on Tuesday, the LTFRB said a total of …Read More
agle Cement Corp. is set to finish its milling facility in San Ildefonso, Bulacan by the first quarter of 2021.
In a statement Tuesday, the firm said it earmarked PHP1.5 billion for its fifth cement milling unit to ramp up the production capacity to 8.6 …Read More
The Bagbag Beach in this town offering white sand shore with rock formations and a nearby hill that overlooks the islets at the Hundred Islands National Park is now an additional tourist attraction in the province of Pangasinan.
It has trended in social media after …Read More
The Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) in Region 12 (Soccsksargen) has tightened the assessment of reimbursement for coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases in the wake of the emergence of alleged fraudulent claims in other areas.
Dr. Hector Zenon Leonardo Malate, acting PhilHealth regional vice president for …Read More
The local government of Valencia City in Bukidnon has temporarily closed a shopping mall after one of its employees tested positive for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) and infected 18 co-workers, an official said Tuesday.
Dr. Paul Murillo, Valencia vice mayor and head of the city’s …Read More
All sea travels in Northern Samar were suspended on Tuesday as the state weather bureau raised tropical cyclone warning signal no. 1 over the province and other parts of the Samar Island due to Typhoon Ulysses (international name Vamco).
In an advisory, Lt. Paterno Belarmino, …Read More
Rain Or Shine completed the cast of the 2020 Philippine Basketball Association playoffs after turning back TNT, 80-74, on Tuesday night at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center.
The Elasto Painters scored the game’s last six points, a huge layup from Kris Rosales …Read More
The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) on Tuesday said it has breached the 14-million mark of its target beneficiaries for the second tranche of the social amelioration program (SAP 2).
For SAP 2, DSWD spokesperson Irene Dumlao said the agency provided aid to …Read More
An improvement in economic performance is expected to continue even if it remains in contraction in the fourth quarter of 2020 while positive growth can start only next year.
In a virtual briefing Tuesday, Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) chief economist Michael Ricafort said he …Read More
The Ambuklao, Binga, and Magat dams in Luzon are being prepared for the onslaught of Tropical Storm Ulysses (international name Vamco), which may develop into a typhoon by Wednesday.
The dams further released water on Tuesday as a precaution against structural problems that can arise …Read More
The Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation (RCBC) has reallocated part of its budget for information technology (IT) to enhance work-from-home capabilities of its employees after the government implemented community quarantines since mid-March.
In a virtual briefing Tuesday, RCBC senior vice president and corporate planning head Ma. …Read More
News about the success of the third phase studies on the possible coronavirus disease (Covid-19) vaccines of both the Germany-based BioNTech SE and Pfizer Inc. boosted the local bourse but the peso weakened.
The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) rose by 5.23 percent, or 349.63 …Read More