Centrient Pharmaceuticals to acquire Astral SteriTech, expanding its product portfolio with sterile injectable antibiotic finished dosage forms

Rotterdam, the Netherlands, February 15th, 2021, Feb. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

  • Further strengthens Centrient Pharmaceuticals’ position as the global business-to-business industry leader in beta-lactam antibiotics
  • Broadens Centrient Pharmaceuticals’ product portfolio with sterile injectable Semi-Synthetic Cephalosporin and Semi-Synthetic Penicillin finished dosage forms, able to further
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NegOr logs 36 new recoveries from Covid-19

The province of Negros Oriental has recorded 36 new recoveries from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) over the weekend.

Assistant Provincial Health Officer Dr. Liland Estacion, health committee chair of the province’s Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID), in a …

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PGH all set for vaccine rollout

The Philippine General Hospital is all set with the preparations and requirements for the rollout of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines.

“All set na po, low dead space syringe, ‘yun lang po talaga ang ‘di namin mahanap, kahit saan po kami maghanap na supplier (We’re …

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GCash has now over 33 million users

Digital transactions in the country has exponentially grown in the past year, with GCash now being patronized by almost one of three Filipinos nationwide.

In a statement on Monday, Mynt, the operator of GCash and a subsidiary of Globe Telecom Inc., said its base of …

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Filipina boxer Dargantes dies

National athlete Alexcel “Didat” Dargantes had joined her creator on Feb. 13 this year in Baguio City. She was 24.

Dargantes, a member of the Philippine amateur boxing team in 2015, is from General Santos City.

Her friends are now making a “Pastil for Cause” …

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PDEA nabs 7 in Zambo drug ops

Anti-narcotics agents have arrested seven persons and seized some PHP282,200 worth of suspected shabu in separate law enforcement operations here and nearby Zamboanga Sibugay, an official said Monday.

Emerson Margate, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Region 9 (PDEA) director, said six of the seven were arrested in …

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GCash has now over 33 million users

Digital transactions in the country has exponentially grown in the past year, with GCash now being patronized by almost one of three Filipinos nationwide.

In a statement on Monday, Mynt, the operator of GCash and a subsidiary of Globe Telecom Inc., said its base of …

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SM Prime nets P18-B in 2020

SM Prime Holdings Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading integrated property developers in Southeast Asia, has reported a PHP18-billion consolidated net income in 2020 from PHP38.1 billion the previous year.

In a statement Monday, SM Prime said its consolidated revenues also reached PHP81.9 billion …

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PDEA nabs 7 in Zambo drug ops

Anti-narcotics agents have arrested seven persons and seized some PHP282,200 worth of suspected shabu in separate law enforcement operations here and nearby Zamboanga Sibugay, an official said Monday.

Emerson Margate, Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Region 9 (PDEA) director, said six of the seven were arrested in …

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T-bill rates down anew

The rates of the Philippines treasury bills (T-bills) declined across-the-board Monday as domestic liquidity remained ample.

The average rate of the 91-day paper slipped to 0.845 percent, the 182-day to 1.046 percent, and the 364-day to 1.416 percent.

These were at 0.846 percent, 1.094 percent, …

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SM Prime nets P18-B in 2020

SM Prime Holdings Inc. (SM Prime), one of the leading integrated property developers in Southeast Asia, has reported a PHP18-billion consolidated net income in 2020 from PHP38.1 billion the previous year.

In a statement Monday, SM Prime said its consolidated revenues also reached PHP81.9 billion …

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Singapore’s economy shrinks 5.4% in 2020

Singapore’s economy contracted by 5.4 percent in 2020, the Trade and Industry Ministry said on Monday, slipping into the worst recession since Independence in 1965.

This marked the country’s first annual contraction since 2001. However, the figure is slightly better than the estimate of a …

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