AGC Biologics Enters Agreement to Acquire Facility in Longmont, CO, Eyeing to Significantly Expand Their Cell and Gene Therapy Capabilities and Offerings

Seattle, July 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AGC Biologics, a leading global biopharmaceutical Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO), announced the signing of a purchase agreement for a state-of-the-art Cell and Gene Therapy commercial manufacturing facility in Longmont, Colorado, currently owned by Novartis Gene Therapies. Once the transaction closes, pending final due diligence, the facility […]

CNH Industrial announces senior appointments

London, July 1, 2021 CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) today announced that it has appointed Scott Moran as Chief CNH Industrial Business System Officer and Kelly Tolbert as Chief Diversity & Inclusion, Sustainability and Transformation Officer. In these positions, Mr. Moran and Ms. Tolbert will join the Company’s Senior Leadership Team (SLT), […]

Philips announces first patient treated with its new real-time 3D intracardiac echocardiography catheter – VeriSight Pro

July 01, 2021 FDA 510k-cleared real-time 3D intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) catheter has potential to improve standard of care for structural heart disease and electrophysiology procedures Reduced need for general anesthesia accelerates workflows, increases efficiency, and broadens treatment options Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today […]

Azerbaijan improves its position in Global Cybersecurity Index

Azerbaijan climbed 15 positions in the global cybersecurity rating and took 40th place among 194 countries, Trend reports citing the Global Cybersecurity Index (GCI) report of the International Telecommunication Union…

Uzbekistan ranks first in terms of shadow economy in Central Asia

Uzbekistan ranked first in terms of the shadow economy in Central Asia, Trend reports referring to the Uzbek Ministry of Economic Development and Poverty Reduction. “Proceeding from analysis and research,…

‘Mogadishu’ director captures drama, thrills behind true story

SEOUL– Star director Ryoo Seung-wan said Thursday that he was fascinated by the dramatic story and characters in the true story that inspired his upcoming action film “Escape from Mogadishu.”…

Hyundai’s June sales rise 14 pct on strong overseas demand

SEOUL– Hyundai Motor Co. said Thursday its sales rose 14 percent last month from a year earlier on strong overseas demand for its models despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The country’s…

Renault Samsung’s June sales edge down on weak domestic demand

SEOUL– Renault Samsung Motors Corp. said Thursday its auto sales slightly fell last month compared with a year ago due to weak domestic demand in the face of toughening competition.…

GM Korea’s June sales climb 3.4 pct on strong exports

SEOUL– GM Korea Co. said Tuesday its sales gained 3.4 percent last month from a year earlier as robust exports offset the sluggish domestic sales. The South Korean unit of…

Moon appoints new Air Force chief

SEOUL– President Moon Jae-in appointed South Korea’s new Air Force chief Thursday, Cheong Wa Dae announced. Earlier this week, Moon nominated Lt. Gen. Park In-ho as Air Force chief of…