DARE-19 Phase III Collaboration between AstraZeneca, Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute and George Clinical Shows Treatment’s Well-Established Safety Profile Was Consistent in Patients with COVID-19

OVERLAND PARK, KS, July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The findings of DARE-19, a double-blind, placebo-controlled Phase III trial examining Dapagliflozin in patients with cardiometabolic risk factors hospitalized with COVID-19, have been published in The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology.  The study was a collaboration of  George Clinical, a global scientifically-backed clinical research organization and Saint Luke’s […]

FALANA & FALANA Issues the Following Statement: Detention of a Wrong Person Nullifies Detention

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In its judgment of March 15, 2021 the Ecowas Court of Justice detailed the extensive violations of Cape Verdean law (along with international law) that occurred in the arrest and detention of Alex Saab. Consequently, the Court issued a binding unanimous decision in which it declared that Alex […]

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit Expands to Pakistan

This is the Sixth International Location for the World’s Largest Barbecue Chain Dallas, Texas, July 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Dickey’s Barbecue Pit in Lahore, Pakistan is open. The Texas Style barbecue restaurant features Short Ribs, Lamb Shank and Beef Sausages. Representatives Azam Bhatti and Mazhar Zaidi from the A.J. Corporation inked their master franchise agreement […]

VP Harris Releases Strategy to Tackle Migration’s Root Causes

Vice President Kamala Harris said Thursday that efforts to address root causes of migration from three Central American countries won’t produce immediate results as she unveiled a broad strategy that…

Japan’s Hamada and Wolf Win Gold Medals to Match Record Haul

Japan’s Aaron Wolf and Shori Hamada grabbed gold medals in their respective judo finals Thursday, taking the host nation’s tally to eight golds from the sport at the Tokyo Games…

S. Korean Bond Yields on Jul. 29, 2021

Today (%) Previous Session(%) Change (BP) 1-year TB 0.941 0.934 +0.7 2-year TB 1.263 1.259 +0.4 3-year TB 1.431 1.419 +1.2 10-year TB 1.889 1.862 +2.7 2-year MSB 1.280 1.272…

Opposition presidential contender pledges 50-pct state funding for newlyweds’ 1st house purchases

SEOUL– Jeju Province Gov. Won Hee-ryong, an opposition presidential contender, on Thursday promised that newly-wed couples purchasing their first house will get half of the cost covered by an investment…

Seoul stocks up for 3rd day on robust corporate earnings

SEOUL– South Korean stocks rose for the third consecutive session Thursday as investor sentiment improved on optimism for strong corporate earnings and the U.S. Fed’s assurance that tapering would require…

DL Holdings Q2 net income up 139.1 pct to 450.6 bln won

SEOUL– DL Holdings Co. on Thursday reported its second-quarter net profit of 450.6 billion won (US$393 million), up 139.1 percent from a year earlier. The company said in a regulatory…

LG Innotek Q2 net soars on sales of high value-added products

SEOUL– LG Innotek Co., a major electronics components maker in South Korea, on Thursday reported solid second-quarter earnings results on the back of increased sales of high value-added products. The…