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Accelerate Diagnostics Announces Sizeable Release of New Data at ECCMID 2018

Accelerate Diagnostics Announces Sizeable Release of New Data at ECCMID 2018

TUCSON, Ariz., Apr. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. today announced the sizeable release of new data presented by the company, its customers, and clinical experts during the European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID) 2018, located in IFEMA – Feria de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, April 21 – 24th. The symposium presentations on Monday, [...]

Taconic Biosciences Licenses Easi-CRISPR Technology from the University of Nebraska

Taconic Biosciences Licenses Easi-CRISPR Technology from the University of Nebraska

RENSSELAER, N.Y., Apr. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing genetically engineered mouse model and service solutions, has been granted a license to the Easi-CRISPR technology from the University of Nebraska. Easi-CRISPR was developed in the laboratories of Drs. Masato Ohtsuka (Tokai University in Japan), and Channabasavaiah Gurumurthy (University of Nebraska). [...]

sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck Celebrates its 7th Anniversary with Offers for All Visitors

sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck Celebrates its 7th Anniversary with Offers for All Visitors

HONG KONG, CHINA, Apr. 20 (Korea Bizwire) - Located on the 100th floor of International Commerce Centre, the tallest building in Hong Kong, sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck (sky100) is Hong Kong’s only indoor observation deck offering 360-degree panoramic views of the city and its famous Victoria Harbour.  With the opening of Café 100 by The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, sky100 is now world’s first observation [...]

Number of Farmers, Fishermen Continues to Fall in S. Korea

Number of Farmers, Fishermen Continues to Fall in S. Korea

SEJONG, Apr. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of South Koreans in the agrofisheries sector is continuing to decrease amid a rapid aging and urbanization trend in the country, government data showed Friday. Households engaging in the farming business totaled 1.04 million last year, down 2.5 percent from 1.07 million tallied a year ago, according [...]

S. Korea’s Hadong Named FAO Agricultural Heritage System for Tea-growing Method

S. Korea’s Hadong Named FAO Agricultural Heritage System for Tea-growing Method

ROME, Apr. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — The U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization on Thursday designated a site in Hadong, a town in South Korea’s South Gyeongsang Province, as one of its world agricultural heritage systems in recognition of the site’s traditional tea-growing method that maintains biodiversity. At a ceremony to mark the designation of Globally [...]

K-pop Video Streaming Service Mubeat Launches in Brazil

K-pop Video Streaming Service Mubeat Launches in Brazil

SEOUL, Apr. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Mubeat, a new K-pop video streaming service, has opened its service in Brazil, according to the company Friday. The app developed by Vlending, a joint entertainment venture formed by MBC and SBS Contents Hub, started its service in the South American country this month, the company announced. The service [...]

PayByPhone Appoints Andreas Gruber as New President and CEO

PayByPhone Appoints Andreas Gruber as New President and CEO

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Apr. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — PayByPhone, the global leader in mobile parking payments, today announced that it will appoint Andreas Gruber as president and Chief Executive Officer effective June 1st, 2018. Francis Dupuis, the former President and CEO, will take over a position in Germany with parent company Volkswagen Financial Services AG. [...]

Progress and Potential for Achieving Cleaner Air on a Global Basis

Progress and Potential for Achieving Cleaner Air on a Global Basis

WASHINGTON, Apr. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Recent reports highlighting air quality conditions in the United States (State of the Air) and globally (State of Global Air 2018) celebrate the progress made in developed and developing countries, but also emphasize significant disparities in progress toward reducing levels of key pollutants such as particulate matter and ozone. [...]