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Sinch AB (publ): Notice to Annual General Meeting in Sinch AB (publ)

Sinch AB (publ): Notice to Annual General Meeting in Sinch AB (publ)

Stockholm, Sweden, April 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Sinch AB (publ) – XSTO: SINCH The shareholders of Sinch AB (publ) (“Sinch” or the “Company”) are hereby summoned to the annual general meeting on Friday 15 May 2020 at 2.00 p.m. in the meeting venue Kungsholmen 2, Hotell Courtyard by Marriott Stockholm, Rålambshovsleden 50, Stockholm, Sweden. Registration [...]

Akwel: Current Operating Profit Up 19% to €92.2m

Akwel: Current Operating Profit Up 19% to €92.2m

CHAMPFROMIER, FRANCE, April 8 (Korea Bizwire) – CURRENT OPERATING PROFIT UP 19% TO €92.2m PREPARATION AND REACTION TO THE COVID-19 CRISIS Akwel (FR0000053027, AKW, PEA-eligible), the automotive and HGV equipment and systems manufacturer specialising in fluid management and mechanisms, posted its 2019 annual results. Consolidated data – in € millions 2019 2018 Var. in % Turnover 1,101.2 [...]

CUHK Business School Research Finds Managerial Participation by Family Members in Chinese Family Businesses Linked to Fewer Problematic Transactions

CUHK Business School Research Finds Managerial Participation by Family Members in Chinese Family Businesses Linked to Fewer Problematic Transactions

HONG KONG, CHINA, April 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Family ownership in modern corporations – despite being highly commonplace with household names such as Walmart, Volkswagen and Ford being high profile family-controlled examples in the West – has a bad reputation in emerging markets. Critics often argue that family managers often underperform their professional counterparts, and [...]

Symphony Health to Provide Free Access to New Metys™ COVID-19 Module for U.S. based Life Sciences Industry During Pandemic

Symphony Health to Provide Free Access to New Metys™ COVID-19 Module for U.S. based Life Sciences Industry During Pandemic

RALEIGH, N.C., April 8 (Korea Bizwire) — PRA Health Sciences (NASDAQ: PRAH) announced today that Symphony Health, a PRA Health Sciences company, will make a 30-day license of its newly released MetysTM COVID-19 Module available to the U.S. life science industry at no charge. The COVID-19 Module within the Metys platform will provide up to three [...]

PureCircle Files Patent Infringement Case in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

PureCircle Files Patent Infringement Case in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

CHICAGO, April 8 (Korea Bizwire) — On Monday, April 6, 2020,  Chicago-based PureCircle, the leading global innovator and supplier of stevia ingredients, including sweeteners and flavor enhancers, filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia against Almendra Americas LLC of Decatur, Georgia, and Almendra (Thailand) Company Limited of Bangkok, Thailand.  PureCircle claims that Almendra’s [...]

Philips and the U.S. Government Collaborate in Ventilator Production Ramp Up to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

Philips and the U.S. Government Collaborate in Ventilator Production Ramp Up to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, April 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that the U.S. Government and Philips agreed to team up to increase the production of hospital ventilators in its manufacturing sites in the U.S. Philips plans to double the production by May 2020  and achieve a four-fold increase [...]

Constellation Brands Provides Update on Mexico Brewery Operations in the Midst of COVID-19 Outbreak

Constellation Brands Provides Update on Mexico Brewery Operations in the Midst of COVID-19 Outbreak

VICTOR, N.Y., April 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, today announced additional steps it is taking to reduce its brewery production activities in Mexico to a level that safeguards the environment and avoids irreversible impact to its operations. This move is consistent with actions taken by [...]

Novavax Identifies Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate; Accelerates Initiation of First-in-Human Trial to Mid-May

Novavax Identifies Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate; Accelerates Initiation of First-in-Human Trial to Mid-May

GAITHERSBURG, Md., April 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVAX), a late-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced it has identified a coronavirus vaccine candidate, NVX-CoV2373, a stable, prefusion protein made using Novavax’ proprietary nanoparticle technology, and will initiate a first-in-human trial in mid-May. Novavax’ proprietary Matrix-M™ adjuvant will [...]