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The Graduate Management Admission Council Selects Three New Business Schools for Membership

The Graduate Management Admission Council Selects Three New Business Schools for Membership

RESTON, Va., Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a global association of leading graduate business schools, welcomes three new members. The addition of ESCP Europe, WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management, and Xavier University Bhubaneswar brings GMAC’s total membership to 225. Select business schools are invited to apply for [...]

WillScot Announces Completion of Warrant Exchange Offer

WillScot Announces Completion of Warrant Exchange Offer

BALTIMORE, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — WillScot Corporation (“WillScot”) (NASDAQ: WSC), the specialty rental services market leader providing innovative modular space and portable storage solutions across North America, today announced the completion of its previously announced exchange offer (the “Exchange Offer”) relating to certain outstanding warrants (the “Warrants”). The Exchange Offer expired at 11:59 p.m., [...]

CereSpir Incorporated and the National Neuroscience Institute Singapore Announce Positive Data Showing Beneficial Effects of CereSpir’s Clinical Stage Compound Itanapraced in a LRRK2 Model of Parkinson’s Disease

CereSpir Incorporated and the National Neuroscience Institute Singapore Announce Positive Data Showing Beneficial Effects of CereSpir’s Clinical Stage Compound Itanapraced in a LRRK2 Model of Parkinson’s Disease

NEW YORK and SINGAPORE, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — CERESPIR INCORPORATED a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of disease-modifying therapeutics for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, and THE NATIONAL NEUROSCIENCE INSTITUTE SINGAPORE, a national and international center of excellence in neuroscience with its mission to improve lives through integrated clinical service, research [...]

DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals Announces its New Name – Centrient Pharmaceuticals

DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals Announces its New Name – Centrient Pharmaceuticals

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Effective December 10, 2018 Centrient Pharmaceuticals is the new name for DSM Sinochem Pharmaceuticals, the leading manufacturer of beta-lactam antibiotics and a provider of next-generation statins and anti-fungals. The new name has been chosen to reflect the company’s key contribution to modern healthcare, and marks the next phase [...]

Fraser Institute News Release: China Ranks 135th out of 162 in New Human Freedom Index; Canada Ranks 5th

Fraser Institute News Release: China Ranks 135th out of 162 in New Human Freedom Index; Canada Ranks 5th

TORONTO, Dec. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — China continues to languish near the bottom of the annual Human Freedom Index released today by the Fraser Institute and a network of international public policy think-tanks. New Zealand is the freest country in the world, followed by Switzerland (2nd). China ranks 135th in this year’s index, which uses 79 [...]

Colliers International Announces Leadership Change

Colliers International Announces Leadership Change

TORONTO, Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services and investment management, announced today that effective January 1, 2019, Dylan Taylor will become CEO of Colliers Real Estate Services focusing exclusively on the growth, operational effectiveness and client service opportunities in the [...]

Constellation Brands to Invest $100 Million in Women-Led Start-Ups by 2028

Constellation Brands to Invest $100 Million in Women-Led Start-Ups by 2028

VICTOR, N.Y., Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today that Constellation Brands Ventures (CBV), the company’s corporate venture capital group, intends to invest $100 million in female-founded or female-led businesses in the beverage alcohol space and adjacent categories by 2028 through a new [...]

Osisko Metals Releases Pine Point In-Pit Inferred Resource: 38,400,000 Tonnes Grading 6.58% ZnEq

Osisko Metals Releases Pine Point In-Pit Inferred Resource: 38,400,000 Tonnes Grading 6.58% ZnEq

MONTREAL, Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Osisko Metals Incorporated (the “Company” or “Osisko Metals”) (TSX-V: OM; FRANKFURT: OB51) is pleased to announce an updated Inferred Mineral Resource Estimate (“MRE”) for its 100% owned Pine Point project, located near Hay River, in the Northwest Territories of Canada. The MRE was prepared by BBA Inc. and incorporates [...]

SpeeDx Receives CE-IVD Mark for ResistancePlus® GC Gonorrhea Test

SpeeDx Receives CE-IVD Mark for ResistancePlus® GC Gonorrhea Test

SYDNEY, Australia, Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — SpeeDx Pty. Ltd. announced today it has received CE-IVD marking for its ResistancePlus® GC assay that detects both the sexually transmitted infection (STI) N. gonorrhoeae, and sequences in the gyrA gene of the bacteria associated with susceptibility to ciprofloxacin (Cipro), a previously used front-line antibiotic treatment. Currently, ceftriaxone [...]

Druggability Technologies USA Announces Appointment of John E. Friend II, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer

Druggability Technologies USA Announces Appointment of John E. Friend II, M.D. as Chief Medical Officer

NEW YORK, Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Druggability Technologies USA today announced that Dr.  John E. Friend II has been named as Chief Medical Officer. Druggability Technologies USA has been engaged by Druggability Technologies Holding (DRGT) to assist with the clinical development of all human trials for DRGT. DRGT is a specialty pharmaceutical company that [...]