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Despite Increasing Trade Tensions Business Confidence in Asia Pacific Remains High

Despite Increasing Trade Tensions Business Confidence in Asia Pacific Remains High

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea, Nov. 15 (Korea Bizwire) —  Business leaders across Asia Pacific remain confident that their companies revenues will grow over the next 12 months despite increasing trade frictions. In its latest survey of 1189 business leaders across the 21 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) economies, PwC found that 35% were very confident [...]

Organisations Are Not Doing Enough to Prepare for the Future of Work, Finds PwC Report

Organisations Are Not Doing Enough to Prepare for the Future of Work, Finds PwC Report

LONDON, Nov. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — While the majority of businesses recognise which capabilities are important for their future success, many are failing to take the actions needed today to build or even introduce them into their organisations. These actions include using data analytics to make workforce decisions and creating a compelling work experience for [...]

Strong Values Drive Growth for Family Business amid Disruption Fears, Finds PwC Global Survey

Strong Values Drive Growth for Family Business amid Disruption Fears, Finds PwC Global Survey

LONDON, Nov. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Family businesses should seek to maximise the competitive advantage that comes from their strong values-led culture, according to the Global Family Business Survey 2018 released today by PwC. This year’s survey saw family business leaders globally reporting robust health, with levels of growth at their highest level since 2007. [...]

UPDATE – New Cisco Study Predicts Dramatic Change in IT Operations as CIOs Embrace Analytics and Automation

UPDATE – New Cisco Study Predicts Dramatic Change in IT Operations as CIOs Embrace Analytics and Automation

SAN JOSE, Calif. , Nov. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Today, Cisco announced the launch of its new IT Operations Readiness Index revealing how data is transforming the way businesses operate their IT. The Index surveyed more than 1,500 senior IT leaders from across the globe to understand where organizations are on their IT operations transformation [...]

China and Europe Post Double Digit Increases in R&D Spending

China and Europe Post Double Digit Increases in R&D Spending

NEW YORK, Oct. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Annual worldwide corporate R&D spending increased by 11% in 2018, totaling US$782bn in annual investment, based on an annual analysis of the 1000 largest global public companies by R&D spend conducted by PwC’s Strategy&. The 14th edition of PwC’s Strategy& Global Innovation 1000 Study shows how innovation investment is [...]

Neuralstem Announces Publication of a Study Showing Benefits of Neural Stem Cell (NSC) Transplantation in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease

Neuralstem Announces Publication of a Study Showing Benefits of Neural Stem Cell (NSC) Transplantation in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease

GERMANTOWN, Md., Oct. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Neuralstem, Inc. (Nasdaq:CUR), a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel treatments for nervous system diseases, announced the publication of a manuscript in Scientific Reports showing that transplantation of NSI-532.IGF1, a proprietary human neural stem cell line developed by Neuralstem (US patent no 9,750,769), mitigates disease pathology and improves [...]

Inovio Presents Progression Free Survival & PSA Doubling Time Improvements in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with INO-5150

Inovio Presents Progression Free Survival & PSA Doubling Time Improvements in Prostate Cancer Patients Treated with INO-5150

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pa., Oct. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:INO) today announced that new data from the company’s recently completed Phase 1b study with INO-5150 demonstrated a slowing of Prostate-Specific Antigen Doubling Time (PSADT) in men with prostate cancer. Eighty six percent (86%) of patients remained progression-free at Week 72 of the study. [...]

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Similarities Could Alter Customers’ Reactions to Service Failures

CUHK Business School Research Reveals Similarities Could Alter Customers’ Reactions to Service Failures

HONG KONG, CHINA, Oct. 9 (Korea Bizwire) – Whether it is our name, hometown or personal characteristic, our similarities could alter our reactions to service failures. “What a coincidence!” This is a familiar line in our lives. We have all experienced that mysterious sensation – hopefully pleasant – triggered by an unexpected connection with a [...]

Radware Study Reveals That Two Thirds of Respondents Believe Hackers Can Penetrate Their Network

Radware Study Reveals That Two Thirds of Respondents Believe Hackers Can Penetrate Their Network

MAHWAH, N.J., Oct. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Radware® (NASDAQ: RDWR), a leading provider of cybersecurity and application delivery solutions, today released findings from its second annual web application security report, Radware 2018 State of Web Application Security. The report shares an in-depth view of the challenges organizations face in protecting web applications and how recent [...]