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U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Selects Philips to Create World’s Largest Tele-critical Care System, Further Integrating Tele-health and Delivering Quality Care for Veterans

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Selects Philips to Create World’s Largest Tele-critical Care System, Further Integrating Tele-health and Delivering Quality Care for Veterans

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Cambridge, MA, U.S., July 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has awarded a contract to Philips to expand VA’s tele-critical care program, creating the world’s largest system to provide veterans remote access to [...]

Novavax Announces $1.6 Billion Funding from Operation Warp Speed

Novavax Announces $1.6 Billion Funding from Operation Warp Speed

GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced that it has been selected to participate in Operation Warp Speed (OWS), a U.S. government program that aims to begin delivering millions of doses of a safe, effective vaccine for [...]

Philips Introduces First-of-a-kind Mobile ICUs in India to Tackle COVID-19 and Other Emergencies

Philips Introduces First-of-a-kind Mobile ICUs in India to Tackle COVID-19 and Other Emergencies

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and New Delhi, India, July 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced it introduced first-of-its-kind mobile Intensive Care Units (ICUs) in India. Designed to meet the critical-care requirements of patients, each prefabricated ICU has a capacity of nine beds. The units will be [...]

Novavax Announces Updates to Leadership Team

Novavax Announces Updates to Leadership Team

GAITHERSBURG, Md., July 2 (Korea Bizwire) — Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ: NVAX), a late-stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced the appointment of Frank Czworka as Senior Vice President, Global Sales, with responsibility for leading sales planning and distribution. Novavax also announced the promotion of Brian Webb to Senior Vice President, [...]

Helsinn Group and MEI Pharma Discontinue the Phase 3 Study with Pracinostat in AML After Completing Interim Analysis

Helsinn Group and MEI Pharma Discontinue the Phase 3 Study with Pracinostat in AML After Completing Interim Analysis

Lugano, Switzerland and San Diego, USA, July 2 (Korea Bizwire) – Helsinn, a Swiss pharmaceutical group focused on building quality cancer care and rare diseases products, and MEI Pharma, Inc. (Nasdaq: MEIP), a late-stage pharmaceutical company focused on advancing potential new therapies for cancer, today announce that an interim futility analysis of the ongoing Phase 3 [...]

Trip.com Group CMO Bo Sun Named One of the Top 50 Brand Marketers in APAC

Trip.com Group CMO Bo Sun Named One of the Top 50 Brand Marketers in APAC

SINGAPORE, July 1 (Korea Bizwire) — Trip.com Group CMO Bo Sun has been named one of the top 50 most influential and purposeful marketers in Asia-Pacific, by industry leading publication, Campaign. Sun is recognized as the only finalist from OTA, among the marketing elites from different industries, such as Coca-Cola, Alibaba and Google.   Sun joined [...]

With COVID-19 Lingering, Virtusa and Modjoul Partner to Get America Back to Work Safely

With COVID-19 Lingering, Virtusa and Modjoul Partner to Get America Back to Work Safely

SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., June 30 (Korea Bizwire) – Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS:VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services, and Modjoul, a software services company that gathers information in real-time, today announced the development and delivery of the Modjoul Health Platform to help Americans get back to work safely.  One organization already using the Modjoul [...]

Funders Join Forces to Advance a Global Economy That Works for People and the Planet

Funders Join Forces to Advance a Global Economy That Works for People and the Planet

New York, NY, June 29 (Korea Bizwire) — A new fund to advance fair global economic responses to COVID-19 launched today. The Response and Vision Fund, an initiative of a newly formed donor collaborative – Funders Organized for Rights in the Global Economy (FORGE) - seeks to build the power of workers and communities, strengthen accountability, and advance [...]

Constellation Brands Announces Comprehensive Effort in Advancing Social Justice and Eliminating Systemic Racism

Constellation Brands Announces Comprehensive Effort in Advancing Social Justice and Eliminating Systemic Racism

VICTOR, N.Y., June 29 (Korea Bizwire) – Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today its commitment to a multi-initiative social justice action plan aimed to achieve greater equity for African American/Black colleagues at Constellation, within the beverage alcohol industry, and within the communities they operate in. “The conditions that [...]