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Celltrion’s New Humira Biosimilar Wins Approval in Canada

Celltrion’s New Humira Biosimilar Wins Approval in Canada

SEOUL, Dec. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean pharmaceutical giant Celltrion Inc. said Thursday its new biosimilar of the arthritis drug Humira has won approval from Canadian authorities. Yuflyma, an adalimumab biosimilar with a high concentration, is used to treat patients with rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis and inflammatory diseases. Yuflyma requires only half the solution administered [...]

Rentals.ca Network, Inc. Launches, Bringing Together 6 Rental Marketplaces in Canada

Rentals.ca Network, Inc. Launches, Bringing Together 6 Rental Marketplaces in Canada

TORONTO, Sept. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — Rentals.ca Network, Inc. has announced its launch, which includes six Canadian rental marketplaces offering the most traffic and leads for landlords to list their properties and providing the most listings for renters to find their next home in Canada.  The Rentals.ca Network consists of Rentals.ca, Rentfaster.ca, Louer.ca, Rentboard.ca, RentCanada.com [...]

Harrison Street Brings Alternative Investment Expertise to Canada

Harrison Street Brings Alternative Investment Expertise to Canada

CHICAGO and TORONTO, Aug. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Harrison Street, one of the leading investment management firms exclusively focused on alternative real assets, today announced it is bringing its significant expertise investing in demographic-driven alternative assets to the Canadian market and will pursue investments in senior living, student housing, medical office, life sciences, storage, and [...]

AlumaSafway Receives Five Canadian Safety Achievement Awards

AlumaSafway Receives Five Canadian Safety Achievement Awards

Kennesaw, Georgia, USA, Sept. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — AlumaSafway, a BrandSafway company, received four 365 Daily Maintenance (365DM) Awards and one Tripartite Zero Injury Turnaround (TZIT) Award for a total of five Canadian Safety Achievement Awards (CS2A) from the General Presidents’ Maintenance Committee for Canada (GPMC) and the National Maintenance Council for Canada (NMC). AlumaSafway [...]

Canada’s Carleton University Launches New Korean Minor Program

Canada’s Carleton University Launches New Korean Minor Program

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — A Canadian university has upgraded its Korean language program to a minor program, becoming the first Canadian school in Ottawa to offer an academic program in the language, South Korean officials said Wednesday. Carleton University launched its Korean language minor program on Wednesday after upgrading it from an elective [...]

Relay & Fio Corp. Address Market Development and Fionet COVID-19 Applications

Relay & Fio Corp. Address Market Development and Fionet COVID-19 Applications

TORONTO, Sept. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Relay Medical Corp. (“Relay” or the “Company”) (CSE: RELA, OTC: RYMDF, Frankfurt: EIY2), and Fio Corporation (“Fio”), together Fionet Rapid Response Group (“FRR”) are pleased to announce an update on Health Canada’s recent statements and the opportunities created for Fionet. “Our government moved strongly towards taking the fight against [...]

Novavax and Canada Reach Agreement in Principle to Acquire Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine

Novavax and Canada Reach Agreement in Principle to Acquire Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a late stage biotechnology company developing next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, today announced it has reached an agreement in principle with the Government of Canada to supply up to 76 million doses of NVX-CoV2373, Novavax’ COVID-19 vaccine. “We are pleased to work with [...]

S. Korean Zombie Blockbuster ‘Peninsula’ Tops Canadian Box Office

S. Korean Zombie Blockbuster ‘Peninsula’ Tops Canadian Box Office

SEOUL, Aug. 11 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean zombie blockbuster “Peninsula” topped the Canadian box office over the weekend, the film’s distributor here said Tuesday. Released in 48 theaters across Canada last Friday, the sequel to the 2016 sensation “Train to Busan” earned US$120,000 in its first week, according to NEW. Its North American distributing [...]