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Zenas BioPharma Submits Investigational New Drug Application in China for ZB001 for the Treatment of Thyroid Eye Disease

Zenas BioPharma Submits Investigational New Drug Application in China for ZB001 for the Treatment of Thyroid Eye Disease

WALTHAM, Mass. and SHANGHAI, China, May 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Zenas BioPharma, a global biopharmaceutical company committed to becoming a leader in the development and commercialization of immune-based therapies for patients in need around the world, today announced the submission of an investigational new drug (IND) application to the China National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) [...]

S. Korea’s Presence in Chinese Chip Market Shrinks After U.S. Sanctions Chinese Firms

S. Korea’s Presence in Chinese Chip Market Shrinks After U.S. Sanctions Chinese Firms

SEOUL, April 26 (Korea Bizwire) — After the U.S. slapped sanctions on a string of Chinese companies, Taiwanese and Japanese chipmakers enjoyed a stronger presence in the Chinese chip market, while South Korean chipmakers’ standing there weakened, the business lobby group said Monday. The Federation of Korean Industriesanalyzed the changes in the market shares of [...]

Verisk Brings Health Risk Rating Tool to China with AXA Life & Health Reinsurance

Verisk Brings Health Risk Rating Tool to China with AXA Life & Health Reinsurance

SHANGHAI, China, April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK), a leading global data analytics provider, is pleased to announce that medical (re)insurance provider AXA Life & Health Reinsurance Solutions is using Verisk’s Health Risk Rating Tool to provide its insurance partners in China the ability to offer automated health insurance underwriting decisions that are [...]

China Blames Korean Clothes for Recent Outbreak of COVID-19

China Blames Korean Clothes for Recent Outbreak of COVID-19

SEOUL, April 5 (Korea Bizwire) — China’s Shanghai and Jilin Province are experiencing rapid spread of COVID-19, and local quarantine authorities have blamed imported clothes from South Korea as the source of the surge in cases. Chinese portal site Baidu’s top search keywords included ‘the possible correlation between the infections in the two regions and [...]

Civic Group Launches English Website Exposing China’s Attempts to Distort History

Civic Group Launches English Website Exposing China’s Attempts to Distort History

SEOUL, March 28 (Korea Bizwire) — The Voluntary Agency Network of Korea (VANK), a civic group promoting the country and its history online for an international audience, has launched an English website exposing the truth about Chinese efforts to distort the history of the Great Wall of China. The website, comprised of three sections, talks [...]

Taconic Biosciences Improves rasH2 Carcinogenicity Test System Access in Asia-Pacific Region

Taconic Biosciences Improves rasH2 Carcinogenicity Test System Access in Asia-Pacific Region

RENSSELAER, N.Y., March 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing drug discovery animal model solutions, has appointed Nomura Siam International Co., Ltd. (NSI) and Nomura Jimusho. Inc. (NJI) as sales agents and distributors of the rasH2 Mouse Carcinogenicity Test System in India and China, respectively. These distribution arrangements greatly improve rasH2 [...]

Hyundai Motor, Beijing BAIC Motor to Inject 1.2 tln Won into Joint Venture in China amid Falling Sales

Hyundai Motor, Beijing BAIC Motor to Inject 1.2 tln Won into Joint Venture in China amid Falling Sales

SEOUL, March 20 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top carmaker Hyundai Motor Co. and China’s Beijing BAIC Motor will inject over 1 trillion won (US$825 million) into their joint venture to enhance the competitiveness of its electric car making amid sluggish sales, company officials said Sunday. They will increase the capital stock of Beijing Hyundai [...]

Nikkiso Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group Announces Expansion of Marine Manufacturing in Asia

Nikkiso Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group Announces Expansion of Marine Manufacturing in Asia

TEMECULA, Calif., March 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Nikkiso Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group (“Group”), a part of the Nikkiso Co., Ltd (Japan) group of companies, is proud to announce yet another expansion of their manufacturing capabilities for the growing Marine market. With this expansion, they have become one of the largest manufacturers providing localized [...]