Day: May 9, 2019

Philips announces collaboration with Medtronic to further advance the image-guided treatment of atrial fibrillation

May 9, 2019 Philips’ integrated solution will combine the unique KODEX-EPD dielectric imaging and navigation system, dielectric imaging sensors, clinical software, and services to support cryoablation procedures performed with the Medtronic Arctic Front Advance™ cryoablation technology Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced a collaboration with Medtronic to further advance […]

Philips Annual General Meeting of Shareholders re-appoints CEO Frans van Houten and CFO Abhijit Bhattacharya

May 9, 2018 Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) announced that today’s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) re-appointed Frans van Houten as President/CEO and member of the Board of Management, and Abhijit Bhattacharya as member of the Board of Management fulfilling the role of CFO. The other proposals voted on […]

WillScot Announces $190 Million Tack-On Offering of Senior Secured Notes

BALTIMORE, May 09, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Corporation (“WillScot”) (Nasdaq: WSC), the specialty rental services market leader providing innovative modular space and portable storage solutions across North America, today announced that its indirect subsidiary, Williams Scotsman International, Inc. (the “Issuer”), proposes to offer up to $190 million in aggregate principal amount of its 6.875% […]

Helsinn and Mundipharma China Pharmaceutical together announce the launch of ALOXI® IV in China and a Co-Detailing collaboration in Shanghai

Helsinn and Mundipharma China Pharmaceutical together announce the launch of ALOXI® IV in China and a Co-Detailing collaboration in Shanghai Lugano, Switzerland, and Beijing, China, May 9, 2019: Helsinn Group, a Swiss pharmaceutical group focused on building quality cancer care products, and Mundipharma China Pharmaceutical, the Chinese market leader of pain management, today announce the […]

Prison Riot in Northern Myanmar Leaves 4 Dead

YANGON Four prisoners were killed during a riot at a northern Myanmar jail, officials said Thursday, coming on the heels of an amnesty, which saw more than 6,000 inmates released — including high-profile Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo.The…

Posted in Market May 9, 2019

Profiles: The Reuters Journalists Who Exposed Myanmar Atrocities

Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe OO spent more than 500 days in prison in Myanmar after exposing atrocities against the country’s Rohingya people. The two were freed this week as part of a general amnesty and after global condemnation of their …

Posted in Legal May 9, 2019

Aid Groups in Bangladesh Try to Stop Rohingya Child Malnutrition

COX’S BAZAR, BANGLADESH Take a bite, are the words from Sufiya Begum to her 2�-year-old daughter, Romina Khatun, who is eating special therapeutic food because she has severe acute malnutrition.Sufiya Begum brings her daughter to a Save the Children …

Posted in Arts May 9, 2019