Daily Archives: August 13, 2018

Bombardier Continues African Market Penetration with Pre-Owned Q400

  • PassionAir becomes first Bombardier operator in Ghana with three Q400 aircraft

MONTREAL, Aug. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the company successfully placed three pre-owned Q400 turboprops with PassionAir from the Republic of Ghana.

Checkpoint Therapeutics Announces Clinical Data on EGFR Inhibitor CK-101 Selected for Late-Breaking Oral Presentation at IASLC 19th World Conference on Lung Cancer

NEW YORK, Aug. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Checkpoint Therapeutics, Inc. (“Checkpoint”) (NASDAQ: CKPT), a clinical-stage immuno-oncology biopharmaceutical company focused on the acquisition, development and commercialization of novel treatments for patients with solid tumor cancers, today announced that preliminary safety and efficacy data from a Phase 1/2 clinical trial of CK-101 (also known as RX518), a third-generation epidermal growth factor receptor (“EGFR”) tyrosine kinase inhibitor (“TKI”) being evaluated in advanced non-small cell lung cancer, has been selected for a late-breaking oral presentation at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) 19th World Conference on Lung Cancer, to be held September 23-26, 2018, in Toronto.

ATPCO Awarded Patent for Cacheless Airline Ticket Pricing Model

Establishes Technology Foundational to Next-Gen Airline Revenue Management Tools

DULLES, Va., Aug. 13, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ATPCO today announced that it has been awarded Patent #10,032,195 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office to cover new technology, developed by its data scientists and technical architects, that enables construction of airline ticket prices using graph database and “functional programming” techniques.

Young volunteers aid socio-economic growth

More than 2 million young people have taken part in volunteer movements over the past 25 years, according to a Sunday ceremony to mark the 25th anniversary of Ho Chi Minh City’s Youth Union Summer Volunteer Campaigns.…

Vietnam emerges as Asia’s newest ‘tiger’ economy: QNB

The Qatar National Bank (QNB) has noted that Vietnam is Asia’s latest tiger, as it emerges as one of the world’s fastest growing economies.

A range of indicators are proof-positive of Vietnam’s booming economy, according to QNB’s weekly economic commentary.…

Vietnam ranks 2nd in GI protection in Southeast Asia

Geographical indication (GI) registration contributes to the increasing value of farm produce, helping farmers to gain more profit.

Up to July 2018, Vietnam’s National Office of Intellectual Property has recognized 62 geographical indications inside Vietnam and 6 geographical indications abroad.…

Vietnam consistantly pursues comprehensive, creative diplomacy

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh said Vietnam’s proactive and flexible diplomatic policies have yielded significant results.

Mr. Minh made the remark at the 30th Diplomatic Conference in Hanoi on Monday, attended by Party leader Nguyen Phu Trong, President Tran Dai Quang, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, and National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.…