Daily Archives: January 17, 2020

Philips partners with the United Nations Population Fund and the Government of Republic of the Congo to reduce maternal and newborn mortality

January 17, 2020

  • A comprehensive ‘Emergency obstetric and newborn care’ (EmONC) program will be implemented in healthcare facilities in underserved communities in the Republic of the Congo 
  • The agreement is a tangible local milestone of the global partnership between Philips and UNFPA aimed at improving the health and well-being of fifty (50) million women and girls in countries where health challenges are greatest, launched in 2019

Amsterdam, The Netherlands Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced a  major partnership with the Republic of the Congo’s Ministry of Health & Population and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) to reduce maternal and newborn mortality rates by fifty (50) percent in the country’s health facilities over the next five years, especially in remote areas.…

Engine strategies to be analysed at record-breaking Aero-Engines Americas in Miami, February 4-5

North America Engine MRO market worth $8.7 billion in 2020

NEW YORK, Jan. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aviation Week is helping companies capitalize on the booming engine MRO market at Aero-Engines Americas.…

PM welcomes Dean of Harvard Kennedy University

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 17 received Douglas Elmendorf, Dean of the Harvard Kennedy School at the Harvard University; Thomas Vallely, Director of the Vietnam Programme at Harvard University; and representatives of the Fulbright University Vietnam (FUV).…

Vietnam, Brunei agree to push comprehensive partnership

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh received Second Minister of Foreign Affairs of Brunei Dato Erywan Pehin Yusof in Nha Trang city, Khanh Hoa province, on January 17 on the sidelines of the ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ retreat.…

HCM City leader receives Japanese city governor

Permanent Vice Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Le Thanh Liem hosted a reception for Nakamura Hiro, Governor of Yatsushiro city, the Japanese prefecture of Kumamoto, on January 17.…

VN’s national forest stewardship standard effective from May

The National Forest Stewardship Standard (NFSS) for Vietnam has been launched and will be effective from May 1 this year, according to the Vietnam Office of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC).…

VN’s national forest stewardship standard effective from May

The National Forest Stewardship Standard (NFSS) for Vietnam has been launched and will be effective from May 1 this year, according to the Vietnam Office of the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC).…