Daily Archives: April 2, 2020

Amarex, an NSF International Company, Executes Five Rush COVID-19 Related Submissions to the FDA

The submissions include an IND, IND Amendment and Compassionate Use Approval for CytoDyn’s product Leronlimab, a Compassionate Use Approval for a treatment device, and an Emergency Use Authorization for a PCR-based IVD for COIVD-19 detection

Ann Arbor, Mich.,…

ALIGN TECHNOLOGY COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF EXOCAD, A GLOBAL DENTAL CAD/CAM SOFTWARE LEADER

SAN JOSE, Calif. and DARMSTADT, Germany, April 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Align Technology, Inc. (Align) (Nasdaq: ALGN) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of privately-held exocad Global Holdings GmbH (exocad), a global leader in the dental CAD/CAM software market that offers fully integrated workflows to dental labs and dental practices via a broad customer base of partners and resellers in over 150 countries.…

Government considers 2.6 billion USD support package for Vietnamese hit by COVID-19

Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung submitted a relief package worth 61.58 trillion VND (2.6 billion USD) to help those most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic at the meeting of permanent Government members on April 1.…

Top leader sends letter to people nationwide on blood donation drive

Party Central Committee General Secretary and State President Nguyen PhuTrong on April 2 sent a letter to people nationwide on the occasion of the 20th anniversary ofthe “All-people blood donation day” (April 7), calling on them to push up the drive.…

Ceremonies held in localities to commemorate Hung Kings

Authorities of the northern province of PhuTho held an incense offering ceremony on April 2 to commemorate the country’s legendary founders at the Hung Kings relic site in the province.

The Hung Kings are commemorated each year on the 10th day of the third lunar month, which falls on April 2 this year, as an occasion for the nation to express gratitude to the ancestors.…

Workers to be required to pay deposit in order to work in RoK

Prime Minister Nguyen XuanPhuc has signed a decision on a piloting scheme which requires domestic workers to make deposits before departing to work in the Republic of Korea.

Accordingly, Vietnamese guest workers to be working in the RoK under the Employment Permit System (EPS) programme will be required to make a pre-departure deposit worth 100 million VND (4,239 USD) to guarantee their return to Vietnam after their job contracts expire.…

Temporary residence extended for foreigners unable to exit due to COVID-19

Vietnam has decided to extend temporary residence permit for foreigners who are currently in the country and unable to leave because of travel restrictions or quarantine order related to COVID-19, according to the Immigration Department under the Ministry of Public Security.…