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 Jumeirah hospital welcomes president of China Medical Association to state-of-the-art facility

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates-Sunday, November 19th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

Emirates Hospital, a leading healthcare facility owned by KBBO Group, has reaffirmed its commitment to providing medical services to tourists, particularly Chinese visitors.

During official visit and meeting with Dr. Jia Xiao Fang, President of China International Health & Medical Tourism Association (CIHMTA),  China’s largest Health Tourism and Medical Tourism Industry Platform, the CEO of Emirates Healthcare Group, said Emirates Hospital in Jumeirah aimed to support Dubai’s commitment to provide world class healthcare services to Chinese  tourists and visitors.  

“We are honoured to welcome Dr. Jia Xiao Fang to our new hospital. We are committed to offer world-class treatments and facilities not only to domestic patients, but also tourists. ... Read more »

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Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, November 19th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

During the meeting held on 9th November 2017, Julphar Board of Directors released the company’s quarterly results and discussed the business achievements for the first nine months of 2017.

The Board acknowledged opportunities and challenges that have been impacting the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region lately. The Board also evaluated the results of the first three quarters, the company achieving sales amounting to AED 992 million with a net profit of AED 86 million in this period.

As well, the Board took note of the actions already initiated to ensure that Julphar is in the right shape for further growth before year-end closing and to achieve Julphar 2020 roadmap.

Commenting on the results, Julphar’s General Manager, Jerome Carle, said: “In the third quarter, Julphar has taken further its previous achievements and has been consoli ... Read more »

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SHENZHEN, China -Saturday, November 18th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 19th China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF 2017), with the theme of “Innovation-Driven Development and Supply Quality Upgrade”, is taking place from November 16 to 21 at Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center. On the afternoon of November 10, the CHTF 2017 Top 10 Products were unveiled at the awards ceremony by Mr. Gao Zimin, Vice Mayor of Shenzhen City.

A total of 322 entries competed for the honor Top 10 Products, and the voting lasted nearly 3 months. 60 candidate products in the fields of new energy, 3D print, flexible display, life sciences, unmanned vehicles and AI were shortlisted by the organizer, experts and media representatives and went for open voting online.

The final Top 10 Products all represent the most advanced technologies in their respective sectors: the water-making device that can make water out of air, the smart sportswear that can monitor heartbeat and ... Read more »

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LONDON -Saturday, November 18th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

    Vocalink, a Mastercard company, was last night awarded with the Overall Winner and the Payments Infrastructure of the Year Award at the 5th Annual Payments Awards[i] for its significant contribution to the payments sector globally.
    The awards recognised recent global successes for Vocalink including this week’s launch in the US of RTP®, the transformative real-time payment system for The Clearing House, as well as the overwhelmingly successful launch of PromptPay in Thailand earlier this year.
    In the UK, Vocalink was recognised for its support of up-and-coming challenger banks and financial institutions through its payment gateway product PayPort.

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vocalink, a Mastercard company, was last night awarded with two prestigious awards - The Overall Winner and the Payments Infrastructure of the Year Award, for it ... Read more »

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Phase III FLAURA trial demonstrates 52% risk reduction of CNS disease progression or death in patients treated with Tagrisso (osimertinib) compared to current standard-of-care EGFR-TKIs*

 CAMBRIDGE, England-Sunday, November 19th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AstraZeneca today presented new data from a subgroup analysis of the Phase III FLAURA trial, which explored osimertinib as 1st-line therapy in patients with locally advanced or metastatic epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) mutation-positive non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). Results presented at the ESMO Asia 2017 Congress in Singapore showed that patients with central nervous system (CNS) metastases at baseline had a higher objective response rate with their brain metastasis and suggest a lower risk of CNS progression when treated with osimertinib, a third-generation, irreversible EGFR tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI), versus current standard-of-care EGFR-TKIs (erlotinib or gefitinib) [Abstrac ... Read more »

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ROCKVILLE, Md.-Wednesday, November 15th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Macrogen Corp. ( announces that its Clinical Lab that provides clinical NGS services has been awarded accreditation by the Accreditation Committee of the College of American Pathologists (CAP) based on results of a recent on-site inspection as part of the CAP’s Accreditation Programs.

“Macrogen demonstrates leadership, innovation, and a passionate commitment to standards of excellence while providing the highest quality services, ultimately for patients,” said Bharati Jhaveri, MD, FCAP, chair of the CAP’s Council on Accreditation. “The CAP congratulates Macrogen Corp. on its recent CAP Accreditation.”

The U.S. federal government recognizes the CAP Laboratory Accreditation Program, begun in the early 1960s, as being equal-to or more-stringent-than the government’s own inspection program.

During the CAP accreditatio ... Read more »

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BERLIN -Saturday, November 18th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Envion AG has created a technology for the first truly mobile data-center that uses low-priced local energy to mine a broad spectrum of cryptocurrencies (Bitcoin, Ethereum, etc.). By harvesting locally available clean energy right at the source, envion can operate at lower costs than competitors and at the same time reduces the CO2 footprint of the blockchain industry. Envion aims at decentralizing the highly-concentrated mining market (China holds 80% in Bitcoin mining) and at bringing control of the market back to the users. That’s why envion gives 100% of its mining profits back to its community.

Current challenges in the energy and blockchain industries

The blockchain industry is suffering from an ever-increasing energy demand. This can mainly be explained by the fact that transactions take up high amounts of mostly fossil energy. At the same time, envion sees an ever-increasing p ... Read more »

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 Experienced Local Developer Taps MRC for Construction Loan on Grocery-Anchored Mixed-Use Project Located on Full Block Site in One of New York’s Most Exciting Neighborhoods


NEW YORK -Saturday, November 18th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Madison Realty Capital (MRC) announced the closing of a $64.0 million construction loan for 200 Kent Avenue, a 117,326 square foot mixed-use development located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The retail portion of the property, which will include over 600 feet of frontage, will be anchored by a popular national grocery chain. Overall, the project will offer 50,101 square feet of retail space, 22,055 square feet of office and restaurant space, and 45,170 square feet of parking.

“We continue to establish MRC as the one-stop shop for financing transitional real estate, including ground-up development deals like 200 Kent Avenue,” said Josh Zegen, Co-Founder and Managing Principal of MRC. ... Read more »

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