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CMMB Calls on Biden Administration to Accelerate Vaccine Deliveries and Secure Commitments from Global Leaders during Pandemic Summit

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 2:30pm

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Catholic Medical Mission Board (CMMB) today calls on the Biden Administration to accelerate U.S. vaccine deliveries for low-income countries and to press for commitments from global leaders to share vaccine doses more quickly.

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  • NEW YORK, NEW YORK, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Catholic Medical Mission Board (CMMB) today calls on the Biden Administration to accelerate U.S. vaccine deliveries for low-income countries and to press for commitments from global leaders to share vaccine doses more quickly.
  • U.S. leadership can bring together the players required for success including governmental leaders, corporate leaders of multiple sectors, faith-based groups and other non-governmental players.
  • It will take all of us to vaccinate the world, said Mary Beth Powers , CMMB president and CEO.
  • President Biden said that the U.S. would serve as the vaccine arsenal for the world .

Gabriel Yariv, Executive Director of Cannabics Pharmaceuticals and Dr. David Sans will participate at the ICDP Summit in Boston

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 2:15pm

Eyal Barad, Cannabics Pharmaceuticals' Co-founder and CEO commented: "The remarkable success of cannabinoids being approved today is just the beginning and we are excited to participate at the Cannabinoid Derived Pharmaceuticals Summit."

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  • Eyal Barad, Cannabics Pharmaceuticals' Co-founder and CEO commented: "The remarkable success of cannabinoids being approved today is just the beginning and we are excited to participate at the Cannabinoid Derived Pharmaceuticals Summit."
  • Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB:CNBX) is a U.S. public company and a global leader in the development of cancer related cannabinoid-based medicine.
  • For the latest updates on Cannabics Pharmaceuticals follow the Company on Twitter @Cannabics, Facebook @CannabicsPharmaceuticals, LinkedIn, and on Instagram @Cannabics_Pharmaceuticals.
  • Recent expansion of Cannabics Pharmaceuticals' Board of Directors to include: Dr. Inbar Maymon-Pomeranchik (Ph.D.) , and Dr.Gil Feiler(Ph.D.) as Independent Directors.

Relay & Fio Announce Execution of Definitive Agreement for Malaria Deployment

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 9:05pm

TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Relay Medical Corp. (Relay or the Company) (CSE: RELA, OTC: RYMDF, Frankfurt: EIY2) and Fio Corporation (Fio) together through their joint venture, Fionet Rapid Response Group (FRR) are pleased to report on the signing of a definitive agreement and provide an update on the deployment to combat the malaria epidemic in Rwanda, East Africa.

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  • TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Relay Medical Corp. (Relay or the Company) (CSE: RELA, OTC: RYMDF, Frankfurt: EIY2) and Fio Corporation (Fio) together through their joint venture, Fionet Rapid Response Group (FRR) are pleased to report on the signing of a definitive agreement and provide an update on the deployment to combat the malaria epidemic in Rwanda, East Africa.
  • The Rwanda Ministry of Health signed a procurement agreement with FRR to deploy the Fionet Platform for decentralized malaria testing.
  • The six-month deployment is a pilot to evaluate a national scale up, which could then lead to a subsequent agreement to deploy Fionet for Rwandas 60,000 healthcare workers.
  • Rwanda is a fast-growing African leader in using innovative Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to bring rapid, high-quality, connected diagnostics to the community level everywhere.

Healixa Visits Guyana to Meet with Government Ministers and UNICEF

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:07pm

Mr. Narine continued, We were grateful to present Healixas water technology to Government Ministers, namely the Minister of Housing and Water, the Honourable Collin Croal.

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  • Mr. Narine continued, We were grateful to present Healixas water technology to Government Ministers, namely the Minister of Housing and Water, the Honourable Collin Croal.
  • We were also grateful to introduce our technology to Irfan Akhtar, the Deputy Representative of UNICEF in Guyana.
  • We take the opportunity to extend our thanks to the Ministers and UNICEF for their foresight in reviewing and continuing to assess these cutting-edge technologies.
  • Ian Parker, CEO of Healixa added, "We are so pleased to meet with such a forward-leaning administration that is looking for innovative ways to help the people of Guyana.

Mastercard Launches Strive: a Global Small Business Initiative to Accelerate Economic Recovery

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 4:20am

Micro and small enterprises are important contributors to job creation and global economic development, representing approximately 90% of business and more than 50% of employment worldwide.

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  • Micro and small enterprises are important contributors to job creation and global economic development, representing approximately 90% of business and more than 50% of employment worldwide.
  • To address the transition to digital, Mastercard - through the Center for Inclusive Growth - today launched Strive, a global initiative focused on strengthening the financial resilience of small businesses and supporting their recovery and growth.
  • When small businesses thrive our local communities and economies thrive, but when they struggle, the impact is widespread, said Michael Miebach, CEO of Mastercard.
  • As part of the Strive initiative, global platforms will combine with localized programs to address and respond to the unique challenges and opportunities of the most vulnerable small business populations in regions across the world.

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of BF&M Limited and Its Subsidiaries

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 3:09pm

AM Best also has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of bbb (Good) of the parent company, BF&M Limited (BF&M).

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  • AM Best also has affirmed the Long-Term ICR of bbb (Good) of the parent company, BF&M Limited (BF&M).
  • The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable.
  • For additional information regarding the use and limitations of Credit Rating opinions, please view Guide to Best's Credit Ratings .
  • For information on the proper use of Bests Credit Ratings, Bests Preliminary Credit Assessments and AM Best press releases, please view Guide to Proper Use of Bests Ratings & Assessments .

Under the Auspices of the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities World No. 1 Ali Farag and World No.2  Nouran Gohar win the "CIB Egyptian Squash Open 2021" Men and Women’s Platinum event titles

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 1:06pm

1 Ali Farag and World No.2 Nouran Gohar seized the "CIB Egyptian Squash Open 2021" Men and Womens Platinum titles at the Great Pyramids of Giza.

Key Points: 
  • 1 Ali Farag and World No.2 Nouran Gohar seized the "CIB Egyptian Squash Open 2021" Men and Womens Platinum titles at the Great Pyramids of Giza.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210921005650/en/
    CIBs Hussein Abaza,Amr Mansi with the Winners (Photo: AETOSWire)
    The tournaments closing ceremony was attended by H.E.
  • He continued: Im very excited to be among our champions, who represent a prestigious image to Egypt globally, reflecting the Egyptian achievements in squash.
  • Mansi added, "It would have never happened without having a real believer and supporter like CIB.

Global CAR-T Cell Therapy Market Share, Size, Trends, Industry Analysis & Forecasts, 2017-2020 & 2021-2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 12:33pm

The "CAR-T Cell Therapy Market Share, Size, Trends, Industry Analysis Report By Target Antigen; By Indication; By Regions: Segment Forecast, 2021 - 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "CAR-T Cell Therapy Market Share, Size, Trends, Industry Analysis Report By Target Antigen; By Indication; By Regions: Segment Forecast, 2021 - 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • This market report focuses on CAR-T which is one of the most innovative therapy available in the market which uses the patients' immune cells to fight cancer.
  • This novel therapy has joined the bandwagon of the cancer cure treatments and it is expected to be one the sought-after therapies in the market.
  • Majority of the companies have already started investing in them to gain a better market share in this industry.

The 5th Belt and Road Teenager Maker Camp & Teacher Workshop officially launched

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 6:53am

BEIJING, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Held from September to November 2021, the 5th Belt and Road Teenager Maker Camp & Teacher Workshop is co-sponsored by the China Association for Science and Technology (CAST), the Ministry of Science and Technology of People's Republic of China (MOST), the Chongqing Municipal People's Government, and the People's Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, with the strong support from IAP SEP, ECOSF, NASAC, ALECSO and ANSO.

Key Points: 
  • BEIJING, Sept. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Held from September to November 2021, the 5th Belt and Road Teenager Maker Camp & Teacher Workshop is co-sponsored by the China Association for Science and Technology (CAST), the Ministry of Science and Technology of People's Republic of China (MOST), the Chongqing Municipal People's Government, and the People's Government of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, with the strong support from IAP SEP, ECOSF, NASAC, ALECSO and ANSO.
  • The Camp is a free international exchange activity open to students from junior and senior high schools and teachers.
  • This grand event consists of a broad array of exciting online activities such as online science courses, science education forum, lectures by scientists, live-streaming by Chinese universities, secondary schools and research institutes, science workshop and science show, rocket launching broadcast, and the cultural show of different countries.
  • The official website of this event is https://2021.brmakercamp.cyscc.org.cn .

Koji Tanabe, CEO of I Peace, Inc. honored by World Biz Magazine with "Top 100 Innovation CEO" Award

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 7:00pm

He founded I Peace, Inc. in 2015, aiming to transform iPSCs as a research tool to an essential commodity of life.

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  • He founded I Peace, Inc. in 2015, aiming to transform iPSCs as a research tool to an essential commodity of life.
  • World Biz Magazine's Top 100 Innovation CEO Awards celebrates business leaders across the globe that are making major strides in their industries.
  • We pride ourselves on delivering a high quality readership experience - packed with intelligent articles combined with energizing CEO interviews.
  • World Biz Magazine aims to provide C-Suite stake-holders with information that will drive their business success while serving as a forum for collaboration on innovation and social responsibility.