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Awakn Life Sciences Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results and Business Highlights

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 12:30pm

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 15, 2021) - Awakn Life Sciences Corp. (NEO: AWKN) (OTCQB: AWKNF) (FSE: 954) ('Awakn'), a biotechnology company with clinical operations developing and delivering psychedelic medicines to better treat Addiction, today is reporting its financial results and business highlights for the three and six months ended July 31, 2021.

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  • Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - September 15, 2021) - Awakn Life Sciences Corp. (NEO: AWKN) (OTCQB: AWKNF) (FSE: 954) ('Awakn'), a biotechnology company with clinical operations developing and delivering psychedelic medicines to better treat Addiction, today is reporting its financial results and business highlights for the three and six months ended July 31, 2021.
  • All results are reported under International Financial Reporting Standards ("IFRS") and in Canadian dollars, unless otherwise specified.
  • Anthony Tennyson, Chief Executive Officer of Awakn Life Sciences, commented, "Our team has achieved many accomplishments in a short period of time since going public in June of 2021.
  • About Awakn Life Sciences Corp.
    Awakn Life Sciences is a biotechnology company with clinical operations, researching, developing, and delivering psychedelic medicine to better treat Addiction.

ILC Therapeutics Announces Successful Completion of £3.5m Funding Round

Monday, September 6, 2021 - 5:00pm

ILC Therapeutics, a UK-based biotechnology company and pioneer in the discovery and development of a ground-breaking new class of interferon drugs, announces the successful completion of a 3.5m pre- IPO funding round.

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  • ILC Therapeutics, a UK-based biotechnology company and pioneer in the discovery and development of a ground-breaking new class of interferon drugs, announces the successful completion of a 3.5m pre- IPO funding round.
  • Chairman Peter Bains said: We are very pleased to complete this important funding round and to strengthen the Board with the appointment of Robert Kopple, Professor David Harrison and Chris Brinsmead.
  • ILC Therapeutics Ltd is an emerging biotechnology company focused on modulating the innate immune system through the design and development of novel hybrid interferon drug candidates.
  • For more information on ILC Therapeutics, please visit: www.ilctherapeutics.com
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Itential Appoints New Chief Financial Officer, Nicolas Alberga

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 - 2:00pm

ATLANTA, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Itential , the leader in network and cloud automation software, today announced Nicolas Alberga has been appointed Itential's new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

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  • ATLANTA, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Itential , the leader in network and cloud automation software, today announced Nicolas Alberga has been appointed Itential's new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
  • Alberga brings more than 20 years of experience as a financial and accounting professional in world-class, global business environments with a proven track record for helping companies significantly grow their revenue.
  • "I'm pleased to have Nicolas join our executive team," said Ian Bresnahan, CEO of Itential.
  • "His proven expertise in helping companies expand financially, and his background with technology companies makes him a great fit for Itential.

Missfresh Limited Announces Appointment of New Independent Director and Changes to Board Composition

Monday, August 16, 2021 - 11:00am

Shun Lam Steven Tang as an independent director of the Company and the following changes to the Boards composition, effective immediately.

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  • Shun Lam Steven Tang as an independent director of the Company and the following changes to the Boards composition, effective immediately.
  • Upon the effectiveness of the appointment, all three committees under the Board will consist of independent directors solely.
  • He served as an independent director at Uxin Limited (Nasdaq: UXIN) from June 2019 to July 2021.
  • Mr. Tang has been appointed as an independent non-executive director of Greenheart Group Limited (HKEx: 94) since July 2015.

University of Nottingham Ningbo China Social Sciences and Engineering Rank Among Best in World

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 8:53am

The research field of Social Sciences (General) at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) ranks internationally in the top 1% in terms of quality, according to the latest statistical data of Essential Science Indicators (ESI) released by Clarivate.

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  • The research field of Social Sciences (General) at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) ranks internationally in the top 1% in terms of quality, according to the latest statistical data of Essential Science Indicators (ESI) released by Clarivate.
  • As one of the 64 Chinese universities, UNNC entered the ESIs world top 1% in the discipline of Social Sciences (General).
  • It refers to the overall scientific research achievements of all social science disciplines in a university, covering a wide range of subjects including management, humanities and social sciences, amongst others.
  • Under the category of Social Sciences (General), UNNC has published 230 papers, with average citations per paper of 7.67.

Two-Time Paralympic Gold Medallist Joins University of Nottingham Ningbo China

Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 9:53am

Zhao Shuai, a two-time Paralympic Gold Medallist in Table Tennis, recently joined the Physical Education (PE) coaching staff at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).

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  • Zhao Shuai, a two-time Paralympic Gold Medallist in Table Tennis, recently joined the Physical Education (PE) coaching staff at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).
  • Although the first lesson was mostly theory based, Shuai devoted much of his time to getting to know his students.
  • After the semesters teaching finishes in May, Shuai will be heading to the Tokyo Paralympic Games to defend his title.
  • His longer-term goal is to pursue a postgraduate degree with the University, at either the UK or Ningbo campus.

Studying at University of Nottingham Ningbo China: a US Student’s Experience 

Tuesday, December 29, 2020 - 4:52am

Julia Aughenbaugh is a Class of 2020 graduate on the MA International Higher Education programme at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).

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  • Julia Aughenbaugh is a Class of 2020 graduate on the MA International Higher Education programme at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).
  • When asked why she chose UNNC for postgraduate study, Julia said she liked the programme setting and that the University delivered a quality British education in China.
  • With previous work experience in the US higher education sector, Julia was clear about what she was looking for from a master's degree - a one-year higher education programme at an international university.
  • UNNC offers University of Nottingham degrees which are taught in English and subject to the same rigorous quality assurance standards as the UK.

Former Italian Undersecretary Returns to Teach at University of Nottingham Ningbo China

Friday, September 11, 2020 - 8:39am

Michele Geraci, Former Undersecretary of State at the Italian Ministry of Economic Development, has returned to China and will resume his teaching post as Professor of Practice in Economic Policy at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).

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  • Michele Geraci, Former Undersecretary of State at the Italian Ministry of Economic Development, has returned to China and will resume his teaching post as Professor of Practice in Economic Policy at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC).
  • In the upcoming fall term, he will teach a new module named China and the Global Economy.
  • He was appointed as Undersecretary of the Italian Ministry of Economic Development and took leave in 2018.
  • Early in 2020, he urged the globe to stand together in the face of the pandemic and boosted international collaboration between China and Italy.

UNNC is One of the Most Valuable Universities, Is It Worthwhile?

Friday, May 8, 2020 - 2:00am

Apply for UNNC, a chance to be at a prestigious university?

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  • Apply for UNNC, a chance to be at a prestigious university?
  • UNNC combines superior disciplines of University of Nottingham (UoN) with the actual needs of local socio-economic development.
  • It introduces a series of international first-class degree courses, and implements a teaching evaluation system that is entirely consistent with UoN.
  • * Please note that students are eligible to receive one entry-based Nottingham scholarship award and one progression-based award during their academic study at UNNC.

University of Nottingham Ningbo China Offers 24-Hour Medical Services

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 7:40am

At the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC), students are provided with a range of services to support their wellbeing.

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  • At the University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC), students are provided with a range of services to support their wellbeing.
  • Prospective international students care a lot about accessibility to medical services, says Kevin Lin, UNNCs Global Relations Director.
  • UNNC is located on Chinas eastern seaboard, a two-hour train ride south of Shanghai, and is part of the University of Nottingham.
  • UNNC offers degrees from the University of Nottingham, which are taught in English and subject to the same rigorous quality assurance standards as the UK.