MHI

MHI and Bombardier Agreed on a Closing Date for the Transaction Pertaining to the Acquisition of Canadair Regional Jet Program

Thursday, May 7, 2020 - 7:27am

The Program will be operated under the newly created group entities of MHI RJ Aviation Group (MHIRJ) and will commence upon closing.

Key Points: 
  • The Program will be operated under the newly created group entities of MHI RJ Aviation Group (MHIRJ) and will commence upon closing.
  • As part of the acquisition, MHI acquires the maintenance, support, refurbishment, marketing, and sales activities for the CRJ Series aircraft, along with the type certificates.
  • MHI RJ Aviation Group (MHIRJ) provides comprehensive critical operational and customer support solutions including maintenance, refurbishment, marketing and sales activities for the global regional aircraft industry.
  • A wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd, MHI RJ Aviation Group includes MHI RJ Aviation ULC (Canada), MHI RJ Aviation Inc. (U.S.A.) and MHI RJ Aviation GmbH (Germany).

MHI Releases FY2019 Financial Results & Emergency Measures, Strategy Update

Monday, May 11, 2020 - 7:30am

TOKYO, May 11, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today announced its consolidated 2020-05-11 financial results for fiscal year (FY) 2019 ended March 31, 2020.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, May 11, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) today announced its consolidated 2020-05-11 financial results for fiscal year (FY) 2019 ended March 31, 2020.
  • We have decided to voluntarily adopt IFRS from beginning with the first quarter ending June 30, 2018 onward, so estimate of consolidated financial results have been made based on IFRS.
  • Also, the results projected here should not be construed in any way as being guaranteed by the company.
  • MHI Group employs 80,000 people across 400 locations, operating in three business domains: "Power Systems," "Industry & Infrastructure," "Aircraft, Defense & Space."

Montreal Heart Institute Colcorona Study receives grant from the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator via the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to investigate cheap, readily available drug

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 - 1:50pm

MONTREAL, May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) Research Center today announced a 3-million-dollar grant from the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator for its innovative ColCorona COVID-19 clinical trial.

Key Points: 
  • MONTREAL, May 12, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) Research Center today announced a 3-million-dollar grant from the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator for its innovative ColCorona COVID-19 clinical trial.
  • The hypothesis is that colchicine may prevent the phenomenon of major inflammatory storm responsible for severe complications seen in patients with COVID-19.
  • This is one of the few current studies of COVID-19 infection in which non-hospitalized individuals can participate.
  • COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator donors include the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Wellcome, Mastercard, U.K. Department for International Development, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, Avast, Zhang Yiming, Alwaleed Philanthropies, EQT and Madonna.

 MHPS Announces New Company Name “Mitsubishi Power”

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 11:59am

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, today announced its new company name, Mitsubishi Power, and will also adopt a new corporate brand logo.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS), a part of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group, today announced its new company name, Mitsubishi Power, and will also adopt a new corporate brand logo.
  • Under its new name, Mitsubishi Power will work to enhance its reputation around the world as one of the companies enabling the decarbonization of electric power.
  • The new brand logo combines the three diamonds figurative mark of Mitsubishi with the English company name.
  • About Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd.
    Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS), headquartered in Yokohama, Japan, is a joint venture formed in February 2014 by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. and Hitachi, Ltd. integrating their operations in thermal power generation systems and other related businesses.

Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre joins Montreal Heart Institute to evaluate potential treatment against COVID-19

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 2:48pm

MONTREAL and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) Research Center today announced a strategic partnership with the Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre (VIDC) in Vancouver, British Colombia, for its COVID-19 clinical study to evaluate whether colchicine will have an effect on reducing the rate of hospitalization of individuals recently diagnosed with COVID-19.

Key Points: 
  • MONTREAL and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) Research Center today announced a strategic partnership with the Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre (VIDC) in Vancouver, British Colombia, for its COVID-19 clinical study to evaluate whether colchicine will have an effect on reducing the rate of hospitalization of individuals recently diagnosed with COVID-19.
  • COLCORONA was initiated on March 23, 2020 at the Montreal Heart Institute in Canada by Dr. Jean-Claude Tardif, Director of the Research Center at MHI and Professor of Medicine at the University of Montreal.
  • The Montreal Health Innovations Coordinating Center (MHICC) is a leading academic clinical research organization and an integral part of the Montreal Heart Institute (MHI).
  • Vancouver Infectious Diseases Centre (VIDC) is a research and medical centre that delivers specialty healthcare and expert, state-of-the-art diagnosis, and treatment of chronic infectious diseases, with an emphasis on HCV and HIV.

New clinical trial for treatment of COVID-19 positive patients to start at NYU Grossman School of Medicine in partnership with Montreal Heart Institute

Tuesday, April 7, 2020 - 2:22pm

As of today, the state of New York has over 130,000 people who are known to be COVID-19 positive.

Key Points: 
  • As of today, the state of New York has over 130,000 people who are known to be COVID-19 positive.
  • Dr. Tardif and the MHI are working to also bring this clinical trial to other regions as soon as possible.
  • Women who do not take contraceptives, those who are pregnant or those who are breastfeeding are not eligible for the clinical study.
  • The Montreal Health Innovations Coordinating Center (MHICC) is a leading academic clinical research organization and an integral part of the Montreal Heart Institute (MHI).

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Launches “Powerful - Durable - Credible”, a New Air Conditioner Brand Campaign in Vietnam

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 6:03am

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI)(TOKYO:7011) - Mahajak Air Conditioners (MACO) today launched a brand campaign titled Powerful - Durable - Credible, which spotlights the new state-of-the-art MHI ZSX- Series air conditioner.

Key Points: 
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI)(TOKYO:7011) - Mahajak Air Conditioners (MACO) today launched a brand campaign titled Powerful - Durable - Credible, which spotlights the new state-of-the-art MHI ZSX- Series air conditioner.
  • MACO and MHI Vietnam also announced Vietnam star footballer Dang Van Lam as MHIs new brand ambassador for air conditioners in the country.
  • These attributes are well in line with our "Powerful - Durable - Credible" brand campaign, affirming our core values and goal to move the world forward as a prestigious brand in Vietnam.
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Vietnam is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), one of the worlds leading industrial firms.

Mineral Hill Provides Closing Details of First Tranche of First Private Placement Announced on February 3rd, 2020

Thursday, February 13, 2020 - 9:45pm

This release does not constitute an offer for sale of such securities in the United States of America.

Key Points: 
  • This release does not constitute an offer for sale of such securities in the United States of America.
  • MHI expects to close the remaining two Tranches of PP1 very shortly whereby no finder's fees will be paid by the Company in connection with the private placement.
  • After closing of PP1, MHI will immediately proceed with the closing of private placement "PP2" as committed under the terms of the Definitive Acquisition Agreement announced on February 3, 2020.
  • Trading in the securities of Mineral Hill Industries Ltd.'s shares are highly speculative.

The Montreal Heart Institute celebrates its 500th heart transplant

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 11:00am

MONTREAL, Quebec, Oct. 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Montreal Heart Institute is proud to announce that the milestone of 500 heart transplants has been successfully completed recently.

Key Points: 
  • MONTREAL, Quebec, Oct. 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Montreal Heart Institute is proud to announce that the milestone of 500 heart transplants has been successfully completed recently.
  • "This 500th heart transplant represents an important milestone for the Montreal Heart Institute," explains Mlanie La Couture, President and CEO of the MHI.
  • "This milestone recognizes the excellence of the Montreal Heart Institute and its contribution towards organ donation.
  • On May 31st, 1968, the first heart transplant in Canada was performed at the Montreal Heart Institute.

Job Openings Show Signs of Slowing in August, According to the iCIMS Monthly Hiring Indicator

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 1:08pm

Before seasonal adjustments, new hires increased 13.0% and new job openings increased 8.8%, according to iCIMS Monthly Hiring Indicator (MHI).

Key Points: 
  • Before seasonal adjustments, new hires increased 13.0% and new job openings increased 8.8%, according to iCIMS Monthly Hiring Indicator (MHI).
  • This is the smallest rise in openings before seasonal adjustments that iCIMS has seen during the month of August over the last four years.
  • Job openings before seasonal adjustments still saw a modest increase in most industries that iCIMS tracks, but not in financial activities and retail trade.
  • The iCIMS Monthly Hiring Indicator (MHI) measures job openings and new hires, based on iCIMS system data, which is generated by user activity within our platform.