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DGAP-News: CureVac Chief Technology Officer to Pursue New Career outside Biotech Industry

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 12:04pm

Further development of CureVac's unique mRNA technology platform will be led by Dr. Igor Splawski, Chief Scientific Officer of CureVac, and spearheaded by Dr. Patrick Baumhof, Senior Vice President Technology, who has a 15-year scientific tenure with the company.

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  • Further development of CureVac's unique mRNA technology platform will be led by Dr. Igor Splawski, Chief Scientific Officer of CureVac, and spearheaded by Dr. Patrick Baumhof, Senior Vice President Technology, who has a 15-year scientific tenure with the company.
  • "Mariola's dedication and expertise helped to build CureVac and fundamentally contributed to the advancement of mRNA technology as a whole."
  • "Mariola's groundbreaking work and innovations in mRNA technology have strongly contributed to CureVac becoming the world's pioneering company to harness mRNA for medical purposes," added Dr. Franz-Werner Haas, Chief Executive Officer of CureVac.
  • Mariola Fotin-Mleczek joined CureVac in May 2006 and became a member of the management board in 2013, first as Chief Scientific Officer and as Chief Technology Officer in 2018.

VTB Bank announces RAS financial results (standalone) for 2021

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 11:02am

VTB Bank (PJSC) (hereinafter referred to as the Bank) publishes its standalone key RAS financial results for December and twelve months of 2021.

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  • VTB Bank (PJSC) (hereinafter referred to as the Bank) publishes its standalone key RAS financial results for December and twelve months of 2021.
  • VTB Bank earned a record high net profit in 2021 in the amount of RUB 242.6 billion.
  • The Bank's RAS results are highly correlated with VTB Group's IFRS results, and the figures we publish are the indicators of the Group's excellent results for the year under IFRS."
  • The reported financial indicators are preliminary; hence, they can be supplemented and changed in the process of preparation of publishable financial reports of VTB Bank.

Neurimmune expands drug discovery collaboration with Ono Pharmaceutical in the field of neurodegenerative diseases

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 10:04am

ZURICH, Jan. 17, 2022 Neurimmune AG today announced that it has signed an expanded drug discovery collaboration agreement with Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

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  • ZURICH, Jan. 17, 2022 Neurimmune AG today announced that it has signed an expanded drug discovery collaboration agreement with Ono Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.
  • In November 2017, Ono and Neurimmune signed a first drug discovery collaboration agreement to identify and develop human antibodies using the RTMtechnology platform.
  • In the new collaboration, the companies aim to generate and validate human-derived monoclonal antibodies against Ono's newly selected drug targets.
  • "The joint goal of the collaboration is to discover novel drug candidates for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases using RTM technology."

HGC ultra-low latency Eyeball-as-a-Service(TM) backs Kacific's delivery of high-speed, reliable local broadband across Southeast Asia

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 9:45am

Now, the operator is deploying innovation breakthroughs on the ground with a new line of high-performance and cost-effective broadband terminals.

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  • Now, the operator is deploying innovation breakthroughs on the ground with a new line of high-performance and cost-effective broadband terminals.
  • "HGC is highly regarded in Asia and the global markets, and is a well-known pioneer in the telecommunication arena.
  • The company provides full-fledged telecom, data centre services, ICT solutions and broadband services for local, overseas, corporate and mass markets.
  • To learn more, please visit HGC's website at: www.hgc.com.hk
    Kacific Broadband Satellites is a next-generation broadband satellite operator, headquartered in Singapore.

HGC ultra-low latency Eyeball-as-a-Service(TM) backs Kacific's delivery of high-speed, reliable local broadband across Southeast Asia

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 9:23am

Now, the operator is deploying innovation breakthroughs on the ground with a new line of high-performance and cost-effective broadband terminals.

Key Points: 
  • Now, the operator is deploying innovation breakthroughs on the ground with a new line of high-performance and cost-effective broadband terminals.
  • "HGC is highly regarded in Asia and the global markets, and is a well-known pioneer in the telecommunication arena.
  • The company provides full-fledged telecom, data centre services, ICT solutions and broadband services for local, overseas, corporate and mass markets.
  • To learn more, please visit HGC's website at: www.hgc.com.hk
    Kacific Broadband Satellites is a next-generation broadband satellite operator, headquartered in Singapore.

Pharmaron Appoints Dr. Antony Davies as Senior Vice President, UK CMC

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 12:00am

Pharmaron Beijing Co., Limited (Stock Code: 300759.SZ/3759.HK) (Pharmaron) today announced the appointment of Dr. Antony (Tony) Davies as Senior Vice President, UK CMC, effective January 10, 2022.

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  • Pharmaron Beijing Co., Limited (Stock Code: 300759.SZ/3759.HK) (Pharmaron) today announced the appointment of Dr. Antony (Tony) Davies as Senior Vice President, UK CMC, effective January 10, 2022.
  • The UK Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control (CMC) business includes operations in Hoddesdon and Cramlington, UK.
  • Tony has been Senior Vice President, Process R&D, since 2019, having been promoted from Vice President, Process Chemistry, a post he held since Pharmaron acquired the MSD Hoddesdon site in 2016.
  • The UK CMC business currently includes operations in Hoddesdon and Cramlington, UK.

Can-Am Off-Road Continues Global Racing Dominance with Fifth Consecutive Win at the Dakar Rally

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 11:16pm

The wins solidify the brand's remarkable fifth consecutive championship at the Dakar Rally, which is considered the most grueling off-road race in the world.

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  • The wins solidify the brand's remarkable fifth consecutive championship at the Dakar Rally, which is considered the most grueling off-road race in the world.
  • Gerard Farrs (Spain) finished in second place, and Rokas Baciuska (Lithuania) came in third, completing the full podium sweep for Can-Am.
  • The 2022 Dakar Rally covered approximately 5,200 miles (8,400km) through some of Saudi Arabia's most challenging and technical terrain.
  • With annual sales of CA$6.0 billion from over 130 countries, our global workforce is made up of approximately 14,500 driven, resourceful people.

ION announces forbearance and amendment related to its revolving credit agreement, forbearance agreement related to its senior secured second priority notes due 2025, and preliminary fourth quarter 2021 revenues of ~$40 million, a 45% increase year-over-y

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 10:45pm

ION remains in continuing discussions with PNC and the holders of its 2025 Notes and other indebtedness regarding various strategic alternatives to strengthen its financial position and maximize stakeholder value.

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  • ION remains in continuing discussions with PNC and the holders of its 2025 Notes and other indebtedness regarding various strategic alternatives to strengthen its financial position and maximize stakeholder value.
  • Preliminary fourth quarter 2021 revenues of ~$40 million, a 45% increase year-over-year
    ION also announced that the Company expects fourth quarter 2021 revenues to be approximately $40 million, an increase of 45% year-over-year.
  • While expected fourth quarter 2021 revenues declined by 10% sequentially, second half fiscal year revenues delivered an increase of approximately 150% over the first half years revenues.
  • On December 17, 2021, we announced awards for MarlinTM in the areas of simultaneous operations and country-scale port management.

Armstrong Flooring Announces Price Increases

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 10:29pm

LANCASTER, Pa., Jan. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Armstrong Flooring announced it will increase U.S. prices effective March 1, 2022 to offset rising input costs.

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  • LANCASTER, Pa., Jan. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Armstrong Flooring announced it will increase U.S. prices effective March 1, 2022 to offset rising input costs.
  • For select Commercial products, price increases will range from 0-15%.
  • Armstrong Flooring continues its strong commitment of delivering high quality products and services to the markets we serve, said Brent Flaharty, Senior Vice President, Chief Customer Experience Officer at Armstrong Flooring.
  • Armstrong Flooring, Inc. (NYSE: AFI) is a leading global manufacturer of flooring products and one of the industrys most trusted and celebrated brands.

Neiman Marcus Group Announces Leadership Promotions and New Executive Role to Lead Organization Through Critical Components of Growth Roadmap

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 10:35pm

"We are fortunate to have such strong talent at our company that we are able to develop and promote to lead all of the critical growth work we are executing," said Geoffroy van Raemdonck, Chief Executive Officer, Neiman Marcus Group.

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  • "We are fortunate to have such strong talent at our company that we are able to develop and promote to lead all of the critical growth work we are executing," said Geoffroy van Raemdonck, Chief Executive Officer, Neiman Marcus Group.
  • In this new role, Martin will take over responsibility for all supply chain operations, including NMG's multi-year supply chain transformation.
  • "This expanded role will allow for more oversight on key initiatives that support our growth roadmap."
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