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Algernon Announces Enrollment of First Patient in 2b/3 Human Study of Ifenprodil for Treatment of COVID-19

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Algernon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CSE: AGN) (FRANKFURT: AGW) (OTCQB: AGNPF) (the “Company” or “Algernon”) a clinical stage pharmaceutical development company, is pleased to announce that it has enrolled its first patient in its multinational Phase 2b/3 hum...
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REMINDER/Media Advisory: Bombardier to Report its Second Quarter 2020 Financial Results on August 6, 2020

MONTREAL, Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) will publish its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2020 on August 6, 2020. On August 6, 2020 at 8:00 a.m., EDT, Éric Martel, President and Chief Executive Off...
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Crocus Technology Introduces its 2nd Generation XtremeSense™ TMR 2D Angular Sensor

The CT310, a robust TMR 2D sensor, is targeted for applications that demand contactless, high accuracy angular position detection SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 05, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Crocus Technology Inc., a leading supplier of disruptive XtremeSense&t...
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Life expectancy in Taiwan reached record 80.9 years in 2019: MOI

Taipei,  The average life expectancy in Taiwan hit a new high of 80.9 years in 2019, after a decade of steady increase, the Ministry of the Interior (MOI) said Wednesday. Last year, the average life expectancy of men was 77.7...
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CORONAVIRUS/Taiwan takes Japan off COVID-19 ‘medium’ risk list

Taipei,  The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) has removed Japan from the list of countries classified as low or medium-risk for COVID-19 whose nationals are eligible for shortened quarantine periods in Taiwan. The move to remove Japan from the list...
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CORONAVIRUS/Japanese engineer diagnosed with COVID-19 after working in Taiwan

Taipei,  A Japanese engineer who had worked in northern Taiwan for just over a month has tested positive for COVID-19 after returning to Japan on Aug. 1, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) said Wednesday. Health Minister Chen Shih-chung (陳時中),.....
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Taipei 101 model on display at Chicago Architecture Center exhibit

New York, A model of the Taipei 101 skyscraper, an iconic landmark and a popular tourist attraction in Taiwan’s capital, was included on Aug. 1 in an exhibition at the Chicago Architecture Center (CAC) in the United States. The Taipei...
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Taiwanese men want children but have little time for them: poll

Taipei,  More than 60 percent of young Taiwanese men would like to have children, but those who are already fathers do not have much time to spend with their offspring, according to an online poll released Tuesday. In the survey...
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Taiwanese businessman charged over work with Chinese intelligence

Taipei,  Taipei District Prosecutors Office on Wednesday charged a Taiwanese businessman with violating the National Security Act, for his alleged work on behalf of Chinese intelligence, specifically arranging meetings with officials from Taiwan’s gover...
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