Tuesday , February 19th , 2019  

Q&A: Jamaica Pushes Climate Smart Policies to Secure the Future of its Food Supply

Una May Gordon, Principal Director, Climate Change Division, in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Jamaica. Credit: Busani Bafana/IPS By Busani BafanaBULAWAYO, Zimbabwe, Feb 18 2019 (IPS) The island state of Jamaica is vulnerable to climate change which has in turn threatened both its economy and food production. But the Caribbean nation is taking the threat seriously and it has constructed...

Interventional Radiology Market Size to Reach $27.3 Billion by 2024, Gastroenterology Segment to Witness Significant Growth: P&S Intelligence

Interventional Radiology Market by Product (MRI Systems, CT Systems, Ultrasound Systems, Angiography Systems), by Procedure (Angioplasty, Biopsy and Drainage, Embolization, Catheter–directed Thrombolysis, Vertebroplasty, Nephrostomy), by Application (Cardiology, Oncology, Urology and Nephrology, Gastroenterology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology), by End User (Hospitals, ASCs), by Geography (U.S.,...

Motif BioSciences Enters into Amendment Agreement with Hercules Capital

NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Motif Bio plc (AIM/NASDAQ: MTFB), a clinical–stage biopharmaceutical company specialising in developing novel antibiotics, today announced that Motif BioSciences Inc. (a wholly owned subsidiary) has entered into an amendment agreement with its lender Hercules Capital, Inc (NYSE:HTGC) (“Hercules”) in relation to the loan agreement as...

FXCM Group Launches 20th Anniversary Campaign

LONDON and SYDNEY, Australia and JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Feb. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — FXCM Group, LLC (“FXCM Group” or “FXCM”), a leading international provider of online foreign exchange trading, CFD trading, cryptocurrencies and related services, announced today that it has launched its 20th anniversary campaign. FXCM was founded in 1999 and will officially...

Align Technology Launches New iTero Element 5D Imaging System for Comprehensive Preventative and Restorative Oral Care at IDS

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — First intraoral scanner with near–infrared imaging (NIRI) technology that scans the internal structure of a tooth (enamel & dentin) in real time1. First integrated dental imaging system that simultaneously records 3D, intra–oral color and NIRI, and enables comparison over time using iTero® TimeLapse1. NIRI technology...

HanGenix (TM) Solutions, Inc. Secures Series-A Investment Funding from Global Health Impact Fund (GHIF)

ATLANTA, Feb. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — HanGenix™ Solutions, Inc. (HanGenix™), a digital healthcare solutions company, has recently secured Series–A funding from Global Health Impact Fund (GHIF) – a rapidly growing boutique clinical investment fund – to support its innovative, ultrasound–based hand hygiene technology, developed in conjunction with...

Kenya’s Marginalised Say Nothing For Us, Without Us

Men and women from Kalawa ward in Kenya’s Makueni County attended a forum on the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Many said that development projects implemented for them didn’t include their views and input. Credit: Justus Wanzala/IPS By Justus WanzalaMAKUENI, Kenya, Feb 18 2019 (IPS) Julia Mutua is a resident of Kalawa ward in the semi-arid Makueni County in Eastern...

CampDoc Partners with QuattroC to Offer Integrated Solution for JCCs and YMCAs

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Feb. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CampDoc, the leading electronic health record system for camps, has partnered with Applications Research Corporation, the creators of eFinesstri, and a leading provider of customer relationship management software for JCC and YMCA organizations, to offer a seamless integration with their latest QuattroC product. “There has never been...

Angolan Consortium Signs Firm Purchase Agreement for Six Bombardier Q400

– Air Connection Express, Transportes Aereos S.A to operate the six new turboprops TORONTO, ONTARIO—(Marketwired – May 6, 2018) – Note to Editors: There is a photo associated with this press release. Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has signed a firm purchase agreement for six new Q400 aircraft with African Aero Trading on behalf of the consortium forming...

Bombardier Grows its Global Family of Business Jets with Launch of Global 5500 and Global 6500 Aircraft

– The Bombardier Global 5500 and Global 6500 aircraft have the smoothest ride, the largest cabins and the longest range in their class – With a newly optimized wing and an all–new Rolls–Royce engine, these aircraft fly farther, faster and deliver unmatched total performance – Designed around Bombardier's patented Nuage seating, the spacious cabins aboard the Global...