August 18, 2022

Day: December 13, 2021

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NEP Enhances Global Centralised Production Network with Second-Generation, All-4K Andrews Hub Upgrade

SYDNEY, Dec. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEP Australia, a Broadcast Company of NEP Group, the leading media technology partner of content producers worldwide, announced the launch of its second-generation Andrews Hub, capable of supporting all-4K HDR broadcasts through the largest set of facilities worldwide built for Tier 1 live sports coverage. First opened in 2017, the […]

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Junshi Biosciences and Coherus Announce Positive Interim Overall Survival Results of CHOICE-01, a Phase 3 Clinical Trial Evaluating Toripalimab in Combination with Chemotherapy as First-Line Treatment for Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Junshi Biosciences and Coherus to meet with US FDA to discuss 1L NSCLC BLA supplement submission SHANGHAI, China and REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shanghai Junshi Biosciences Co., Ltd. (“Junshi Biosciences”, HKEX: 1877; SSE: 688180) and Coherus BioSciences, Inc. (“Coherus”, Nasdaq: CHRS), today announced positive results of an interim analysis of overall survival from the […]

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Taliban-Led Afghan Gov’t Thanks China Over Donation

Chinese and Afghan officials inaugurated the construction of a mosque and two wells, at the Ministry of Justice, yesterday. Chinese Ambassador to Afghanistan, Wang Yu said, China and Afghanistan are very close neighbours, connected by mountains and rivers, and the two peoples enjoy long-lasting friendly exchanges. In accordance with the principle of amity, sincerity, mutual […]

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Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Activist Jimmy Lai Given 13-Month Jail Term

Media tycoon and prominent pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai was sentenced Monday to 13 months in jail for taking part in an unauthorized candlelight vigil commemorating the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre. Lai and two other activists, lawyer Chow Hang Tung and former reporter Gwyneth Ho, were convicted last Thursday of “incitement to knowingly take part in […]

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South Korea Announces Intent to Join Regional Free Trade Pact

South Korea says it will formally apply to join a regional free trade agreement in an effort to boost trade and expand its presence in the global economy. Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki said Monday that Seoul has begun the process to join the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). It was formed in […]

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Blinken in Indonesia to Discuss US Approach to Region

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is in Jakarta on a 48-hour visit that includes talks with leaders about U.S.-Indonesia collaboration as well as a speech about the Biden administration’s wider policy aims for the region. Blinken met Monday with Indonesian President Joko Widodo as the top U.S. diplomat made the first of three stops […]

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Russia Vetoes UN Resolution on Climate’s Impact on Global Security

Russia has vetoed a draft U.N. Security Council resolution that warns about the security implications of climate change, with its envoy calling it “unacceptable” for his government. “We are against creating a new area for the council’s work which establishes a generic, automatic connection between climate change and international security, turning a scientific and socio-economic […]

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Biden’s First North Korea Sanctions Seen as Symbolic

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration’s first sanctions designations on North Korea are a largely symbolic move that will have little impact on the regime’s human rights practices or its nuclear weapons and missile programs, experts say. Joshua Stanton, a Washington attorney who helped draft the North Korea Sanctions Enforcement and Policy Enforcement Act in 2016, […]

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