Monthly Archives: October 2015

Filipino lawmakers urged to curb world population woes (Philippines News Agency)

AAMBIS-Owa Party-list Rep. Sharon Garin has called on Filipino lawmakers for legislative intervention to curb world population woes. Addressing lawmakers from 16 different countries in a conference held in Nairobi,…

Director General Pakistan Sports Board visits National Junior Girls Netball training camp at Pakistan Sports Board Coaching Centre – Press Release issued by Pakistan Netball Federation (Pakistan News Releases)

October 31, 2015 (PPI-OT) Following is the text of press release issued by Pakistan Netball Federation (PNF) Quote Mudassar Arain, President, PNF has informed that Dr. Akhtar Nawaz Ganjera, Director…

Moot on November 4-5: 200 foreign investors confirm participation: BoI (Business Recorder (Pakistan))

The Board of Investment (BoI) will organise Pakistan Investment Conference on November 4-5, 2015 to project soft image of Pakistan and highlight investment opportunities available in the country. This was…

Alexza Pharmaceuticals Announces Intent to Reacquire U.S. Rights for ADASUVE® (loxapine) inhalation powder (PR Newswire)

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Alexza Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALXA) announced today that it plans to reacquire the U.S. rights for ADASUVE ® (loxapine) inhalation powder from Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., with an estimated target completion date of January 1, 2016. Alexza and Teva also plan…

Sundance Energy Australia Limited Reports Third Quarter 2015 Results

DENVER, Oct. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sundance Energy Australia Limited (ASX:SEA) (“Sundance” or the “Company”), a U.S. onshore oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Eagle…

Global Tourism Grew By More Than 4 Per Cent This Year, UN Tourism Barometer Shows (allAfrica.com)

The number of tourists travelling the world during the first eight months of this year reached 810 million, a more than 4 per cent increase from the same period in 2014, thanks to “robust” travel to Europe, according to the United Nations World Tourism Barometer. According to the barometer, which provides an overview of international tourism,…

BOI hosts delegation of Japanese multinationals from Kansai (Daily Financial Times (Sri Lanka))

BOI hosted a delegation from the Kansai region of Japan which consisted of many Japanese multinational companies. The delegation which was on a fact finding mission was led by Masuyuki Matsushita, Vice Chairman and Chairman International Committee of Kansai Economic Federation, Kankeiren, and also Vice Chairman of the Board of Panasonic Corporation. The delegation also consisted…

OSG gears for presentation of evidence in West Philippine Sea case (Business Mirror (Philippines))

GOVERNMENT lawyers are now preparing for the presentation of the Philippines’s evidence before the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague after the latter ruled that it has jurisdiction to hear and resolve the Philippines’s complaint against China’s incursions in the disputed West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). Solicitor General Florin Hilbay, a member of…

No RSVP yet from China leader (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

CHINA has yet to confirm the attendance of President Xi Jinping at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) leaders summit in Manila next month, but Malacanang is sure it’s not because of the simmering sea dispute with the Philippines. Presidential Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma yesterday said the People’s Republic of China (PROC) delegation will be accorded Filipino…