Daily Archives: April 25, 2019

Ascom adds ‘talk before walk’ wireless speech function to new release of Ascom teleCARE IP

New feature helps reduce caregivers’ walking time; enables more streamlined workflows in elderly care facilities BAAR, Switzerland, April 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW), a global solutions provider focused…

Philips introduces VitalMinds, new non-pharmacological approach to help reduce delirium in the ICU

April 25, 2019 Key technology of the multi-component solution is the VitalSky personalized light therapy system, now with CE Mark as a medical device VitalSky improves sleep quality in intensive…

Rafael Santana to Succeed Ray Betler as Wabtec President and CEO

WILMERDING, Pa., April 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) today announced Rafael Santana will become president and CEO of the company, effective July 1, 2019. Santana, who…

Bombardier Provides Preliminary First Quarter 2019 Financial Results, Updates 2019 Guidance

First Quarter 2019 Consolidated Performance(1) Revenues expected to be ~$3.5B; driven lower by timing of aircraft deliveries, slower project ramp up at Transportation, and unfavourable currency translation Adjusted EBITDA(2) and…

Philips launches IntelliSpace Radiation Oncology to accelerate time from patient referral to the start of treatment

April 25, 2019 Intelligent patient management solutions on display at ESTRO 2019 to complement latest radiotherapy imaging and treatment planning innovations Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Milan, Italy – Royal Philips…

Lao Police Allegedly Arrest Citizen for Practicing Christianity

Police have allegedly arrested, beaten and detained a man named Agoon in Savannakhet province in southern Laos for practicing his Christian faith, witnesses told RFA’s Lao Service on Thursday.Police say…

Veteran of 1989 Democracy Movement in Tiananmen Square Dies Suddenly

A France-based rights activist who was at the heart of the 1989 student-led democracy protests in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square has died suddenly at the age of 48.Zhang Jian, who was…

Thailand Extends Waiver Of One-Time Entry Fee For Visa On Arrival To Oct

BANGKOK, Thailand, Thailand’s cabinet approved in principle, an extended waiver of the fee for visa on arrival of foreign tourists to Thailand, according to a summary of the cabinet meeting,…

China Plastic Waste Ban Throws Global Recycling into Chaos

JENJAROM, MALAYSIA From grubby packaging engulfing small Southeast Asian communities to waste piling up in plants from the US to Australia, China’s ban on accepting the world’s used plastic has…