Aviation Week Network’s MRO Series Goes Virtual this Fall With MRO Asia-Pacific and MRO TransAtlantic

NEW YORK, July 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aviation Week Network today announced the move to virtual platforms for MRO Americas, MRO Asia-Pacific and MRO Europe, making the difficult decision not to hold these as in person events in 2020. Originally scheduled to take place in Dallas, Texas, September 1-3; Singapore, September 22-24; and Barcelona, […]

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CNA Transitions to AIR Worldwide as its Primary Catastrophe Risk Management Platform

Boston, July 13, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide announced that CNA has transitioned to AIR’s Touchstone solution as its primary catastrophe risk modeling platform. AIR Worldwide is a Verisk (Nasdaq:VRSK) business. “We are excited to leverage AIR’s powerful catastrophe modeling solution to support our multiple lines of business during the underwriting […]

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Ovid Therapeutics and Angelini Pharma Enter into Exclusive License Agreement to Develop, Manufacture and Commercialize OV101 for the Treatment of Angelman Syndrome in Europe

Angelini Pharma obtains exclusive development, manufacturing and commercialization rights to OV101 (gaboxadol) for the potential treatment of Angelman syndrome in the European Union and other countries in the European Economic Area (Switzerland, Turkey and the United Kingdom) and Russia Ovid Therapeutics will receive an upfront payment of $20 million and additional payments of up to […]

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Surabaya mayor leads wear face mask campaign to contain COVID-19

Surabaya, E Java Surabaya Mayor Tri Rismaharini has led an intensified public awareness campaign on the importance of consistently wearing face masks and implementing other preventive measures to break the chain of novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the city. Accompanied by several officials from Surabaya’s regional apparatus organization (OPD) and those from the city police and public order agency (Satpol PP), Rismaharini made her impromptu visit to several markets and neighborhoods around the city on Sunday. She was riding a motorcycle during her impromptu visit to such places as Pakis,…

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Indonesian farmers encouraged to develop integrated farming

  Jakarta The Indonesian Ministry of Agriculture encourages farmers to implement an integrated farming method to enable them to optimize the profitable uses of their farmland for supporting the government’s efforts to make the country a food barn. “In achieving Indonesia’s food self-sufficiency, the ministry is very supportive for the farmers to implement the integrated farming method with zero waste,” Director General of Food Crops at the Ministry of Agriculture Suwandi said in a statement here Sunday. Suwandi explained the integrated farming method that enabled the farmers to cultivate their…

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Series of quakes of over 5.0-magnitude hit Indonesia on Monday

  Bogor, W Java Multiple earthquakes measuring over 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted several areas in Indonesia on early Monday morning, though no immediate reports were received thereafter of any damage and casualties. The Jakarta-based Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) reported that the first 5.2-magnitude earthquake rattled Yogyakarta at 2:50 a.m. local time. The second earthquake, of magnitude 5.5, shook southwest of Banda Aceh, the capital of Aceh Province, at about 7:58 a.m. local time, while the third quake jolted northwest of Maluku Tenggara Barat District in Maluku…

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