Radient Technologies Inc. Announces Participation in a Medical Cannabis Study Led by the University Health Network in Partnership with Shoppers Drug Mart

EDMONTON, Alberta, July 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radient Technologies Inc. (“Radient” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: RTI; OTCQX: RDDTF), a manufacturer of high quality cannabinoid-based formulations and products, is pleased to announce that bioU products by Radient will be available to patients in the recently announced University Health Networks’ (“UHN”)  Medical Cannabis Real-World Evidence Study (“MC-RWE […]

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Four dead, three injured as flooding, landslide hit Sorong

  Sorong, West Papua A flood and landslide that struck Sorong, West Papua Province, on Thursday, claimed the lives of four people while caused injuries to three residents, according to the Sorong Disaster Mitigation Office (BPBD). Of the four dead victims, three were buried by the landslide, whereas one was electrocuted, Sorong BPBD Head Herlin Sasabone reported. “The count of injured flood victims reaches three. The Sorong BPBD is still collecting data on the other likely injured people and the number of houses submerged by flooding and buried by the…

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Jayapura hospital closed after 54 health workers contract COVID-19

Jayapura, Papua The management of Jayapura Provita Hospital decided to shut down all health services, including the emergency unit (IGD), from Friday, after its 54 health workers tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19). “Unfortunately, we are left with no choice but to stop all health services at the hospital, as several health workers and staff members are contracting COVID-19,” Director of Provita Hospital Dr Asmi Justina Wismaningrum stated here on Friday morning. The decision was taken owing to a significant decline in the number of health workers at…

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Indonesia categorized as energy-resilient based on 6.44 index scoring

Jakarta The National Energy Council (DEN) has classified Indonesia as “resilient” in energy on the basis of the energy resilience index gauged from several indicators. “Alhamdulillah (thank God), our score (in energy resilience) is categorized as resilient. Our score is 6.44,” DEN’s Secretary General, Djoko Siswanto, noted in a statement here on Friday. The assessment of indicators was based on the four key aspects of availability, accessibility, affordability, and acceptability, according to Siswanto. It also took into account the type of energy used by the public, infrastructure, the level of…

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Minister Batubara to offer relief aid, compensation in North Luwu

Makassar, S Sulawesi Social Affairs Minister Juliari P. Batubara, Friday, was scheduled to offer assistance to the North Luwu district government and compensation to heirs of those falling victims to the flash floods that struck Masamba, last Monday. The social affairs minister was scheduled to arrive at the Bua Palopo Airport and later head to Masamba, North Luwu Social Affairs Office, Besse A. Paebeangi remarked here on Friday. The agenda of the trip undertaken by the minister and several members of the House of Representatives (DPR) to North Luwu was…

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Two ministries’ joint team to support BUMN Go Global Program

Jakarta The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of State Enterprises (BUMN) will form a joint team to boost the expansion of state-owned companies abroad under the BUMN Go Global Program. The two ministers inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on establishing the joint team here on Friday. “Under the MoU, we will establish a joint team of BUMN Go Global to support BUMNs to go global and identify inbound and outbound investment opportunities,” Foreign Affairs Minister Retno Marsudi stated. Marsudi noted that the MoU would serve as a legal…

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