New data show treatment with etesevimab (JS016) and bamlanivimab together reduced risk of COVID-19 hospitalizations and death by 70 percent

Trial met primary endpoint and key secondary endpoints with high statistical significance Results from more than 1,000 high-risk patients were consistent with previous data In November, Lilly submitted a EUA request to the FDA for etesevimab and bamlanivimab together for mild to moderate COVID-19 in high-risk patients, which remains under review by the FDA Findings […]

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Nyxoah announces full-body 1.5T and 3T MRI compatibility for the Genio® system to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA)

Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium – 26th January, 2021 – Nyxoah SA (Euronext: NYXH) (“Nyxoah” or the “Company”), a health-technology company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative solutions and services to treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), today announces the Company has received CE Mark Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) conditional labeling for the current Genio® neurostimulation-based OSA […]

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President Jokowi visits South Sumatra to inaugurate toll road project

  Jakarta President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) paid a working visit to Palembang, South Sumatra Province, on Tuesday, to inaugurate the Kayu Agung-Palembang-Betung Toll Road. The Presidential Aircraft Indonesia-1, carrying the head of state and his limited entourage, departed from the Halim Perdanakusuma Air Force Base, Jakarta, at around 8:25 a.m. local time. Upon arrival at the Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin II Airport, Palembang City, the president and his entourage headed to the Kramasan toll gate where the inauguration ceremony was held with strict adherence to health protocols. Jokowi inaugurated the Kayu…

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Kayu Agung-Palembang Toll Road to significantly lower logistics costs

Jakarta Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) expressed belief that the Kayu Agung-Palembang section of the Trans-Sumatra toll road will significantly reduce the current logistics costs and will bolster South Sumatra’s economic competitiveness. Completion of this Kayu Agung-Palembang toll road section has become a quantum leap since the current travel time from Lampung’s Bakauheni ferry port to Palembang in South Sumatra can reduce, from 12 hours to just three to 3.5 hours, he remarked here on Tuesday. The remarkable reduction in travel time will significantly decrease the current logistics costs, President…

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Jokowi presses for extraordinary moves to tackle climate change

Jakarta Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi), in his speech at the 2021 Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS), stressed on extraordinary moves to be made at the global level to control and overcome the impacts of climate change. “The impacts of climate change are very real before us. This is especially true for archipelagic countries, such as Indonesia,” the president was quoted as saying in the official statement issued by the Presidential Secretariat here on Tuesday. In the wake of climate change, farmers and fishermen in Indonesia are left with no other…

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Minister stresses target of rehabilitating mangrove ecosystem in 2021

Jakarta Coordinating Maritime Affairs and Investment Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan drew attention to this year’s target of the mangrove rehabilitation program spanning a total area of 150,000 hectares (ha). “I request that, if possible, we attempt to (rehabilitate) 150,000 ha of critical and tsunami-prone (mangrove areas),” he noted in a written statement here on Tuesday. Pandjaitan highlighted the target while chairing a coordination meeting held to discuss the implementation of accelerated mangrove rehabilitation programs on Monday. Attendees at the online meeting comprised Minister of Environmental Affairs and Forestry Siti Nurbaya,…

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