Junshi Biosciences Announces Expansion of Emergency Use Authorization for Etesevimab and Bamlanivimab Administered Together to Include Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for COVID-19

SHANGHAI, China, Sept. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Junshi Biosciences (HKEX: 1877; SSE: 688180), a leading innovation-driven biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel therapies, announced today that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the emergency use authorization (EUA) for etesevimab (JS016/LY-CoV016) 1,400 mg and bamlanivimab (LY-CoV555) […]

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Ramalina Ranaivo Mikea Manitra (IUP FH UNDIP Student From Madagascar): The IUP UNDIP Program is Very Important for International Students

“Initially I applied to several universities and Diponegoro University was one of the universities I chose, but it turned out that choosing Undip was the best decision I made. The first reason is that Undip is one of the highest ranking universities in Indonesia, of course I have to choose the best university. Second, Undip is located in Semarang City, which in my opinion is one of the most beautiful cities in Indonesia. I like the combination of modernity and nature in this city,” said Ramalina Ranaivo Mikea Manitra, an International Undergraduate Program (IUP) student from…

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India Expected to Ease COVID-19 Vaccine Export Restrictions

NEW DELHI — There is growing optimism that India could resume exports of COVID-19 vaccines as production expands at a rapid pace, putting the country on track to immunize its adult population in the coming months “We had put a target of 1.85 billion doses for ourselves. That has been organized by the end of December and thereafter the government will be able to allow vaccine exports,” N.K. Arora, head of the national technical advisory group on immunization told VOA. “We will have several billion doses available next year.” India,…

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Indonesia Retrieves Most-wanted Militant’s Body from Jungle

PALU, INDONESIA — The bodies of Indonesia’s most wanted militant and one of his followers, who were killed in a jungle shootout with security forces, were brought early Sunday to a police hospital for further investigation, police said. The military earlier identified the two who were killed late Saturday as Ali Kalora, leader of the East Indonesia Mujahideen network that has claimed several killings of police officers and minority Christians, and another suspected extremist, Jaka Ramadan, also known as Ikrima. The two men were fatally shot by a joint team…

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Indonesian militant leader killed in shootout, police say

Indonesian security forces have killed the leader of militant group East Indonesia Mujahideen (MIT), which has ties with Islamic State, police said on Sunday, Trend reports citing Reuters. A joint operation by military and police personnel killed Ali Kalora in a shootout at a village on Sulawesi island on Saturday afternoon, according to a police statement. Another militant, identified as Jaka Ramadhan, also known as Ikrima, was also shot dead, police said, adding that a hunt was underway for four other MIT members. Explosives, an M16 rifle and two machetes were found, along…

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Indonesia extends tax discount for motorised vehicles till Dec

The Indonesian government extended tax discount or sales tax on government-borne luxury goods, locally known as PPnBM, by 100 percent, for motorised vehicles, as an effort to spur consumption of the middle class amid the pandemic. The tax discount for motor vehicles, which was formerly given from Mar to Aug, 2021, was extended to Dec, 2021, Head of the Fiscal Policy Agency of the Ministry of Finance, Febrio Kacaribu, said, in a statement on Friday. The 100 percent tax discount was extended for 4×2 (two-wheel drive/2wd) passenger cars with an…

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