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British Airways, Lufthansa and Air Canada are among 20 carriers that now refer to Taiwan, the self-ruled island that Beijing considers its territory, as a part of China on their global websites, in line with Beijing's demands that the White House called "Orwellian nonsense," The Associated Press has found.
Air China’s new service between Chengdu and London, a route that British Airways (BA) dropped in 2017, will be to Gatwick Airport. The Chinese carrier proposes to fly Airbus A330s on the route three times a week beginning in July 2018, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said. But whereas BA connected Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport with London Heathrow Airport, Air China proposes to fly to London Gatwick.
Hong Kong and mainland markets fell on Thursday despite an initial boost provided by Tencent, as investors waited on the sidelines for the outcome of the second round of US-China trade talks in Washington.
BEIJING: The pilot who made an emergency landing in southwest China after a broken cockpit window sucked his co-pilot halfway out of the aircraft was hailed as a "hero" on Tuesday (May 15) by astonished citizens.
The Philippines is an effective bridge for Asian carriers to increase their North American traffic to other Asian countries, the Center for Asia Pacific Aviation (CAPA) said in a report.
SHANGHAI: China will ease its near decade-old "one route, one airline" policy, the country's aviation regulator said on Monday, opening the door to greater levels of competition on long-haul routes between the nation's state-backed and private carriers.
Acacia Communications, Inc. (ACIA - Free Report) is a developer of high-speed coherent optical interconnect products. The Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings has been revised 37.5% downward over the last 30 days.
WestJet Airlines said it is severing ties with airfare finder app Hopper due to confusion over the developer's announcement the airline would offer "secret fares" on its app.
Canada's two largest airlines are using an airfare prediction app to unload some of their seats via "secret fares" at discounts of up to 35 per cent.
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LOW-COST airline Vueling has announced 118 flight cancellations this weekend due to a French air-traffic controller strike in Marseille, one of the largest centres of its type in Europe.
SICHUAN, CHINA / ACCESSWIRE / April 23, 2018 / Local time on April 19, 2018, Wuliangye Singapore store held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate its grand opening. Mr. Zeng Shisheng, former Education Minister of Singapore, Dr. Wang Jiayuan, a former member of Singapore Congress, Vice Chairman of Air China(Singapore), and other leaders in politics and business, attended the ceremony.
AIR-TRAFFIC controllers in Barcelona have announced a series of strikes starting June 20 in protest over short-staffing.
2018-05-21 - Asif
Overview Anthera Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is a biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing the development and commercialization of innovative medicines that benefit patients with unmet medical needs. The company currently have two compounds in development, Sollpura and blisibimod. The company licensed Sollpura from Eli Lilly & Co (“Eli Lilly”) in July 2014. Sollpura is a novel non-porcine investigational Pancreatic Enzyme Replacement Therapy (“PERT”) intended for the treatment of patients with Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency (“EPI”), often seen in patients with cystic fibrosis and other conditions. The company licensed blisibimod from Amgen, Inc. (“Amgen”) in December 2007. Blisibimod targets B-cell activating factor, or BAFF, which has been shown to be elevated in a variety of B-cell mediated autoimmune diseases, including Immunoglobulin A nephropathy, or IgA nephropathy. Sollpura The exocrine pancreas is responsible for synthesis and secretion of digestive en...
2018-05-21 - Asif
Business Agenus is a clinical-stage immuno-oncology (“I-O”) company dedicated to becoming a leader in the discovery and development of innovative combination therapies and committed to bringing effective medicines to patients with cancer. The company's business is designed to drive success in I-O through speed, innovation, and effective combination therapies. Agenus has assembled fully integrated capabilities from novel target discovery, antibody generation, cell line development, and good manufacturing practice (“GMP”) manufacturing together with a comprehensive portfolio consisting of antibody-based therapeutics, adjuvants and cancer vaccine platforms. The company leverage its immune biology platforms to identify effective combination therapies for development and have developed productive partnerships to advance its innovation. The company believe the next generation of cancer treatment will build on clinically validated antibodies targeting CTLA-4 and PD-1 combined wi...
2018-05-21 - Asif
Business The company started Square in February 2009 to enable businesses (sellers) to accept card payments, an important capability that was previously inaccessible to many businesses. However, sellers also need innovative solutions to thrive, and Square has since expanded to provide additional products and services to give these businesses access to the same tools as large businesses. This approach aligns with its purpose of economic empowerment, as everything the company do should give sellers accessible, affordable tools to grow their businesses and participate in the economy. Square is a cohesive commerce ecosystem that helps its sellers start, run, and grow their businesses. The company combine sophisticated software with affordable hardware to enable sellers to turn mobile and computing devices into powerful payment and point-of-sale solutions. Square has high seller acceptance rates and fast onboarding, while maintaining low risk and fraud losses as a result of its a...
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