Tuesday April 7, 2020 10:13

CORONA Press Releases

HUAWEI CLOUD: Fighting COVID-19 with Technology General—07 Apr 20

HUAWEI CLOUD announced today that they launched a global action plan to help customers around the world to fight COVID-19 with cloud and AI services. As part of this international action plan against the coronavirus, HUAWEI CLOUD will be providing free

Coping With the Coronavirus, Rambam Healthcare Campus in Israel Joins Forces With Elbit Systems to Deploy a Management & Control Technology Heathcare—07 Apr 20

HAIFA Israel--7 Apr--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

The Rambam Healthcare Campus ("Rambam") in Haifa, Israel starts operating EX-TEAMS, a cellular based management and control system that was jointly developed with Elbit Systems. EX-TEAMS is based on an Elbit Systems' Command & Control (C2) technology that was repurposed in recent weeks for management and control of medical workforce and patients. The development effort was led by Doctor Oren Caspi from Rambam and a team from Elbit Systems.

The EX-TEAMS system has been already installed on the personal cellular handsets to 100 medical professionals who directly provide care to coronavirus patients providing the teams with enhanced capabilities 24/7. Rambam intends to soon extend the deployment to more than 1,000 of its employees. "Defeating the Coronavirus requires a joint effort and multi-disciplinal cooperation, high-tech, defense and medical," noted Dr. Caspi, adding: "The challenge is the sharp increase of the number of patients and beds, which is compounded by a deficient workforce that operates under protective cloth in a noisy environment. Coping with such an accumulative challenge clarifies the insufficiency of the traditional methods for management, communication and coordination (PA system, Pagers, Walkie Talkies). An effective answer to such a management and control challenge is a critical calling for the i

Fitch Affirms Ratings of Krung Thai Bank and its Securities Subsidiary Stcoks—03 Apr 20

Environment", dated 2 April 2020 at https://www.fitchratings.com/research/banks/coronavirus-increases-challenges-for-thai-banks-operating-environment-02-04-2020. The duration and trajectory of the pandemic remains uncertain. As such, Fitch expects that

Fitch Downgrades Siam Commercial Bank to 'BBB' on Coronavirus Outbreak Stcoks—03 Apr 20

https://www.fitchratings.com/research/banks/coronavirus-increases-challenges-for-thai-banks-operating-environment-02-04-2020. The duration and trajectory of the coronavirus outbreak remains uncertain. As such Fitch expects that in a base case scenario,

Fitch Downgrades KASIKORNBANK to 'BBB' on Coronavirus Outbreak Stcoks—03 Apr 20

https://www.fitchratings.com/research/banks/coronavirus-increases-challenges-for-thai-banks-operating-environment-02-04-2020. Fitch's base-case scenario sees KBank's asset quality and performance being significantly affected over the next two years,

Businesses Focus on Containing Costs and Protecting Employees, According to PwC COVID-19 CFO Pulse Stcoks—03 Apr 20

The second release of the PwC COVID-19 CFO Pulse Survey reveals growing concerns around the business and economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic among chief financial officers (CFOs) and finance executives. Based on responses collected from 55

ฟอร์บส์ สื่อดังระดับโลก ติดตามภารกิจมหาเศรษฐีโลกรวมใจสู้ภัยโควิด-19 มีชื่อ “ธนินท์ Events—03 Apr 20

รายงานข่าวจากเครือเจริญโภคภัณฑ์ เปิดเผยว่า ล่าสุดเว็บไซต์ FORBES.COM สื่อดังระดับโลกเผยแพร่บทความ Billionaire Tracker: Actions The World’s Wealthiest Are Taking In Response To The Coronavirus Pandemic

Fitch Downgrades Bangkok Bank to 'BBB' on Coronavirus Outbreak Stcoks—03 Apr 20

https://www.fitchratings.com/research/banks/coronavirus-increases-challenges-for-thai-banks-operating-environment-02-04-2020. The duration and trajectory of the coronavirus outbreak remains uncertain. As such, Fitch expects BBL's asset quality and

Coronavirus Increases Challenges for Thai Banks' Operating Environment Stcoks—03 Apr 20

Bangkok--3 Apr--Fitch Ratings Fitch Ratings has revised its operating environment mid-point score for Thai banks to 'bbb', from 'bbb+', due to the significant pressures on the banking sector stemming from the coronavirus pandemic. The ultimate

KTC lets cardmembers feel at ease with 5% instant discounts for Coronavirus coverage insurance Events—03 Apr 20

“KTC” or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, jointly with Frank Insurance Broker (Thailand) Company Limited, let KTC credit cardmembers feel at ease with 5% instant discounts for Coronavirus coverage insurance with Frank Insurance Broker,

Now Available Worldwide: ETS Offers At-Home Solutions for TOEFL iBT(R) Test and GRE(R) General Test General—03 Apr 20

At-home tests provide a convenient, flexible and safe option for testing while test centers are closed ETS, a global leader in educational measurement and learning solutions, announced today that the TOEFL iBT(R) Special Home Edition and GRE(R) General

Mitr Phol Group and Banpu Joins Hands, Establishing “Mitr Phol-Banpu Solidarity to Aid Events—02 Apr 20

Due to the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) which has become more severe and expanding with high numbers of infected persons and deaths in many countries throughout the globe including Thailand, and due to the unpredictability of the situation, helping

KTC jointly with Dhipaya Insurance let cardmembers earn up to 60 Baht credit cash backs for online Events—01 Apr 20

“KTC” or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, jointly with Dhipaya Insurance Public Company Limited, let cardmembers pay for Coronavirus insurance premium payments on specific online channels with KTC credit cards, and earn up to 60 Baht

Elementor Expedites the Launch of 'Experts' Network for Professional Web Creators to Bolster Their IT—01 Apr 20

- Elementor's new discovery network empowers the members of its global community, enabling them to collaborate and grow their businesses through sharing their portfolios and services with Elementor peers in 152 countries. Elementor, the leading

Honda R&D Southeast Asia Co., Ltd. confirms one of its associates has tested positive for Events—31 Mar 20

Honda R&D Southeast Asia Co., Ltd., the research and development center for Honda’s motorcycle and power products in Southeast Asia, has been strictly following procedures to minimize the risk of COVID-19 infection within the organization as

Johnson & Johnson Announces a Lead Vaccine Candidate for COVID-19; Landmark New Partnership Heathcare—31 Mar 20

Johnson & Johnson and BARDA Together Commit More than $1 Billion to Novel Coronavirus Vaccine Research and Development; Company Expects to Initiate Phase 1 Human Clinical Studies of Vaccine Candidate at Latest by September 2020 Johnson & Johnson

Gossip News: JWD Board postpones AGM to protect shareholders against COVID-19 Reconfirming interim Stcoks—31 Mar 20

Due to the serious concern for the safety of the shareholders during the existing COVID-19 CoronaVirus epidemic, most recently, Mr. Charvanin Bunditkitsada, Chairman of the Executive Committee and CEO of JWD InfoLogistics Public Company Limited (JWD),

Beiersdorf Thailand donate NIVEA medical hand sanitizers to 1,000 hospitals in the nationwide fight General—31 Mar 20

Beiersdorf Thailand has started production of medical grade disinfectants to support the fight against coronavirus pandemic in Thailand. In total, the company expects to manufacture more than 20,000 liters to help up to 1,000 hospitals all over

Hortiflorexpo IPM Shanghai 2021 will start booking in late March General—30 Mar 20

At the beginning of 2020, the outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 has caught people off guard and disrupted everyone's life. Under this sudden difficulty, flower industry also suffers a serious loss among all industries. However, people don't finch but

With Coronavirus in Mind, Is Your Organization Ready for Remote Work? IT—27 Mar 20

Ready or not, many coronavirus contingency plans require remote work. Seize the opportunity to bolster your policies — and prepare for future workplace and employee needs. Thanks to the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus, remote work is suddenly a new

The Five Vaccines for Your Crisis Communications during the Coronavirus General—27 Mar 20

As one of the global leading communications agencies, FleishmanHillard is advising clients in several major industry sectors on how to evaluate expectations and communicate in this evolving global situation. Through a 'COVID-19 Crisis Communication

แถลงการณ์ของนางเฮนเรียตตา โฟร์ ผู้อำนวยการบริหาร องค์การยูนิเซฟต่อการรับมือการแพร่ระบาดของโควิด-19 General—27 Mar 20

On 20 March 2020, 9-year-old Fardida Abdulazeez is excited to share her knowledge on handwashing after a coronavirus prevention sensitization event at Ansar-ud-deen mosque in Itire, Lagos State, Nigeria. On 16 March 2020 in Iran, UNICEF staff and

Dahua Technology Supports Prevention of Coronavirus By Donating Anti-Pandemic Materials Events—26 Mar 20

Recent months have seen world suffering from the outbreak of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19). While fighting the pandemic, people from all walks of life and institutions from all over the world have also shown goodwill and donated various anti-pandemic

Berkeley Lights Announces the Global Emerging Pathogen Antibody Discovery Consortium (GEPAD) to General—26 Mar 20

In collaboration with Vanderbilt University Medical Center, La Jolla Institute for Immunology and Emory University, viral neutralization workflows on the Berkeley Lights platform are under accelerated development in response to the Coronavirus

ASTM International Provides Public Access to Standards Used For COVID-19 Heathcare—26 Mar 20

Global standards organization ASTM International is providing no-cost public access to a suite of two dozen important standards used in the production and testing of personal protective equipment to combat the COVID-19 (coronavirus) public health

FDA Provides Emergency Use Authorization to PerkinElmer for COVID-19 Heathcare—26 Mar 20

PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE: PKI), a global leader committed to innovating for a healthier world, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has provided Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the Company's New Coronavirus RT-PCR test.

Live Video App Ablo Sees Surge in Users and Conversations Amid COVID-19 IT—26 Mar 20

As millions find themselves under lockdown, live video chat app Ablo is uniquely positioned to connect users across borders and languages over their shared experiences amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Ablo has seen an increase in users of 20% and messages

WeChat and Global Peers Launch COVID-19 Global Hackathon to Support the World Health General—25 Mar 20

WeChat, China's most used social platform, on Wednesday announced it is partnering with major technology platforms including Facebook and Microsoft to invite developers to a global hackathon in order to help the fight against the coronavirus pandemic

MORE Health Launches Coronavirus COVID-19 Self-Assessment Heathcare—25 Mar 20

On March 24, 2020, MORE Health, a Silicon Valley headquartered cross-border telemedicine company, is launching a premier, freely available self-assessment tool for COVID-19 in six languages at covid19.morehealth.com. The MORE COVID-19 Self-Assessment

Krungsri Auto provides extra care for customers Stcoks—10 Mar 20

Krungsri Auto, a leader in automotive finance under Bank of Ayudhya PCL, led by Mrs. Kittiya Srisanit (fourth from left), Head of Krungsri Auto Group, Bank of Ayudhya PCL, recognizes the on-going threat of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 outbreak and the