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General Press Release : 01 Sep 2008

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Monday, Sept 1, 2008 General—01 Sep 08

NAME CHANGE... HELSINKI: Wartsila Corporation's subsidiary in Singapore, Total Automation Pte Ltd, has been re-named Wartsila Automation Services Singapore Pte Ltd with effect from Sept 1, 2008. WORLD-CHECK APPOINTS... LONDON: World-Check's Board

Chananyarak Phetcharat appointed as new boss of DHL Express Thailand and General—01 Sep 08

Ms. Chananyarak Phetcharat, one of Thailand’s leading female business leaders, who was recognized with Boss of the Year Award in 2005 and Top Female Executive of Thailand in 2006, has been appointed the new Managing Director of DHL Express Thail

Photo Release: Thai American Youth Heritage Programme recently led a group of Thai General—01 Sep 08

The organizers of the 7th Thai American Youth Heritage Programme recently led a group of Thai parents living in the United States and their American-born children who have never visited their native land to tour the Kingdom and learn more about their

American Heart Journals Publishes Results From ERATO Trial Showing Dronedarone (Multaq(R)) Improves General—01 Sep 08

The ERATO study published today in the American Heart Journal demonstrated, for the first time in patients with permanent atrial fibrillation, that dronedarone (Multaq(R)) significantly reduces mean 24 hour ventricular rate, on top of other rate control a

ITU’s Asia-Pacific Telecommunication and ICT Indicators Report focuses on broadband connectivity: General—01 Sep 08

ITU launched its key Telecommunication/ICT Indicators Report for the Asia-Pacific region at ITU TELECOM ASIA 2008, which got under way today in Bangkok, Thailand. The Report focuses on broadband connectivity as a vehicle for content to drive development a

Lifestyle Bangkok Launch Party General—01 Sep 08

After enormous successes from Hong Kong and Singapore, Lifestyle has officially landed in Bangkok smoothly. The grand launch took place at BED Supperclub on Wednesday, 20th 2008 congregated more than 400 VIPs guests from well-known celebrities, distingu

AFRICAN HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENT MINISTERS JOIN TO DEFEND HEALTH FROM ENVIRONMENTAL General—01 Sep 08

Health and Environment Ministers in Africa have resolved to build a strategic health and environment alliance to reduce environmental threats to human health and well-being. Following the conclusion of an historic gathering in Gabon, the ministers signed

First Landmark ARB Trial Against Placebo Shows MICARDIS(R) (Telmisartan) Reduces the Risk of General—01 Sep 08

- TRANSCEND(R), Parallel Trial to ONTARGET(R), Confirms Long-Term Protective Benefits and Excellent Tolerability Profile of Telmisartan 80mg(1) on Top of Current Best Standard of Care The results of the TRANSCEND(R)* trial demonstrate that MICARDIS(R)

With the BEAUTIFUL Results, Procoralan* (ivabradine) is the First Antianginal Treatment Shown to General—01 Sep 08

Press conference The BEAUTIFUL study: a step further in title Coronary Artery Disease ESC Hotline Title: The BEAUTIFUL study: efficacy of session title ivabradine in reduction of cardiovascular events among patients with stable coronary artery disease

Prasugrel Head-to-Head Study Showed Reduced Cardiovascular Events in Diabetes Patients by 30 General—01 Sep 08

Sub-group analysis of landmark trial showed prasugrel substantially reduced risk of heart attack and stent thrombosis compared with clopidogrel among ACSpatients with diabetes Patients who were diabetic and diagnosed with acute coronary syndromes (ACS) w