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General Press Release : 03 Sep 2008

AsiaNet Daily Summary - Press Releases for Wednesday, Sept 3, 2008 General—03 Sep 08

HK SEMINAR... CHICAGO and FRANKFURT: RTS Realtime Systems Group will present a seminar on algorithmic trading trends, news and opportunities [in conjunction with the Electronic Trading Asia 2008 Conference] at the Conference Room, Hong Kong Conventi

Photo Release: The Launching of Malaysian Food Promotion at the Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & General—03 Sep 08

Recently, Mr. Syed Mohamad Bakri bin Syed Abd Rahman, Minister Counselor / Deputy Chief of Mission / Permanent Representative to ESCAP (sitting 2nd from the right) and team visited Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel & Towers to launched the Malaysian Foo

Prasugrel Significantly Reduced New or Recurrent Heart Attacks in Both Acute and Longer-Term General—03 Sep 08

A sub-analysis of the TRITON-TIMI 38 clinical trial showed that treatment with prasugrel compared with clopidogrel significantly reduced the risk of new or recurrent heart attacks (7.4 percent vs. 9.7 percent, p<0.0001), regardless of whether the event

Further Analysis from ATHENA Study Showed That Multaq(R) (Dronedarone) Reduced the Risk of Stroke General—03 Sep 08

- This Analysis Showed That Multaq(R) (dronedarone) Decreased the Risk of Stroke by 34% in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation or Atrial Flutter Already Adequately Treated by Antithrombotic Therapy The results of a post-hoc analysis of the data from the A

Kohler Co. Acquires UK-Based UPS Service Company General—03 Sep 08

KOHLER, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 02, 2008 Kohler Co.’s Global Power Group, a global leader in engines and power generator systems, has acquired Uninterruptible Power Supplies Ltd. (UPSL) – a leading UPS (uninterruptible power supply) system and servi

n-3 PUFAs Reduce Mortality and Hospital Admissions in Patients With Symptomatic Heart General—03 Sep 08

- Presented at the Annual ESC Congress 2008, Munich, Germany, 31 August 2008 For the first time, results from a new landmark trial of purified n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFAs) were presented at one of the worlds' largest cardiology meetings

Porter Airlines Converts Two More Options to Firm Orders for Bombardier Q400 General—03 Sep 08

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire)--September 02, 2008 Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Porter Airlines of Toronto has signed a contract to acquire two 70-seat Q400 turboprop airliners by converting existing options. They will be the 15th and 16th

Gates Foundation Now Accepting Proposals for Grand Challenges Explorations Round General—03 Sep 08

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced today that it is now accepting grant proposals for Round 2 of Grand Challenges Explorations, a five-year US$100 million initiative to encourage bold and unconventional research on new global health solutio

NovaQuest Receives Lilly's Highest Honor for Sustained Flawless Execution of Business-Critical General—03 Sep 08

Receives 'Global Sustained Supplier Award' from CEO John Lechleiter for strategic contributions to Lilly's success NovaQuest, the managed partnership group of Quintiles Transnational Corp., has received Eli Lilly and Company's highest award for its "fla