Daily Archives: December 3, 2020

UN Chief: Global COVID-19 Recovery Will Take Years

NEW YORK – The U.N. secretary-general said Thursday that the damage COVID-19 has done globally will not be undone by a vaccine alone, and that a full recovery will take years, possibly decades. “The social and economic impact of the pandemic is enormous, and growing,” Antonio Guterres told a high-level special session of the General

Sweden Closes High Schools Until Early January to Stem COVID-19 Infections

    Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven announced Thursday that high schools would switch to distance learning beginning Monday through early January to slow the rate of COVID-19 infections in the country. Lofven made the announcement at a Stockholm news conference alongside Swedish Education Minister Anna Ekstrom. He said he hoped the move would have

Golder Announces Entering Into Arrangement Agreement With WSP Global Inc.

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Golder Associates Corporation’s parent company, Enterra Holdings Ltd. (“Golder” or the “Company”) announces that it has entered into a definitive agreement (the “Arrangement Agreement”) with a wholly-owned subsidiary of WSP Global Inc. (“WSP”), pursuant to which WSP will acquire Golder (the “Transaction”) by way of a plan […]

Taconic Biosciences Expands Innovative ExpressMODEL® Portfolio

New Random Integration Transgenic Animal Model Generation Solution Available RENSSELAER, New York, Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing drug discovery animal model solutions, announces the launch of the new ExpressMODEL®: Random Integration Transgenic (RITg) service, which reduces animal model generation costs and timeline. Many gene editing technologies are used to generate animal […]

ePac Flexible Packaging Announces Expansion into Ghana, Africa

All digital flexible packaging specialist to expand global footprint to Africa Austin, Texas USA, Dec. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ePac Flexible Packaging is pleased to announce expansion into Ghana, Africa, as the flexible packaging provider extends its network of production plants globally. ePac Flexible Packaging was established in 2016 in the US, and today […]

Le U.S. Institute of Peace ouvre les candidatures pour l’édition 2021 du Women Building Peace Award

Ce prix annuel récompense les femmes issues de pays touchés par des conflits et qui luttent pour la paix. WASHINGTON, 3 décembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — En reconnaissance du rôle central que jouent les femmes dans la construction de la paix, le U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP) a ouvert les candidatures pour l’édition 2021 du Women Building Peace […]