November 16, 2018

How UCB and Basilea overcome the barriers to building effective IP strategies

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IAM’s third annual Pharma & Biotech IP event With the prospect of disruptive political and legislative change in Europe and elsewhere, it has never been more important for patent professionals in life sciences to have a nuanced understanding of the issues shaping the future of IP protection and value creation. At IAM’s third annual Pharma […]

China’s Youon expands into Europe as other bike startups backpedal worldwide

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By Rita Liao TechCrunch A little known Chinese bike company is riding into Europe as its peer Ofo has applied the brakes to its global expansion strategy in recent months. Youon, which gets by manufacturing public bikes for city governments across China, has formed a joint venture with UK-based bike-sharing startup Cycle.land, it says in […]

Australia’s top cyber spy says Chinese tech is too good to be allowed near its key infrastructure

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By Christian Edwards From Business Insider Australia’s chief cyber spy says Chinese telecoms are a threat to critical infrastructure and that’s why they were banned from Canberra’s growing 5G network. That news may not come as a surprise to China, but the Ministry of Commerce and the Global Times expressed some shock, confusion, and hurt […]

China’s aviation industry has a steep climb to ‘Made in China 2025’ goals

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By Amanda Lee From South China Morning Post This is the final instalment of a series on China’s plan to move its industries up the value chain to reduce reliance on foreign technology China wants its commercial aircraft to supply 10 per cent of the domestic market and its jetliners to account for up to […]

‘The SOS in my Halloween decorations’

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By Jon Kelly From BBC Inside a notorious Chinese labour camp, a dissident smuggled an SOS letter into the Halloween decorations he was forced to manufacture. Years later, a woman in the US opened a box of fake tombstones and found his note. It seemed impossible at that moment that they would ever meet. A […]

China tour delights Cayman Islands Chamber delegates

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From Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce A 79-member Chamber delegation recently returned from a 10-day multi-city tour of China this month. The delegates visited the cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Suzhou and Hangzhou and Xi’an. It’s the first trip of its kind organised by the Chamber and included airfare, hotels, food, tours and transportation. The delegation […]

Educational tour of Toronto

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5 places you must include in an educational tour of Toronto From Travel Blissful Toronto is one of the liveliest cities of Canada, and is the biggest on the Eastern Seaboard. While you can find a healthy sprinkling of modern architectural wonders and beautiful (and remote) islands in this metropolis, there are also plenty of […]

Ditching the Dollar: Venezuela moves to Euros in International trade

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From Sputnik News Venezuela’s vice president for the economy announced on Wednesday that the country will stop using the dollar for international transactions in favor of the euro. The news follows Venezuela’s turn toward cryptocurrency with the creation of the Petro in an effort to reduce its exposure to transactions conducted with dollars. “Since the government launched its first cryptocurrency, the Petro, […]

Chinese woman kills herself and children after husband ‘fakes death’

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From BBC A man in China whose wife killed herself and their two children after he allegedly faked his own death for an insurance payout has given himself up to police. The 34-year-old was presumed dead after a car he borrowed was found in a river, though his body was never recovered. He did not […]

Dry Coconut Powder | Global Market 2018 Analysis | (Cocomi, Caribbean, Maggi) and more…

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By Leon Gaban From The Finance Goof The Dry Coconut Powder Market report provides overview of Dry Coconut Powder Industry, including industry chain analysis, manufacturing technology, characteristics and latest market trends & dynamics.The Dry Coconut Powder market research report also focuses on future trends and demand,supply and market expansion rate,prices, competition, size, prices and value […]