Hikma delivers another strong financial and operational performance, and improves FY outlook for Generics

Hikma delivers another strong financial and operational performance, and improves FY outlook for Generics

London, United Kingdom, (AETOSWire) – Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC (‘Hikma’ or ‘Group’), the multinational pharmaceutical company, today reports its interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2021. Siggi Olafsson, Chief Executive Officer of Hikma, said: “Once again, we have benefited from the resilience of our portfolio and our flexible manufacturing footprint. Our strong performance included solid year-over-year increases in revenue and operating profit, underscoring our ability to generate positive results in challenging market conditions. We are continuing to benefit from investments we have made to build our pipeline of…

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute to Build UAE’s First Quantum Computer

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute to Build UAE’s First Quantum Computer

The Institute will construct the computer at its Quantum Research Centre labs, in collaboration with Barcelona-based Qilimanjaro Quantum Tech Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 23 March 2021, (AETOSWire) – Work is underway to build a quantum computer in Abu Dhabi, in the United Arab Emirates, ushering an important milestone for the region in this breakthrough era in computing. Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the dedicated ‘applied research’ pillar of Abu Dhabi’s newly established Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Quantum Research Centre (QRC) team led by its Chief…

ARRAY OF INITIATIVES FROM THUMBAY GROUP PLAYS A VITAL ROLE 

  IN COMBATING COVID-19 IN UAE The Group has dedicated Thumbay Hospital Dubai and Thumbay Hospital Ajman housing 250 beds for the treatment of Covid-19 patients Two clinics converted into Covid-19 Testing Centers, daily conducting 3500 Covid-19 tests February 14th, 2021; Dubai, UAE: In support of UAE government’s fight against Covid-19, the Thumbay Group has conducted several educational and healthcare awareness programs during the last 10 months benefiting more than 100,000 professionals and general public. The strategy combines technology utilization, safety precautions, and awareness programs, training and confidence-building, in addition…

CSD responds to COVID-19 challenges with 85 virtual activities targeting 12,700 children and families

CSD responds to COVID-19 challenges

the Child Safety Department in Sharjah raised awareness of COVID-19 and other safety issues through virtual workshops, campaigns, and other activities “2020 has been the year of changemakers, inspiring a culture of solidarity and sharing across continents. This was evident in the UAE, where the government’s large-scale, coordinated and comprehensive rapid response to manage the COVID-19 pandemic has ushered in a more resilient future for all its people,” said Hanadi Saleh Al Yafei, Director of the Child Safety Department, an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs in Sharjah.…

Atomwise and FutuRx Launch A2i Therapeutics – A New Immuno-Oncology Company Funded By Leading Biopharma VCs and the Israeli Innovation Authority

Atomwise and FutuRx Launch A2i Therapeutics – A New Immuno-Oncology Company Funded By Leading Biopharma VCs and the Israeli Innovation Authority

SAN FRANCISCO & NESS ZIONA, Israel–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Atomwise, the leader in using artificial intelligence (AI) for small-molecule drug discovery, announced today a partnership with FutuRx, a recognized Israeli-based biotechnology incubator focused on innovative, early-stage therapeutic technologies. The collaboration will serve as the first introduction of Atomwise’s AtomNet® platform for AI-based drug discovery to a growing biotech innovation hub in Israel and is Atomwise’s second partnership with a global incubator hub. Founded through a joint investment between Johnson & Johnson Innovation (JJDC, Inc.), Takeda Ventures Inc., OrbiMed Israel Partners, FutuRx has formed over 20…

INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles and Zulekha Hospital host an interactive webinar

إنفينيتي من العربية للسيارات ومستشفى زليخة يستضيفان ندوة افتراضية تفاعلية

  to raise awareness about diabetes and hypertension The webinar was organised to educate the employees and raise awareness among participants about diabetes and hypertension Dubai, UAE, 15 December 2020: As part of its pioneered health-focused initiatives and in light of the current pandemic that has further highlighted the need of prioritising well-being and health, INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles Company (AAC), the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group (AWR) and the exclusive dealer of INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, in collaboration with Zulekha Hospital, conducted a…

Panasonic to Showcase Future Mobility and Robotic Solutions  at GITEX Technology Week 2020

Autonomous wheelchair offering unrestrained movement for people of determination, and a wearable robot that helps lift heavy objects will be the highlight at GITEX Technology Week 2020 as Panasonic Marketing Middle East & Africa (PMMAF) showcases its smart mobility solutions at Dubai World Trade Centre from December 6th – 10th. The company’s sophisticated personal mobility solutions provide freedom of movement to people of determination and elderly in everyday scenarios of unpredictable human environment. Panasonic is partnering with Etisalat to bring smart solutions that focus on health and to empower people…

5 Tips for Diabetes Management

5 نصائح حول كيفية إدارة مرض السكري

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2020: With advances in diabetes treatments, it is now easier for patients suffering with the disease to have a fulfilling normal lifestyle. Dr. Vikram Hundia – Consultant Endocrinologist at Al Zahra Hospital Dubai continue, coming to terms with the diagnosis can be difficult one for many people, there is light at the end of the tunnel in managing the illness and leading a healthy life. Here are some tips that every patient suffering from diabetes should consider to control the illness and stop potential…

Hikma continues strong 2020 performance and updates full year guidance

Hikma continues strong 2020 performance and updates full year guidance

Amman, Jordan, (AETOSWire) – Hikma Pharmaceuticals PLC (Hikma, Group), the multinational pharmaceutical group, today provides an update on current trading. Siggi Olafsson, Hikma’s CEO, said: “Hikma is performing well, maintaining the positive momentum of the first half.  The breadth of our portfolio, the flexibility of our manufacturing capabilities and the strength of our commercial and distribution channels are enabling us to supply the medicines most needed by our customers, including those used in the treatment of COVID-19.  We continue to see good demand for our marketed products and are delivering a…

NOVARTIS sheds light and pioneers in research and activities  to raise awareness on Sickle Cell Disease

نوفارتس تسلّط الضوء على داء فقر الدّم المنجلي

Sickle Cell Disease is one of the most common chronic blood disorders in the world1. Globally around 300,000 babies are born with the disease annually while 300 million people carry the trait.4,9 Gulf is a region with one of the highest prevalence rates of Sickle Cell Disease among Middle Eastern ancestry marking Saudi, Oman, and Bahrain as the countries with the highest rates respectively.17 Sickle cell pain crises or VOCs are considered the clinical hallmark of the disease, and are triggered, in part, by multicellular interactions that form clusters of…