Aussie study shows role of IgA antibody in neutralizing COVID

Staff check a client at a drive-through COVID-19 testing clinic at Bondi Beach in Sydney, Australia on Jan 8, 2022. (MARK BAKER / AP) SYDNEY / MANILA / HANOI / SINGAPORE / YANGON / VIENTIANE – Immunoglobulin A (IgA) contributed to the neutralizing antibody response of wild-type COVID-19 virus, according to an Australian study published in the Clinical and Translational […]

Report: Serum Institute of India expects Omicron jab in 6 months

This photo shows security officers guarding Serum Institute of India, the world's largest vaccine maker, in Pune, India, Jan 11, 2021. (PHOTO / AP) MANILA  / HANOI / BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN / SINGAPORE / YANGON – Serum Institute of India's (SII) Chief Executive Officer Adar Poonawalla said he expects an Omicron-specific vaccine in the country in six months, NDTV […]

Pelosi begins closely-watched Asia tour in Singapore

This handout picture taken and released by Singapore's Ministry of Communications and Information on Aug 1, 2022, shows Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong (right) shaking hands with US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi at the Istana Presidential Palace in Singapore during a visit to the Asia-Pacific region. (HANDOUT / SINGAPORE'S MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATIONS […]

Niu Technologies to Report Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results on Aug 15, 2022

BEIJING, July 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via — Niu Technologies (“NIU” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: NIU), the world’s leading provider of smart urban mobility solutions, today announced that it will report its financial results for the second quarter 2022 before the market opens on Monday, Aug 15, 2022. The corporate presentation and financials spreadsheets […]

Thailand sees rise in severe COVID-19 cases

Travelers wearing face maks walk through the arrivals terminal at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in Bangkok on July 1, 2022. (LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA / AFP) COLOMBO / SYDNEY / HANOI / BANGKOK / MANILA / SINGAPORE – The number of severe COVID-19 cases and coronavirus-related deaths in Thailand has increased slightly, fuelled by the Omicron sub-variants and the country's long holidays. The […]