Daily Archives: November 7, 2020

Four-year results from patient-level meta-analysis confirm safety profile of Philips Stellarex .035” low-dose drug-coated balloon

November 07, 2020 Meta-analysis of two major randomized controlled trials (RCTs) show no difference in mortality between patients treated with the Philips Stellarex drug-coated balloon (DCB) and those treated with percutaneous angioplasty (PTA), the current standard of care Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today

Govt to inject Rp2 trillion into Bio Farma for vaccine procurement

Jakarta The Finance Ministry plans to inject Rp2 trillion in funds to state-owned pharmaceutical holding company PT Bio Farma this year for the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines, an official said. The plan to release funds to the Bio Farma Group surfaced after the State Enterprises Ministry, the Finance Ministry, and Commission XI of the House

Six figures to receive national heroic awards from president

Jakarta President Joko Widodo will bestow national heroic awards upon six figures at the State Palace on November 10, according to Social Affairs Minister Juliari Peter Batubara. “Six are nominated for the 2020 national heroic awards. Insya Allah (God willing), there will be no change,” he remarked here on Friday. The six nominated for the

Ministry underscores criticality of strong infrastructure policy

Jakarta Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) Minister Basuki Hadimuljono called attention to the crucial importance of a strong infrastructure policy that can be applied in development in Indonesia. “The most important aspect in the formulation of this policy is that it must be able to be applied, and it is my responsibility to apply

Cirebon-based rattan furniture exporters send 40 containers

Jakarta Indonesian Trade Minister Agus Suparmanto officiated the departure of 40 containers of exported rattan furniture from three Cirebon-based small and medium enterprises assisted by the Trade Ministry. “I am glad at the success of our rattan furniture exporters in gaining access to the global market. I am optimistic that the commitment and struggle of