The capital of South Korea, Seoul, is running again and takes another leap forward as a global attractive city

The Mayor of Seoul Oh Se-hoon delivers a keynote speech at the ‘2021 Seoul City Competitiveness Global Forum’ SEOUL, South Korea, Nov. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government recently held the ‘2021 Seoul City Competitiveness Global Forum’ under the theme of ‘Re-running Seoul, a leap forward as a global attractive city’ at […]

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One step closer to interoperability: Applying SNOMED CT’s engine to the International Patient Summary

In 2022, SNOMED International will extend the core of SNOMED CT’s structured clinical terminology to deliver an open, standalone sub-ontology to support the scope of content within the International Patient Summary (IPS) under a Creative Commons license. London, United Kingdom, Nov. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — At SNOMED International’s recent October Business Meetings held in […]

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Singapore Reports 2,079 New COVID-19 Cases

SINGAPORE– Singapore recorded 2,079 new cases of COVID-19 yesterday, bringing the total tally to 257,510, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said, in a press release.   Of the new cases, 2,030 were reported in the community and 40 in migrant workers’ dormitories, while nine were imported cases.   A total of 1,365 cases are currently […]

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Indonesia Plans To Stop Exports Of Raw Materials Following Nickel Ore Shipment Ban

JAKARTA – Indonesia is planning to stop exports of raw materials in the next few years, following the country’s current prohibition of nickel ore shipment.   During the 2021 annual meeting of Indonesia’s central bank here yesterday, President Joko Widodo stressed that, Indonesia will no longer export raw materials.   “We have started this with […]

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Malaysia, Singapore Remain Committed To Resolving Maritime Boundary Issues

KUALA LUMPUR— Malaysia and Singapore remain committed to resolving maritime boundary issues between the two countries, including the implementation of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Judgment on Pedra Branca, Middle Rocks and South Ledge.   This was stated in a joint press statement issued by Malaysia’s Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah and his Singaporean counterpart […]

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IAEA chief reports ‘no progress’ in talks with Iran

VIENNA— The UN nuclear watchdog’s head said there had been “no progress” in talks with Iran to resolve disputes over the monitoring of the country’s atomic programme, a day after returning from Tehran.   Rafael Grossi, director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), told a quarterly meeting of the agency’s board that his […]

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82.8 Pct Of Malaysia’s Adolescents Fully Vaccinated

KUALA LUMPUR— A total of 2,607,392 individuals or 82.8 per cent of Malaysia’s adolescents have completed their COVID-19 vaccination as of Wednesday.   Based on data from the Ministry of Health (MOH) through the COVIDNOW website, 2,762,739 individuals or 87.7 per cent of the adolescent population have received at least one dose of the vaccine. […]

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