Asean Observer

Top News Headlines

Day: December 3, 2023

Press Releases

Exhibition World Bahrain Secures “World’s Leading New Exhibition and Convention Centre 2023” Award at World Travel Awards 2023

Exhibition World Bahrain Secures “World’s Leading New Exhibition and Convention Centre 2023” Award at World Travel Awards 2023 DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 03, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Exhibition World Bahrain (EWB), the Middle East’s newest and largest exhibition and convention centre, is proud to announce securing the “World’s Leading New Exhibition and Convention Centre […]

Press Releases

CASGEVY Gets Bahrain approval for treatment, marking it second country in the world

MANAMA, Bahrain, Dec. 02, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bahrain has become the second country in the world and the first in the Middle East to approve the use of CASGEVY (exagamglogene autotemcel) for the treatment of patients with sickle cell disease and transfusion-dependent beta-thalassemia. The treatment was developed by Vertex Pharmaceuticals and CRISPR Therapeutics, after […]

General

House assures aid for quake-affected families in Surigao

The House of Representatives is actively coordinating with relevant government agencies to ensure prompt and comprehensive support to the people of Surigao del Sur who were affected by a 7.4 magnitude earthquake on Saturday night. Speaker Ferdinand M…

Production

Investment mgmt firm projects PH economic growth at 5.6% in 2023

Sun Life Investment Management and Trust Corporation (SLIMTC) projects Philippine economic growth to accelerate next year, driven by consumption and ramped up government spending. In a recent interview, SLIMTC president and chief investment officer M…

Sports

Lim, Capadocia crowned PCA Open singles’ champions

Second seed Alberto Lim Jr. stamped his class over Hawaii-based Filipino Andre Ilagan to capture the men’s singles title in the 40th Philippine Columbian Association (PCA) Open at its indoor shell court in Paco, Manila on Sunday. Returning from a two-…

Sports

Lim, Capadocia crowned PCA Open singles’ champions

Second seed Alberto Lim Jr. stamped his class over Hawaii-based Filipino Andre Ilagan to capture the men’s singles title in the 40th Philippine Columbian Association (PCA) Open at its indoor shell court in Paco, Manila on Sunday. Returning from a two-…