NEWS DIGEST 26.04.2020: Telecoms and maritime industries feel the COVID-19 heat, but tech surges onwards

  Today’s bulletin comes from the official HEMNA ‘Informa Accounts’ list on Twitter. Digital TV Europe magazine reports on their ‘Top Story of the Week’ – Nordic telco and cable operator Tele2 has withdrawn its financial guidance for the year … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 26.04.2020: Telecoms and maritime industries feel the COVID-19 heat, but tech surges onwards

NEWS DIGEST 04.04.2020: Fighting coronavirus, enhancing communications

  Today’s news digest from HEM News Agency comes courtesy of our Twitter list ‘Informa Accounts‘ incorporating accounts related to the editor’s workplace. Informa’s Medtech Insight magazine reports on the American Food & Drug Administration (FDA)’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic by relaxing rules around face masks, respirators and face shields as U.S. hospitals and clinics try to handle increased demand for products to fight off the virus – Facing Shortage, FDA Further Relaxes Face Mask, Face Shield And Respirator Guidance (Medtech Insight/Informa Pharma Intelligence) American life sciences investment firm venBio has raised $394 million for a fund aimed at … Continue reading NEWS DIGEST 04.04.2020: Fighting coronavirus, enhancing communications

5G WORLD: Post-Brexit strategies webinar

London, UNITED KINGDOM VIJAY SHAH KNect365, a subsidiary business of leading multinational events company Informa, is releasing a webinar for telecoms organisations figuring out their next steps in the aftermath of the 24th June referendum that saw the United Kingdom vote by a slim margin to leave the European Union. In what is an uncertain time for many British businesses, the webinar, which is being heldĀ as part of Informa’s telecoms.com e-magazine, will help players in the telecommunications industry explore their post-Brexit strategies, as upcoming negotiations over the UK’s eventual status concerning the EU leave the country’s firms wondering what is … Continue reading 5G WORLD: Post-Brexit strategies webinar

112: New countrywide emergency number for India from 2017

New Delhi, INDIA VIJAY SHAH via PTI & Deccan Herald India will follow in the steps of Europe and North America by instituting a single number for emergency services as of 1st January 2017, enabling more convenience for the services and the public, the Deccan Herald reports. As with America’s ‘911’ and the U.K.’s 999 services, Indian citizens looking to report a crime or incident will be able to dial ‘112’ to give them direct access to the fire brigade, ambulance service and the police, and this will be operational as of the first day of next year, a senior … Continue reading 112: New countrywide emergency number for India from 2017