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India-Vietnam relations reflect mutual interest in SE Asia

2020-10-08T09:54:41+00:00October 6th, 2020|The Big Story - India Global Business|

A relationship that germinated from the days of the Vietnam War and stood the test of time has now been cemented by the coronavirus crisis and emerged as a bedrock of counterbalance in the South China Sea region including the setting up of platforms to grow trade ties further.

Indian innovation leads the fight against the pandemic

2020-09-23T13:27:20+00:00September 18th, 2020|Analysis - India Global Business, India Inc Views - India Global Business|

Necessity has been the mother of invention in the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and nowhere is this more apparent than in India. With a clear focus on affordability and low cost, here is how frugal Indian innovations have taken the commercial route to aid the fight against pandemic.

UK trials new antibody cocktail treatment for Covid-19

2020-09-18T10:29:52+00:00September 18th, 2020|iGLOBAL, iWellness|

The UK has begun human trials of a new antibody treatment for patients hospitalised with Covid-19. As part of the government-backed Randomised Evaluation of Covid-19 therapy (RECOVERY) Trials, monoclonal antibodies, or potent laboratory-made antibodies, will be given to about 2,000 patients in the coming weeks to see if they are effective against coronavirus. The Phase 3 open-label trial in patients hospitalised with Covid-19 will compare the effects of adding REGN-COV2 to the usual standard-of-care versus standard-of-care on its own.