December 28, 2017

In the US, the freedom to tap the resource that we know as the Internet has been limited by its Federal Communications Commission (FCC), when it decided to repeal its “net neutrality” regulations. In a nutshell, net neutrality is “the principle that Internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source, and without favoring or blocking particular... Read More

December 21, 2017

Sanofi Pasteur (Sanofi), a world leader in the research, development and manufacture of human vaccines, made a breakthrough with the world’s first dengue vaccine. After over 20 years of rigorous research and development, Sanofi submitted for licensure its vaccine in 2015. Since then, it has been used in over 11 countries, both in private and public markets in Asia and Latin America. Based on... Read More

December 07, 2017

Fund managers and stock market players have a go-to advice: Invest in blue chip stocks when diversifying your portfolio to decrease risks and increase the probability of gains. Blue chips are stocks in companies that have gained a reputation for being stable, financially sound and reliable. This reputation was built, thanks to a long history of success as a company. Blue chip companies, or... Read More

December 06, 2017

The world is now waiting for the World Trade Organization’s decision on the validity of plain packaging measures on tobacco products in Australia. If found to be valid, this could have a huge impact, not only on the tobacco products, but to other consumer goods deemed dangerous to health. Plain packaging measures arise from the government’s legitimate interest and duty to protect and improve... Read More