Dina Spencer

Empathetic communication enthusiast.

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Avid language and culture lover. Capturer of beautiful moments. Minimalism enthusiast.

Shanghai's STAR Board Lures Biotechs Away From Hong Kong

Competition is heating up among Asian stock exchanges hoping to lure the hottest prospects in Chinese biotech to list there. The newest competitor, Shanghai's STAR Board, has already attracted over 100 companies, some of which have reconsidered listing on the Hong Kong Exchange, wary of the HKEX's lukewarm performance.

GW Pharma's CBD Drug Profits Soar in 2nd Quarter 2019

GW Pharmaceuticals reports that sales of its CBD drug Epidiolex more than doubled in the second quarter of 2019, demonstrating that cannabinoid-based medicines can be highly profitable and potentially blazing a trail for other pharmaceutical companies to follow.

For Taiwanese Biotech, "The Keyword is Collaboration"

Taiwan's biotech sector is growing rapidly and increasingly embracing advanced fields such as precision medicine and AI. However, Johnsee Lee, chairman of the Taiwan Bio Industry Organization warns that the island's bio industry must become even more collaborative in order to achieve further success and increase its global market share.

Pharma CEO Pair Become China's Richest Couple

Following Hansoh's recent IPO in Hong Kong, CEO Zhong Huijuan and husband Sun Piaoyang, CEO of Jiangsu Hengrui, are now officially the wealthiest couple in China. Sun, a former high school chemistry teacher, and Zhong, a former factory technician, overtake Robin Li, founder of Chinese search engine giant Baidu, and his wife, to claim the number one spot.

5 Women to Know in Asian Pharma

In the past year, PharmaBoardroom has spoken to several of the most impressive female pharma leaders working in Asia today. These women are breaking new ground and managing some of Big Pharma's most important global affiliates. Here, five of Asian pharma's top female executives give exclusive insights into their successes and how others can follow in their footsteps.

Lingo Live
Moving to and thriving in foreign environments - Lingo Live

As a Lingo Live remote employee, I'm able to live anywhere in the world - as long as it has a wifi connection! I enjoy living in new and different places, and also working for a company who believes in experiencing and learning about other cultures.

Toledo, Spain: City Of Wonder

Toledo, Spain is a cultural gem. Upon entering the old town through the keyhole-shaped city gate, visitors will feel as though they have been transported back several centuries to a magical kingdom.

Travel Blue Book
Majestic Welsh Castles: Cardiff Castle & Caerphilly Castle | Travel Blue Book

If you happen to be visiting the United Kingdom, it's worth your while to stop in Wales. Known as "rebel territory" for many years by the English, it's now a safe, friendly, and charming area with intriguing historic sites and rolling landscapes. It boasts castles that are more than 2,000 years old.

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