With Egypt facing a second coronavirus wave, an inventor is trialing a remote-control robot which can test for Covid-19, take the temperature of patients and warn them if they do not wear masks at a private hospital north of Cairo.

Laval, Quebec-based Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX) announced today that it will acquire Mercury (Cayman) Holdings, the holding company of Amoun Pharmaceutical, for about $800 million and contingent payments. Amoun Pharmaceutical is one of the leading drug makers in Egypt. It has a large manufacturing facility in El-Oubour City, a suburb near Cairo, and five […]