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The Brief, powered by Eni – You Brexit, you fix it

The talking points of the day are some cheeky sentences in the minutes of the College of Commissioners’ meeting, published yesterday, and today’s presser by chief EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier.Under the so-called ‘transparency’ rules, the Commission publishes the minutes of its weekly meetings but always with a big delay, which gives the hapless spokesperson the chance to claim that the context has changed in the meantime.But the College meeting in question was on 12 July, so come on!...

Study Presented at CIRSE Explores Ocular Radiation Exposure and Role of Protective Eyewear

September 22, 2017—Gerard Goh, MBBS, FRANZCR, EBIR, and colleagues presented data at CIRSE 2017, the annual congress of the Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiological Society of Europe held September 16–20 in Copenhagen, Denmark, that showed many physicians and staff performing interventional procedures could exceed recommended ocular radiation dose limits if not wearing protective glasses. Dr. Goh is affiliated with The Alfred Hospital and Monash University in Melbourne,...

Hong Kong Optical Fair Opens Next Month

HONG KONG, Oct 23, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - The 25th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong Optical Fair will be held from 8-10 November (Wednesday to Friday) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by the Hong Kong Optical Manufacturers Association, the three-day fair will feature a record 800 exhibitors from 26 countries and regions, including new exhibitors from Denmark, San Marino...