Thu, 20 Dec 2018 06:56
US approves $3.5 billion Patriot missile sale to Turkey
The United States said Wednesday it approved the sale of $3.5 billion in missiles to Turkey, offering an ultimatum after US outrage over the NATO ally's plans to buy from Russia.
Sat, 01 Dec 2018 05:00
US approves seismic tests despite dolphin, whale concerns
The US government Friday took a big step toward opening oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic ocean by approving seismic airgun tests that experts warn are harmful to dolphins and whales.
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 08:10
US approves sale of Apache attack choppers to India
The United States government has approved a deal to sell the Indian military six AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for $930 million, the State Department said Tuesday.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:58
US approves artificial-intelligence device for diabetic eye problems
US regulators Wednesday approved the first device that uses artificial intelligence to detect eye damage from diabetes, allowing regular doctors to diagnose the condition without interpreting any data or images.
Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:27
US approves first pill with digital tracking device
US regulators have approved the first pill that contains a digital tracking sensor to alert doctors and caregivers as to whether a patient is taking the medication as scheduled.
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:00
US approves $21m assistance to Myanmar
YANGON - The United States will provide an additional US$21 million (Bt730 million) in assistance to Myanmar, to promote economic growth and capacity building for long-term development in the country.
Fri, 02 May 2014 00:00
US approves first-of-its-kind implant for sleep apnea
WASHINGTON - US regulators have approved a first-of-its-kind implant that can help ward off moderate to severe sleep apnea, a chronic disorder which affects up to 18 million Americans.
Wed, 25 Jul 2012 00:00
US approves HIV drug
The US Food and Drug Administration recently approved the use of the anti-retroviral drug Truvada as a measure to prevent HIV infections, a Chiang Mai-based academic said yesterday.