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ORBIsOrbiting Radio Bearer Ionospheric Satellite (NASA)
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Orbis is an international NGO that transforms lives by working to eliminate avoidable blindness and visual impairment.
Alongside long-term partner Instituto Regional de Oftalmologia (IRO), Orbis kicked off the Trujillo program yesterday, September 21, and will continue conducting training until October 16, 2015.
Peter Hickson replaces distinguished ophthalmologist Rob Walters, who decided to step down earlier this year after seven successful years as Chairman of Orbis UK.
42 a share, Orbis, which went into a trading halt on Monday morning, said it rejected the offer because it undervalued the company at only between $154.
As co-founder of Orbis, Ueltschi was the single largest supporter of Orbis.
But she's now traded land for the air aboard the ORBIS Flying Eye Hospital - a fully-equipped teaching hospital inside a DC-10 aircraft, which is manned by staff and medical volunteers from around the world.
In other news from the firm, Pola Orbis plans to shutter the older of its two Shizuoka Prefecture factories next year.
The only hospital of its kind in the world, it is run by Orbis, a global charity dedicated to preserving and restoring the sight of indigent people in the most deprived communities worldwide.
Orbis is a non-profit, global development organisation whose mission is to decrease the rate of avoidable blindness in developing countries.
But in an unexpected twist, Orbis altered its position and decided to back the 38p a share arrangement, which will see Vodafone become the UK's second biggest telecoms operator behind BT.
Orbis MRM[TM] enables marketers to maximise their return on marketing investment by providing exceptional visibility and collaboration amongst marketing teams, while also increasing brand control and speed to market.
David Loveday, chief executive of Orbis, said: "The acquisition of Alphameric Solutions is a fantastic opportunity for Orbis to strengthen its position at the forefront of the gaming technology industry.