Beijing Region In "Wartime Emergency" After New Virus Cluster Emerges At Major Food Market
Sat, 06/13/2020 - 09:15
A small cluster of cases discovered late this week in Beijing's Fengtai district prompted authorities to keep local children out of school, while a wider net of concentrated testing has revealed, once again, a startling reality: while 4 symptomatic cases were reportedly uncovered, according to the Chinese state press, another 45 'asymptomatic'...
The Grade I-listed Cothay Manor near Wellington, Somerset, is steeped in history stretching back to the 1400s and has been heralded as the finest medieval manor in England.
Emerging-markets stocks weren't exactly enjoying a good run before the COVID-19 pandemic wrecked the global economy. And months of lockdowns and a massive decline in economic activity certainly haven't helped much.
Apart from lacking adequate health systems, most emerging markets have minimal safety nets, and a large segment of the economy is informal. The can't afford to get sick, and they certainly can't afford to go to work.
Developing economies are more sensitive to commodity prices and...