AMMONNEWS - Minister of State for Media Affairs, Amjad Adaileh, said no new decision has been taken regarding the resumption of governmental and private institutions' work or the extension of their work suspension decision, excluding the previously exempted from this decision, including schools and
Bronx Zoo has announced that one of their big cats tested positive for Covid-19, apparently infected by a caretaker. Three other tigers and three lions developed a dry cough, but are expected to recover. Read Full Article at RT.com
It was early evening of April 2, 2020 when I stepped on Jijiga’s main road to ride a Bajaaj. As I waited, I saw from where I was that traffic police were stopping the Bajaj to run on the main road.
(FOX 9) - The CDC has recommended all Americans wear some type of mask while out in public, so several women in Minnesota’s Somali community are stepping up to find materials and make them.
Un double circuit a été crée à l'entrée de la clinique pour pouvoir trier les patients avec suspicions de COVID-19 et ceux qui ne sont visiblement pas porteurs. Par ailleurs, l'établissement se dit prêt à accueillir les malades du CHPF en cas de poussée épidémique.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus, Downing Street has said. He was taken to a London hospital on Sunday evening with “persistent symptoms” – including a temperature. It... The post COVID-19: UK PM admitted to hospital for tests appeared first on Dominica News Online.
A rigid work culture and a technological blind spot leave Japan unprepared for the challenge of remote working.
Covid-19 deaths across the U.S. pushed past 9,200 — more than triple the toll of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks. Experts say the true count is certainly higher.
Governments on multiple continents are exploiting epidemic concerns to limit press freedom, especially when official accounts are challenged.
Moscow held back on requiring digital bar codes to leave home, but other regions are pushing ahead with mobile tracking.
The prime minister, diagnosed last month with covid-19, has been leading cabinet meetings by teleconference and posting video messages from his flat.
US President Donald Trump has promised to impose “very substantial tariffs” on imported oil, unless Saudi Arabia and Russia reach a deal to push crude prices up, just as oil skidded again following last week’s rally. Read Full Article at RT.com
Everyone should wear a mask as a prevention against coronavirus. Here three ways you can make your own mask at home
The Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday expressed its gratitude to its founding members, leaders and workers on the occasion of its 40th foundation day.
In terms of incidence of the disease Danberry is now on the first place, Yaroshenko’s wife Viktoria said
For more than two hours, the three women sat patiently on discoloured plastic chairs a few metres apart, dolling up their faces as cars drove past. A handful of men walking along Lorong 16 Geylang did not stop, despite the women giving them knowing smiles. The trio were the only sex workers spotted at 10pm last Thursday in an area known for its licensed brothels. But this part of Geylang has now turned into a ghost town, The Straits Times observed. Following a March 26 order by the authorities to close down entertainment outlets till April 30, as one of the measures to contain the spread of Covid-19, licensed brothels have also been affected. Where pimps used to stand outside the brothels that dot Geylang Lorongs 16 to 20, now there are locked gates and unlit red lanterns. The coronavirus, which has so far claimed six lives and infected more than 1,100 people here, has explicitly changed the landscape of this red light district and ailed various vice trades.
Huawei users in Singapore can finally use their phones to make contactless payment with the new Huawei Pay feature. The announcement came from Huawei who stated the launch of their new mobile payment feature is in collaboration with UnionPay by Huawei Mobile Services. This comes just a day ahead of the Huawei P40's launch on April 4, 2020. PHOTO: HuaweiWith Huawei Pay, users will be able to make contactless, cashless payment service much like Apple Pay and Google Pay by simply tapping their smartphones on Point-Of-Sale (POS) terminals in stores. Security is also ensured as Huawei Pay uses biometric authentication methods such as facial and fingerprint recognition to authenticate customers before any payment is made. Huawei Pay will already come preloaded onto the newly launched P40 units while older Huawei and Honor models can have the app downloaded from Huawei's AppGallery.
When Singaporean Denvy Lo, 38, learned she would have to serve a stay-home notice for 14 days after returning from San Francisco, she was filled with dread. The recruiter has claustrophobia, a condition which can trigger anxiety or panic attacks when she is in an enclosed area, and she was worried about having to stay in an unfamiliar place which was not first carefully selected by her. «As someone with claustrophobia, whenever I travel … I tend to pick hotels that don't have closed windows or opt for a seat with more space when flying,» said Lo, who arrived back on March 27 as part of the first batch Singaporean returnees. «But this was something I couldn't control because of the Covid-19 situation.» But Lo relaxed when she was housed in a hotel room with large windows after she made her condition known, and began logging her experience on Instagram to ease the worries of her loved ones.
The United States enters one of the most critical weeks so far in the coronavirus crisis with the death toll exploding in New York, Michigan and Louisiana and some governors calling for a national order to stay at home.
The coronavirus-driven global shift to working from home is set to have boosted demand for Samsung Electronics' memory chips from laptop makers and data centres, but first-quarter profits are likely to remain flat as the outbreak weakened consumer electronics sales.
Dominica announced its first case of the coronavirus on March 22. Since then the figure has increased to 14. In an effort to contain the spread of COVD-19 on the island, the government has declared a state of emergency with... The post IN PICTURES: Coming to grips with COVID-19 in Dominica appeared first on Dominica News Online.
MOGADISHU (HOL) - The U.S ambassador to Somalia Donald Yamamoto has come to the defence of VOA journalist Harun Maruf terming the threats by the national intelligence agency against the journalist an affront to media freedom in the country.
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to a hospital Sunday for tests, his office said, because he is still suffering symptoms, 10 days after he was diagnosed with COVID-19.
Last month, Dr. Fauci insisted at a White House task force press briefing that there was no evidence that pets were vulnerable to the novel coronavirus. Then scientists in Belgium and Hong Kong confirmed that they had found pet cats owned by people infected with the virus that had somehow caught it, as evidence was detected in their urine. At least pet dog has also been infected.
A big winner of the economic peril caused by the coronavirus pandemic has been the monolithic Wall Street management firm BlackRock, which has been granted sweeping new powers by the Federal Reserve.
A video surfaced on Instagram on Saturday, showing a possible bank run in Baltimore City at the MECU Credit Union, located at 2337 E Northern Pkwy.
Sheltering homeless people in luxury hotels is likely to create new problems.
Since the beginning of the spread of the new coronavirus, Russian Railways canceled rail communications with 21 countries