Tag: Covid-19

Philippines reopen 120 schools for personal teaching

Philippines reopen 120 schools for personal teaching

The Philippines will reopen up to 120 schools for limited in-person tuition for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic bega ...
Coronavirus: Singore Switches Elementary Schools to Online Learning;  Tired Filipino nurses struggle against layoffs

Coronavirus: Singore Switches Elementary Schools to Online Learning; Tired Filipino nurses struggle against layoffs

Singore elementary schools will switch to home learning for 10 days ahead of a major national exam, the Ministry of Education said on Saturday as t ...
In China, delta means staying closer to home over the holidays

In China, delta means staying closer to home over the holidays

The Mid-Autumn Festival will be the first opportunity for Chinese people to take a break since the delta variant of the coronavirus imposed lockdow ...
Parents of students with disabilities try to make up for the lost year

Parents of students with disabilities try to make up for the lost year

Caleb Bell is deaf, blind, and non-verbal. When classes at his Manhattan school went online last year, Bell needed his mother's h ...
Coronavirus: Sydney lifts curfew as infections stabilize and vaccination rates rise

Coronavirus: Sydney lifts curfew as infections stabilize and vaccination rates rise

Sydney authorities decided on Wednesday to lift curfews on coronavirus hotpots as infection numbers stabilized and vaccination rates rose almost th ...
Semiconductor shortages: hopes rise as key player Malaysia turns the corner in the fight against Covid

Semiconductor shortages: hopes rise as key player Malaysia turns the corner in the fight against Covid

It's not just the 33 million Malaysian people who exhale a collective sigh of relief as the country slowly turns the corner in its long battle to c ...
Hong Kong’s Greater Bay Airlines, which is connected due to a flight license delay, is now targeting launch in the first quarter of 2022

Hong Kong’s Greater Bay Airlines, which is connected due to a flight license delay, is now targeting launch in the first quarter of 2022

Hong Kong-based Greater Bay Airlines has postponed its expected launch to the first quarter of 2022 after facing turbulence over the past few days ...
New CDC study says unvaccinated 4.5 times more likely to get COVID-19, 11 times more likely to die

New CDC study says unvaccinated 4.5 times more likely to get COVID-19, 11 times more likely to die

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reported on Friday said a new study found unvaccinated people four and a half times more lik ...