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The bodies found in the Indian Ganges are coronavirus victims, the government confirms

The bodies found in the Indian Ganges are coronavirus victims, the government confirms

Corpses of Covid-19 victims have been found dumped in some Indian rivers, according to a letter from the state government that was depicted in the ...
Malaysia, Philippines among Southeast Asian economies struggling with coronavirus resurgence

Malaysia, Philippines among Southeast Asian economies struggling with coronavirus resurgence

The Philippine and Malaysian economies continued to contract in the first three months of the year. This suggests that some of the largest Southea ...
“Hospitals are full”: 3 million cases of coronavirus in Argentina

“Hospitals are full”: 3 million cases of coronavirus in Argentina

Argentine coronavirus cases hit 3 million cases on Sunday as health professionals said hospitals were at full capacity despite tightened government ...
Protesters on May 1st call for more protection in the workplace as the pandemic affects the economy

Protesters on May 1st call for more protection in the workplace as the pandemic affects the economy

Workers and union leaders dusted off speakers and flags curled up during the coronavirus lockdown for stripped-down but still boisterous marches on ...
Boeing Announces $ 10,000,000 Aid To India’s Fight Against COVID-19

Boeing Announces $ 10,000,000 Aid To India’s Fight Against COVID-19

Boeing on Friday announced a $ 10,000,000 emergency aid package to aid India's COVID-19 response. Boeing's support will be direct ...
The global supply chain continues to shift away from China but remains the top sourcing location

The global supply chain continues to shift away from China but remains the top sourcing location

Although China has recovered relatively strongly from the pandemic and got it under control much faster than the West, long-term diversification tr ...
North Korea has its eye on a new factory zone near the Chinese border to save the virus-hit economy

North Korea has its eye on a new factory zone near the Chinese border to save the virus-hit economy

North Korea announced Thursday that it would establish an "export processing zone" near the border with China to restore trade with its ally after ...
China’s digital economy is growing in 2020 amid a pandemic, accounting for nearly 40 percent of the country’s GDP

China’s digital economy is growing in 2020 amid a pandemic, accounting for nearly 40 percent of the country’s GDP

China's digital economy accounted for nearly 40 percent of the country's gross domestic product in 2020 as consumers and businesses moved much of t ...