Malaysia’s king has declared a national state of emergency as part of an effort to curb the growing numbers of novel coronavirus infections.
Carrie Lam says ‘this is no time to relax’ as fourth wave continues to infect those working in frontline services.
Mexico’s authorities could use up to 24 mln doses of Russia’s coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V, Deputy Health Minister Hugo Lopez Gatell told a news conference on Monday.
- Mexico likely to use up to 24 mln doses of Russia’s coronavirus vaccine - authorities (TASS Russian News Agency: 2021-01-12 02:45:55+00:00)
Border closure and a strict national lockdown during the initial phase of the pandemic has helped New Zealand keep numbers relatively low, with just more than 1,800 confirmed cases and 25 deaths since the pandemic began.
Bulgaria’s sanitary services recorded 620 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, 515 more than a day earlier, and the total caseload hit 209,131, the Health Ministry’s Unified Information Portal reported on Tuesday.
Carnival Corp. said it is continuing to burn cash and expects to post another sizable loss after almost a year since onboard coronavirus outbreaks brought its voyages to a halt in the U.S.
The World Health Organization’s chief scientist warned that even as numerous countries start rolling out vaccination programs to stop Covid-19, herd immunity is highly unlikely this year.
Parliament suspension gives PM respite from pressure to call election
Los Angeles (CNN)Juliana Jimenez Sesma stared down at her mother’s casket.
Foreign direct investment (FDI) pledges to South Korea dipped 11 percent in 2020 from a year earlier, data showed Tuesday, as the unprecedented virus pandemic has dealt a harsh blow to business activities around the globe.