Chinese medics in Venezuela helping fight COVID-19

Xinhua News Agency | Apr 9, 2020 at 4:43 AM

Chinese doctors helping Venezuela combat the novel coronavirus visited a leading health facility here on Wednesday, and accompanied their local counterparts in making house calls.

Turkey eyes ban on layoffs to soften blow from coronavirus

Reuters | Apr 8, 2020 at 7:09 PM

Turkey would ban layoffs for three months under draft legislation aimed at protecting those lacking job security and mitigating the blow to the economy from the coronavirus outbreak, two senior officials told Reuters.

Iran says U.S. fails to seize Iranian funds in Europe

Xinhua News Agency | Apr 8, 2020 at 6:14 PM

Iran has won “a legal battle” to abort a U.S. attempt to block and confiscate Iran’s funds in Europe, Governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) Abdolnaser Hemmati said on Wednesday.