Category: Health

COVID-19 Decimates Vietnamese Economy, Threatens Many Firms

The ongoing COVID-19 epidemic is wreaking havoc on the Vietnamese economy, with businesses and companies of all sizes showing revenues much lower than expected over the first two months of 2020, and more than 3,000 firms closing, authorities said Thursday.…

Posted in Health March 12, 2020

UN Suspends Human Rights Council Session Due to Coronavirus

GENEVA – The United Nations has suspended the current 43rd session of the U.N. Human Rights Council, because of the spread of coronavirus. The council was due to end its current session on March 20.

The president of the Human …

Posted in Health March 12, 2020

China Scrambles to Boost Its Image on Coronavirus

Weeks after Beijing was criticized by people inside China and around the world for a sluggish response to the outbreak of a new coronavirus, China’s government is trying to recast itself as a global health leader.

China’s early response to …

Posted in Health March 8, 2020