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The Margin: A new virus emerging in Chinese pig farms has the ‘essential hallmarks’ for a pandemic

An emergent strain of flu in China is attracting the attention of scientist just as the world is wrestling with the worst pandemic since the 1918 Spanish flu......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 1st, 2020

The Margin: Refusing to wear a mask? This video clip might change your mind

“In every pandemic in history, it’s the actions and choices of individual people that have made a difference,” Joe Hanson said. “A mask can stop a virus, but it also sends a message: We’re all in this together.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch9 hr. 51 min. ago

The Margin: It’s OK to be smart: Stop playing politics and start wearing a mask, biologist urges

“In every pandemic in history, it’s the actions and choices of individual people that have made a difference,” Joe Hanson said. “A mask can stop a virus, but it also sends a message: We’re all in this together.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch11 hr. 6 min. ago

The Margin: Almost 1.2 million babies could die during the pandemic — but not from the coronavirus

The ripple effects from COVID-19 lockdowns could be more deadly for young children than the actual virus.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 2nd, 2020

A new swine-flu strain with "pandemic potential" was just found circulating in Chinese pigs

REUTERS/Stringer A study published on Monday describes a new strain of influenza found in pigs in Chinese slaughterhouses. The strain is a combination of a bird-flu virus a.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJun 30th, 2020

New Flu Virus With "Pandemic Potential" Emerges In China

New Flu Virus With "Pandemic Potential" Emerges In China Tyler Durden Tue, 06/30/2020 - 07:45 Roughly half a million Chinese living in He.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 30th, 2020

Charting structural inequities: How lowest-paid, least-secure jobs also tend to have highest risk for COVID-19

Workers who hold the essential jobs that have kept society running during the pandemic, as well as those with face-to-face jobs that make them most at risk of virus exposure, grapple with greater job and financial .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJun 3rd, 2020

Need to get some shopping done? These are the safest times to go

Even many of the stores open as essential businesses curing the Covid-19 pandemic have cut back on the hours they are open. Some have offered early entry to seniors to protect a group the virus seems to have hit especially hard. But is there a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2020

Asian stocks set to fall on growing second virus wave fears

Asian equities and oil prices were set to slip on Tuesday amid growing investor worries about a second wave of coronavirus infections after the Chinese city where the pandemic originated reported its first new cases since its lockdown was lifted......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 11th, 2020

Outside the Box: Coronavirus is crushing emerging markets. Why the rest of the world will pay a price

Essential goods and raw materials to become scarcer post-pandemic, while demand for finished goods declines, writes Satyajit Das......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 4th, 2020

American Farms Cull Millions Of Chickens Amid Virus-Related Staff Shortages At Processing Plants

American Farms Cull Millions Of Chickens Amid Virus-Related Staff Shortages At Processing Plants A significant concern that readers should have during an economic collapse and pandemic is food security. We've.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 26th, 2020

A 57-page memo urged GOP campaigns to blame China for the coronavirus pandemic and insist the term "Chinese virus" isn"t racist

Reuters The National Republican Senatorial Committee .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 25th, 2020

Hyundai sees limited China recovery and dismal virus-hit sales elsewhere this year

South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co said on Thursday it expects only a modest recovery in Chinese auto demand and weak sales elsewhere this year after the coronavirus pandemic caused first-quarter vehicle sales to tumble 18%......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2020

G7 agreed on need to aid emerging economies battling with virus: Japan"s Aso

G7 finance leaders agreed on Tuesday on the need to provide financial and technical assistance to emerging economies battling with the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, Japanese Finance Minister Taro Aso said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 14th, 2020

"Can"t We Have A Pandemic Without Everyone Getting Offended?" - Maher Slams Libs Triggered By "Chinese Virus" Label

"Can"t We Have A Pandemic Without Everyone Getting Offended?" - Maher Slams Libs Triggered By "Chinese Virus" Label.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 11th, 2020

Coronavirus strains US, China ties

President Trump tweeted at Americans who are facing economic hardship caused by the pandemic that "the onslaught of the Chinese Virus is not your fault.".....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 18th, 2020

What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Pandemic

The newly identified virus that emerged late last year in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has been declared a pandemic, with the number of infections topping 130,000 worldwide. The contagiousness of the corona.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 13th, 2020

China"s Tianjin closes schools, firms until further notice to curb virus: state media

The northern Chinese city of Tianjin has ordered schools and non-essential companies to remain closed until further notice to curb the spread of the coronavirus that has already infected thousands in the country, a local government-run newspaper said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 31st, 2020

A swine fever outbreak is the latest threat to China"s economy

The outbreak of a virus at Chinese farms is yet another problem for the country's slowing economy......»»

Category: topSource: cnnSep 4th, 2018

The WHO changed its coronavirus timeline to say it got its first report about the virus on the internet, not from Chinese authorities

The World Health Organization changed its co.....»»

Category: worldSource: nyt20 hr. 51 min. ago

Karbach Brewing Co. temporarily closes restaurant after employee tests positive for Covid-19

Karbach Brewing Restaurant and Patio is the latest local establishment to temporarily close its doors due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the brewery announced on Facebook July 3. At least one employee tested positive for the virus, according to Karb.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2020