Closing the border and using hotels to quarantine returning residents initially helped Australia prevent significant coronavirus outbreaks. But the virus eventually found a way through—and authorities are trying to understand how.524 hours ago
The kingdom is moving forward with multibillion-dollar plans to build cities despite the Covid-19 pandemic and depressed oil prices, betting that projects closely associated with the crown prince will kick-start its economic recovery.
The U.S. closed the Chinese consulate in Houston and ordered China to remove the researchers after finding what officials say was an intelligence-gathering operation aided by diplomats to collect cutting-edge scientific research from American universities.295
Germany is beefing up its already formidable stimulus package to prop up its economy through the Covid-19 pandemic, brushing away concerns from some economists that the state is keeping insolvent businesses afloat artificially.
Mexico’s economic activity shrank sharply in the second quarter as measures to slow the coronavirus pandemic closed key industries and services such as vehicle production and tourism, revised government data showed.