Trump administration to open the country in three phases

Trump disclosed three phased plan for reopening of the country after the battering of the coronavirus pandemic. We are starting our life and rejuvenation of our economy again and this is a gradual process,he said during his daily press briefing,  Trump has given governors guidance on re-opening state economies in the coming months. The guidelines for مزید پڑھیں

Kingdom facing current global crisis from position of strength: Saudi finance minister

Finance Minister of Saudi Arabia Mohammed Al-Jadaan has said the Kingdom was facing the current global crisis from a position of strength. In a statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency early Friday, the minister pointed to the country’s huge reserves and relatively low debt obligations as factors that would allow it to withstand the slowdown مزید پڑھیں

Foreign hackers have targeted COVID-19 research: FBI

A senior cyber security official with the Federal Bureau of Investigation said on Thursday that foreign government hackers have broken into companies conducting research into treatments for COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the coronavirus. FBI Deputy Assistant Director Tonya Ugoretz told participants in an online panel discussion hosted by the Aspen Institute that the مزید پڑھیں

Canadian border restrictions with U.S. will remain for a long time: Trudeau

Canada’s border restrictions with the United States will remain in place “for a significant time” as the two nations fight the coronavirus outbreak, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday. Washington and Ottawa agreed last month to clamp down on non-essential travel while allowing trade flows between the two neighboring nations to continue across the مزید پڑھیں

UK to operate special flights to repatriate citizens in Pakistan

The United Kingdom (UK) government has decided to operate chartered flights to repatriate British citizens trapped in Pakistan due to the suspension of international flights following coronavirus pandemic. British High Commissioner Christian Turner announced that the UK government will commence a series of chartered flights from the next week to bring around 7,500 citizens back مزید پڑھیں

Spain’s daily coronavirus deaths decline as testing increases

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez on Wednesday promised more coronavirus testing to try to build on a decline in daily COVID-19 deaths that has allowed Spain to start tentatively reopening its locked-down economy. Officials hope more testing will give a better indication of the areas where lockdowns can be eased further. “Spain is already one of مزید پڑھیں

WHO says it ‘regrets’ US decision to halt funding

World Health Organisation (WHO) Director General Dr Tedros Adhanom on Wednesday said that the world health body “regretted” US President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw funding from it. Trump on Tuesday halted funding to the WHO over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, drawing condemnation from infectious diseases experts as the global death toll continued مزید پڑھیں

Donald Trump halts WHO funding over coronavirus, global death toll mounts

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday halted funding to the World Health Organization over its handling of the coronavirus pandemic, drawing condemnation from infectious disease experts as the global death toll continued to mount. Trump, who has reacted angrily to criticism of his administration’s response to the worst epidemic in a century, has become increasingly مزید پڑھیں