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Russia Sends Emergency Medical Aid to United States

Russia Sends Emergency Medical Aid to United States

MOSCOW — Russia has sent a planeload of medical aid to the United States amid the growing coronavirus pandemic. A military aircraft loaded with medical equipment and masks took off from Moscow early Wednesday morning, according to the Defense Ministry. Footage from the Russian Defense Ministry showed boxes of equipment ...

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Chinese tourists looking longingly at holidays as coronavirus crisis eases

Chinese tourists looking longingly at holidays as coronavirus crisis eases

BEIJING (CHINA DAILY/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – The willingness among Chinese to travel to popular tourist sites has shown signs of recovery, particularly for the upcoming holidays in late spring and early summer, as the coronavirus epidemic continues to abate domestically, according to industry experts. Data from Fliggy, Alibaba’s online travel ...

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Emerging Asia’s Best Currencies Become Worst Amid Virus Havoc

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0. 8em)–sm” type=”text” content=”(Bloomberg) — The exact same factors that propelled the Indonesian rupiah and Thai baht to the top of the Asian pack in 2019 are dragging them lower now.” data-reactid=”28″>(Bloomberg) — The exact same factors that propelled the Indonesian rupiah and Thai baht ...

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