Daily Archives: March 6, 2020

COVID-19 could incur US$347 billion impact on global economies: Asian Development Bank

MANDALUYONG, Philippines, A brief recently released by the Asian Development Bank, ADB, has suggested that the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak could have an impact of US$347 billion on global economies.

The ADB brief titled, ‘The Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Outbreak …

UAE Wrestling and Judo Federation halts competitions, activities

ABU DHABI, The UAE Wrestling and Judo Federation, UAEWJF, announced on Friday that it has called off all competitions and sports activities until further notice.

In a statement, the Federation said the decision was made in response to advice and …

Netherlands records first COVID-19 death

ROTTERDAM, The Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment has announced the first patient to die after testing positive for COVID-19.

In a statement the public health institute said that the 86-year-old male patient was hospitalised in Ikazia …