Daily Archives: August 1, 2020

Two-Thirds of UK Firms ‘Fully Operational’ After COVID, Survey Says

LONDON – Two thirds of British businesses say they are now “fully operational” after the coronavirus lockdown, up from half in June, according to a survey on Sunday. A further 21 percent of the firms, polled in the first half of July by the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), said they were partly operational with

WHO Predicts Lengthy Pandemic; Another US Lawmaker Tests Positive

Seven Chinese health officials, the first of a 60-member team, are set to arrive in Hong Kong on Sunday to begin widespread COVID-19 testing in the territory. The global financial hub is experiencing a third wave of the coronavirus outbreak. Hong Kong’s infection rate has been in the triple digits for the past 11 days.