Daily Archives: August 14, 2020

Canada Says US Border to Remain Closed to Nonessential Travel

Canada announced Friday that the border it shares with the U.S. will remain closed to nonessential travel for another month as the U.S. continues to lead the world in COVID-19 deaths and coronavirus infections. Many Canadians remain concerned about reopening the border after Canada successfully flattened its epidemic curve. Canada has more than 123,000 confirmed

‘Every Single American Should Be Wearing a Mask’, Biden Says

  There are more than 20 million COVID-19 cases around the world and with more than 759,000 deaths, the global community will likely soon reach the one million death tally. “Every single American should be wearing a mask when they’re outside for the next three months, at a minimum,” presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said Thursday, marking at least one difference in

New Zealand PM Extends Auckland Lockdown

SYDNEY – New Zealand is extending a nationwide lockdown after more COVID-19 infections were detected.  Four mystery cases diagnosed in Auckland on Tuesday were the first to have been locally transmitted in more than 100 days.  Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern expects more infections to emerge in the coming days.  Auckland, New Zealand’s biggest city, will be subject

XCMG’s Global Livestreaming Proves a Success as Third Event Turnover Reaches US$28 Million in Five Hours

XUZHOU, China, Aug. 14, 2020 /PR Newswire/ — Leading Chinese construction machinery manufacturer XCMG (SZ:000425) is expected to deliver the first order totaling 60 million yuan (US$8.6 million) placed during its third global livestreaming sales event to Middle East region this weekend, the sets of construction machinery equipment includes mobile cranes and a crane model customized […]