Daily Archives: October 22, 2020

Recovery Stimulus Can Chart the Way for Resilient Economies in Sub-Saharan Africa

BOULDER, Colorado, Oct. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) released its latest report that describes six core principles of stimulus and recovery that should guide the sub-Saharan Africa responses to the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent economic crisis. Together, the principles in the paper are a framework for governments, development partners and the local […]

Le China Foreign Trade Centre signe des accords de coopération avec des partenaires commerciaux à la 128e Foire de Canton

GUANGZHOU, Chine, 22 octobre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Lors d’une cérémonie de signature virtuelle qui s’est tenue à la 128e Foire chinoise d’importation et d’exportation (« Foire de Canton » ou « la Foire »), le China Foreign Trade Centre (« CFTC ») a signé de multiples accords de coopération pour officialiser les partenariats avec l’Alexandria Business Association of Egypt, la Chambre de Commerce, […]

FDA Approves Antiviral Remdesivir, First COVID-19 Drug

U.S. regulators on Thursday approved the first drug to treat COVID-19: remdesivir, an antiviral medicine given to hospitalized patients through an IV.The drug, which California-based Gilead Sciences Inc. is calling Veklury, cut recovery time from 15 da…

France, Spain Become Latest Nations to Have More Than 1 Million COVID-19 Cases

The number of nations with more than 1 million confirmed COVID-19 cases has risen to seven.Spain and France are the latest nations to reach the unfortunate mark, according to data compiled by the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center. Th…