COVID-19: A Global Crisis
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China’s coronavirus recovery is ‘all fake,’ whistleblowers and residents claim

China’s claims of how it’s handling coronavirus recovery should be taken with more than a few grains of salt.

https://news.yahoo.com/chinas-coronavirus-recovery-fake-whistleblowers-191300391.html

Postmates says it will start ‘non-contact’ meal deliveries during the coronavirus outbreak

Food delivery platform Postmates is starting what the company is calling a “non-contact delivery” initiative designed to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus when its contract workers are delivering ordered meals and other goods.

https://www.theverge.com/2020/3/6/21168699/postmates-coronavirus-no-contact-deliveries

Stay off cruise ships, airplanes amid coronavirus outbreak, health official warns high-risk travelers

Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci warned Americans with underlying health conditions against boarding cruise ships and airplanes as the number of coronavirus cases across the world grows.

https://www.foxbusiness.com/lifestyle/coronavirus-cruise-ships-airplanes-anthony-fauci

France bans large gatherings as coronavirus toll rises

France banned gatherings of more than 1,000 people, as health authorities reported three new coronavirus deaths and an increase in the number of recorded infections on Sunday.

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-france/france-bans-large-gatherings-as-coronavirus-toll-rises-idUSKBN20V0WW

Italy locks down millions as its coronavirus deaths jump

Italy ordered a virtual lockdown across much of its wealthy north, including the financial capital Milan, in a drastic new attempt to try to contain a outbreak of coronavirus that saw the number of deaths leap again sharply on Sunday.

https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy/italy-locks-down-millions-as-its-coronavirus-deaths-jump-idUKKBN20V06R

Oil now a ‘bigger problem for markets than the coronavirus,’ analyst says

Oil prices plunged last week as OPEC and its allies failed to reach an agreement on production cuts, and as prices look set to continue cratering, some are warning about the impact on the broader economy.

https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/08/oil-a-bigger-problem-for-markets-than-the-coronavirus-after-opec-deal-collapse.html

The Coronavirus Outbreak Has Airlines Running Empty ‘Ghost’ Flights

Europe employs a “use it or lose it” system to determine an airline’s flight slots, so what are operators to do when a global outbreak tanks flight demands? The answer: “ghost” flights.

https://earther.gizmodo.com/the-coronavirus-outbreak-has-airlines-running-empty-gho-1842197367

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