China’s COVID restrictions affected iPhone production, Shanghai Disney closed

Big iPhone factory may see 30% drop in production in November source Shanghai Disney Resort closes, visitors stay inside for testing China’s October PMI unexpectedly weak Gaming center in Macau reimposes COVID restrictions BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s COVID-19 restrictions forced the temporary closure of a Shanghai Disney resort on Monday, while production of Apple’s iPhones … Read more

China ramps up anti-Covid measures in major cities as infections surge

China reported 2,089 new domestic cases on October 10 Shanghai ramps up routine testing on its 25 million residents China warns of risks of any large-scale recovery BEIJING, Oct 11 (Reuters) – Shanghai and other large Chinese cities, including Shenzhen, have ramped up testing for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) as infections surge, with some local … Read more

Pakistani hospital sinks as water-borne diseases spread

The hospital in Sehwan, southern Pakistan, is overcrowded Patients flock from flood-affected areas Thousands suffer from water-borne diseases WHO warns of ‘second disaster’ after catastrophic floods SAHWAN, Pakistan (October 3) (Reuters) – The emergency room of the main government hospital in the small town of Sehwan in southern Pakistan is overcrowded. On a recent visit, … Read more