‘Urgent issues’: Report reveals how weaknesses in Covid-19 response were exposed by Delta variant

'Urgent issues': Report reveals how weaknesses in Covid-19 response were exposed by Delta variant

A raft of “urgent issues” and shortcomings in the Covid-19 response have been exposed by the Delta outbreak, according to a Government report which warns the country is not prepared to re-open. The Government-appointed independent review group – headed by public sector fix-it man Sir Brian Roche – provided Covid-19 Minister Chris Hipkins with a … Read more

Bitcoin ‘Undermining The Dollar’—Hillary Clinton Issues A Surprise Crypto Warning As El Salvador Helps The Bitcoin Price Suddenly Surge

Bitcoin ‘Undermining The Dollar’—Hillary Clinton Issues A Surprise Crypto Warning As El Salvador Helps The Bitcoin Price Suddenly Surge

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have taken off this year with bitcoin now being held by Elon Musk’s Tesla and adopted as a national currency by El Salvador. Subscribe now to Forbes’ CryptoAsset & Blockchain Advisor and discover hot new NFT and crypto blockbusters poised for 1,000% gains’ The bitcoin price, after a sharp sell-off earlier this … Read more

Japan’s economy seen back in decline on COVID-19, supply issues – Reuters poll

Japan's economy seen back in decline on COVID-19, supply issues - Reuters poll

People cross a street in Tokyo March 18, 2015. . REUTERS/Yuya Shino TOKYO, Nov 11 (Reuters) – Japan’s economy likely contracted in the third quarter as curbs to stop a coronavirus resurgence and supply bottlenecks hurt consumption and output, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Thursday.The forecast was in sharp contrast to the previous … Read more

JFK assassination documents: White House issues memo postponing disclosure, citing Covid

JFK assassination documents: White House issues memo postponing disclosure, citing Covid

President Joe Biden issued a memo that said the national archivist recommended he “‘direct two public releases of the information that has ultimately ‘been determined to be appropriate for release to the public.’” The first will be an “interim release” later this year, with a second, “more comprehensive release in late 2022,” the memo said. … Read more

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 2 more deaths, Higgs issues clarification about positive cases avoiding isolation

N.B. COVID-19 roundup: 2 more deaths, Higgs issues clarification about positive cases avoiding isolation

COVID-19 has claimed the lives of two more New Brunswickers and infected 68 more people, Public Health reported Tuesday. Unlike previous news releases in recent weeks, which have led with vaccination rate updates, Public Health confirmed two people in their 80s have died “as a result of COVID-19, one in Fredericton region, Zone 3, and one in … Read more