Olympic Delay Adds Workload, Costs and Cash Flow Uncertainty

GENEVA – Postponing the Tokyo Olympics to 2021 will make the event more costly for all parties, the International Olympic Committee acknowledged on Thursday, although it offered few details on …

Next Few Weeks Critical in Africa’s COVID-19 Fight, Experts Say

JOHANNESBURG – As cases rise and more countries order lockdowns, Africa’s experience with the coronavirus depends on what happens over the next month, said the director of the continent’s Africa …

South Africa Begins Nationwide Coronavirus Lockdown

South Africans on Friday began the first day of a three-week nationwide lockdown aimed at stemming the tide of coronavirus cases, now topping 900 in South Africa.
President Cyril Ramaphosa …

British Prime Minister Has Coronavirus

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a Downing Street statement. In a video announcement Friday on his Twitter account, Johnson said he has “a …

The disposal of the site formerly occupied by the Institute of Tourism Studies

The Auditor General, Charles Deguara presented to the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Anglu Farrugia, the National Audit Office (NAO) Report titled ‘ The disposal of the site …

The Other Pandemic: World Urged to Learn TB Lessons

PARIS – With the death toll soaring past 300,000 this year and a quarter of humanity now infected, the pandemic shows no signs of abating as it spreads invisibly throughout …