Daily Archives: August 3, 2020

Asian Markets Begin Week in Mixed Territory 

Asian markets are mixed at the start of the trading week as investors weighed good economic news from China against the rising numbers of new coronavirus cases. The Nikkei index in Tokyo finished Monday’s trading session with a 2.2% gain. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index is down 0.7% in late afternoon trading, while Shanghai’s Composite

There May Never Be a ‘Silver Bullet’ Against COVID-19, WHO Chief Says

  There may never be a “silver bullet” for stopping the spread of the coronavirus, the World Health Organization said Monday. “A number of vaccines are now in Phase 3 clinical trials, and we all hope to have a number of effective vaccines that can help prevent people from infection. However, there’s no silver bullet