Daily Archives: March 23, 2020

WillScot Takes Action in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

BALTIMORE, March 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WillScot Corporation (“WillScot”) (Nasdaq: WSC), the specialty rental services market leader providing innovative modular space and portable storage solutions, today reported that the company is fully operational and is immediately deploying hundreds of

CONSTELLATION BRANDS COMMENTS ON RECENT U.S. BORDER CLOSURES AND MARKET TRENDS

VICTOR, N.Y., March 23, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, today commented on the impact of recent northern and southern border closures in the U.S. and impact of the COVID-19

Vietnam, US cooperate to combat Covid-19

Vietnam and the US have had good results cooperating in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Ha Kim Ngoc told the Vietnam News Agency on Sunday. He said the US applauded the Vietnamese government’s efforts to

Top legislator calls for solidarity in fight against Covid-19

As of Monday, more than 14,600 people had died from the COVID-19 pandemic and nearly 340,000 confirmed cases had been reported in 192 countries and territories. The total number of infections in Europe has exceeded 150,000 cases. Nearly 60,000  people

Top legislator calls for solidarity in fight against Covid-19

ational Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has called on the entire population to unite in the battle against the Covid-19 pandemic. Addressing a meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Monday, Madam Ngan asked localities nationwide to test

Abe says postponing Tokyo Olympics may become inevitable

Postponing the 2020 Tokyo Olympics because of the coronavirus pandemic may become “inevitable”, Japan’s Prime Minister conceded Monday, after the International Olympic Committee said a delay is being considered as pressure grows from athletes and sports bodies. Abe Shinzo told

UN to create global coronavirus fund, Norway foreign ministry says

 The United Nations will create a fund to support the treatment of coronavirus patients worldwide, Norway’s Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Soereide said in a statement on Monday.  The ministry said the purpose of the fund is to assist developing countries

Vietnamese citizens protected in Covid-19 outbreak

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has carried numerous citizen protection measures in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak. The Ministry has issued travel warnings and provided up-to-date information for Vietnamese expats as numerous countries and territories have suspended international flights

New Zealand prepares to enter lockdown as coronavirus cases surge

 New Zealand said on Monday it will move to its highest alert level imposing self-isolation, with all-non-essential services, schools and offices to be shut over the next 48 hours as the number of coronavirus cases more than double.  Prime Minister

South Korea reports fewest new coronavirus cases since February 29 peak

South Korea reported on Monday its lowest number of new coronavirus cases and the extended downward trend in daily infections since the peak on February 29 has boosted hopes that one of Asia’s largest outbreaks outside China may be abating.