FIFA estimates COVID-19 will cost global football US$11 billion

BELLINZONA, Switzerland: FIFA on Wednesday (Sep 16) put the cost of COVID-19 on football around the world…

‘Borders are meaningless to pathogens’: Bill Gates calls on US to donate $4 billion to fund Covid-19 vaccine in poor countries

Bill Gates is lobbying Congress to add $4 billion to the coronavirus stimulus packing for vaccines…

Coronavirus Cost Global Tourism $460 Billion In January-June: United Nations

The number of people travelling plunged in the first six months of 2020, UN said (File)…

US Firm Novavax Aims For 2 Billion Coronavirus Vaccine Doses With Expanded India Deal

Novavax’s vaccine is currently in mid-stage trials (Representational) U.S. drug developer Novavax said on Tuesday it…

UN calls for $48 billion in extra funding to boost WHO’s COVID-19 work

The latest UN funding call includes money for health systems, in addition to vaccines, therapeutics and…

Global Tourism Lost $320 Billion in 5 Months, Over 120 Million Jobs at Risk Amid Pandemic, Says UN

File photo of United Nations Headquarters which will remain temporarily closed for tours due to the…

UN: Global tourism lost $320 billion in 5 months from virus

“It employs one in every 10 people on Earth and provides livelihoods to hundreds of millions…

Dazn targets $1 billion in push for new funding as sports streamer rebounds from pandemic

LONDON/NEW YORK – Dazn Group Ltd., the sports-streaming service backed by billionaire Len Blavatnik, has revived…

Toshiba posts ¥11.35 billion net loss for pandemic-hit April-June quarter

Toshiba Corp. reported Wednesday a net loss of ¥11.35 billion ($106 million) in the April-June period…

Toshiba posts ¥11.35 billion net loss in April-June amid pandemic

Toshiba Corp. reported Wednesday a net loss of ¥11.35 billion ($106 million) in the April-June period…

Coronavirus news: US government pays over a billion for 100 million Moderna vaccines | World | News

Mr Trump announced that the government had stuck the deal with the pharmaceutical company in a…

US inks US$1.5 billion deal with Moderna for 100 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine

WASHINGTON: The United States has entered an agreement with drugmaker Moderna to acquire 100 million doses…

Pre-orders of COVID-19 vaccine top five billion

WASHIGNTON: Although none of the coronavirus vaccines under development has proved its efficacy yet in clinical…

Global pre-orders of Covid-19 vaccines top five billion

A volunteer receives a Covid-19 as part of clinical trials in Russia. Sechenov Medical University…

J&J eyes 1 billion doses of potential COVID-19 shot in 2021, weighs challenge trials

BRUSSELS: Johnson & Johnson could produce 1 billion doses of its potential COVID-19 vaccine next year…

Billion Covid Vaccine Doses Could Be Available By End Of 2021, Says US Top Health Expert Anthony Fauci

“The federal government has put more than one egg in the basket,” Anthony Fauci said. Washington:…

US Signs $1 Billion COVID-19 Vaccine Deal With Johnson & Johnson For 100 Million Doses

Johnson & Johnson, via its subsidiary Janssen, had already received $456 million in March Washington: The…

US to pay US$1 billion for 100 million doses of J&J’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate

REUTERS: The United States government will pay Johnson & Johnson over US$1 billion (760.5 million pounds)…

ADB to lend Thailand $1.5 billion to aid virus response

The loan is being provided under the ADB’s COVID-19 Active Response and Expenditure Support Program. “It…

A billion students worldwide affected by Covid-19 lockdowns, UN says

The United Nations chief has said the coronavirus pandemic has led to the largest disruption of…

U.N. Chief: 1 Billion School Children Affected by COVID-19

(UNITED NATIONS) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday the coronavirus pandemic has led to the…

More than a billion students affected by coronavirus closures: UN | Coronavirus pandemic News

The coronavirus pandemic has caused the largest disruption in education in history, with schools closed in…

UN chief says 1 billion students affected by virus closures

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Tuesday the coronavirus pandemic has led to…

US to pay US$2.1 billion to Sanofi, GSK, in COVID-19 vaccine deal

Business The U.S. government will pay US$2.1 billion to Sanofi SA and GlaxoSmithKline Plc for COVID-19…

Skymark secures ¥50 billion in emergency financing to weather pandemic

Skymark Airlines has secured up to ¥50 billion in financing to prepare for a second coronavirus…

Mazda forecasts ¥90 billion net loss for full year as pandemic weakens demand

Mazda Motor Corp. on Friday projected a net loss of ¥90 billion ($865 million) for the…

In wake of pandemic, $US21.5 billion in back rent owed in US

A debt spiral could haunt displaced tenants “for a lifetime,” he added. Over the spring and…

Japan’s ANA logs record quarterly $1 billion loss on pandemic

Japanese airline ANA Holdings said Wednesday it saw a record quarterly loss worth $1 billion as…

Covid-19 cost tourism sector $320 billion in first five months of 2020, the UN says

Issued on: 28/07/2020 – 16:21 Covid-19 fears cost the global tourism sector $320 billion in just the…

Covid-19 wrap: US unveils virus plan, UK PM commits $2.6 billion to improving health during pandemic

A British minister said the government disagreed with the Spanish prime minister’s assessment that imposing a…