COVID-19: Brits enjoy half-price meals on government’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme

LONDON: People across Britain enjoyed half-price meals on Monday (Aug 3) as the government launched its…

How governments around the world are responding to recent spikes in coronavirus

There have now been more than 18 million confirmed coronavirus cases around the world, and the…

Only Governments Can Prevent Covid-19 Recessions Becoming Depressions — Global Issues

Opinion by Jomo Kwame Sundaram (kuala lumpur) Thursday, July 30, 2020 Inter Press Service KUALA LUMPUR,…

Coronavirus: Bemusement and anger in Mallorca over British government’s COVID restrictions | World News

There is a very good reason why the people of the Balearic Islands feel particularly hurt…

Thousands of volunteers begin tests of US government’s Covid-19 vaccine

The world’s biggest Covid 19 vaccine study got under way with the first of 30,000 planned…

As coronavirus cases surge, public losing faith in governments: survey

Paris – A survey released Saturday showed governments are fast losing support for their handling of…

Governments Losing Support for Their Handling of Covid-19 Outbreak, Shows Survey

Governments are fast losing support for their handling of the coronavirus outbreak from a public…

Thousands in Israel protest government’s coronavirus response

Issued on: 19/07/2020 – 09:41 Israeli police fired water cannons to disperse anti-government protests attended by…

UK PM promises inquiry into government’s handling of coronavirus

The UK Prime Minister has committed to an independent inquiry into his government’s handling of the…

Israelis protest against government’s economic response to virus

Thousands of Israelis have demonstrated in Tel Aviv against what is widely seen as Prime Minister…

Israelis protest government’s economic response to virus

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Thousands of Israelis demonstrated in downtown Tel Aviv on Saturday, protesting…

The Philippine Government’s COVID-19 Response Has Devastated Its Economy : NPR

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s approach to curbing COVID-19 has slammed the breaks on the economy and…

Coronavirus: UK government’s quarantine-free list ‘absurd’

Image copyright Reuters Portugal’s foreign affairs minister has said his country’s exclusion from a list of…

Governments worldwide backtracking as coronavirus cases surge

Governments are stepping up testing and reimposing restrictions as newly confirmed coronavirus infections surge in many countries.…

Local Japanese governments subsidize virus-hit art and culture sectors

Municipalities across Japan have been offering a range of novel financial aid measures to help those…

Coronavirus: U.S. federal government’s mixed messages on masks creates confusion – National

Forgive the American people if they’re in a fog about face masks. U.S. President Donald…

Kazakhstan’s Tokayev defends government’s actions in dealing with Covid-19

NUR-SULTAN, Kazakhstan – On June 26, seven deaths from coronavirus infection were reported in the capital…

Coronavirus: The West’s focus on COVID-19 is being used by governments to further crises | World News

Trauma in Afghanistan, turmoil in the Gulf and tension in Hong Kong – security crises have…

Hungary’s parliament revokes government’s special powers as virus ebbs

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Hungary’s parliament on Tuesday revoked special powers granted to Prime Minister Viktor Orban’s…

Coronavirus: Race to buy COVID-19 vaccines as governments sign huge deals | World News

Governments around the world are signing deals worth hundreds of millions of pounds for potential coronavirus…

Governments urge singles to find a ‘cuddle buddy’ or ‘support bubble’ during pandemic

Behold the “support bubble,” as the British prime minister has dubbed it, the world’s latest dating…

Governments and WHO changed Covid-19 policy based on suspect data from tiny US company | World news

The World Health Organization and a number of national governments have changed their Covid-19 policies and…

Poll finds half of Canadians feel governments are hiding something about COVID-19 – National

Half of Canadians believe they’re not getting the whole truth from their governments about COVID-19,…

Ryanair boss O’Leary slams UK government’s quarantine plans

Plans to impose a 14-day quarantine on international travellers arriving in the UK are “idiotic” and…

Some governments ‘using’ Covid-19 to stifle dissent, UN human rights chief warns

Issued on: 15/05/2020 – 14:40Modified: 15/05/2020 – 14:43 In an interview with FRANCE 24, the UN High Commissioner…

British Government’s coronavirus testing labelled a ‘shambles’

The British Government’s approach to coronavirus testing has been labelled a “shambles” as it emerged that…

Coronavirus: EU governments urged to do more for cancelled flight refunds

European governments need to do more to protect the rights of consumers struggling to get reimbursed…

Key points in the British Government’s ‘Covid-19 secure’ workplace guidance

Measures for making workplaces in the UK including offices, construction sites and factories “Covid-19 secure” have…

57% of Japanese are discontent with government’s response to coronavirus outbreak: poll

More than half of the Japanese public is dissatisfied with the government’s response to the coronavirus…

Breaking down the government’s response to COVID-19

An article in the May 4 issue of The New Yorker outlined the differences between Seattle…