Apple says will not meet revenue forecasts due to coronavirus
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"We do not expect to meet the revenue guidance we provided for the March quarter," it said in a statement, adding that worldwide iPhone supply would be"temporarily constrained" and demand in China had been affected.The Covid-19 virus death toll exceeds 1,700 in China, where it has infected more than 70,500 after emerging in the central province of Hubei.
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China health commission official says controls starting to rein in virusSHANGHAI (REUTERS) - The measures China has adopted to rein in the spread of the coronavirus are starting to have an impact, said Mr Mi Feng, a spokesman at the National Health Commission, on Sunday (Feb 16).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Sanders says presidential rival Bloomberg will not excite votersLAS VEGAS (REUTERS) - Democratic US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said on Saturday (Feb 15) Mike Bloomberg would not generate the 'excitement and energy' needed to win the White House, focusing on a rival still not fully participating in the race.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Coronavirus: Hong Kong protesters rally against planned virus quarantine centresHONG KONG (REUTERS) - Hundreds of demonstrators rallied for a second day in Hong Kong on Sunday (Feb 16) to protest against plans to turn some buildings into coronavirus quarantine centres, reviving anti-government protests in the Chinese-ruled city.. Read more at straitstimes.com. It is just too dangerous to set quarantine centres close to residential and industrial area. It may cause serious outbreak. HK gov just do whatever they want without having to answer to the people. They don’t have any plan for disease management. Because they are too busy kissing China’s ass to do their jobs. Quarantine centres at urban areas= more people are likely to be infected. Whats the logic?
Southeast Asia feels the burn as virus keeps Chinese tourists at home😢i feel it, burnt a hole in my pocket cos majority biz owners taking advantage of current climate, mark up its paper products which ive been buying weekly for 8 consecutive yrs😪
Coronavirus: More options to punish those who breach anti-virus ordersThe law on infectious diseases was updated last week to give the authorities a wider range of options to punish those who breach orders aimed at controlling the spread of the coronavirus.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Construction, infocomm to drive 2020 growth amid Covid-19 virus impactConstruction, infocomm to drive Singapore's 2020 growth amid coronavirus impact