Bangladesh crab farmers feel pinch as coronavirus halts exports
DHAKA (AFP) - Thousands of tonnes of Bangladesh crabs earmarked for Chinese dining tables are being left to rot because the coronavirus has halted exports.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
That period is usually the busiest of the year because of the Chinese New Year, where Chinese families have lavish banquets.The crabs are harvested live and can survive for up to 10 days in the right conditions, but once taken from their ponds they can't be returned without losing quality and condition.
"Now I don't know how would I even pay my debts. Perhaps I will end up in jail."
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Shuttered stores, fewer tourists: Luxury feels coronavirus effectsLONDON (NYTIMES) - Chinese tourists normally flock to Bond Street, home to some of the most expensive retail space in the world. They gather behind the velvet ropes outside the Gucci store or emerge from the flagship boutiques of Chanel and Louis Vuitton with stuffed shopping bags.. Read more at straitstimes.com. True! I feel that (by the reactions in real-life) the riches are afraid to die🤪
Coronavirus: China's capital Beijing imposes 14-day quarantine on arrivalsBEIJING (REUTERS) - The Chinese capital Beijing is imposing a 14-day self-quarantine on all those returning to the city, and will punish those who refuse to quarantine themselves or follow official rules on containing a new coronavirus, city authorities said on Friday (Feb 14).. Read more at straitstimes.com. Long Live The Emperor Xi & His Court.
Golf: Kuala Lumpur and Shenzhen events postponed due to coronavirus outbreakKUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - The Maybank Championship to be held in Kuala Lumpur and the Volvo China Open in Shenzhen that were both scheduled for April have been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, the European Tour announced on Friday (Feb 14).. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Coronavirus: Nurse cancelled wedding amid outbreak because it was the 'responsible thing to do'SINGAPORE - A nurse who cancelled his wedding reception earlier in February due to the coronavirus situation said on Friday (Feb 14) that this was the 'responsible thing to do'.. Read more at straitstimes.com. シンガポールの公立病院（特に彼が働いてる病院）は環境悪い。一般病棟はエアコンなし。大部屋で大人数が見渡せるように壁がなく男女も低い仕切りで分けられてるだけ。あんなところで1人感染したら一瞬のうちに1フロアに広がる。 My pre wedding photoshoot for the month of April has to be canceled too..
Malaysia says American from cruise ship docked in Cambodia tests positive for coronavirusKUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - Malaysia said on Saturday (Feb 15) that an 83-year-old American passenger on a cruise ship that docked in Cambodia has tested positive for the new coronavirus.. Read more at straitstimes.com. Didn’t the prime minister shake everyone’s hand as they got off? Oh man, they’re effed. Combodia dont have procedures to test before allowing people to enter or leave their country? BNODesk COVID_19NEWS spectatorindex 2019nCoVwatcher
Coronavirus is still an emergency for China, says WHO chiefMUNICH (REUTERS) - The coronavirus outbreak is still an emergency for China and it is impossible to tell where the epidemic will spread, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organisation, said on Saturday (Feb 15).. Read more at straitstimes.com.