'Ghost kitchens' boom in Asia as pandemic sparks huge demand
TAIPEI — In an industrial unit on the outskirts of Taipei chefs are plating meals that will never be served in a restaurant: welcome to the world of
Covid-19: Coffee shops must designate ‘fixed point’, such as drinks stall, to check patrons’ vaccination status
1,400 arrests in Asia, Europe in Interpol-led operations against illegal football gambling; 72 nabbed in SingaporeSINGAPORE: Nearly 1,400 people across Asia and Europe have been arrested in an Interpol-led operation targeting illegal football gambling during the Euro 2020 tournament held earlier this year. The Singapore Police Force (SPF), which participated in the operation, said in a press release on Satur
Covid-19: 1,004 new locally transmitted cases; clusters found at Pfizer Asia Pacific and waste-management firmSINGAPORE — Singapore on Saturday (Sept 18) recorded 1,004 new locally transmitted cases of Covid-19, with pharmaceutical firm Pfizer Asia Pacific and an industrial waste-management firm added to a list of active clusters under close monitoring. Oops what an Adventitious event.. Now that we have reached 1,000 can we try for 2,000? Oh the irony
WHO head doubtful vaccines can end Covid-19 pandemicCopenhagen – With new variants dashing hopes of achieving herd community, the vaccines' ability to end the Covid-19 pandemic is doubtful, according to the World Health Organization (WHO) Europe Regional Director Dr Hans Kluge. AFP COVID19 Europe
Vaccine nasal sprays aim to 'shut door' on virusCould delivering Covid-19 immunity directly to the nose -- the area of the body via which it is most likely to be transmitted -- help conquer the pandemic?
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