Unlikely monkeypox outbreak will lead to pandemic: WHO

30/5/2022 3:55:00 PM

Unlikely monkeypox outbreak will lead to pandemic: WHO

Copy to clipboard https://str.LinkedIn LONDON: The World Health Organization (WHO) does not believe the monkeypox outbreak outside Africa will lead to a pandemic, an official said on Monday (May 30), adding it remains unclear if infected people who are not displaying symptoms can transmit the disease.A robot dog is used on a construction site to an run autonomous survey.CAIXIN GLOBAL ) -"After two bruising years, almost every movie theatre in China is out of money," says Liu Jianxin, a general manager at a Beijing movie theatre management firm.

sg/w2Df LONDON (REUTERS) - The World Health Organisation (WHO) does not believe the monkeypox outbreak outside Africa will lead to a pandemic, an official said on Monday (May 30), adding it remains unclear if infected people who are not displaying symptoms can transmit the disease.More than 300 suspected and confirmed cases of monkeypox, a usually mild illness that spreads through close contact causing flu-like symptoms and a distinctive rash, have been reported in May, mostly in Europe.The WHO is considering whether the outbreak should be assessed as a"potential public health emergency of international concern" or PHEIC.The WHO is considering whether the outbreak should be assessed as a"potential public health emergency of international concern" or PHEIC.The city state relies on foreign workers, but their number fell by 235,700 between December 2019 and September 2021, according to the manpower ministry, which notes how Covid-19 curbs have sped up “the pace of technology adoption and automation” by companies.Such a declaration, as was done for Covid-19 and Ebola, would help accelerate research and funding to contain the disease.Asked whether this monkeypox outbreak has the potential to grow into a pandemic, Rosamund Lewis, technical lead for monkeypox from the WHO Health Emergencies Programme, said:"We don't know but we don't think so.Asked whether this monkeypox outbreak has the potential to grow into a pandemic, Dr Rosamund Lewis, technical lead for monkeypox from the WHO Health Emergencies Programme said:"We don't know but we don't think so.As audiences weigh the consequences of exposure to the virus, they're giving theatres a wide berth.

" "At the moment, we are not concerned of a global pandemic," she added.The strain of virus implicated in the outbreak is understood to kill a small fraction of those infected, but no deaths have been reported so far.“Replacing the need for manpower on-site with autonomous solutions is gaining real traction,” said O’Connell, who believes industry labour shortages made worse by the pandemic are here to stay.The strain of virus implicated in the outbreak is understood to kill a small fraction of those infected, but no deaths have been reported so far.Most cases have cropped up in Europe rather than in the Central and West African countries where the virus is endemic, and are predominantly not linked to travel.Scientists are therefore looking into what might explain this unusual upsurge of cases, while public health authorities suspect there is some degree of community transmission.Scientists are therefore looking into what might explain this unusual upsurge of cases, while public health authorities suspect there is some degree of community transmission.Singapore has 605 robots installed per 10,000 employees in the manufacturing industry, the second-highest number globally, after South Korea’s 932, according to a 2021 report by the International Federation of Robotics.Some countries have begun to offer vaccines to close contacts of confirmed cases.Related:.But now, multiple sources told Caixin that this year's annual box office might end up being more like the 20 billion yuan taken in 2020 - representing less than one-third of the 2019 figure.

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Unlikely monkeypox outbreak will lead to pandemic, says WHOLONDON: The World Health Organization (WHO) does not believe the monkeypox outbreak outside Africa will lead to a pandemic, an official said on Monday (May 30), adding it remains unclear if infected people who are not displaying symptoms can transmit the disease. More than 300 suspected and confirmed cases

From baristas to inspectors: Singapore's robot workforce plugs labour gaps brought on by Covid-19 pandemicAfter struggling to find staff during the pandemic, businesses in Singapore have increasingly turned to deploying robots to help carry out a range of tasks, from surveying construction sites to scanning library bookshelves. The city state relies on foreign workers, but their number fell by 235,700 between December 2019 and September 2021, according to the manpower ministry, which notes how... The next 10years, Robots with A.I can also replace humans as- 1) doctors (their rote learning memory is flawless) 2) newscasters (VR doctors look 99% life-like) 3) teachers (they can present preloaded info flawlessly) 4) customer service 5) soldiers and more.. RIP humans.

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