MEANWHILE in US #TrumpAdmin NONResponse to #coronavirusus HORRIFIC.
GOVTS issue #travel advisories and travel bans amid outbreaks. ..YES, WELLDUH that is #BadForBusiness and #China MFG was lowest ever for FEB. ASK any in #shipping @Teamsters #Longshoremen @UPS etc. EVEN #RUSSIA @guardian @OCCRP
#Japan’s #Abe says it was a ‘tough decision’ to close #schools across ENTIRE COUNTRY, pledges to increase virus testing ...pledged to roll out a new test in March that could give results in 15 minutes. WILL US HAVE IT? @maddow
#SouthKorea reports biggest single-day jump in cases since outbreak (actually I think that is dated) ...
#Iran reports more than 200 new virus cases, 9 more deaths.. TOTAL 19. Total 593 ..SEE WaPo MAP is wrong. #Vatican
#Chinese manufacturing plunges to record low
AS noted in INTRO today #China MFG at an unprecedented standstill.. BUT #service industries also plunged... #coronavirus #COVID2019 IS BAAD FOR #business. @FT @guardian @SCMPNews @WSJ
@CDCgov announces three new cases in US identifies #LongTermnursingfacility as possible epicenter w both Employee and Resident being cases. ..DEATH was not related see next tweet.
remains unclear when patient was admitted, when symptoms first appeared and how long it took to test #Maddow
@VP #Pence flailing along as usual
WHILE: HHS Sec #Azar said U.S. may need to purchase #millions of masks and other protective gear.
PLS Discuss with Professionals you know, and WASH YOUR HANDS
but how about OTHER AMERICANS?
9:09 a.m. Why shouldn’t everyone just get tested for the #coronavirus? SEE TRUMP EXCUSES.
9:14 a.m. Why U.S. HOSPITAL officials are now trying so hard to speed up #coronavirus testing..
READ SECTION it is full of #TrumpAdmin GobbledyGook Excuses. GLOBALLY more countries have effective tests.
NO CLARITY here yet.