A neighborhood resident and member of the neighborhood committee stands on the gate to regulate entry and exit from a residential space on February 21, 2020 in Beijing, China.
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12:55 pm: China’s central financial institution to launch extra liquidity to help economic system amid outbreak
Reuters reported, citing feedback Vice Governor Liu Quoqiang made to the Monetary Information, that the Individuals’s Financial institution of China will maintain supporting the economic system by measures releasing extra liquidity to assist firms impacted by the outbreak. The information company reported, nonetheless, that Liu mentioned the central financial institution won’t resort to “flood-like” stimulus. —Wang
11:16 am: Volunteer coaching for Tokyo 2020 Summer season Olympics postponed
Organizers for the Tokyo 2020 Summer season Olympics have postponed volunteer coaching that was scheduled to start Saturday, citing efforts to restrict the unfold of the brand new coronavirus COVID-19. In a web based…