In a stunning rebuke of the “science” and the “doctors” and leftist politicians and career bureaucrats in the US and across much of The West, The Epoch Times’ Evan Pentchoukov reports that The World Health Organization’s special envoy on COVID-19 has urged world leaders to stop using lockdowns as the primary control method against the spread of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) virus, commonly known as the novel coronavirus.
“We in the World Health Organization do not advocate lockdowns as the primary means of control of this virus,” David Nabarro told The Spectator in an interview aired on Oct. 8.
“The only time we believe a lockdown is justified is to buy you time to reorganize, regroup, rebalance your resources, protect your health workers who are exhausted, but by and large, we’d rather not do it.” Read more…..
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Singapore must become a place where new, innovative ideas can be grown into businesses that are competitive on the world stage. That’s part of Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat’s plan for the next five to 10 years. He said the aim is to help Singapore brave the global economic changes that are to come and continue to secure a good life for Singaporeans. Mr Suan Teck Kin, head of research and executive director for global economics and markets research at UOB, shared his thoughts on the government’s support measures and his take on Singapore’s economic recovery.