Spain’s COVID-19 death toll rises by 674 but pace keeps slowing

MADRID: The rate of new coronavirus infections and deaths in Spain slowed again on Sunday (Apr 5) as the country, suffering from one of the world’s worst outbreaks of the pandemic, began its fourth week under a near-total lockdown. Deaths from the highly...

China says it has sold nearly 4 billion masks abroad

BEIJING: China has sold nearly four billion masks to foreign countries since March, officials said Sunday (Apr 5), as they tried to stem widespread fears over the quality of medical exports. Despite Chinese cases dwindling, Beijing has encouraged factories to increase...