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The WHO sent 25 international experts to China and here are their main findings after 9 days – via Reddit

5% of people who are diagnosed with Covid require artificial respiration. Another 15% need to breathe in highly concentrated oxygen – and not just for a few days. The duration from the beginning of the disease until recovery is 3 to 6 weeks on average for these severe and critical patients (compared to only 2 […]

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Israel Adds Five Countries to Coronavirus Air Travel Restrictions

Israel has already imposed the measure with regard to flights from Italy, China and Singapore.

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Everything You Need to Know If You’re Traveling During the Coronavirus Outbreak | Travel + Leisure

Travel + Leisure offers a good summary of the impact of the Coronavirus on travel: More than 60,000 people have been infected and over 1,300 people have died around the world. The first symptoms of Coronavirus feel a lot like the flu.  Protect yourself from catching Coronavirus by washing your hands regularly and covering your […]

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Biggest Airlines – A Decade of Change

It is interesting to see the airlines that have grown and declined over the last decade. Measured by scheduled seats, OAG reports that American Airlines is the largest airline in the world beating out Delta, which held the top spot in 2010. Even so, Delta’s scheduled seats grew by 20% from 2010 to 2019. Other […]

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‘Museum Diplomacy’ as New Pompidou Center Opens in Shanghai – The New York Times

Situated along the banks of the Huangpu River on Shanghai’s version of Museum Mile, the new outpost is a collaboration with the West Bund Group, a Chinese state-owned development corporation that together with the local government has reportedly invested more than $3 billion in recent years to transform a former industrial neighborhood into a 7-mile […]

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Global Wealth: China on the Rise

Credit Suisse has released its 2019 Global wealth report. Credit Suisse analyzes the household wealth of 5.1 billion adults across the globe. The report disregards the relatively small amount of wealth owned by children on their own account which explains why the report does not account for the total world population of 7.7 billion people. […]