Coronavirus Impact

Coronavirus Impact: Has China Really Returned To Work?

Last week, China was urged to get back to work by its leaders. But have they really gone back? The quick answer is no. China remains on lockdown. The coronavirus has no end in...

Bill And Melinda Gates Donate $100 Million To Coronavirus Vaccine Research And Treatment

Topline: Bill and Melinda Gates are donating $100 million to coronavirus vaccine research and treatment efforts, which was announced as part of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) request for $675 million in global contributions to fight the spread of the...
coronavirus

Why we still don’t know how deadly this new coronavirus is?

As the coronavirus continues to spread in China, and countries like Singapore and South Korea face their own local outbreaks, we are at a critical decision point. Should the international community continue to put most of its resources...
Chinese economy

China, Then And Now: Why Coronavirus Is A Bigger Threat To The Global Economy...

The coronavirus is likely to have a bigger economic impact than previous outbreaks thanks to a rapidly growing Chinese economy and its deeper commercial ties to the U.S. In 2003, when the SARS virus hit, China’s GDP...
Health Emergency

World Health Organization To Decide Whether Wuhan Coronavirus A Global Health Emergency

The World Health Organization (WHO) will decide later today in Geneva whether or not to label the novel coronavirus from Wuhan a global health emergency. It is unclear exactly when this announcement will be made, but their...
Mental Health

How Social Media Affects Our Mental Health

The world is using social media now more than ever, with over 2.45 billion people actively using Facebook — and that’s just one of the many social platforms. Some people regularly obsess over gaining followings and likes, or wonder...
Economy

API Economy: Is It The Next Big Thing?

APIs (Application programming interfaces) have been around for decades. “They allow different systems to talk to each other in a seamless, fast fashion,” said Gary Hoberman, who is the CEO of Unqork.  Yet it’s been during...
Economy

Success In The New Economy

Do you worry how you’ll fit into a new labour market? Do you fear uncertain scenarios that lie ahead? Right now, we are transitioning from one economical period into a new one. During this transition, you must...
Survive and Thrive

How to Survive and Thrive Without a Credit Card

You can swear off credit cards and survive. The ubiquitousness of credit cards makes it difficult to fathom a life without one, but it is possible. The Boston Federal Reserve reports nearly 80% of adult Americans have...
Arts Degree

How Can A Liberal Arts Degree Lead To Financial Success?

Pursuing a liberal arts degree isn’t always a quick path to financial success. Looking at first-job salaries, people with liberal arts degrees tend to earn lowerthan people in fields like nursing, computer science, or accounting. Studies have...