According to the World Health Organization, the number of people infected with coronavirus infection in the world is more than 89 million 48 thousand, of which more than 1 million 930 thousand people have died (as of 19:21 CET on 11 January 2021 ). Over the past day, 660,993 new cases of coronavirus infection have been detected in the world, 11,061 patients have died.
According to Xinhua correspondents abroad, the world media write that the recent riots in the American Capitol, which was stormed by supporters of Donald Trump, reflected the serious polarization of American society, increased mistrust between its various groups and exposed political problems. systems of the United States.
The Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), QU Dongyu, today launched the International Year of Fruits and Vegetables 2021 (IYFV) with an appeal to improve healthy and sustainable food production through innovation and technology and to reduce food loss and waste.
A record 68 thousand cases of coronavirus infection and 1.3 thousand deaths were recorded in Great Britain per day, authorities say.
Brazilian ultra-right President Jair Bolsonaro explained the termination of state subsidies to fight poverty by the fact that the country is "ruined" and he cannot do anything about the crisis due to the "press-inflated" coronavirus.
The negative impact of COVID-19 on the US economy is expected to be serious. While mass vaccinations indicate the end of the pandemic itself, it does not provide immunity from long-term economic damage to the country. The source of the coming economic downturn is unlikely to come as a surprise. Despite remarkable breakthroughs in vaccines, therapies and treatment protocols, the second wave is far worse than the first in terms of infection, hospitalization, and mortality.
According to the minutes of the December meeting of the US Federal Reserve System /FRS/ on monetary policy, published on Wednesday, Fed officials believe that the trend of the US economic recovery is developing better than previously expected, but recently it is slowing down and overall growth is still much lower than it was before the outbreak of the novel coronavirus /COVID-19/, Xinhua reported.
The European Medicines Agency has conditionally approved the use of the COVID-19 vaccine by the American company Moderna.
In 2021, the Kazakh authorities plan to sign an Agreement on cooperation in the field of emergency situations with Turkmenistan. According to official data, the Agreement envisages: