As European Nations Look to National Health Passes, Can the U.S. Learn Any Lessons?

France and Italy are seeking to bolster vaccination rates by making it harder for the unvaccinated to visit public venues including restaurants and sporting events. The post As European Nations Look to National Health Passes, Can the U.S. Learn Any Lessons? appeared first on https://www.nytimes.com

Chinese Health Officials Shocked by W.H.O. Covid-19 Origin Study

Zeng Yixin, the vice minister of the Chinese National Health Commission, dismissed the theory that the coronavirus was man-made in a lab after the World Health Organization proposed to further investigate the labs in Wuhan. The post Chinese Health Officials Shocked by W.H.O. Covid-19 Origin Study appeared first on https://www.nytimes.com

A New Day in Haiti? Many Haitians Have Their Doubts.

Tuesday was a day for paying tribute to its assassinated president, and installing new leaders. But to many struggling Haitians, they looked more than a little familiar. The post A New Day in Haiti? Many Haitians Have Their Doubts. appeared first on https://www.nytimes.com

What China Expects From Businesses: Total Surrender

Unlike regulators in Europe and the U.S., Beijing is using the guise of antitrust to bring powerful tech companies into line with its priorities. The post What China Expects From Businesses: Total Surrender appeared first on https://www.nytimes.com

The Failure of China’s Microchip Giant Tests Beijing’s Tech Ambitions

Tsinghua Unigroup, a would-be microchip champion, is facing bankruptcy, a setback in China’s quest for semiconductor self-reliance. The post The Failure of China’s Microchip Giant Tests Beijing’s Tech Ambitions appeared first on https://www.nytimes.com

Haiti’s U.N. Ambassador Calls on International Community for Help

The United Nations met and discussed the unrest in Haiti after the country’s president was assassinated. A moment of silence was also held to honor the fallen president. The post Haiti’s U.N. Ambassador Calls on International Community for Help appeared first on https://www.nytimes.com