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Rush to pharmacies leads to medication rationing in Macau

Macau will limit, as of today, the purchase of medication in pharmacies in the territory, which is facing the biggest outbreak of covid-19 since the beginning of the pandemic, announced the Institute for Pharmaceutical Supervision and Administration (ISAF). “There…
SocietyWorld

Pope Francis announces that Benedict XVI is "very ill"

Pope Francis announced this Wednesday that his predecessor, Benedict XVI, 95, is “very ill”. “I would like to ask you all for a special prayer for Pope Emeritus Benedict, because he is very sick, asking the Lord to console and support him,” Francis said…
Society

Children forced to grow up fast in Ukraine's frontline towns

Lisa Shtanko, 8, stood on the side of a muddy road watching Ukrainian soldiers pass by, one of only a few children left in a town hit hard by Russia’s invasion. There was hardly any heating or electricity. Most of her friends were long gone. And just that morning a…
ChinaMacao

Nucleic acid test for target groups canceled in Macau

The New Coronavirus Type Contingency Coordination Center announced last night that from today, December 27, nucleic acid testing for target groups, people with suspicious symptoms and at-risk groups will be cancelled. The announcement also states that if residents…
ChinaEconomy

Huawei's service center in Lisbon moves to new facilities

Huawei Service Center in Lisbon moves from Avenida António Augusto Aguiar to Rua Manuel da Silva Leal, in Benfica. Customer support space opens at the new location on January 2. The Huawei Service Center in Lisbon will be relocated to a new location. Until now…
Society

The end is nigh? Climate, nuclear crises spark fears of worst

For thousands of years, predictions of apocalypse have come and gone. But with dangers rising from nuclear war and climate change, does the planet need to at least begin contemplating the worst? When the world rang in 2022, few would have expected the year to feature the…
Society

Floods in the Philippines leave at least 13 dead and 23 missing

At least 13 people died and 23 were reported missing in the floods recorded since Saturday in various regions of the southern and eastern Philippines, the natural disaster management agency said today. In the latest update, the Philippine emergency team said that around…
Society

Storm Elliot: Biden declares emergency in New York state

The President of the United States approved the declaration of emergency for the state of New York, the most affected by Storm Elliot, to facilitate federal aid to respond to the needs of the population, announced the White House. With this statement, Joe Biden approves…