@jaketapper The news out of Hong Kong and Singapore should have them thinking twice about accelerating the return-to-normal plans.
Headlines from #FathomRecessionWatch : Equity markets rallied yesterday; increasing restrictions in Hong Kong and Singapore highlight risk of repeated waves of infections; India and South Africa order 3 week nationwide #COVID-19 lockdowns. @fathomcomment
The US #coronavirus case numbers have surpassed Italy and Iran at the same stage in their outbreaks. They have also far outpaced places like Hong Kong and Singapore, where the governments mobilized more quickly.
How do we keep health-care workers seeing patients rather than becoming patients? @Atul_Gawande on the lessons we can learn from Hong Kong and Singapore.
The U.S. was quick to restrict travel from China in the early weeks of the outbreak; now travelers from the U.S. are exporting a “second wave” of infections to China, Hong Kong and Singapore
Singapore, Hong Kong and Taiwan have also managed to keep the number of coronavirus cases down with some success, through vigilant monitoring and early intervention