Asian Cup 2023: China withdraws as host due to Covid-19

China has withdrawn as host of the 2023 Asian Cup because of Covid-19. The 24-team competition was to be held across 10 cities from June next year. But the country is dealing with its worst coronavirus outbreak since the pandemic began. “The AFC acknowledges the exceptional circumstances caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, which led to the relinquishment (by China) of…

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Coronavirus: Government sends Shs2b to students trapped in China

Coronavirus: Government sends Shs2b to students trapped in China. The legislature has at long last sent cash implied for upkeep to Ugandan understudies caught in Wuhan, China, the focal point of Coronavirus flare-up. However, a payslip seen by this paper demonstrates that $600,000 (about Shs2.2b) sent to the Uganda Embassy. In Beijing, China, through the BKCHCNBJ, Bank of China (Head…

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Coronavirus in Uganda: Who owns the cure?

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Establishment of Virology in Wuhan, the focal point of the worldwide coronavirus episode, documented a patent for Gilead’s remdesivir antiviral medication on January 21 In an announcement to the Post, California-based Gilead said it applied for a worldwide patent in 2016, remembering for China, for utilizing the medication to treat all coronavirus-connected sicknesses. China has applied to patent a medication…

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