COVID-19

India's war against the coronavirus pandemic

Unlike OECD countries, India imposed a pre-emptive national lockdown when the total case count was still low.

By SHAMIKA RAVI
01/06/2020
Employees, mostly veterans of military computing units, use keyboards working at a cyber hotline
Check Point CEO: We need to prepare for the coming 'cyber pandemic'

Even if the coronavirus pandemic could be less of a concern in Israel, "we need to protect ourselves against the cyber pandemic that is coming. We know it will happen, and we need to secure it.”

01/06/2020
The backdrop of the stage at last year’s AIPAC conference in Washington, DC
Due to COVID-19: AIPAC cancels its 2021 policy conference

“The impact of COVID-19 will make this a different and challenging year. But we are confident that the AIPAC community will continue to overcome any obstacle and rise to the occasion.”

A logo is pictured on the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
WHO's Dorit Nitzan to 'Post': 'Infodemic' hallmark of COVID-19

“We started to work and prepare the country for all potential hazards from bio-terrorism to war and cybersecurity, but the main issue we focused on was biological and emerging diseases.”

The entrance to the Paula Rehavia high school in Jerusalem, May 31, 2020.
Coronavirus never went away, but it can be kept under control

Israel has the capability to increase its testing and epidemiological analysis. It’s simply a matter of setting that as the policy and allocating the resources needed to make it happen.

Trends in the legal sector

The conservative legal industry has been resisting many of the technological innovations, but the recent pandemic is forcing even the most stubborn actors to make waves for the change.

31/05/2020
Monkeys steal coronavirus blood samples in India

"No evidence has been found that monkeys can contract the infection,” Dr. S. K. Garg told Reuters.

By REUTERS
30/05/2020
General view of a farewell event at Disney World on the final night before closure due to coronaviru
Florida officials approve Walt Disney World re-opening plans

When the Disney parks reopen, guests and employees will be required to wear masks and undergo temperature checks.

By REUTERS
29/05/2020
Tens of thousands of coronavirus tests and processing equipment arrived from China
Vlogger details joint fight of Israel, China against COVID-19

The video details the various ways in which the two countries helped one another from both the ordinary people from both countries and the governments.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
29/05/2020
Despite spike in coronavirus cases, most Israeli schools to open Sunday

The total number of coronavirus cases to date in Israel is 17,012 - an increase of 14 in the last day.

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