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China Is Open Again. 13 Ways to Tap Into Its Recovery Right Now.
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China Is Open Again. 13 Ways to Tap Into Its Recovery Right Now.

Chinese stocks look poised to keep bouncing into the Year of the Rabbit. As authorities peel back some of the last Covid restrictions this weekend and policy makers prioritize reviving the world’s second largest economy, Chinese stocks stand to recoup some of the steep losses of the past two years.  On the economic front, more dismal developments are likely forthcoming in the first quarter as Covid cases mount and China grapples with the public-health mess created by its abrupt pivot away from zero-Covid restrictions and the threat of lockdowns. Source link
China’s COVID situation is worrying, says French health minister
Health

China’s COVID situation is worrying, says French health minister

PARIS, Jan 5 (Reuters) - The situation regarding COVID infections in China is "worrying", the French health minister said on Thursday although he added that pressure on France's hospitals regarding COVID was easing.European Union member states on Wednesday agreed to introduce some safety measures with regard to travellers from China, as the bloc's crisis response group recommended that passengers flying to the EU should have a negative COVID-19 test before they board."We're declining considerably, including with regard to people in hospital, but what's going on in China is worrying", France's Health Minister Francois Braun told France 2 television.Reporting by Tassilo Hummel; Editing by Sudip Kar-GuptaOur Standards: The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles. Source link