Covid 19 coronavirus: American Samoa reports first case of coronavirus

American Samoa has reported its first case of coronavirus. The US territory’s acting governor and health officials said the islands’ first case of Covid-19 was of a resident who returned to America Samoa from Hawaii this week. The infected traveller flew in on Monday, the first day of newly resumed commercial flights from Honolulu to […]

South Korea's unemployment drops to record low as job seekers stay home

SEOUL (BLOOMBERG) – South Korean unemployment unexpectedly dropped to a record low last month as restrictions to combat the nation’s worst Covid-19 outbreak prevented job seekers from searching for work. The jobless rate tumbled to 2.8 per cent from 3.3 per cent in July as the economic participation rate declined, the statistics office said on […]