British couple stranded on cruise ship Zaandam ‘extremely worried’

Bristol couple, Celia and Nick Jones, who are currently stuck on board Holland America Line’s cruise ship Zaandam off the coast of Panama have said they are extremely worried about how they will get home to care for their vulnerable son. Celia, 63, told the Telegraph: “We’re very concerned about getting home to our son … Read more British couple stranded on cruise ship Zaandam ‘extremely worried’

Stranded Canadians plead for help onboard coronavirus-stricken cruise ship – audio

Holding a sign that reads ‘help us’, a Canadian couple are stranded on the Holland America cruise ship Zaandam off the coast of Panama as sickness spreads aboard. Chris and Anna Joiner are among more than 130 passengers stuck onboard the vessel, which has been stranded for days after Chile refused to allow the ship … Read more Stranded Canadians plead for help onboard coronavirus-stricken cruise ship – audio

Coronavirus cruise ship passengers to be quarantined in Western Australia. | ABC News

More than 40 suspected cases of coronavirus have been identified on a cruise ship docked in Fremantle. The West Australian Government has struck a deal with the Commonwealth to transfer any passengers with Covid-19 to two private hospitals, while the remainder, all foreign nationals, will catch charter flights back to Germany. For more from ABC … Read more Coronavirus cruise ship passengers to be quarantined in Western Australia. | ABC News

Professor Paul Kelly says 496 of confirmed cases of COVID-19 from cruise ships | ABC News

In a press conference, Deputy Chief Medical Officer Paul Kelly says two-thirds of Australian cases have been linked to overseas travel. While Professor Kelly says that most of the people to die a coronavirus-related death have been in their 80s and 90s, the age range is getting lower. Read more here: https://ab.co/2xqxq5j For more from … Read more Professor Paul Kelly says 496 of confirmed cases of COVID-19 from cruise ships | ABC News

Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Saturday 28 March | ABC News

Coronavirus update: the latest COVID-19 news for Saturday 28 March | ABC News Victoria records 111 new coronavirus cases as the government clamps down on travellers to slow spread of COVID-19. In this update: 0:08 Total of 3,291 confirmed cases and national figures across the state 1:33: Victoria’s Premier Daniel Andrews urge people to stay … Read more Coronavirus update: The latest COVID-19 news for Saturday 28 March | ABC News

EVERYTHING you NEED to know about MLB owners/players new deal | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Download and subscribe to the Nothing Personal with David Samson podcast: https://plnk.to/NothingPersonal?to=page Today’s word of the day is ‘agreement’ as in the MLB and MLBPA reached on on all the details of the 2020 season. We’ve all been waiting for this. It was released that the owners voted unanimously on this, but that’s not really … Read more EVERYTHING you NEED to know about MLB owners/players new deal | Nothing Personal with David Samson

World Leaders Are Chocking Off Economic Growth Trying to Stop Coronavirus

Whatever is done to shut down the economy to stop the coronavirus is essential to protect companies as well as individuals, says Bloomberg Economics Editor Peter Coy. #Coronavirus #Covid19 #CoronavirusUS #Stimulus If companies fail en masse, high-functioning teams that have taken years to assemble will fail. Synergies will be lost. Workers who thrive in a … Read more World Leaders Are Chocking Off Economic Growth Trying to Stop Coronavirus

Winners and Losers in Congress’s $2 Trillion Virus Rescue Plan

Days of negotiations between the Trump administration and Congress — and fierce lobbying by industries eager for assistance dealing with the coronavirus outbreak — has yielded a rescue package worth more than $2 trillion in spending and tax breaks. It was passed by the U.S. Senate late Wednesday night. #Coronavirus #CoronavirusStimulus #Covid19 Here are some … Read more Winners and Losers in Congress’s $2 Trillion Virus Rescue Plan

Vanuatu narrowly avoids coronavirus scare | The World

Though Vanuatu has no confirmed cases of COVID-19, it had a scare when a cruise ship passenger who disembarked on an island later tested positive. Journalist Dan McGarry says this was despite the ship being ordered not to dock there. For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content … Read more Vanuatu narrowly avoids coronavirus scare | The World

New arrivals at Sydney Airport ignore COVID-19 distancing rules | ABC News

First it was cruise ship passengers, now a debacle over airline passengers has been unfolding at Sydney Airport. Mandatory new health checks on arrivals has led to extraordinary scenes of hundreds of people breaching social distancing rules. Here’s NSW state political reporter Ashleigh Raper. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-03-26/coronavirus-fears-at-sydney-airport-after-video-shows-long-lines/12092796 For more from ABC News, click here: … Read more New arrivals at Sydney Airport ignore COVID-19 distancing rules | ABC News