IMF, WORLD BANK READY TO SUPPLY FUNDS TO FIGHT VIRUS OUTBREAK

The International Monetary Fund and World Bank are ready to provide countries in need with immediate emergency funding to fight the coronavirus outbreak, a spokesman said on Thursday. While they have yet to receive a request for aid, the institutions…

ONEPLUS 8 COULD LAUNCH ONLINE: DUE TO CORONAVIRUS CONCERNS

The businesses of various tech companies have been affected due to the COVID-19 coronavirus in China. Upcoming flagship phones from Redmi, Realme, iQOO and other brands are expected to get unveiled through online launch events. founder and CEO Pete Lau…

JAPAN APPROVES BILL TO HELP FIRMS TO DEVELOP 5G, DRONE TECHNOLOGIES

Japan’s cabinet on Tuesday approved a bill to support companies to develop secure 5G mobile networks and drone technologies amid growing alarm among Tokyo policymakers over the increasing influence of China’s 5G technology. The bill will give companies which develop…

HUAWEI TO SUFFER AS CORONAVIRUS HAMMERS CHINA PHONE SALES- COUNTERPOINT

Huawei Technologies Co Ltd will be among the worst hit from a collapse in Chinese smartphone sales in the first quarter due to the coronavirus outbreak, industry researchers Counterpoint said on Thursday, slashing estimates for the world’s biggest market. Hong…

REDMI NOTE 8 GETS A PRICE HIKE IN INDIA DUE TO CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK

Xiaomi is the latest smartphone maker to have been hit by the coronavirus outbreak’s impact on the supply chain in China. To recall, the Redmi Note 8 series was launched in India last year. The company has announced that it…

MEDIATEK EXPECTES TO SELL 170-200 MILLION 5G SMARTPHONE IN 2020

Additionally, Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi co-founder Lei Jun announced the company is planning to pump $7 billion in 5G, AI and IoT over the next five years. Last month, Chinese local research agencies suggest that 20 per cent of all…

AIRBNB FREEZES ALL CHECK-INS IN BEIJING PROPERTIES UNTIL MARCH: CORONAVIRUS

To curb the coronavirus outbreak that’s spreading across China, Airbnb Inc. is suspending all the bookings in the city until March to comply with local regulations. It will offer refunds to all those affected or that cancel their bookings, the…

CORONAVIRUS IMPACT: CORONAVIRUS SET TO THROW MWC 2020

Due to the Novel coronavirus outbreak, over 900 has killed in China and infected thousands across the globe so far, has now created initial chaos for the upcoming Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2020 in Barcelona, with LG, Ericsson, and Nvidia…

YOU MUST HAVE THESE 5 MEDICAL APP ON YOUR SMARTPHONE

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared a global health emergency over the outbreak of a new coronavirus, which originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan. At least 636 people have died in mainland China. Two deaths have been reported…

GOOGLE ACTIVATES SOS ALERT FOR CORONAVIRUS IN SEARCH: HOW TO KEEP YOURSELF SAFE

Google today activated an SOS Alert for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus to quickly provide key news and other resources. Searching for “coronavirus” or a related query will yield a white card noting the SOS Alert and ability to share directly. Earthquakes…