Archive for February 2020

Flu season is getting weirder

Flu season is getting weirder

Coronavirus may be in the headlines, but it’s still flu season, and a weird one at that — officials are seeing a new spike in flu activity as a second strain of flu hits on the heels of the first. The 2019-2020 flu season already had an unusual start — in December and early January, […]

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Coronavirus drives Alrosa to shift diamond sales from Hong Kong

Coronavirus drives Alrosa to shift diamond sales from Hong Kong

Russia’s Alrosa, the world’s largest diamond mining company, will hold its March auctions in Moscow and Israel after Hong Kong postponed two jewellery shows because of the coronavirus outbreak, the company said on Wednesday. Demand for diamonds in China, the world’s second largest market after the United States, had already weakened last year because of […]

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