Coronavirus can lead 60 million people to extreme poverty

The crisis unleashed by the Covid-19 pandemic and the closure of developed economies can lead to extreme poverty for 60 million people worldwide, undoing much of the progress made in recent years in the fight against the relief of poverty, as the president of the World Bank has warned,David Malpass. “The pandemic and the closure […]

When should you wear a mask in the car?

N. S. Madrid Updated:05/20/2020 13: 49h save Related news The Ministry of Health has published this Wednesday the order regulating the mandatory use of masks on public roads, in outdoor spaces and in any closed space for public use that is open to the public, provided that it is not possible to maintain an interpersonal […]

The Norwegian far-right attacks in networks who shows off a UN pin | Global World Blog

Should members of the government pin down the UN’s sustainability goals as the country sidesteps the coronavirus crisis? This question has fueled the political debate in Norway, both in the halls of Parliament, the Storting, and on social media. The multi-colored donut icon representing the 2030 Agenda to achieve the 17 United Nations-promoted Sustainable Development […]

Quarantine prohibited in Disneyland’s “tropical paradise” | Global World Blog

Alone, but in paradise. That would be thought by a 42-year-old man detained on a private island belonging to the Disney company in Florida, shuttered for 21 years, who after his arrest told the authorities that it seemed to him a “tropical paradise”. Orange County agents detained Richard McGuire last Thursday: He told them he […]

“Abimagic”, time maker – Culture / Next

If one day I return to Seattle I will not fail to sit down at a table at this teriyaki restaurant located at the crossroads of Ave and 45e in the university district where Bill Gates once put his butt down. It is not for him of course, but to meet Abimagique who has taken […]

From Louis XIV to ‘Vogue’, the origin of fashion magazines | Style

What was before, fashion or fashion magazines? This may not be as circular a question as if it were the chicken or the egg before, but neither is its answer as clear as it might seem if it were said that fashion magazines are much later than the appearance of trends. It is not like […]

The guide to returning to work: mask and two meters of safety distance

Workers in the non-essential sectors have to return to their posts next Monday or next Tuesday, depending on their autonomous community of residence, after the recoverable paid leave expired on April 9. The Ministry of Health has published a guide with the guidelines of good practices in the workplace in order to make this return […]

Wafer-thin protective layer: tough on tough

Wit lubricates well, drives well – the vernacular is full of wisdom. This is why oils, greases and other lubricants provide less resistance in vehicle construction and wherever metallic surfaces rub against each other. Since every drop counts in the age of fuel savings, modern engine oils have long since become watery liquids, but they […]