Tag: postvirus

Coronavirus: PM pledges to ‘build back better’ post-virus

Image copyright Reuters Boris Johnson will promise to “build back better” as he unveils government plans to soften the economic impact of coronavirus. Speaking in the West Midlands, the prime minister will say he wants to use the coronavirus crisis “to tackle this country’s great unresolved challenges”. As part of a “new deal”, Mr Johnson will set out plans to… Read more →

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National People’s Congress: China’s parliament meets for post-virus show of strength

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption There will be tight security around all NPC events China’s National People’s Congress is a key date in Beijing’s choreography of politics and power. It takes place this year as the country emerges from the virus crisis – and seeks to bolster its authority both on the domestic and the global stage. It also… Read more →