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Director of Wuhan Hospital Dies of Coronavirus as Infections Mount in China

Director of Wuhan Hospital Dies of Coronavirus as Infections Mount in China 1BEIJING — A respected neurologist who was director of Wuchang Hospital in Wuhan died Tuesday after contracting the novel coronavirus, despite a “full-effort rescue,” according to Wuhan’s municipal health commission.

Source: Live updates: Director of Wuhan hospital dies of coronavirus as infections mount in China

Japan’s Economy Shrinks 6.3 Percent

Japan's economy shrinks 6.3 percent as Coronavirus and stupid sales tax increase suppress demandFollowing a dismal final quarter of 2019, Japan’s economy is facing the risk of a recession because the coronavirus outbreak is hurting tourism and production.

Source: Japan’s Economy Shrinks 6.3% as Sales-Tax Increase Cools Consumption

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