Hong Kong, Tokyo Report Record Coronavirus Cases

published on July 17, 2020

Let's get started in places like Japan and Hong Kong where the virus had seemed to be contained what's happening now yeah sherry these are places there the numbers are still much lower in places like Japan and in Hong Kong then we're seeing in your even in US states but

Where there have been at least a feeling that things have been contained pretty well people were going back to work back to well now that's kind of going the other way in Hong Kong where we haven't seen really local transmission for weeks

And weeks in the last few weeks now there's been a fair bit of local transmission and yesterday there was a record and the daily cases of 63 which sounds you know relatively small compared when you're looking at places

Like Florida Arizona which are you know in the thousands in cases I but still this is concerning because it had been under control and now seeing that being so both Hong Kong and Tokyo where is another center of transmission in Japan

Are doing things to try to stop the spread in Hong Kong here are a vendor they were they went back they've ended they're fine so not wearing a mask on public transportation restaurants all restaurants are closing it's the PM

Measures like that but it was but the numbers are still going up day today because these actions have just been taken in the last few days the same in Tokyo Tokyo does not really have a work from home culture which has been part of

The issue they're very difficult to get people not to be in the office and that's something that they're they're trying to work on as well because of course that affects the public transportations the number of people who

Are on public and dirty and Jody as we get the key encouraging initial development on vaccines we're hearing from governments that that Russian state intelligence is also part of this you know hacking of international research

We've heard this from the UK and the US as well and that's right in a dramatic statement Britain's national cybersecurity center that vaccine and therapeutic sectors multiple countries have been targeted by

This Russian in hacking Center and that it's almost certainly part of Russian state intelligence in the US and Canada later you should their own statements backing up those findings what's unclear is

Whether research facilities have been damaged or vaccine programs have been set back as a result of these hacks which of course would be here would would be a major setback because these are things vaccines have now taken the

Testing has really started ramping up and there have been some hopeful signs but this is really quite a dramatic incident it comes at a delicate time also in geopolitics with the us election looming in the US and the

Pandemic plunging the world's economy into recession so it's quite a dramatic development

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