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- Global cases: More than 3.65 million
- Global deaths: More than 256,800
- Most cases reported: United States (over 1.2 million), Spain (over 219,300), Italy (over 213,000), United Kingdom (over 196,200), France (over 170,600)
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University as of 8:25 a.m. Beijing time.
All times below are in Beijing time.
10:08 am: The pandemic has pummeled global travel – 5 charts show how
While all sectors are feeling the effects of a drastic slowdown in global economic activities, the travel and tourism industries are struggling with a multitude of challenges. Lockdown measures have kept people at home during some of the peak seasons for traveling, shelving travel plans globally.
Since the outbreak, more than 200 countries and territories have enacted measures to restrict and deter travel in an attempt to limit…