Businesses around the world are starting to plan for a restart to operations, as some executives hope the worst is behind us. President Donald Trump on Monday touted the country’s ability to test Americans for Covid-19 as central to reopening, however, health officials continue to warn about the potential for a resurgence in cases if economies are reopened too soon. Starting at noon, we’ll be covering all the news out of our virtual Healthy Returns Summit, which features in-depth interviews with health care CEOs and industry leaders fighting the pandemic.
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- Global cases: More than 4.1 million
- Global deaths: At least 286,615
- US cases: More than 1.3 million
- US deaths: At least 80,684
The data above was compiled by Johns Hopkins University.