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Today’s Solutions: July 15, 2024

Vietnam sets “rice ATMs” a

Vietnam sets “rice ATMs” across its cities to help those out of work

Vietnam has reported only 265 cases of coronavirus and zero deaths to date -- numbers that are significantly lower than in the rest of the world.  However, to prevent the spread of the virus the country has gone into lockdown, leaving thousands of citizens struggling to make ends meet as they can Read More...

The UK will pay wages to any w

The UK will pay wages to any worker facing unemployment amidst pandemic

In a truly unprecedented move, the UK government has announced that it will subsidize the wages of any worker facing unemployment because of the coronavirus pandemic as it ordered the closure of pubs and restaurants to try to contain the outbreak. According to finance minister Rishi Sunak, the Read More...