Corporate Corner

15 July, 2020 12:00 AM printer

Corporate Corner

 People fill the tanks of their cars with gasoline at a gas station in Maracaibo, Zulia State, Venezuela, amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. The shortage of gasoline keeps being a headache for Venezuelans amid the new coronavirus pandemic, weeks after new fuel prices were inforced in a country where it used to be almost free.

A man wearing PPE (personal protective equipment), of a face mask or covering as a precautionary measure against COVID-19, walk in an empty Covent Garden in London as some non-essential retailers reopen from their coronavirus shutdown. Britain's economy slumped by almost a fifth in the three months to May compared with the prior December-February period, as the coronavirus lockdown ravaged activity, official data showed on Wednesday.

Workers renovate a path along Hoan Kiem lake in Hanoi on Wednesday.

A cargo ship was berthing at a port in Qingdao in China's eastern Shandong province. Chinese trade enjoyed surprise growth in June 2020 as the world slowly emerges from economy-strangling lockdowns, though officials warned of headwinds for recovery owing to the spread of the pandemic.