Global economic recession according to most economists is unlikely to happen given the current circumstances, but future events will clarify the scope and socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19.
As COVID-19 spreads around the world while appearing to have stalled in China, people should stop the prejudice and discrimination, and cooperate to beat the virus as soon as possible.
The spread of the COVID-19 and fears of the virus becoming pandemic are being relentlessly reported in all forms of international media, offline and online.
COVID-19 is a difficult situation, and it is getting worse in some countries.
This is not the time for media speculation, politicization and panic. The coronavirus disease is akin to a natural disaster with global effects, requiring serious actions by governments and responsible discussion in the media.
Since China has shown strong mobilization in fighting against an epidemic, not to mention the great unity of the Chinese people today, China is now rebooting its economic engine across the country. So, the rest months of this year are enough for the country to catch up the growth goal.