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Insurers add food to coverage menu as way to improve health

When COVID-19 first swarmed the United States, one health insurer called some customers with a question: Do you have enough to eat? Oscar Health wanted to know if people had adequate...

Malaysia to roll out additional $3.7 billion stimulus measures

Malaysia will introduce 15 billion ringgit ($3.71 billion) worth of additional stimulus measures to support its pandemic-hit economy and fight COVID-19, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin said in a telev...

Aid chief: US naming Yemen rebels terrorists a famine threat

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. humanitarian chief is urging the United States to reverse its decision to declare Yemen’s Houthi rebels a terrorist group, warning that the designation will likely lead ...

Outcry over COVID-19 food parcels for UK children prompts U-turn

Mizz, a single mother from Stoke-on-Trent, said her heart sank when she opened the food package from the British government. "We were gobsmacked," Mizz, who didn't want to give her fu...

Madame Tussauds Singapore creates travel bubble with Korea

SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 22 December 2020 - With phase 3 around the corner, group gatherings of 8 can go out and explore, just in time to "travel to Korea". The world famous wax attraction is crea...

Taiwan stimulus vouchers available for APRC holders until Dec. 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreigners who are permanent residents in Taiwan, as well as diplomats, are eligible to receive Taiwan's stimulus vouchers until Dec. 31. In July, Taiwan launched i...

Google releases top 10 search terms in Taiwan for 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Google on Wednesday (Dec. 9) released its Year in Search for 2020, including the results for Taiwan, which revealed that the two most searched terms this year were related to t...

Biden's pick to head OMB brings experience, Twitter enemies

WASHINGTON (AP) — Neera Tanden has delighted in labeling Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell as “Moscow Mitch”; in the wake of the acrimonious vote to confirm Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh,...

Leap Into iShopChangi’s Happy Haulidays Specials Featuring Exclusive Discounts and Promotions

Make this holiday season an unforgettable one with iShopChangi. Running until January 3, 2021, shoppers can save up to 60% on over 10,000 top-notch deals. Across stellar sitewide discounts, promotions...

School closings threaten gains of students with disabilities

Without any in-school special education services for months, 14-year-old Joshua Nazzaro’s normally sweet demeanor has sometimes given way to aggressive meltdowns that had been under control before the...

Taiwan’s Triple Stimulus Vouchers available to APRC holders until Dec. 31, 2020

The Triple Stimulus Vouchers program launched July 15 allows not only Taiwanese citizens but also foreign or Chinese spouses who have resident permits to purchase them, effectively spurring domestic c...

Shop for a Cause, Shop for H.O.P.E.

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA - Media OutReach - 26 November 2020 - The Covid-19 outbreak has affected everyone, including animals, to varying degrees. According to non-profit organisation Homeless & Orp...

Hang Lung Properties Proudly Presents - "’Dream’ the Monopoly Dreams" Christmas Campaign

Join Mega Mr. Monopoly for his 85th Birthday Celebrations Enter the Lucky Draw and Stand a Chance to win HK$600,000 Spending Credit and Amazing Prizes Worth of HK$1 Million upon Any Purchase of HK$50...

Many Americans flying for holiday despite CDC pleas

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Millions of Americans bought tickets to fly somewhere for Thanksgiving before the nation's top public health agency pleaded with them not to travel for the holiday. ...

Lawsuit: HUD perpetuated racial segregation in Hartford area

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has perpetuated racial segregation in Connecticut's capital by failing to help poor Black and Hispanic families living in di...