The Pulse • Globally there were over 85 million confirmed Covid-19 cases at the start of January and over 20 million in the United States alone.
Just as we were recovering from the long drought and the worst bushfires on record, the global coronavirus pandemic took hold and changed everything.
The Pulse Joe Biden is the projected winner of the US presidential election, with the ‘safe harbour’ deadline making it hard for legal challenges to change the outcome.
The Pulse The global economic recovery continues, however growth is uneven across regions and there were signs of a loss of momentum in Europe through the September quarter.
The Pulse Since the initial outbreak, COVID‐19 has spread to over 210 countries, and estimates indicate it could trim global economic growth by between 3.0% to 6.0% in 2020.