Two masks, no lockdown: Japan PM's latest coronavirus move riles social media

* Japan on brink of medical crisis – experts* Twitter users scathing over masks offer* Abe cautious on declaring state of emergency* Interactive graphic tracking global spread of coronavirus: open https://tmsnrt.rs/3aIRuz7 in an external browser (Adds comments from opposition, doctors group, analyst)By Elaine Lies and Linda SiegTOKYO, April 2 (Reuters) – Facing calls to declare […]

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM Shinzo Abe offers masks, gets social media roasting

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM Shinzo Abe offers masks, gets social media roasting

Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people free cloth masks, pointing to growing frustration for some over his handling of the crisis. Abe’s offer of masks – two per household – came the day after experts had […]

Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

A pledge by Japan’s Prime Minist­er Shinzo Abe to send two reusab­le cloth face masks to every househ­old Japan’s prime minister has in recent days begun sporting a small apparently homemade cloth mask. PHOTO: AFP TOKYO: Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on […]

Abenomask? Japan PM’s ‘two masks per home’ plan slammed on social media

Abenomask? Japan PM’s ‘two masks per home’ plan slammed on social media

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has quickly become an online meme following his announcement Wednesday evening that the government will distribute two cloth masks to every household in the nation, a policy many slammed as out of touch with reality. Presiding over a COVID-19 meeting at the Prime Minister’s Office, Abe revealed a batch of measures […]

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people free cloth masks, pointing to growing frustration for some over his handling of the crisis. Abe’s offer of masks – two per household – came the day after experts had […]

On brink of Covid-19 crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

On brink of Covid-19 crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wears a protective face mask at an upper house parliamentary session in Tokyo April 1, 2020. — Reuters pic TOKYO, April 2 — Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media today for instead offering people free cloth masks, […]

China amassing propaganda army on Twitter

China amassing propaganda army on Twitter

Fake accounts sending out pro-CCP messages prevail on Twitter (@hommondace photo) Fake accounts sending out pro-CCP messages prevail on Twitter (@hommondace photo) TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China has been spreading propaganda on social media platforms outside the Great Firewall, and now private enterprises are helping the regime to expand its online influence. Although the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has […]

(Reuters) On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

(Reuters) On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting

Image source : reuters.com Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people free cloth masks, pointing to growing frustration for some over his handling of the crisis.

On Brink of Coronavirus Crisis, Japan PM Offers Masks, Gets Social Media Roasting

New Enterprise Singapore initiative to help SMEs break into e-commerce market

Singapore File photo of an SME in Singapore (Photo: TODAY) 02 Apr 2020 11:20AM(Updated: 02 Apr 2020 11:20AM) Share this content Bookmark SINGAPORE: Small and medium enterprises (SMEs), who have little or no e-commerce experience, can start selling online through support from a new Enterprise Singapore initiative. The E-Commerce Booster Package provides both cost and manpower […]

MCO: Malaysian churches take to social media during Holy Week | Malaysia

MCO: Malaysian churches take to social media during Holy Week | Malaysia

Churchgoers have been advised to attend mass online. ― Picture by Ham Abu Bakar KUALA LUMPUR, April 2 — Churches in the country are to make use of the social media to enable Christians to observe the Holy Week (preceding Easter) and Easter Sunday due to the movement control order (MCO) that prohibits mass gatherings. […]

Social media, gaming, content – how India under lockdown stays engaged

Social media, gaming, content – how India under lockdown stays engaged

With people confined to their homes due to the nation-wide lockdown amid the COVID-19 crisis, Consumers have taken to their mobiles as they seek entertainment, information, news and scourge for unique ways to engage themselves in times of social distancing.  Based on platform insights from January 1 to March 23 and survey responses held between […]

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting – Apadana Freedom Foundation

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting | WIBQ

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting | WIBQ

By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) – Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people free cloth masks, pointing to growing frustration for some over his handling of the crisis. Abe’s offer of masks – two per household – […]

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting | World | News | SaltWire

On brink of coronavirus crisis, Japan PM offers masks, gets social media roasting | World | News | SaltWire

By Elaine Lies and Linda Sieg TOKYO (Reuters) – Facing calls to declare a coronavirus state of emergency, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was flamed on social media on Thursday for instead offering people free cloth masks, pointing to growing frustration for some over his handling of the crisis. Abe’s offer of masks – two […]

Maharashtra Public Health Department launches COVID-19 helpline on WhatsApp; and more | Cities News,The Indian Express

Maharashtra Public Health Department launches COVID-19 helpline on WhatsApp; and more | Cities News,The Indian Express

By: Express News Service | Pune | Updated: April 2, 2020 1:09:57 am The Covid Helpline Maharashtra is an automated ‘chatbot’ service that will allow residents to get verified answers to questions about coronavirus from the Public Health Department of Maharashtra within 24 hours. The Public Health Department of Maharashtra has launched a dedicated Covid […]

India, April 2 — Facebook and its family of apps includin

India, April 2 — Facebook and its family of apps including Instagram and WhatsApp were down for some users across the globe on Wednesday night. According to Down Detector, the platform that tracks the outages in various social media platforms, issues with Facebook began at around 6:30 PM IST with users in North America and […]

Enterprise Singapore launches e-commerce help package for retail SMEs, SME – THE BUSINESS TIMES

Enterprise Singapore launches e-commerce help package for retail SMEs, SME – THE BUSINESS TIMES

Thu, Apr 02, 2020 – 11:25 AM TO help small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the retail sector that have been badly hit by the novel coronavirus outbreak, Enterprise Singapore (ESG) on Thursday launched a booster package to aid such companies in setting up online sales channels. The E-Commerce Booster Package covers 90 per cent […]

India, April 2 — Instagram is reportedly working on a new

India, April 2 — Instagram is reportedly working on a new feature that will help limit sensitive content. Spotted by reverse engineer Jane Manchun Wong, the feature is said to be enabled by default. Right now, it’s not clear what Instagram will classify as “sensitive content” but reports suggest it could be NSFW and mature […]

Amitabh Bachchan MOTIVATES India to “FIGHT” the Coronavirus with his latest Instagram post! | Hindi Movie

Amitabh Bachchan MOTIVATES India to “FIGHT” the Coronavirus with his latest Instagram post! | Hindi Movie

Amitabh Bachchan is quite active on social media and now, during the Coronavirus outbreak, the megastar has been motivating everyone to stay inside their homes and follow the instructions given by the government.On Wednesday, Big B took to his Instagram to share a few lines of his late father Harivanshrai Bachchan. Also, in his caption, […]

Indian govt asks Twitter for information about 474 accounts

Indian govt asks Twitter for information about 474 accounts

New Delhi: The Indian government has asked Twitter to provide information about 474 accounts and requested to remove or withhold content about 504 accounts on violating the law of the land in the first six months of this year. According to Twitter’s latest transparency report, it helped the Indian government in 5 per cent of […]

UW professor apologizes for anti-Chinese posts on social media

UW professor apologizes for anti-Chinese posts on social media

WATERLOO — A University of Waterloo professor has apologized for anti-Chinese posts he made on his personal Facebook account in the past week. “I didn’t mean to hurt anybody’s feelings,” said Dipanjan Basu, an associate professor of engineering, in a telephone interview today. Basu has since taken down the posts, but the Record has seen […]

Chinese internet site operates competition to locate brides for millionaires

Cash can not purchase you adore, however in contemporary Asia it may enable you to get the choose of 50,000 of Asia’s prettiest girls after one of many nation’s biggest online dating sites agencies held a competition to obtain the perfect match for 18 of their dollar-millionaire people. Your competition, run by jiayuan.com, has drawn […]

HONOR India Encourages ‘21 Days of Positivity’ Through Social Media

HONOR India Encourages ‘21 Days of Positivity’ Through Social Media

HONOR India, the global leading tech brand for the youth, recently started an initiative on their social media to spread positivity amidst the ongoing situation. Titled as ‘21 days of Positivity’, the initiative aims at uplifting the consumers while they are staying at home to fight the current pandemic. For the people to stay motivated […]

2 Taiwanese student returnees from US flout quarantine to get oyster omelette, post it on Instagram

Taiwan has a mandatory 14-day mandatory self isolation for returnees to Taiwan. These two high school students from the U.S. were no exception. According to Taiwanese media, two Taiwanese students arrived back in Taiwan on March 25, 2020 at around 6am. They were then supposed to take a specially designated taxi back home immediately. However, […]

Facebook India elevates Kabir Chandra as Head, Music Partnerships

Facebook India elevates Kabir Chandra as Head, Music Partnerships

Prior to this, he was Lead, Music Business Development – India. Facebook India has recently elevated Kabir Chandra as head, music partnerships. Previously, he was lead, music business development. He joined facebook in 2018. Prior to joining facebook, Kabir worked with Tips Industries for around 6 years. He has also worked with Sony Music group […]

Coronavirus Alert: Indian Government Creates Dedicated Twitter Handle

Coronavirus Alert: Indian Government Creates Dedicated Twitter Handle

        News oi-Sharmishte Datti | Published: Wednesday, April 1, 2020, 18:50 [IST] COVID-19 coronavirus has resulted in a country-wide shut down in India. Not only in India, but many other countries worldwide have implemented similar measures to curb the spread of the deadly virus. With the lockdown in place, the Indian government […]

Advantages of Healthcare online marketing for medical (New Delhi India)

Advantages of Healthcare online marketing for medical (New Delhi India)

 Become accessible Many doctors and medical professionals still consider digital media a nuisance but little do they know that it allows smooth flow of information from healthcare industry to patients. For example, a hospital can educate more patients about its services through its website than through medical counselors. Expand reach and increase awareness A […]