According to the latest estimate by health officials at least 20 million people in the US may already have been infected with Covid-19. The Centers for Disease Control says the true number of cases is likely to be 10 times higher than the reported figure. It comes as the state of Texas halted its reopening as infections and hospitalisations surged. The US has recorded 2.4m confirmed infections and 122,370 deaths. Some southern and western states have been reporting record numbers of cases in recent days.
- The President says that the unnecessary intervention of the government can become an obstacle for the development of businesses.
- Australia and New Zealand will host the 2023 Women’s World Cup.