Travel and tourism in Colombia will be long affected by the pandemic

Provided by: Colombiareports.com Colombia’s travel and tourism industry is no more, government efforts will aid only the few. The international 24-hour news channels engage us with cute visuals of wildlife reclaiming the streets in cities around the world and inform us of the heroes on the frontlines combating the virus, while in Colombia at least, we are expected to digest a not-so-subtle public relations campaign in favor of President Ivan Duque’s government and its response to…

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Shoot them dead’: Duterte warns against violating lockdown

Warning from Philippine president comes after slum dwellers stage protests over lack of food supplies. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has warned he would order the country’s police and military to shoot dead anyone “who creates trouble” during a month-long lockdown of the island of Luzon enforced to halt the spread of the coronavirus. “Let this be a warning to all. Follow the government at this time because it is critical that we have order,” he…

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