As the first case of the virus was found in the central Chinese city of Wuhan in November 2019, China then became the first epicenter of the disease. Following the containment measure implemented by Chinese authorities, how did the fallout from the outbreak impact China?
Virtual Global Town Hall – Briefing untuk Diaspora Indonesia di Seluruh Dunia: Update Mengenai Perang Melawan COVID-19 di Tanah Air
On the 25th of April, FPCI in collaboration with Indonesian Diaspora Network – Global (IDN-G), Asosiasi Dosen Indonesia (ADI), and Perhimpunan Pelajar Indonesia se-Dunia (PPI Dunia) convened the first Indonesian government briefing on COVID-19 in Indonesia to Indonesian diaspora around the globe.
Virtual Public Discussion – Coronavirus Crisis? Assessing the Impact of COVID-19 on the Indonesian and World Economy
The current coronavirus pandemic is creating enormous burden on the global economy. It is already inflicting serious damage on supply chains, demand, and financial market, affecting business investment, household consumption, and international trade. The ADB on 3rd April estimated the pandemic could cost the world economy $4.1 trillion or almost 5% of global gross domestic product. With the uncertainty of when will the pandemic end, governments are bracing for the full impact from the coronavirus economic downturn.