Canada, Britain strike interim post-Brexit trade deal OTTAWA. KAZINFORM - Canada and Britain signed the Canada-United Kingdom Trade Continuity Agreement on Saturday as an interim post-Brexit trade agreement that will take effect on Jan. 1, 2021 when Britain cuts its final ties to the European Union, Xinhua reports.
New virus cases over 300 for 5th day, tougher antivirus curbs in offing in S Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The number of daily new coronavirus cases in South Korea exceeded 300 for the fifth straight day Sunday due to sporadic cluster infections across the country as health authorities consider enforcing tougher antivirus curbs to prevent another wave of the pandemic, Yonhap reports.
Number of COVID-2019 cases across globe up by over 641,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 641,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 57.27 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Friday, TASS reports.