Tag: covid

As Australia Economy Staggers under COVID-19, Aussie Agency says Brands have Grown through Pandemic

Reading Time: 2 minutes By guest columnist Justin Roberti Australia released its first economic update since the COVID-19 outbreak — and the news is predictably bad. Thursday’s update shows a deficit of $85.8 billion is estimated for the 2019–20 financial year. The deficit in the current financial year is estimated to be more than twice […]

Crypto industry fights COVID-19 with charity poker tournament

Reading Time: < 1 minute The blockchain organizations The Giving Block, Satstreet & Pioneer Club are hosting a charity (online) poker tournament to fight the coronavirus on 9 April 2020. The event, dubbed Crypto vs. COVID, invites up to 2,000 players to compete for 50 percent of the proceeds, with the other half being donated to participating charities. Tickets are available for $100. […]