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One Method Of Staying Virus Free In The Home

You come into the house from shopping and you want to clean your hands to avoid bringing any bacteria or viruses in – the touchless faucet is the perfect next step. This way you don’t have to touch anything until your hands are clean. In this time of pandemic when everyone is trying to stay safe, it makes a lot of sense to install touchless faucets in the home (as well as commercial spaces.) According to the NSF , sink handles contain more than 600 times more microorganisms per square inch than a toilet handle.

The market for touchless faucets is clearly growing. According to a recent survey commissioned by Kohler Co and conducted online by

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Buoy Health CEO founding story and staying afloat in the pandemic

  • Dr. Andrew Le lost his home in a fire shortly before he pitched his company, Buoy Health, to investors.
  • “I literally didn’t have a place to live,” Lee said. At the time, he was couch-surfing. 
  • Now, his health information company helps more than 9 million people, and he figured out how to get health insurers and employers to pay for it.
  • Early in the coronavirus pandemic, Buoy emerged early with a new tool that helped people understand their symptoms and risks. 
  • Business Insider named Le one of its “30 under 40” leaders transforming healthcare. 

Dr. Andrew Le had little else besides the clothes on his back when he pitched his company idea to investors in 2014. 

At the time, he was couch surfing after his apartment burned down in a fire. Even before that, though, he and his three cofounders had been living off the little savings they had. 

“My

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Macau’s Global Gambling Crown Slips With Chinese Staying Home

(Bloomberg) — Macau casinos’ gaming revenue is expected to show only an incremental improvement for September after plunging more than 90% for five consecutive months, even after travel and visa curbs have been gradually relaxed by China.



a large long train on a steel track: The Venetian Macao resort and casino, operated by Sands China Ltd., a unit of Las Vegas Sands Corp., left, and the Galaxy Macau casino and hotel, developed by Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd., stands in Macau, China, on Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Casinos in Macau, the Chinese territory that's the world’s biggest gambling hub, reported a record drop in gaming revenue, as they grappled with the cost of closing down their businesses for 15 days to help contain the deadly coronavirus outbreak.


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The Venetian Macao resort and casino, operated by Sands China Ltd., a unit of Las Vegas Sands Corp., left, and the Galaxy Macau casino and hotel, developed by Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd., stands in Macau, China, on Tuesday, March 3, 2020. Casinos in Macau, the Chinese territory that’s the world’s biggest gambling hub, reported a record drop in gaming revenue, as they grappled with the cost of closing down their businesses for 15 days to help contain the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

The monthly data for the world’s largest gambling enclave will be reported on Oct. 1, according to the Gaming Inspection & Coordination Bureau website.

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Sick of staying home: China expects a Golden Week tourism rebound

BEIJING/SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China expects a significant rebound in domestic travel over the upcoming Golden Week holiday after the sector was pummelled by the novel coronavirus for months, with some flights selling out and travel platforms reporting a surge in hotel bookings.

Passengers wearing face masks following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak walk at the Beijing Daxing International Airport ahead of Chinese National Day holiday, in Beijing, China September 25, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

The pent-up demand is fuelling optimism the Chinese travel industry has reached a turning point, with hopes the eight-day holiday from Oct. 1 will supercharge a tentative pickup seen in recent months, even as some trepidation over the virus lingers.

China’s resurgent travel industry offers a striking contrast to business in some other parts of Asia as well as in the United States and Europe, where the novel coronavirus is still circulating and gatherings are restricted.

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