Job loss is a concern for half of workers across the world — ipsos — 19 October 2020

New rules in Switzerland as COVID-19 cases rise fast — lenews — 19 October 2020

Tens of thousands rally against Pakistani government — reuters — 19 October 2020

Sweden considers 'local lockdowns' as cases rise — Daily Telegraph/nzherald — 19 October 2020

Covid-19: Italy tightens rules after coronavirus cases surge — bbc — 19 October 2020

U.S. judge blocks Trump admin plan to cut food stamps to 700,000 unemployed Americans — axios — 19 October 2020

French ski season begins with COVID-19 rules — euronews — 19 October 2020

Anti-government rallies held across Belarus despite regime threats — AP/euronews — 18 October 2020

Israel and Bahrain formalise diplomatic ties following US-brokered deal — france24 — 18 October 2020

Ankara-backed hardliner ousts incumbent in Turkish Cypriot runoff — france24 — 18 October 2020

U.S. threatens sanctions after U.N. arms embargo against Iran expires — cnbc — 18 October 2020

Catchup: Belt and Road Initiative: Chinese workers leave Africa as lending slows — scmp — 17 October 2020

Catchup: New UNEP report on how financial institutions can aid shift to more sustainable circular economies — unep — 13 October 2020

Italy's ANSA uses lockchain to curb fake news — cointelegraph — 18 October 2020

Former Russian oil boss sues Geneva bank for 'kickback scheme' — swissinfo — 18 October 2020

Catchup: Switzerland improves anti-bribery record — swissinfo — 13 October 2020

Armenia, Azerbaijan accuse each other of violating new ceasefire — aljazeera — 18 October 2020

US woman faces first federal execution since 1953 on 8 December — bbc — 18 October 2020

Catchup: Man who spent 23 years in U.S. prison for stealing hedge clippers granted parole — cbsnews — 16 October 2020

COVID-19 causes drop in remittances — dw — 18 October 2020

Thailand reports three more local coronavirus infections — reuters — 18 October 2020

Covid-19 update: New community case confirmed in New Zealand — odt.co.nz — 18 October 2020

Victoria’s Covid restrictions ease as Daniel Andrews reveals 25km travel bubble and scraps exercise time limit — theguardian — 18 October 2020

Shippers Close to Global Deal to Cut Greenhouse Gas Pollution — bloomberg — 18 October 2020

Lessons from Estonia, the world's most digitally advanced nation — channelnewsasia — 18 October 2020

Europe crosses 150,000 daily coronavirus cases mark, a week after reporting 100,000 daily cases — reuters — 17 October 2020

Global Coronavirus Cases Rise By One-Day Record Of 400,000 — reuters/huffpost — 17 October 2020

WHO reports record-setting 392,471 new cases of COVID-19 in last 24 hours — cheknews — 17 October 2020

Police arrest nine after teacher beheaded in Paris suburb — aljazeera — 17 October 2020

French prosecutor says murdered teacher had been target of threats — france24 — 17 October 2020

California fintech firm Ripple Donates $10 Million to Help the Unbanked and Underbanked — cryptoglobe — 17 October 2020

Catchup: UK probe finds no evidence that Cambridge Analytica misused data to influence Brexit — politico — 7 October 2020

Bulgaria protests enter 100th consecutive day as demonstrators denounce widespread corruption — euronews — 17 October 2020

Tens of thousands rally in Bangkok, defying government crackdown — france24 — 17 October 2020

Transit shutdowns fail to deter fourth day of Thai pro-democracy protests in Bangkok — usatoday — 17 October 2020

Separating fact from fiction in Netflix's 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' — mashable — 17 October 2020

Universal Basic Income App Launches, Gives Users Free Crypto — decrypt — 17 October 2020

Co-founder of MyData Geneva:SwissCovid's development reminds me of the Cargo Cult religions — genevasolutions — 17 October 2020

World Energy Outlook 2020: "Despite a record drop in global emissions this year, the world is far from doing enough to put them into decisive decline" — iea — 16 October 2020

Ex-Mexico army chief arrested in LA on drugs, money charges — yahoo — 16 October 2020

World Economic Forum Jobs Reset Online Summit: 20-23 October — weforum — 16 October 2020

Seven more Swiss Guards have tested positive for the coronavirus, bringing to 11 confirmed cases within the small army that protects Pope Francis — apnews — 16 October 2020

Geneva Cities Hub: the urban dimension of International Geneva — genevasolutions — 16 October 2020