Senators Push for Clarity on Payroll Support After Airlines Threaten Cuts

Lawmakers are urging the Secretary of the U.S. Treasury, Steven Mnuchin, to block U.S. airlines from laying off employees or slicing shell out immediately after they acquired help to address payroll beneath the CARES Act.

Below the laws, supposed to decrease economic trauma introduced on by the coronavirus pandemic, airlines acquired grants and financial loans from a $twenty five billion support deal with the affliction that they not make cuts to their workforce or decrease the amount of shell out or rewards of employees through September 30.

Delta, JetBlue, and United Airways have all both begun slicing worker schedules or

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CMS issues second round of sweeping changes to support healthcare system during COVID-19 pandemic

The Facilities for Medicare and Medicaid Companies nowadays issued yet another spherical of sweeping regulatory waivers and rule variations meant to supply expanded treatment to the nation’s seniors, and give adaptability to the health care procedure as the United States starts the method of reopening.

These variations incorporate earning it less complicated for Medicare and Medicaid beneficiaries to get analyzed for COVID-19 and continuing CMS’s endeavours to further expand beneficiaries’ accessibility to telehealth expert services.

CMS’ goal is to make sure states and localities have the flexibilities they will need to ramp up diagnostic testing and accessibility to health care

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Atos supercomputers support global coronavirus research in Brazil

Belonging to Laboratório Nacional de Computação Científica and SENAI CIMATEC, the high-performance personal computers Santos Dumont and Ogbon, each developed by Atos, are currently being used on scientific studies for the growth of medicines and vaccines against COVID-19


Brazil, 27 April 2020

Atos, a global chief in electronic transformation, announces that two of its supercomputers in Brazil are currently being used in investigate for the growth of vaccines and drugs against the coronavirus. These are Santos Dumont, which belongs to the Countrywide Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC), and Ogbon, at SENAI CIMATEC. The supercomputers are deemed the biggest in Brazil

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Iran-Backed Groups in Lebanon and Iraq Seek Public Support Through Coronavirus Fight

Iran-backed groups in Lebanon and Iraq have mounted highly publicized strategies towards the new coronavirus as they search for to bolster their reputations and regain their footing after coming under pressure from well-liked protests.

Outbreaks in the two international locations are little so considerably, at minimum according to official figures, and governing administration health and fitness systems have so considerably managed to deal with the unwell. Many of the initial circumstances in Lebanon and Iraq, and much of the Mideast, trace back again to travelers from Iran, the regional epicenter of the pandemic.

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Two Atos supercomputers in Czech Republic made available to support COVID-19 research

Prague, April 7, 2020

Atos, a world leader in electronic transformation, now announces that its two supercomputers at IT4Innovations, the national supercomputing heart at the VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, have been made offered to researchers and companies conducting exploration associated to COVID-19. These researchers have the option for privileged obtain to computing time on Atos supercomputers Anselm, which was released in 2013 and Barbora, mounted in Oct 2019.

“We inspire researchers to use if they are at this time engaged in exploration on COVID-19. We have primarily supplied our computing capacity to some of our main consumers, these as the

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