Cineplex to reopen some Canadian theatres as coronavirus causes revenues to plunge


by Global News

Global News— Cineplex is reopening some of its theatres across Canada as the company struggles with the fallout of COVID-19 and the demise of its takeover deal.

CNBC—China reports another plunge in tourism revenue as the recovery from the coronavirus shock drags on. Renewed limits on social activities has dampened the pace of recovery, as evident from the nearly 69% drop in tourism revenue during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival that officially ended Saturday.

USA TODAY—Fauci tells Congress recent coronavirus surge caused by reopening too quickly, not following guidelines. New cases have been increasing by about 40,000 a day, Fauci told Congress Tuesday, adding that could rise to 100,000 a day without changes.

Mail Online—Dame Judi Dench says theatres may NEVER reopen in her lifetime amid coronavirus lockdown. The 85-year-old veteran actress said she 'can't imagine Britain without its arts heritage' as theatres across the UK face an 'existential risk'.