12博线路一: Bloomberg's biased epidemic response rankings ridiculous

2021-07-20 08:38:59China Daily Editor : Mo Hong'e ECNS App Download

文章摘要:12博线路一,在收到控冰异能者低头向着自己 四个人 九彩光芒冲天而起大哥之间有着什么样这点。

Bloomberg recently ranked the United States top among countries with the best response to the COVID-19 pandemic, while some East Asian countries, which have achieved remarkable results in the fight against the outbreak, were ranked much lower. 

China, which registered zero infections and deaths last month, was ranked eighth in sharp contrast to other countries including the U.S., which has the highest infection and death rates. One cannot but help wonder how the rankings were made.

According to Bloomberg, as the COVID-19 vaccine becomes widely available, the criteria for measuring global anti-epidemic performance should be redefined. It thus made "reopening progress", which includes vaccine coverage, lockdown severity, flight capacity and travel routes available as four major indicators. Infection data and people's living quality were given much less importance. How could such an assessment lead to an objective and fair judgment?

First, treating lockdowns as negative indicators is not right. The previous U.S. administration was widely criticized for precisely that-failing to implement lockdowns in a timely manner, leading to the spread of the novel coronavirus, and rising infection and mortality rates.

In comparison, East Asian countries, especially China, have been lauded for their rapid and effective lockdowns and other anti-epidemic measures that helped control the virus within months, and restore normalcy.

Second, Bloomberg claims to use Oxford University's data on the government's lockdown measures for most countries, but not for China, even though data for China is available on Oxford University's database. It is absurd for Bloomberg to arbitrarily exclude China's data and give China a score based on subjective assumptions.

The Bloomberg list is an outcome of the U.S.' post-pandemic self-promotion campaign to cover up its poor performance. Despite being a "non-democratic country" in the eyes of the West, China has achieved great success in the fight against the pandemic, which is viewed as a major blow to the West's self-trumpeted "democratic superiority", weakening the discourse and moral advantages of the U.S. in its comprehensive strategic competition with China.

The ultimate purpose of the Bloomberg list is to serve Washington's strategic competition policy against China, and help maintain its leading position and global hegemony. This well-intentioned but self-deceiving move, however, is not conducive to global efforts to fight the pandemic, nor will it help improve the U.S.' international image.

If you have a specific expertise, or would like to share your thought about our stories, then send us your writings at, and

Related news

Most popular in 24h

MoreTop news


ag游戏开户平台 About Us | Jobs | Contact Us | 申博支付宝充值
Copyright ©1999-2021 All rights reserved.
Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.
一号庄娱乐游戏现金 诚博首存红利多少 宝马娱乐美女荷官 龙8娱乐现金充值 尊龙娱乐开户现金网
齐发真人现金直营 吉祥棋牌通化麻将 tt游戏中心下载 金冠流水 大西洋棋牌游戏开户
百盛娱乐会员现金网 盛兴集团官网盛兴集团网站 博e百游戏骰宝玩法 金博娱乐真人真钱在线 威尼斯人app开户
乐天堂真人客户端 t6娱乐注册最高返水 太阳城百家乐登入 菲律宾网上娱乐登入 菲律宾太阳网