• New York governor recalled that the state will begin its reopening process starting June 8 and has reported that the percentage of positive tests in New York City has dropped from a daily maximum of 57 percent to 2 percent.

 

  • Andrew Cuomo announced the lowest number of deaths from coronavirus in the day has been recorded in the territory since the start of the pandemic with 35 deaths in the last 24 hours.

 

The New York governor on Sunday recalled that the state will begin its reopening process starting June 8 and has reported that the percentage of positive tests in New York City has dropped from a daily maximum of 57 percent to 2 percent.

New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo announced the lowest number of deaths from coronavirus in the day has been recorded in the territory since the start of the pandemic with 35 deaths in the last 24 hours.

Cuomo noted that the fewest hospitalizations have also been reached after they have dropped to 2,603, a number that reached 18,825 during the peak of the pandemic in the US state.

The governor has confirmed the reopening of some places in the territory as the temples of worship with 25 percent of their occupation and following the measures of social distancing during phase two of reopening in the state.

The governor has confirmed the reopening of some places in the territory as the temples of worship with 25 percent of their occupation and following the measures of social distancing during phase two of reopening in the state.

Also, it has announced the launch of an executive order that will allow commercial establishments to take the temperature to anyone who enters the building, as it has been transferred in an official statement.

However, he recalled that New York City will begin its reopening process starting June 8, and has reported that the percentage of positive tests in New York City has dropped from a daily maximum of 57 percent to 2 percent.

“We now have the lowest number of hospitalizations and deaths from the coronavirus since the pandemic began, which is great news, so we are going to accelerate the opening of temples, mosques, and churches and allow these places of worship to open with a 25 percent of its capacity in phase two , “Cuomo said.

This good news comes after Wall Street opened this Friday between strong gains and the Dow Jones , its main indicator, advanced 2.8% and more than 700 points in an opening marked by optimism after the publication of data from jobs for the month of May , reflecting the creation of 2.5 million jobs and which have been interpreted as a sign that the United States economy is already in a recovery phase.

Minutes after the start of operations on the New York Stock Exchange, the Dow Jones scored 733.09 points to 27,014.91 points , driven by greats such as Boeing (10.11% at the beginning and 13.03% towards 15 : 00 GMT) and Exxon Mobil (7.9%).

On Thursday, Wall Street closed sharply higher after the unemployment rate in the United States registered a surprise drop in May and fell to 13.3%, defying analysts’ expectations amid the coronavirus pandemic, much to the delight of the President Donald Trump, who is seeking reelection in November.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 829.16 points, or 3.15%, to 27,110.98 units. The S&P 500 gained 81.58 points, or 2.62%, to 3,193.93 units, and the Nasdaq Composite added 198.27 points, or 2.06%, to 9,814.08 units.

Unemployment in the United States fell to 13.3% in May from a level of 14.7% in April, after the economy created 2.5 million jobs .

“This improvement in the labor market reflects a limited resumption of economic activity that had been reduced in March and April by the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) and efforts to contain it,” said the Bureau of Employment Statistics.