Bloomberg has positioned Pakistan at 27th place within the COVID Resilience Rating, an index of nations which have dealt with the Coronavirus most successfully with the least quantity of disruption to enterprise and society.
In accordance with the rating, Pakistan has fared higher in containing the Coronavirus outbreak than 28th positioned UK, 34th positioned India, and 40th positioned Italy.
New Zealand tops the rating due to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern’s decisive motion to impose a nationwide lockdown on 26 March earlier than a single COVID-19 dying was reported within the small island nation.
Moreover New Zealand, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, and Finland are the highest 5 international locations on the COVID Resilience Rating.
Bloomberg has compiled the COVID Resilience Rating on the next indicators:
- Development in virus circumstances
- General mortality fee
- Testing capability
- Vaccine provide agreements with pharmaceutical firms
- Capability of the native healthcare system
- Impression of lockdowns on the financial system and residents’ freedom of motion
Lately, the World Financial Discussion board (WEF) celebrated ‘Pakistan Technique Day’ on 25 November in recognition of Pakistan’s efforts in efficiently containing the viral outbreak.