James Massola (@jamesmassola )

James Massola

Bio Reporting SE-Asia for @smh @theage. Former chief political correspondent, Canberra. Author, Great Cave Rescue.📞/WA/Signal +628119846381 or jmassola@smh.com.au
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Echofon : Comparison #COVID19 Tests in Top 10 Populated country in ASIA.

1 Tests Done per *People
Turkey 44
Iran 94
Thailand 186
Philippines 338
Vietnam 354
India 396
Pakistan 424
Japan 450
Bangladesh 573
Indonesia 909

Echofon : Coronavirus Australia: Free childcare costing $131m a week. $6.8bn a year. But Imagine the productivity boost - and the benefits to the broader economy - if the scheme was left in place smh.com.au/politics/feder… google.com.au/amp/s/amp.smh.…

Echofon : TFW you’re arguing over whether a particular muppet is Cookie Monster or Elmo with a two year old. #isolife #cookieisblueandelmoisred

Echofon : Social distancing out the window as passengers flock to Soekarno-Hatta Airport for “essential only” flights. This on the same day the national government insists PSBB rules are in force. thejakartapost.com/news/2020/05/1…

Echofon : Indonesia #Coronavirus cases today: 568 new infections, 16,006 in total now. This is the second highest total for a single day - yesterday’s 689 was the record. There have been 15 new deaths, for a total of 1,043. 231 more people recovered, for a total of 3,518.

Echofon : Teddy Locsin Jr. I’m a little unclear on what you’re saying. China should push back against people/countries pointing out the Coronavirus started in Wuhan (based on the available evidence) and against an inquiry? Or other nations should push back against wolf warrior diplomacy?

iPhone : Too soon, too loud: Chinese foreign policy advisers tell ‘Wolf Warrior’ diplomats to tone it down | South China Morning Post. Very interesting... scmp.com/news/china/dip…

Echofon : This is so sickening. The man who did this is a murderer theguardian.com/uk-news/2020/m… twitter.com/PA/status/1260…

TweetDeck : On the same day that Thailand has recorded 0 cases of #coronavirus for the first time since March 9, Indonesia smashes its daily record with 689 new cases. Previous record was 533 cases. Not great news