thestar.com.my 08 Apr, 2021 03:45 am

Global economic growth in 2021 should be clean, ethical: Global Times

Global economic growth in 2021 should be clean, ethical: Global Times
BEIJING (Global Times/ANN): The International Monetary Fund (IMF) upgraded its global economic growth forecast for the second time for 2021 on Tuesday (April 6).

Among developing countries, only China's economic growth is viewed optimistically with forecast of 8.Experts from IMF said that the divergent recovery paths are likely to create significantly wider gaps in living standards between developing countries and others, compared to pre-pandemic expectations.Both are beyond the reach of most developing countries.This country that clamours for human rights and often sanctions other countries with human rights as an excuse has refused to timely share the vaccines with developing countries to help the people in most urgent need.

The gap between developed and developing countries will widen further after the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.If all US citizens are vaccinated, while many developing countries do not even have access to vaccines for healthcare personnel at higher risk of infection, it would be a moral disaster and a disgrace to modern human civilization.

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