Pakistan urges worshippers to buy sacrificial animals online to prevent COVID-19 surge
World News

Pakistan urges worshippers to buy sacrificial animals online to prevent COVID-19 surge

KARACHI — Pakistani authorities are encouraging people to buy sacrificial animals online or at least wear masks when visiting cattle markets, fearing preparations for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha could reverse a decline in COVID-19 infection numbers. Government social-distancing restrictions this year including half-day closing have seen a drop in customers at the normally […]

These are your rights when shopping online during coronavirus crisis
Euro News

Online shopping bills could rise in sales and delivery tax hike

A new sales tax that could increase online shopping and home delivery prices to help replenish the government’s coffers and the struggling high street, is being considered. Chancellor Rishi Sunak said a so-called “online sales tax” could help make up for the billions lost during the coronavirus pandemic. It would run alongside the existing business […]