Commuters in Tokyo walk past an electric board displaying dismal stock prices on February 3, the first business day after the Chinese New Year. A man has his throat swabbed June 17 at a Covid testing site for those who were potentially exposed to the coronavirus at a wholesale food market in Beijing.
A worker wearing a protective suit uses a machine to disinfect a business establishment in Shanghai, China, on February 9. People walk past a closed Broadway theater on March 13 after New York canceled all gatherings over people. Patrick's Cathedral in New York on July Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, wears a Washington Nationals mask Hong kong sex workers fight long arm of the law in Huntington Beach 30 as he arrives to testify at a Senate committee hearing about the coronavirus pandemic.
Self-employed sex workers up to 4 persons can co-operate a small brothel without applying for a license. Often, fines, imprisonment and criminal incrimination exacerbate financial and emotional distress, leaving these women little choice but to return to sex trade, risking again police harassment.
On account of personal safety of sex workers, we urge the Hong Kong Government to amended related laws:. It is also our hope that it can facilitate further discussion and generate concern regarding this issue. Champagne Court in Tsim Sha Tsui — previously, the building was known for the many sex workers who would operate brothels inside.
Workers from the garment sector in Dhaka, Bangladesh, block a road during a protest demanding payment of unpaid wages. The Rev. A doctor in a protective chamber tests a patient for coronavirus at a walk-in kiosk in Chennai, India, on April
Sumo wrestlers attend a tournament in Osaka, Japan, that was being held behind closed doors because of the coronavirus outbreak. Workers check sterile medical gloves at a latex-product manufacturer in Nanjing, China, on February 6.
Tomoyuki Sugano, a professional baseball player on the Yomiuri Giants, throws a pitch in an empty Tokyo Dome during a preseason game on February