Just now spreading coronavirus with great haste in the UNITED states, while the UNITED states has a major shortage of equipment for testing of coronavirus as well as lack of protective masks against coronaviruses. But now getting help from a perhaps unexpected direction.
China's richest man, Jack Ma, who is the co-creator of the multinational technological company Alibaba Group, gives for now the UNITED states a million coronamasker as well as a half million test kits against coronaviruses.
It writes several media outlets including Business Insider and Politico
China's richest man, Jack Ma, now comes the americans to help. Photo: AP
In a post from Jack Ma Foundation on Twitter confirmed the very generous gift to the americans. Here it says, among other things, the following:
'Through a donation of 500,000 rapid test kits and one million protective masks, we are reaching now a helping hand to americans in these difficult times'.
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Through a donation of 500,000 testing kits and 1 million masks, we join hands with Americans in these difficult times. pic.twitter.com/tGviVhC6Gx— Jack Ma Foundation (@foundation_ma) March 13, 2020
It is in fact not the first time that the 55-year-old Jack Ma has been generous in order to stop the coronavirus. In January paid the chinese wealthy the entire 14.5 million dollars to support the research and development of a vaccine against coronavirus.
IN the UNITED states was there earlier in the day reported 1676 infected with the coronavirus. 40 persons have died of the disease.