Mexico reports new one-day high of 1,092 coronavirus deaths

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The coronavirus toll in Mexico soared to a new daily high on Wednesday, with the health department reporting 1,092 test-confirmed deaths — more than double the previous one-day record and in line with numbers in the United States and Brazil. The announcement was an embarrassment for officials, who consistently predicted that cases in Mexico were about to start leveling off. The country began a gradual re-opening of industrial and business activity on Monday.  More details in Friday’s Borneo Bulletin