MEDIA DIGEST: DEEP KNOWLEDGE GROUP'S
COVID-19 ASSESSMENTS IN PRESS
Deep Knowledge Group assessed countries and regions globally based on 140 parameters and 35000 data points to determine safety and risk level during the COVID-19 pandemic.
These COVID-19 safety global assessments attracted significant interest from TV Channels, Top tier digital magazines and Governments of the countries and was wide spread through social media channels and press. Below you can find videos from TV, articles and acknowledgements from official governmental authorities, notable persons globally.
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"Switzerland ranks first for its economic resilience and its careful approach towards relaxing “lockdown and economic freezing mandates in a fact- and science-based manner, without sacrificing public health and safety”, states Deep Knowledge Group in its Covid-19 Regional Safety Assessment."
"The UAE is among the safest countries worldwide for Covid-19, according to a comprehensive report released this week. The Deep Knowledge Group has produced a 250-page dossier in which it assesses and ranks 100 countries according to their response to the pandemic."
"In order to assemble the ranking, DKG analysts gathered information on several factors, including the period of lockdown and the number of confinement infractions per country. Other indicators are travel bans, coronavirus testing and how well hospitals are equipped in each country."
"According to the survey, the safest country is Switzerland, while the most dangerous is South Sudan . As for Greece , which is also opening its tourism, it is in the 34th place of the list which consists of the 100 countries."
"The Government Communication Center - via Twitter - explained that the report of the DEEP KNOWLEDGE GROUP included 200 countries. The Kingdom ranked 17th in the first category, which includes 20 countries, ahead of major countries, including the G20."
"La Suisse, classée numéro 1 mondial de l’après coronavirus Un rapport d’experts célèbre notre pays comme le plus sûr pour sa gestion et sa sortie de crise. Mais il pointe aussi des faiblesses."
"The UAE is among the top countries in the world for its coronavirus response, a global ranking shows. A survey by the Deep Knowledge Group, a consortium of technology companies and non-profit organisations, considered dozens of factors for each country to compile the list."
"The Kingdom ranked 17th among the safest countries in the world for coronavirus, according to the report prepared by Deep Knowledge Group. The regional assessment report is based on 130 quantitative and qualitative parameters and over 11,400 data points in categories like quarantine efficiency, monitoring and detection, health readiness, and government efficiency."
"Deep Knowledge Group made a study Based on 130 quantitative parameters and over 11,400 data points(...)Political economy will play a relevant role when analyzing this pandemic, even 10 years from now. Quarantine decisions can be driven by a leadership that puts a premium on science and evidence. "
"We can do Corona." Where Federal Councilor Alain Berset is right, he is right: According to a study, Switzerland is currently the safest country in the world for COVID-19. (...) This consortium has now published a 250-page report on the 100 safest countries in the world for the corona virus. Switzerland ranks first, ahead of neighboring Germany and Israel."
"Switzerland officially ‘the world’s safest country’ for coronavirus. According to a new study, Switzerland is the safest country in the world when it comes to the coronavirus.The study, produced by the non-profit Deep Knowledge Group, a consortium of companies and non-profit organisations."
"The report is based on 130 quantitative and qualitative parameters and over 11,400 data points in categories like quarantine efficiency, monitoring and detection, health readiness, and government efficiency. It’s by the Deep Knowledge Group, a consortium of companies and nonprofits."
"For the healthcare sector, it has been a period of intense pressure – one that has had short and long terms consequences for how we deliver care and further evolve. Thankfully, with the support of the nation’s leadership, Abu Dhabi and the UAE have delivered robustly, with international observers like the Deep Knowledge Group ranking the UAE 11th globally for its response."
"China's response to the novel coronavirus pandemic has been ranked among the best in the world by a consortium of technology companies and nonprofit organizations. The consortium, known as the Deep Knowledge Group, looked at a range of factors in their COVID-19 Regional Safety Assessment, including monitoring and detection capacity, quarantine and government efficiency, and healthcare and emergency readiness."
"Israel had been ranked in March as having the world’s top covid-19 safety rating by Deep Knowledge Group, which describes itself as a consortium of commercial and nonprofit organizations. But now with infections spiking anew, Israel has been consigned to the “Red List” of covid-19 pariah countries barred from entry into European Union nations, along with the United States, Russia and Brazil."
"In June, Saudi Arabia was ranked among the top 20 safest countries in the world during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to a comprehensive data analysis by Hong Kong-based Deep Knowledge Group. The Kingdom came in 17th place in Deep Knowledge’s COVID-19 Safety Assessment."
"Switzerland and Canada rank amongst the safest countries in terms of Covid-19 according to Deep Knowledge Group. The relaunch of this important route is an optimistic sign giving Canadians the opportunity to meet friends and family after months of patience."
"Strong monitoring and detection, a meritocratic government and a "high degree" of technological sophistication helped make Singapore one of the safest places to live during the Covid-19 pandemic. Those qualities helped Singapore execute effective quarantines as well as social distancing and mandatory mask-wearing, the Deep Knowledge Group survey of 200 countries and territories said."
"To prevent the [initial] spread of the pandemic, it was not rocket science," said Dmitry Kaminskiy, founder of Deep Knowledge Ventures, a Hong Kong-based investment fund analyzing the global impact of COVID-19. "It was quite an easy task if governments reacted quickly."
"The safest of all countries is Switzerland, according to a ranking by the non-profit Deep Knowledge Group. The U.S. is ranked in 58th place and the U.K. 68th."
"The UAE has been praised for its coronavirus response. A survey by the Deep Knowledge Group, a consortium of technology companies and non-profit organisations, last month ranked the Emirates as 11th on the list in its responses to the pandemic."
"Saudi Arabia has been ranked 17th among the top 20 safest countries in the world during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a regional safety assessment analysis conducted by Hong Kong-based consortium, Deep Knowledge Group."
"Switzerland is the world's safest country, according to a new ranking by Deep Knowledge Analytics, a research company. Already there has been a run on residency in the country: According to the Swiss statistics office, 11,901 applied for residency in June, up from 8,798 in May."
"The Deep Knowledge Group first released a ranking of the safest countries in the world for COVID-19 back in June. Now the think tank has updated its data and methodology and re-issued a report on the safest countries and regions."
"A new comparative analysis of Top 30 leading countries was published by the Deep Knowledge Group on Thursday based on a number of "big data" metrics. The group introduced a tool based on its “COVID-19 Regional Safety Assessment” in the form of a summary case study on the leading countries."
"The Deep Knowledge Group survey found the most dangerous nations for Covid-19 - which has infected 26.5m worldwide - were Somaliland, South Sudan, Afghanistan and Mali, Forbes reported."
"Germany is the safest country in the world when it comes to Covid-19 followed closely by New Zealand, according to a newly released survey. The ranking of the safest countries in the world for Covid-19 was first released by Deep Knowledge Group in June."
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"South Korea has been ranked third in a list of the 100 safest countries in the world for COVID-19."
"Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki posted a Forbes article that ranked South Korea as the third safest out of 100 countries around the world during the COVID-19 pandemic. The ranking is based on an updated report by the Hong Kong-based Deep Knowledge Group, which assesses the economy, politics, health care and safety of 250 countries in relation to COVID-19."
"South Korea been named 10th safest country out of 200 regions in the world for COVID-19, according a report from Deep Knowledge Group, a consortium of companies and non-profit organisations."
"Several countries that host (investment migration options) programmes rank highly on indexes such as the 2020 Global Peace Index (GPI), which measures the level of peacefulness in 163 states; the World Bank’s 2020 Ease of Doing Business ranking of 190 economies; and Deep Knowledge Analytics’ updated Covid-19 Regional Safety Assessment rank of 250 countries, regions and territories released in August."
"Since the end of the Korean War in 1953, the country has successfully worked its way up from an agricultural country to a leading industrial nation. The East Asian Republic also mastered the Covid 19 pandemic in an exemplary manner. The think tank Deep Knowledge Group ranks South Korea as the third safest country in the world for Covid-19."
"The rankings, by the Deep Knowledge Group, are not only based on how many COVID-19 infections or deaths there have been in each country. Rather, it is a complex series of assessments on multiple medical, economic and political factors."