“Activity” in the news

Example collocations

economic activity
human activity
physical activity
sexual activity
volcanic activity

Publications and example sentences

Seeking Alpha
· The Violence Isn't Likely To Perturb The Market, What Might Cause A Sell-Off Is...  
I have no take on this other than say, if you take insider activity especially in a contrary situation where logically the idea of going on a cruise is just risky to one’s health.
Malay Mail
· Dollar slips as investors focus on recovery outlook  
Data yesterday painted a mixed picture of China’s recovery, with momentum gaining in the construction and services sector even as factory activity growth slowed a touch.
Malay Mail
· Asia cautious as US riots weigh on S&P futures  
In Asia, an official business survey from China over the weekend showed its factory activity grew at a slower pace in May but momentum in the services and construction sectors quickened, pointing to an uneven recovery.
The Age
· Always learning was his motto  
He started at Patch Theatre, an environment whose social and intellectual activity stimulated him.
The Guardian
· India expels Pakistan officials, accusing them of spying  
Two officials at Pakistan’s high commission have been expelled for “espionage activities”, India’s foreign ministry said late on Sunday, allegations its nuclear-armed rival called “baseless”.
The New York Times
· Aggressive Police Tactics During Protests Are Under Scrutiny  
Mr. Ellison said the decision could have been made at that point to allow the precinct to be vandalized — a practice known as “negotiated management,” allowing some illegal activity like blocking a highway or damaging property in order to prevent worse events like arson or physical attacks.
The Age
· COVID-19: What are the public health rules now?  
In the case of recreation activities that are also exercise, the government says, you can resume these activities if:
Malay Mail
· India expels Pakistan embassy officials for alleged spying  
NEW DELHI, June 1 — Two officials at Pakistan’s High Commission in New Delhi were being expelled for “espionage activities”, India’s foreign ministry said late yesterday, allegations its nuclear-armed rival called “baseless”.
The Independent
· Pupils will need to go to summer school, says children’s commissioner  
Anne Longfield suggests camps would offer ‘activities, meals and potentially some learning’
The Guardian
· Spanish PM seeks final extension to state of emergency – as it happened  
Officials have indicated they are looking to slowly relax restrictions and revive economic activity despite the rising number of infections.