Novel coronavirus pneumonia costs 4 billion dollars in the next quarter, according to foreign media reports. The estimate provides

companies with funds to maintain operation and control costs under the new crown epidemic. Novel coronavirus pneumonia costs 7 billion 500 million dollars since the epidemic spread earlier this year, the company said on Thursday in the third quarter earnings conference call. Amazon previously said its covid costs were about $600 million in the first quarter and more than $4 billion in the second quarter. The company’s chief financial officer, Brian olsavsky, told analysts on a earnings call that the company’s covid cost was about $2.5 billion in the third quarter. Although Amazon cut costs in the third quarter as a result of improved efficiency, the number will rise in the next quarter. According to olsavsky, the main reason for the increase in costs is business expansion. In October, Amazon hired 100000 new employees. < / P > < p > the covid-19 epidemic and other uncertainties related to the economy, holiday sales and even weather conditions have affected the company’s fourth quarter operating revenue expectations. Amazon expects its fourth quarter operating revenue to be between $1 billion and $4.5 billion, compared with $3.9 billion in the same period last year. < / P > < p > but olsavsky points out that the most telling thing about covid is that even after giving a long list of uncertainties that may arise in the fourth quarter, covid outperforms all of these uncertainties. Amazon said on Thursday that it was continuing to strengthen its internal covid-19 testing program. As of November, the project has reached the detection level of 50000 times a day at 650 sites. Didi Qingju bicycle has entered 150 cities