The Chinese authorities have been arresting Hong Kong dissidents because CV19 gives them cover.
The price of oil has collapsed- because CV19 means no-one is using the stuff. At one point the price of a barrel dropped below zero. Does this mean suppliers are having to pay people to take it off their hands?
There's a whisper that Disney is in trouble. CV19 has closed their parks and kept their movies from being shown.
Kim Jong-un has had heart surgery- or so they say. Could this also be a CV19 story? I wouldn't bet against it.