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Chinese tourist in France dies of coronavirus, first fatality in Europe: minister

An elderly Chinese tourist hospitalized in France has died of the coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Bu...

Chinese tourist in France dies of coronavirus, first fatality in Europe: minister

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Chinese tourist in France dies of coronavirus, first death in Europe: minister An elderly Chinese tourist hospitalized in France has died of the coronavirus, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Bu...
13:00, 2020-02-15

Chinese tourist dies of coronavirus in France, first death in Europe: minister An 80-year-old Chinese tourist has died of the fast-spreading coronavirus in France, becoming the first fatality in Europe, French Health Minister Ag...
22:24, 2020-02-15

Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus fatality French health minister confirms death of man from virus that has killed more than 1,500 people around worldEurope has its first coronavirus fatality ...
12:12, 2020-02-15

Chinese tourist in France becomes first to die in Europe of coronavirus An 80-year-old Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, the first fatality in Europe and the fourth outside mainland China f...
18:36, 2020-02-15

Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus death An 80-year-old Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, Paris said on Saturday, becoming the first fatality in Europe and th...
16:12, 2020-02-15

New Chinese coronavirus cases show slight fall; Chinese tourist dies in France The number of new cases of a coronavirus in China fell slightly on Sunday, more than three weeks after the outbreak's epicenter was locked down, and ...
05:12, 2020-02-16

Europe just had its 1st death from the coronavirus after a Chinese tourist died in France AP Images / Kin Cheung The first death from the coronavirus outside of Asia has been recorded. France's health minister confirmed on Saturday that a ...
11:36, 2020-02-15

Chinese tourist becomes Europe's first coronavirus death An elderly Chinese tourist infected with the coronavirus has died in France, Paris said on Saturday, becoming the first fatality in Europe and the fo...
14:00, 2020-02-15

France confirms fourth case of coronavirus in elderly Chinese tourist France on Tuesday reported that a fourth person was infected with the coronavirus, an elderly Chinese tourist....
19:52, 2020-01-28

First coronavirus death in Europe confirmed as tourist dies in hospital The epidemic that has killed more than 1,500 people and struck down 63,000 is now knocking on Britain's door after it claimed Europe's first fatality...
11:36, 2020-02-15

First coronavirus death in Europe as elderly man dies in France A Chinese tourist in France has become the first person to die from coronavirus in Europe, the French health minister has said....
11:48, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus: first fatality in Europe confirmed - live updates Follow the day’s developments as the death toll climbs above 1,500 and number of cases reaches 66,000 1.07pm GMT Eight of the nine patients in the UK...
14:12, 2020-02-15

US citizen dies from coronavirus in China, the first American fatality from global outbreak The 60-year-old U.S. resident, who has not been identified, died after being diagnosed with the coronavirus in Wuhan, the U.S. embassy says  ...
16:36, 2020-02-08

UK must decide next step on Brexit, says France’s Europe minister Amélie de Montchalin says EU 27 countries are not putting pressure on Britain over BrexitFrance’s minister for European affairs, Amélie de Montchalin...
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Indonesia traces movements of Chinese tourist with coronavirus Indonesia is retracing the movements of a Chinese tourist diagnosed with coronavirus upon return from the resort island of Bali, a health ministry of...
13:00, 2020-02-13

British tourist feared to be victim of deadly new Chinese coronavirus A British tourist is feared to have contracted the mysterious coronavirus that’s sweeping Asia after he was hospitalized on a trip to Thailand,...
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Southeast Asia's tourist hubs court local market as coronavirus shuts Chinese out Southeast Asia's holiday hotspots, hit by billions in lost business from Chinese tourists, are turning to markets closer to home to soften the blow f...
09:36, 2020-02-18

France reports Europe’s first coronavirus death An 80-year-old man in France has become the first person in Europe to die from the coronavirus....
13:48, 2020-02-15

France confirms first three cases of coronavirus in Europe France confirmed on Friday its first three cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with two patients being hospitalised in Paris and the other in the southwe...
00:20, 2020-01-25

France Confirms First Death in Europe From Coronavirus The death of an 80-year-old Chinese tourist in a Paris hospital was the first known fatality from the new virus outside Asia....
20:00, 2020-02-15

France confirms first coronavirus death in Europe A Chinese tourist died in France after being hospitalized with coronavirus, marking the first death from the illness in Europe, French health officia...
14:12, 2020-02-15

Chinese coronavirus whistle-blower dies of coronavirus, WHO confirms A Chinese doctor accused by law enforcement officials in Wuhan, China, of "spreading rumors" about the 2019-nCoV outbreak has died from the virus, Wo...
17:36, 2020-02-06

Negative coronavirus tests on some of those repatriated to France: minister Initial tests carried out on around 20 people who were repatriated to France from China presented negative results for coronavirus, French junior hea...
09:20, 2020-02-03

Five Britons infected with coronavirus in France: French minister Five British nationals have been diagnosed with the coronavirus in France, after a coming into contact with a person who had been in Singapore, Healt...
11:04, 2020-02-08

Europe now has its first 3 confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, all in France VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP via Getty Images) The French government has confirmed three cases of the Wuhan coronavirus there, the first in Europe. The coronavi...
01:12, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus reaches Europe with two cases confirmed in France Two cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in France on Friday — the first cases in Europe. Both patients had traveled to China, the epicenter of th...
22:20, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus reaches Europe as France confirms 3 cases Over 1,000 individuals have contracted the virus worldwide, with the number of fatalities in China reaching 41. In contrast to the SARS pandemic in 2...
01:36, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus: France announces first COVID-19 death in Europe The French health minister has reported the first death from COVID-19 in Europe. It is thought to be the first death from the virus outside of Asia....
12:12, 2020-02-15

Europe now has its first 2 confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, both in France VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP via Getty Images) The French government has confirmed two cases of the Wuhan coronavirus there, the first in Europe. The coronaviru...
21:48, 2020-01-24

First coronavirus death confirmed in Europe, French health minister says France has 11 confirmed cases of the illness, with more than 63,800 cases around the world, the vast majority of which are in China....
16:24, 2020-02-15

Chinese coronavirus whistle-blower dies of coronavirus A doctor accused by law enforcement in China of "spreading rumors" about the coronavirus outbreak is in critical condition with the virus, as the WHO...
22:36, 2020-02-06

France has seen a 30% to 40% fall in tourists following the coronavirus outbreak: Finance minister Bruno Le Maire, France's finance minister, said the drop off in tourist numbers is an "important impact" on the country's economy....
11:12, 2020-02-23

France prepares in case of coronavirus epidemic: Health Minister French Health Minister Olivier Veran said on Sunday new cases of coronavirus were "very likely" in France and health authorities were ready in case o...
13:24, 2020-02-23

Three cases of coronavirus confirmed in France as deadly virus reaches Europe The coronavirus has been confirmed in France in the first confirmed European case as fear grips the globe with the disease spreading...
23:36, 2020-01-24

Two cases of coronavirus confirmed in France as deadly virus reaches Europe The coronavirus has been confirmed in France in the first confirmed European case as fear grips the globe with the disease spreading...
22:52, 2020-01-24

Chinese foreign minister attends Munich Security Conference amid coronavirus outbreak Wang is slated to give a keynote speech at the annual Munich Security Conference, which begins Friday and runs through Sunday....
18:36, 2020-02-14

Minnesota minister gets prison for drunken driving fatality MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A minister has been sentenced to four years in prison for driving drunk and killing a woman who was on her way to work as a Minnea...
18:48, 2019-05-15

Chinese whistleblowing doctor dies of coronavirus A whistleblowing Chinese doctor who was reprimanded for "spreading rumours" about the coronavirus before it was officially recognised died on Friday ...
23:24, 2020-02-06

Whistleblower Chinese doctor dies from coronavirus in Wuhan Li Wenliang targeted by police after warning about outbreak on social media in DecemberCoronavirus – latest developmentsA whistleblowing Chinese doct...
17:16, 2020-02-06

Chinese Doctor, Silenced After Warning of Outbreak, Dies From Coronavirus Dr. Li Wenliang sounded an alarm about a strange new virus. Then the authorities summoned him for questioning....
23:12, 2020-02-06

Sixth person dies from new coronavirus, Chinese health authorities say Officials confirmed that the new mystery virus can spread between humans and said 15 medical staff have now been infected, stoking fears about an int...
12:44, 2020-01-21

Fourth person dies from new coronavirus, Chinese health authorities say An 89-year-old man developed symptoms on Jan. 13 and was admitted to hospital five days later after he experienced severe breathing difficulties, the...
02:24, 2020-01-21

Whistleblower Chinese doctor dies from coronavirus in Wuhan, state media says Li Wenliang targeted by police after warning about outbreak on social media in DecemberCoronavirus – latest developmentsA whistleblowing Chinese doct...
18:40, 2020-02-06

Chinese cerebral palsy patient dies after caretaker quarantined for coronavirus BEIJING – Chinese authorities removed two officials in Hubei province, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, over the death of a cerebral ...
18:12, 2020-02-03

Coronavirus: Chinese doctor who warned about outbreak dies from infection – latest news Dr Li Wenliang died in Wuhan. Meanwhile UK confirms third case and 10 more people on stricken cruise ship off the coast of Japan are diagnosed with v...
16:24, 2020-02-06

Chinese doctor arrested for blowing whistle on coronavirus dies of killer disease Doctor Li Wenliang was cautioned by Wuhan police on December 30 for writing a warning about the potential pandemic...
18:08, 2020-02-06

Chinese medical worker dies helping fight coronavirus for 10 days straight A Chinese medical worker died of a heart attack after working 10 days straight to help fight the coronavirus epidemic, according to a report. Song Yi...
23:00, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: Chinese doctor who warned about outbreak 'dies from infection' – latest news Dr Li Wenliang dies in Wuhan, state media says, as UK confirms third case and 10 more people on cruise ship off Japan are diagnosed with virusThird p...
18:16, 2020-02-06

Chinese social media censors hashtags after coronavirus whistleblower doctor dies The late Li Wenliang was one of seven coronavirus whistleblowers taken into custody by Wuhan police....
22:04, 2020-02-07

The coronavirus can be spread from person to person before someone realizes they even have it, according to the Chinese health minister VIVEK PRAKASH/AFP via Getty Images) A person who contracts the Wuhan coronavirus could be asymptomatic for 1 to 14 days and not even know they have t...
17:24, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus tragedy: Chinese doctor who postponed wedding to treat patients dies of infection Dr. Peng Yinhua -- who worked in the outbreak’s epicenter -- died Thursday after contracting the deadly infection as he treated patients at the Peopl...
18:00, 2020-02-21

Chinese doctor who raised early alarm over coronavirus dies; Beijing declares 'people's war' One of the first Chinese doctors who tried to warn the world about a new coronavirus died on Friday from the illness, as Beijing declared a "people's...
23:24, 2020-02-06

Chinese teen with cerebral palsy dies after coronavirus quarantines sole caretaker: report A 17-year-old Chinese teen with cerebral palsy reportedly died after his father and sole caretaker was quarantined amid the deadly coronavirus outbre...
17:48, 2020-02-03

Chinese doctor who raised early alarm on coronavirus dies, triggering public mourning A Chinese doctor who was reprimanded for "spreading rumours" about the coronavirus before it was officially recognised died on Friday after testing p...
03:28, 2020-02-07

Chinese public mourns death of doctor who raised early alarm on coronavirus dies A Chinese doctor who issued an early warning about the coronavirus outbreak before it was officially recognized died of the virus on Friday, triggeri...
05:16, 2020-02-07

Massachusetts man dies of EEE; fatality marks 4th in state and 10th in US Another Massachusetts resident has died from the rare dangerous mosquito-borne Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus, state health officials said t...
15:52, 2019-09-26

Chinese social media censors hashtag 'I want freedom of speech' after coronavirus whistleblower doctor dies Li Wenliang was one of eight whistleblowers reprimanded by police for allegedly spreading "illegal and false" information about the virus....
10:28, 2020-02-07

How deadly is the new coronavirus? Research so far suggests the fatality rate could be low. A deadly coronavirus that's sweeping China and spreading around the world has killed more than 630 people. The current fatality rate is around 2%, bu...
04:52, 2020-02-07

A 36-Year-Old Man Is the Youngest Fatality of the Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak So Far A 36-year-old man in the central Chinese city of Wuhan has become one of the latest—and youngest—victim of the new coronavirus outbreak, ...
19:24, 2020-01-24

Hong Kong reports first coronavirus fatality: TVB news Hong Kong reported its first coronavirus death, local news broadcaster TVB said on Tuesday, the second fatality outside mainland China....
04:08, 2020-02-04

Philippines reports first coronavirus fatality, second confirmed infection The Philippines on Sunday announced its first fatality from the new coronavirus outbreak, a Chinese man from Wuhan, the first known person to have di...
05:48, 2020-02-02

China's Hainan province confirms its first fatality from coronavirus: state tv China's Hainan province confirmed on Monday that an 80-year-old woman has died after being infected with the coronavirus, marking the province's firs...
07:16, 2020-01-27

Japan vows to step up efforts on coronavirus testing, containment after first fatality Japan on Friday vowed to step up testing and containment efforts for the coronavirus after suffering its first death and the confirmation of new case...
04:36, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus: China death toll rises to 106 with first fatality in Beijing – live updates US updates travel warning to China to highest level as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow t...
08:20, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus death toll surpasses SARS, as first American fatality reported in China The 60-year-old U.S. resident, who has not been identified, died after being diagnosed with the coronavirus in Wuhan, the U.S. Embassy says  ...
04:56, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus: China death toll climbs to 106 with first fatality in Beijing – live updates US updates travel warning to China to highest level as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow t...
03:12, 2020-01-28

The novel coronavirus seems to have a low fatality rate, and patients are making full recoveries. Experts reveal why it's causing panic anyway. REUTERS/Martin Pollard The coronavirus outbreak that started in Wuhan, China, has sparked fear and anxiety around the world. Overall, the virus seems...
23:00, 2020-02-18

The Wuhan coronavirus seems to have a low fatality rate, and most patients make full recoveries. Experts reveal why it's causing panic anyway. REUTERS/Martin Pollard The outbreak of a novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China, has sparked fear and anxiety around the world, despite the virus' low fat...
23:16, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus latest LIVE: China death toll rises from 86 to 722 as fatalities as it nears SARS fatality figure The death toll from the coronavirus epidemic could pass the number of fatalities from SARS as it soared from 86 to 722 on Saturday....
09:44, 2020-02-08

Amsterdam's new tax puts city's tourist taxes among Europe's highest Starting next year, Amsterdam will tack a flat tax of over $3 (€3) per person, per night, on to hotel bills on top of the 7% tax guests already pay. ...
19:04, 2019-09-30

Fall in tourist numbers will be an 'important' impact on the French economy: Finance minister Bruno Le Maire, France's finance minister, says the country has seen 30% to 40% fewer tourists than expected as a result of the coronavirus outbreak....
09:48, 2020-02-23

Dominican Republic minister slams media for aggressive coverage of tourist deaths The head of tourism in the Dominican Republic took aim at the media for the “bombardment” of coverage of the disturbing spate of American...
15:12, 2019-09-13

Tasmania rejects Chinese-backed bid to build tourist resort overlooking national park State’s planning commission scathing in its decision rejecting application to rezone 3,000 hectares of land for construction of sprawling complexA co...
18:56, 2019-11-26

Newlywed tourist dies trying to reach ‘Into the Wild’ bus A newlywed tourist died while trying to reach the abandoned bus in Alaska made famous in the movie “Into the Wild,” according to authorit...
19:24, 2019-07-28

Brit tourist dies after falling off pedalo and being swept out to sea A British tourist has reportedly drowned after falling off a pedalo and being dragged out to sea on Spain's Costa Dorada....
11:28, 2019-06-24

Tourist dies from rabies after picking up stray dog with pals A TOURIST has died from rabies after picking up a stray puppy in the Philippines and carrying it back to her resort....
17:32, 2019-05-10

France's digital minister says tax on big tech is just the start Cédric O says French will not back down on levy despite US threats of trade warFrance will go ahead with its controversial new tax on the profits of ...
20:48, 2020-01-12

France reports first COVID-19 death in Europe Minister Agnes Buzyn says Saturday that “I was informed last night of the death of an 80-year-old patient who had been hospitalized ... since Jan. 25...
14:00, 2020-02-15

Tourist dies in Death Valley as temperatures soar above 120 degrees It was the second death in three days in the Mojave Desert park. Summer visitors are urged to drink at least one gallon of water per day.  ...
04:08, 2019-09-01

Tourist dies after ‘sex game with chubby Thai prostitute goes wrong’ A TOURIST has died with his head in a plastic bag after a sex game with a “chubby Thai prostitute” is believed to have gone wrong....
21:52, 2019-06-12

German tourist dies after collapsing at Zion National Park SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Officials say a German tourist hiking in Zion National Park has died after collapsing on a popular trail. Park spokeswoman Elea...
16:32, 2019-05-16

Another American tourist dies while staying at Dominican Republic resort _____ The son of a New York City woman who died celebrating her birthday amid a spate of reported illnesses and deaths in the Dominican Republic is b...
21:16, 2019-06-15

Tourist dies after slipping at Yosemite National Park waterfall A Romanian tourist died after slipping and falling at a Yosemite National Park waterfall, authorities told NBC News’ affiliate KCRA in Sacramen...
00:24, 2019-08-05

Tourist dies after ‘hard landing’ while skydiving near the Grand Canyon A tourist from the United Kingdom died and his instructor was injured in a tandem skydiving accident near the Grand Canyon on Sunday, according to a ...
07:52, 2019-09-11

Man dies after attempting handstand in Australian tourist hotspot: a sinkhole A 20-year-old Australian man fell 98 feet to his death just before midnight last weekend, after allegedly attempting a handstand at a popular tourist...
02:36, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus Live Updates: Over 150 Million Chinese Are Under Coronavirus Lockdown More than 10 percent of the country’s population faces restrictions on how often they can leave their homes....
14:12, 2020-02-18

France to start repatriating nationals from China: minister The first plane to repatriate French nationals from the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the new coronavirus broke out, will likely bring them back to Pa...
09:36, 2020-01-28

France has no plans to legalize cannabis for recreational use: minister France will not legalize the recreational use of cannabis but could consider authorizing its medical use, Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne said on ...
10:44, 2019-06-20

France will end healthcare refunds for homeopathic drugs - minister France will end social security reimbursements for homeopathic drugs, French Healthcare Minister Agnes Buzyn said in a newspaper interview on Tuesday...
21:08, 2019-07-09

France’s Unofficial Minister for Fashion Isn’t Afraid of a Redesign First, Brune Poirson spearheaded a law banning destruction of unsold goods. Now she’s part of the team taking on the ‘handbag war.’...
11:48, 2020-01-20

Dominican Republic mystery deepens after third US tourist dies of respiratory failure A Pennsylvania tourist collapsed and died in the same Dominican Republic hotel where an engaged couple from Maryland was found dead five days later &...
14:12, 2019-06-05

British tourist dies at villa owned by Richard Branson’s sister A British tourist died of a suspected drowning in the pool of a luxe Spanish seafront villa owned by billionaire business magnate Sir Richard Branson...
14:40, 2019-09-19

Tourist dies in scorching Death Valley as heat hovers around 120 degrees DEATH VALLEY NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — A tourist has died while visiting Death Valley National Park amid blazing summer heat. The National Park Service...
04:44, 2019-08-31

France seeks Facebook Libra cryptocurrency ban in Europe France's economic minsiter intends to block development of Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency in Europe because of the systematic threats it poses.Read ...
12:48, 2019-09-12

France braces for record 45 Celsius as Europe melts France steeled itself on Friday for its hottest day since records began as the death toll rose from a heatwave suffocating swathes of Europe....
14:36, 2019-06-28

France to block Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency in Europe Finance minister says governments’ monetary sovereignty could be at riskFrance has said it will block the development of Facebook’s Libra in Europe, ...
19:36, 2019-09-12

France Nudges Europe Into Space Race, Where It Lags Behind Fifty years after the Apollo 11 mission, a new French plan for a space command must overcome the reluctance of its European allies to weaponize space...
20:36, 2019-07-18

Europe heatwave: record high of 45C expected in France Temperature records expected to be broken as minister warns heatwaves could become normNational high temperature records set mostly in late July or A...
19:48, 2019-06-25

More British nationals return to Europe from China: UK foreign minister Some British nationals are being flown back to Europe from China, the center of a coronavirus epidemic, on a French flight that is expected to land l...
10:56, 2020-02-02

Minister: Cyprus working with France to expand naval base NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ defense minister says French military experts are assisting Cypriot authorities in upgrading a naval port on the...
10:48, 2019-05-16

Australian tourist dies after being shot on New Zealand trip with Canadian fiancée: reports Police said the couple was parked at a scenic spot near the coastal town of Raglan when a suspect approached their van just after 3 a.m. on Friday...
10:32, 2019-08-16

Italian tourist dies after rock crushes him in ancient Jordanian city of Petra Officials believe it was an accident, with the Petra Development Tourism Region Authority saying the rock likely fell due to the heavy rainfall in th...
00:12, 2020-02-21

Europe weather: Hottest day ever recorded in France as mercury hits 44.3C France has seen its hottest day ever since records began as a sweltering heatwave engulfed much of southern and central Europe....
14:56, 2019-06-28

France endures its hottest day ever as Europe swelters in heat wave France reached its highest-ever temperature on Friday as continental Europe continues to struggle with an intense heat wave....
17:16, 2019-06-28

France’s Macron accuses Bannon, Russians of eroding Europe PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is accusing former Trump strategist Steve Bannon and Russian oligarchs of conspiring with Europe’...
09:56, 2019-05-21

Dutch prime minister, populist leader clash in Europe debate THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Dutch prime minister has clashed with the leader of a right-wing populist party over immigration and whether the Ne...
00:36, 2019-05-23

More British nationals return to Europe from China: UK foreign minister Raab A further 11 British nationals are being flown back to Europe from China, the centre of a coronavirus epidemic, on a French flight that is expected t...
11:40, 2020-02-02

France should make more of the goods it needs as epidemic shows risk: finance minister France should aim to produce more of the goods it deems strategic, such as drugs and electric batteries, as the coronavirus outbreak lays bare the da...
17:48, 2020-02-23

Main priority is to de-escalate U.S.-Iran tensions: France foreign minister French President Emmanuel Macron is due to meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose countries are also pa...
00:40, 2019-09-23

France will not sign Mercosur deal under current conditions: minister Borne France will not sign the EU-Mercosur farming deal struck between the European Union and the Mercosur countries of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay and Para...
09:52, 2019-10-08

Summer heatwaves caused 1,500 extra deaths in France: health minister Heatwaves in June and July caused about 1,500 more deaths than usual in France over that period, though the figure was far lower than in the summer o...
17:44, 2019-09-08

Deadly summer heatwave in France claimed nearly 1,500 lives, health minister says Nearly 1,500 people died in France during record heatwaves in June and July this year, according to the country's health minister....
22:08, 2019-09-08

Canada to evacuate Canadians from flu-hit Chinese region: foreign minister Canada will evacuate some 160 of its citizens from the Chinese region that is the epicenter for the new coronavirus, and it is urging other Canadians...
20:48, 2020-01-29

Australian tourist dies after shots fired on New Zealand trip with Canadian fiancée: reports Police said the couple was parked at a scenic spot near the coastal town of Raglan when a suspect approached their van just after 3 a.m. on Friday...
12:00, 2019-08-16

Chinese firm Aiways to show Europe-spec U5 EV at Geneva Volkswagen Tiguan-sized electric SUV to arrive in Europe in April; UK launch could follow in 2021 Chinese manufacturer Aiways will show a production-...
14:48, 2020-01-23

NATO official warns Chinese missiles 'can reach US and Europe' European powers must beware that China’s growing missile arsenal can threaten Western nations, according to a senior North Atlantic Treaty Organizati...
21:40, 2020-02-10

'Only voice of Europe carries significant weight,' German Foreign Minister Maas says In an op-ed published in 26 European countries, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas appealed for Europeans to work more closely together. He called on...
08:36, 2019-11-02

'What you hear about Chinese people in France feeling scared – it’s true' People of Chinese descent have long faced prejudice and violence in France. But today a new generation is staking out its rightful place in society. ...
07:52, 2019-11-26

Japanese tourist tested positive for novel coronavirus after visiting Hawaii Hawaii officials were notified through the U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Friday....
06:12, 2020-02-15

Tourist caught smuggling rat meat as coronavirus ravages the region The unnamed Myanmar national was stopped at Penang International Airport on the tip of Penang Island in north-western Malaysia as coronavirus is batt...
01:12, 2020-02-12

Canada’s agriculture minister meets briefly with Chinese counterpart about canola at G20 Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau briefly met with her Chinese counterpart, where she expressed Canada's concern with the suspension of canola...
05:08, 2019-05-14

France to limit access to Western Europe's highest mountain in conservation effort President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday that France will move to limit access to Mont Blanc, Western Europe's tallest mountain and a famed tourist...
04:24, 2020-02-14

Europe heat wave sparks massive in Spain, record temperatures in France As a heat wave continues to scorch parts of Western Europe, a wildfire has broken out in northeastern Spain and France measured its highest-ever June...
19:48, 2019-06-27

France hits record high temperature while deaths tally up during Europe heatwave Four administrative departments in France were placed on red alert, signaling temperatures of "dangerous intensity" that are more typical of Saudi Ar...
16:08, 2019-06-28

France's Macron calls on Europe to push international nuclear arms control The French president has unveiled his nuclear doctrine as part of France's arms strategy after Brexit, calling for international disarmament efforts ...
13:08, 2020-02-07

France records all-time hottest temperature amid scorching heatwave in Europe The mercury rose to over 44 degrees Celsius (111 degrees Fahrenheit) in France, making it the hottest temperature logged since records began. Meanwhi...
16:08, 2019-06-28

Chinese diplomats violently clash with pro-Hong Kong protesters in Europe Chinese diplomats disrupted a pro-Hong Kong protest in Lithuania on the anniversary of a major anti-Soviet demonstration, according to the Baltic nat...
00:08, 2019-09-04

France threatens to block Chinese firm's rescue of British Steel Jingye deal to save the company and its Scunthorpe steelworks thrown into doubtHopes that British Steel will be saved by Chinese industrial firm Jing...
22:56, 2020-01-31

France records all-time hottest temperature amid scorching heat wave in Europe The mercury rose to over 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit) in France, making it the hottest temperature logged since records began. Meanwhi...
18:44, 2019-06-28

Europe heat wave sparks massive wildfire in Spain, record temperatures in France As a heat wave continues to scorch parts of Western Europe, a wildfire has broken out in northeastern Spain and France measured its highest-ever June...
20:28, 2019-06-27

Europe heatwave 2019: France braces for temperatures up to 40C as intense heat sweeps continent More than half of France has been placed on high alert by meteorologists as an intense heatwave sweeps across Europe....
12:28, 2019-06-25

Boris Johnson news as it happened: Prime Minister clashes with Europe on Brexit as he seeks new deal Boris Johnson clashed with Europe on Brexit as he set in motion plans to negotiate a new Brexit deal before the October 31 deadline....
02:36, 2019-07-27

France scraps plans for $3.3 billion Franco-Chinese shopping mall near Paris French President Emmanuel Macron has decided to scrap a 3 billion euro ($3.32 billion) shopping and leisure complex project that French retail group ...
03:04, 2019-11-08

Moscow imposes special safety measures at tourist sites over coronavirus fears Moscow city authorities have put in place special safety measures at hotels and tourist sites due to fears over the outbreak of coronavirus in China,...
10:40, 2020-01-28

Europe floods: Death toll rises to seven as heavy rains batter France, Italy and Greece At least seven people have died as heavy rain hit the Riviera coasts of France and Italy as well as parts of western Greece....
18:04, 2019-11-25

Surprise rise in Chinese exports boosts shares in Europe and Asia – business live Greek unemployment drops to 8-year lowGold, a safe-haven asset, hovers near $1,500 an ounce 11.47am BST Craig Erlam, senior market analyst UK and EME...
13:04, 2019-08-08

Boris Johnson news: LIVE updates as Prime Minister clashes with Europe on Brexit as he seeks new deal Boris Johnson has clashed with Europe on Brexit as he set in motion plans to negotiate a new Brexit deal before the October 31 deadline....
18:16, 2019-07-26

Before-and-after photos show how the coronavirus has left Asia's biggest tourist attractions looking like ghost towns Getty The coronavirus outbreak has wreaked havoc on the tourism industry in China and beyond. Attractions like the Great Wall and Shanghai Disneyland...
14:24, 2020-02-20

Before and after photos show how the coronavirus has left Asia's biggest tourist attractions looking like ghost towns Getty The coronavirus outbreak has wreaked havoc on the tourism industry in China and beyond. Attractions like the Great Wall and Disneyland Shanghai...
12:36, 2020-02-20

Ex-Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke dies at age 89 CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Bob Hawke, one of Australia’s longest-serving prime ministers, has died at age 89. His wife and biographer, Blanche ...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Bob Hawke, former Australian prime minister, dies age 89 Labor PM, who served from 1983 to 1991, modernised Australia’s economy and introduced significant social reforms Australia’s 23rd prime minister and ...
12:32, 2019-05-16

'Yes Minister' Actor Derek Fowlds Dies At 82 Derek Fowlds was best-known for his role of the Prime Minister's private secretary Bernard Woolley in the satire show Yes Minister...
16:28, 2020-01-17

France: Teenager dies after bridge collapses At least one person has died and several others had to be rescued from the river Tarn in southern France. More than 70 emergency workers have been de...
13:00, 2019-11-18

France: Brain-damage patient dies after right-to-die row A Frenchman at the heart of a right-to-die case has died after doctors removed life support. The question of whether to keep Vincent Lambert in a per...
11:52, 2019-07-11

Li Peng: Former Chinese premier dies at 90 Former Chinese Premier Li Peng has died in Beijing. He was best known for leading the violent military crackdown on pro-democracy protesters at Tiana...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Former Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj dies age 67 Sushma Swaraj was one of India's best-known female politicians and stood out with a pioneering, active presence on social media. She served as foreig...
08:32, 2019-08-07

Former Jamaican Prime Minister Edward Seaga dies at 89 Jamaica’s prime minister has announced the death of Edward Seaga, a former Jamaican leader who shaped the island’s post-independence poli...
21:52, 2019-05-28

Chinese contaminated blood whistleblower dies in US Shuping Wang exposed spread of HIV and hepatitis C through contaminated blood in 1990sA whistleblower who revealed the spread of HIV and hepatitis C ...
18:00, 2019-09-26

Second person dies in Chinese virus outbreak A second person has died in China of a mysterious virus, as more cases are reported in Thailand and Japan....
16:20, 2020-01-17

British actor Derek Fowlds, of 'Yes Minister' and 'Heartbeat,' dies at 82 Actor Derek Fowlds died at a hospital on Friday morning after suffering from pneumonia that lead to heart failure.       ...
17:32, 2020-01-17

Bob Hawke: Long-serving Australian prime minister dies at 89 Just days before a federal election in Australia, the country's longest-serving Labor prime minister has died. Bob Hawke served from 1983 to 1991, an...
13:12, 2019-05-16

Europe: a new UK prime minister will not change 'parameters' of Brexit European commission officials today stated that the appointment of a new Prime Minister in the UK would in no way alter the "parameters" of the Brexi...
12:40, 2019-06-11

British Soldier dies after going swimming in canal while in France for D-Day commemorations A British soldier who was visiting France for the D-Day commemorations has died after going swimming in a canal....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Georges Duboeuf, France's 'king of Beaujolais', dies aged 86 Tributes paid to wine producer who ‘raised the Beaujolais flag around the world’Tributes have been paid to the wine merchant Georges Duboeuf, known i...
14:40, 2020-01-06

New Prime Minister Boris Johnson vows 'no ifs or buts' that the UK will leave Europe by October 31 Britain will leave the EU "no ifs or buts" by October 31, new Prime Minister Boris Johnson declared today as he unveiled his vision to re-energise th...
19:24, 2019-07-24

Chinese doctor who sounded the alarm about the virus dies By KEN MORITSUGU BEIJING (AP) - A Chinese doctor who got in trouble with authorities in the communist country for sounding an early warning about the...
22:16, 2020-02-06

France delivered the first of 36 Rafale fighter jets bought by India, and India's defense minister already took a spin in it AP Photo/Bob Edme India's defense minister climbed into the cockpit of a Dassault Rafale fighter jet during a visit to France. The jet is the first o...
19:56, 2019-10-08

France 'ready to work with Boris Johnson' but will not renegotiate Withdrawal Agreement, minister says France is ready to work with Boris Johnson but will not renegotiate Theresa May's Brexit deal, according to the country's state minister for European...
10:48, 2019-07-26

Driving in France and Europe after Brexit: How leaving the EU with 'no deal' at end of 2020 could impact travel Qualified drivers from the UK are currently able to drive all over Europe without extra paper work - but Brexit could impact that....
13:40, 2020-01-31

Li Peng: former Chinese premier known as 'Butcher of Beijing' dies aged 90 Politician known abroad for his role in crushing 1989 Tiananmen Square protestsThe former Chinese premier Li Peng, reviled by rights activists and ma...
15:32, 2019-07-23

France confirms first two cases of coronavirus France confirmed on Friday its first two cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with one patient being hospitalized in Paris and the other in the southweste...
21:52, 2020-01-24

Sudan suspects two infections with the new coronavirus: minister Sudan suspects that two of its citizens who returned to the country from China are infected with the new coronavirus, the information minister told R...
14:32, 2020-01-29

To contain the coronavirus, Singapore must also fight misinformation, minister says Fighting against the spread of a new coronavirus requires "a calm, well-informed and disciplined response from the population," said S Iswaran, Singa...
06:24, 2020-02-07

Chinese GP postponed due to coronavirus "The Chinese Grand Prix will be postponed due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, Formula One said on Wednesday."...
14:24, 2020-02-12

Chinese GP likely to be postponed due to coronavirus "The Chinese Grand Prix is unlikely to take place as scheduled on April 19 due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, Formula One chief Chase Carey said...
11:36, 2020-02-12

Brian Mawhinney dead: Former Cabinet minister and Football League chairman dies aged 79 Former Cabinet minister and Football League chairman Brian Mawhinney has died aged 79 after a long illness, his family said....
13:48, 2019-11-10

Actor and Model Godfrey Gao Dies While Competing on Chinese Reality TV Show Godfrey Gao, a Taiwanese-Canadian model and actor, has died after collapsing on a television set in China. Gao, 35, was filming the Chinese reality T...
17:04, 2019-11-27

Chinese cerebral palsy victim dies after caretaker quarantined for virus Chinese authorities removed two officials in Hubei province, the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak, over the death of a cerebral palsy patient wh...
12:52, 2020-02-03

France confirms 2 cases of coronavirus as U.S. announces 2nd Officials said the individual infected had travelled in recent weeks to Wuhan, the central Chinese city at the epicentre of the outbreak....
21:48, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus patients arrived in France without symptoms Two of the three people who have been diagnosed with the Wuhan coronavirus arrived in France without showing symptoms, doctors at a Paris hospital sa...
17:52, 2020-01-25

France declares first two confirmed cases of coronavirus France declared on Friday its first two confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus, with one patient being hospitalized in Paris and the other in the s...
21:00, 2020-01-24

France confirms fifth case of infection with coronavirus France has confirmed a fifth case of infection by the new coronavirus from China, French health minister said on Wednesday, adding the patient was th...
20:48, 2020-01-29

Italy confirms first 2 cases of coronavirus: prime minister Two Chinese tourists who were visiting Italy had contracted the virus, said Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte. Checks were being made to reconstr...
23:52, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus spread in Malaysia is 'no cause for panic,' health minister says Malaysia has reported 22 cases of COVID-19 as of Tuesday — the third-highest number in Southeast Asia behind Singapore and Thailand, according to dat...
08:48, 2020-02-19

Canadians at low risk for coronavirus but should still be ‘prudent’: health minister The federal health minister said it is too early to determine what additional measures may be required as Canada monitors five or six people for the ...
20:56, 2020-01-23

German minister: Expect to agree coronavirus evacuation soon German Health Minister Jens Spahn said he expected the federal government to reach an agreement with authorities in the state of Hesse in the next fe...
13:48, 2020-01-29

Two first coronavirus cases confirmed in Italy: prime minister Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Thursday said there were two confirmed cases of coronavirus in Italy, the first two in the country since the...
23:52, 2020-01-30

Cambodia confirms first case of coronavirus -health minister Cambodia has confirmed the first case of coronavirus in the country, Health Minister Mam Bunheng said on Monday....
14:04, 2020-01-27

One case of coronavirus symptoms among French evacuated: minister One of the French people evacuated from China by plane showed symptoms of the coronavirus infection, France's Health Minister Agnes Buzyn told report...
15:16, 2020-01-31

Philippines confirms first case of new coronavirus: health minister Philippine health officials have confirmed the first case of the new coronavirus in the country....
09:40, 2020-01-30

Japan confirms its first coronavirus death: Health Minister Japan on Thursday confirmed its first coronavirus death, Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said....
15:48, 2020-02-13

CDC announces first U.S. case of Chinese coronavirus The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed the first U.S. case of coronavirus linked to an outbreak in Wuhan, China....
20:44, 2020-01-21

Chinese authorities to cut off city of 11M to contain coronavirus Chinese officials will cut off the city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak that has affected hundreds of people in several countries...
23:52, 2020-01-22

CDC confirms Chinese coronavirus has arrived in the US The bizarre new virus strain that popped up in China weeks ago has now made its way to the United States. Officials from the Centers for Disease Cont...
01:08, 2020-01-23

How Chinese authoritarianism contributed to coronavirus As coronavirus cases in China continue to increase, the country's leadership is coming under scrutiny for its response. Authorities have been accused...
19:04, 2020-02-05

The Chinese doctor who tried to warn others about coronavirus When Li Wenliang warned about a Sars-like virus at his hospital in Wuhan, authorities tried to silence him....
04:44, 2020-02-04

Briton in French Alps may have spread coronavirus to others across Europe A British man who contracted the new coronavirus while attending a conference in Singapore may have infected seven other people when he stopped off a...
17:12, 2020-02-09

Germany confirms first human coronavirus transmission in Europe Man infected by colleague who appeared not to have symptoms when virus was transmittedLatest Coronavirus news: live updatesThe first human-to-human t...
20:24, 2020-01-28

British traveller may have spread novel coronavirus across Europe, officials say A single British business traveller might be linked to 10 cases of the novel coronavirus in several European countries....
23:08, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus containment in Europe working 'so far,' says Germany's Spahn Germany's Health Minister Jens Spahn believes that, so far, efforts to contain the coronavirus in Europe are working, but he cautioned that "things c...
18:48, 2020-02-13

New Jersey high school principal dies after donating bone marrow to help boy in France, family says A New Jersey high school principal and Army veteran died Sunday after suffering from complications following a procedure to donate bone marrow to a 1...
20:56, 2019-04-09

Scottish government minister Clare Haughey's 20-year-old son Charlie dies while on holiday in Amsterdam The 20-year-old son of a Scottish government minister has died while on holiday in Amsterdam....
19:16, 2019-07-29

France confirms sixth case of infection with coronavirus France has confirmed a sixth case of infection by the new coronavirus from China, a French health official said on Thursday....
20:12, 2020-01-30

Australia, France confirm first cases of coronavirus as U.S. announces 2nd Officials said the individual infected had travelled in recent weeks to Wuhan, the central Chinese city at the epicentre of the outbreak....
02:44, 2020-01-25

France to close two schools near ski resort after coronavirus cases Two schools near a French ski resort where five Britons have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus will be shut next week as authorities try to det...
16:24, 2020-02-08

Qantas And Air France-KLM Count The Cost Of Coronavirus Outbreak Australian airline Qantas warned that the coronavirus outbreak could wipe $100 million off its profits, while Air France-KLM cancelled China flights ...
14:24, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus: German health minister calls on EU to allocate funds Germany has identified 16 cases of the COVID-19 virus. Jens Spahn, Germany's health minister, told parliament that he hoped for a coordinated EU resp...
18:48, 2020-02-12

There's a 'very good lesson' from the coronavirus outbreak, says Singapore's trade minister "Today, China is not just producing low-end, low-value products, they are also in the supply chains of many of the high-end products," said Chan Chun...
05:48, 2020-02-05

Russia may deport any foreigners found with coronavirus, prime minister says Foreign citizens could be deported from Russia if they test positive for the coronavirus, the prime minister said, according to country's media outle...
10:28, 2020-02-03

New coronavirus outbreak is a huge concern for the world, British minister says Britain's business minister said on Thursday that the outbreak of a new coronavirus in China was a huge concern for the world....
10:24, 2020-01-23

German minister: Too early to gauge impact of coronavirus on economy More time and data are needed to quantify any possible negative effects of the coronavirus that broke out in China on the German economy, Economy Min...
15:32, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus risk to British public remains low: health minister The risk posed to the British public by the new coronavirus remains low, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said on Friday, after an emergency response me...
16:00, 2020-01-24

Person in Japan who has not visited Wuhan contracts coronavirus: minister Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said a person in Japan who had not visited Wuhan has contracted the new coronavirus, Japanese media reported ...
10:40, 2020-01-28

Saudi energy minister says confident China can contain, eradicate new coronavirus Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman Al-Saud said on Monday the kingdom was closely monitoring developments in global oil marke...
01:00, 2020-01-27

Singapore must prepare for a continued rise in coronavirus cases, minister says As of Thursday noon, Singapore had 58 confirmed cases of COVID-19, according to the country's Ministry of Health....
05:00, 2020-02-14

Coronavirus outbreak will hit Singapore's economy this year: trade minister Singapore's economy will be impacted by the outbreak of a new coronavirus that originated in China at the end of last year and has spread to the city...
05:28, 2020-01-27

Chinese health officials say coronavirus is ‘much more contagious’ Chinese officials on Sunday revealed that patients infected with the coronavirus can spread the deadly illness before experiencing any symptoms — pro...
05:28, 2020-01-27

Chinese authorities to cut off city of 11 million to contain coronavirus Chinese officials will cut off the city of Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak that has affected hundreds of people in several countries...
21:36, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus: Apple to close all Chinese stores The announcement comes as a plane carrying German nationals from China is due to arrive in Frankfurt. Countries around the world are taking action to...
12:36, 2020-02-01

Trump: Chinese coronavirus 'totally under control' The CDC anticipates more cases in the U.S., but officials believe the risk to the American public at large is low....
16:32, 2020-01-22

Carmakers close Chinese factories because of coronavirus Automakers and parts suppliers have shut factories in China, in line with government guidelines, or have flagged a hit to profits following the coron...
11:28, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus causes slump in Chinese travel: study The coronavirus outbreak in China caused a slump in outbound travel from China around its New Year period, data from travel analytic firm ForwardKeys...
15:20, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus infections spike to 15,000 new Chinese cases in a day China has reported a massive increase in the number of its citizens infected by the new coronavirus, after Chinese officials changed how cases were d...
13:24, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus spreads in Chinese prisons, over 500 infected Officials said the virus had been imported to prisons, and that no prisoners have died as a result of the outbreak....
18:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus latest: first non-Chinese deaths reported An American and a Japanese citizen have died after suffering coronavirus symptoms, marking the first non-Chinese deaths since the outbreak began....
11:32, 2020-02-08

Over 500 cases of coronavirus reported in Chinese prisons More than 500 inmates have been infected by the coronavirus in prisons across China, prompting the firing of several officials, according to reports ...
18:00, 2020-02-21

Top Chinese, U.S. diplomats discuss coronavirus situation China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi discussed the coronavirus outbreak with U.S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday, telling him that Beijing ha...
17:16, 2020-01-29

Chinese people in UK targeted with abuse over coronavirus Students and a restaurant worker in Southampton report racist incidents, prompting fears in the communityCoronavirus outbreak – live updatesA spate o...
21:00, 2020-02-18

Four Chinese citizens with coronavirus in UAE are tourists: official The four members of a Chinese family who have been diagnosed in the United Arab Emirates with the new coronavirus were tourists who arrived from the ...
14:32, 2020-01-29

Four people from Chinese family infected with coronavirus in UAE: WAM The United Arab Emirates' health ministry said four members of a Chinese family were infected with coronavirus in the first cases announced in the Gu...
12:00, 2020-01-29

2020 F1 Chinese GP set to be called off after coronavirus outbreak Formula 1's Chinese Grand Prix is set to be called off, with an announcement about a potential postponement of the race due to be made as soon as Wed...
10:48, 2020-02-12

Russia discharges second Chinese man to recover from coronavirus Russia discharged a Chinese national from hospital in the Siberian city of Chita on Wednesday after he recovered from a coronavirus infection, local ...
09:00, 2020-02-12

These are the 10 Chinese stocks traders have bet the most against since the coronavirus outbreak Reuters Coronavirus roiled markets Thursday, with investors concerned the flu-like illness will eat into global growth. Nowhere is that concern more ...
15:48, 2020-01-30

Chinese health officials say coronavirus ‘much more contagious’ Chinese officials on Sunday revealed that patients infected with the coronavirus can spread the deadly illness before experiencing any symptoms — pro...
07:16, 2020-01-27

Three U.S. Airports to Screen Passengers for Chinese Coronavirus Passengers from Wuhan, China, will screened for infection at J.F.K. beginning Friday night, and at S.F.O. and L.A.X. on Saturday....
20:08, 2020-01-17

Vietnam says monitoring over 5,000 Chinese workers for coronavirus Vietnam is monitoring more than 5,000 workers who returned to the Southeast Asian country after the Lunar New Year holiday for signs of coronavirus, ...
14:12, 2020-02-14

UK over-reacted to coronavirus outbreak, says Chinese ambassador Britain's advice to its nationals to leave China because of the coronavirus oubreak in Hubei province was an over-reaction, the Chinese ambassador to...
13:52, 2020-02-06

New coronavirus spreads more like flu than SARS: Chinese study Scientists in China who studied nose and throat swabs from 18 patients infected with the new coronavirus say it behaves much more like influenza than...
02:00, 2020-02-20

New coronavirus outbreak in Chinese city of Wuhan Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city o...
14:56, 2020-01-19

Japan Confirms First Case of New Chinese Coronavirus The detection of the virus in Japan adds to fears that it will spread outside China’s borders after a case was also reported in Thailand this week....
04:48, 2020-01-16

F1 open to new Chinese GP date if coronavirus causes postponement Formula 1 will try to find an alternative date for the Chinese Grand Prix if the race has to be called off because of the coronavirus outbreak...
11:20, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus Live Updates: Infections Exceed 900 and Reach Europe Shanghai Disneyland shut down, hospitals pleaded for help, France reported two cases and the youngest victim so far was identified as a 36-year-old m...
22:56, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus Won't Impact Switch Sales In North America And Europe Yesterday, Nintendo announced that Switch production and shipment to Japan from China will be impacted by Coronavirus. Nintendo has issued a statemen...
12:28, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus: death toll reaches 41 in China with first cases in Europe Public transport suspended in at least 13 cities in China as death toll rises and France identifies Europe’s first casesWhat we know so farLessons fr...
01:52, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus: China extends lockdown as first cases reported in Europe Public transport suspended in at least 13 cities in China as death toll rises and France identifies two casesCoronavirus outbreak latest - live What ...
21:40, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus kills two people in Europe as officials quarantine residents The first fatality, a 78-year old man, died after testing positive for the virus just hours after 10 towns were locked down following a flurry of new...
11:12, 2020-02-22

First coronavirus death in Europe confirmed after warning bug could kill 400,000 Brits The epidemic that has killed more than 1,500 people and struck down 63,000 is now knocking on Britain's door after it claimed Europe's first fatality...
13:00, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus Live Updates: First Death Outside Asia Reported in France The victim was an 80-year-old tourist from the Chinese province at the heart of the outbreak, who had been hospitalized since Jan. 25, the French hea...
14:12, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus Live Updates: France Reports First Death Outside Asia The French health minister said the man was an 80-year-old tourist from Hubei who had been hospitalized since Jan. 25....
12:24, 2020-02-15

Hunt for coronavirus carriers as trail leads from Singapore to UK and France Infected Briton flew from conference in Asia to Alps and then returned to UKAn international manhunt is under way to trace more than 100 people who w...
15:36, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus live updates: France confirms first death outside of Asia Chinese officials on Saturday reported 2,641 new coronavirus cases and 143 additional deaths in the last 24 hours....
16:24, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus outbreak: virus’s ability to spread 'getting stronger', says minister – updates As the death toll reaches 56, the Chinese government promises tougher crackdown to stop the spread. Follow all the latest developments here Inter-cit...
09:20, 2020-01-26

India is working to 'plug every possible loophole' to prevent a coronavirus epidemic, minister says India reported three confirmed cases, out of more than 1,700 people tested around the country as of Thursday, according to the Indian Council of Medi...
10:12, 2020-02-14

With selfie, Ukrainian health minister joins coronavirus evacuees in quarantine Ukraine's health minister joined evacuees from China in quarantine in a sanatorium on Friday in a show of solidarity after fears over the possible sp...
18:36, 2020-02-21

Spain to repatriate Spanish nationals from the 'epicenter of coronavirus': Foreign Minister The Spanish government is working with China and the European Arancha Gonzalez Laya Union to repatriate Spanish nationals from Wuhan, China, over cor...
10:40, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus vs. Chinese, Hong Kong Stocks: Who Leads, Who Follows? When you glance at the news, it's hard not to feel scared. You might think that stocks in China and Honk Kong sold off only after the news of coronav...
22:16, 2020-01-24

Chinese stocks plummet as coronavirus outbreak worsens The Shanghai Composite Index closed down 7.7 percent, its worst daily drop in more than four years....
14:24, 2020-02-03

Chinese bank to destroy cash in areas hit by coronavirus China’s central bank will reportedly destroy some cash in areas hard-hit by the coronavirus to prevent contagion. People’s Bank of China ...
21:12, 2020-02-16

Coronavirus shakes citizens' faith in Chinese government The outbreak has left Chinese people facing a miserable new year and Xi Jinping a key testZhu Wenyi, 21, has spent the eve of the lunar new year at h...
08:32, 2020-01-25

Factbox: Carmakers close Chinese factories because of coronavirus Automakers and parts suppliers have shut factories in China, in line with government guidelines, or have flagged a hit to profits following the coron...
19:12, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus outbreak: Has the deadly Chinese virus reached UK? Thousands of people have confirmed to have the deadly coronavirus as it continues to spread across the world – but has it come to the UK?...
18:28, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus 'days away from UK' and 'getting stronger' Chinese government admits England’s Chief Medical Officer believes there is a “fair chance” Britain will be hit by the virus – as infections look set to soar...
15:36, 2020-01-26

Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Postponed Due To Coronavirus After some hemming and hawing over whether a cancellation was necessary, the FIA has officially postponed the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix on April...
17:12, 2020-02-12

F1's Chinese GP called off because of coronavirus with Vietnam race at risk Race set for 19 April unlikely to be rescheduledInaugural Vietnam GP on 5 April also in doubtThe Chinese Grand Prix has been postponed because of the...
16:36, 2020-02-12

Dr. Oz on coronavirus outbreak: Chinese leaders' new comments 'alarming' Dr. Mehmet Oz said Monday on "Fox & Friends" that thousands of additional coronavirus cases will soon be confirmed and he expressed alarm about the i...
15:44, 2020-01-27

Chinese university develops rapid test kit for coronavirus A Chinese university has announced a coronavirus detection kit that can identify infections of the deadly illness in just 15 minutes, according to a ...
15:24, 2020-02-17

F1's Chinese GP called off due to coronavirus with Vietnam race at risk Race unlikely to be rescheduled due to busy calendarInaugural Vietnam GP on 5 April also in doubtThe Chinese Grand Prix has been postponed after the ...
14:24, 2020-02-12

Russia discharges second Chinese national to recover from coronavirus Russia discharged a Chinese national from hospital in the Siberian city of Chita on Wednesday after he recovered from a coronavirus infection, local ...
12:24, 2020-02-12

‘Too many people need help’: Calgarians fundraise for Chinese coronavirus supplies Calgarians are raising money for medical supplies for people affected by coronavirus in China....
01:20, 2020-01-27

F1's Chinese GP set to be called off due to coronavirus with Vietnam race at risk Race unlikely to be rescheduled due to busy calendarInaugural Vietnam GP on 5 April also in doubtThe Chinese Grand Prix is expected to be postponed a...
12:00, 2020-02-12

Woman weeps after Chinese government bans her from saying bye to coronavirus mum The devastated daughter tearfully chased the ambulance carrying her mum's body.The harrowing video was pulled from social media by government censors...
00:56, 2020-02-05

Death toll from Chinese coronavirus outbreak nearly doubles The death toll from China’s deadly mystery virus has nearly doubled in less than 24 hours — with the number of fatalities climbing to 17 ...
16:28, 2020-01-22

F1 open to new Chinese GP date if coronavirus forces postponement Formula 1 will try to find an alternative date for the Chinese Grand Prix if the race has to be called off because of the coronavirus outbreak...
12:48, 2020-02-06

Chinese doctors 'using plasma therapy' on coronavirus patients Doctors in Shanghai are using infusions of blood plasma from people who have recovered from the coronavirus to treat those still battling the infecti...
17:36, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus: dozens more die in Chinese city at centre of outbreak Wuhan hospitals need more staff and supplies as death toll passes that of Sars virusCoronavirus – latest updatesDozens more people have died in the c...
10:56, 2020-02-03

Daily on Energy: How coronavirus sharply cut Chinese emissions Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:36, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus expected to hit Chinese travel, global economy 2020 was supposed to be the year the Chinese traveler returned in full force thanks to an improving trade backdrop and signs of stabilization in the ...
18:48, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus: US and Australia close borders to Chinese arrivals The US and Australia are among the countries that have implemented rare travel restrictions....
12:44, 2020-02-01

Live Updates: Over 150 Million Chinese Are Under Coronavirus Lockdown More than 10 percent of the country’s population faces restrictions on how often they can leave their homes....
16:12, 2020-02-18

Wuhan, Center of Coronavirus Outbreak, Is Being Cut Off by Chinese Authorities A senior health official warned that the annual Spring Festival holiday travel rush would complicate efforts to contain the outbreak, as the official...
21:28, 2020-01-22

Three U.S. Airports to Check Passengers for a Deadly Chinese Coronavirus Passengers from Wuhan, China, will be screened at J.F.K. beginning Friday night, and in San Francisco and Los Angeles starting on Saturday....
22:28, 2020-01-17

First case of Chinese coronavirus confirmed in Macau: report Macau, which is also located closely to Hong Kong, confirmed its first case the new Chinese coronavirus that emerged from the city of Wuhan. The deat...
05:12, 2020-01-22

Chinese factory hit hard by coronavirus appears to be open again One of the Chinese factories that’s been hardest hit by the coronavirus appears to be returning to activity, signaling that China’s government is all...
00:36, 2020-02-21

Chinese Super League suspended to contain coronavirus spread "The Chinese Football Association (CFA) said it is postponing all domestic games due to the rapidly spreading coronavirus epidemic as the total numbe...
15:08, 2020-01-30

Chinese coronavirus may have spread to Australia as man tests positive An Australian man is feared to have brought the mystery, new virus spreading through Asia to the country after returning from a trip to China, accord...
17:12, 2020-01-21

Factbox: New coronavirus outbreak in Chinese city of Wuhan Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city o...
05:04, 2020-01-19

Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals not testing patients, say relatives Number of cases, and deaths, could be much higher than those cited in official reports if claims are trueOn 12 January Huang got news his healthy 65-...
14:08, 2020-01-21

Coronavirus: Anxiety rises as Chinese city goes into lockdown Authorities suspend outbound planes, trains and public transport in the city of 11 million people....
08:56, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus cuts Chinese carbon emissions by up to 25 percent Enlarge / A man tends to vegetables in a field as emissions rise from nearby cooling towers of a coal-fired power station in Tongling, Anhui province...
19:24, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus Fears Take Toll On Chinese Businesses Nationwide Unfounded and largely racist fears surrounding the coronavirus are hurting Chinese businesses nationwide, with estimated revenues down as much as 60%...
21:48, 2020-02-19

NYC cabbies avoiding Chinese neighborhoods over coronavirus fears NYC cabbies and Uber drivers fear getting coronavirus and, as a result, are dodging Chinese passengers....
21:00, 2020-02-15

Australia reopens the door to some Chinese students after coronavirus ban The Australian government said on Saturday it will allow the return of some Chinese high school students who have been blocked from entering the coun...
08:36, 2020-02-22

South Korea confirms second case of Chinese coronavirus South Korea's government on Friday confirmed the second case of a coronavirus that originated in China, the Centers for Disease Control and Preventio...
03:32, 2020-01-24

Wuhan, Center of Coronavirus Outbreak, Is Cut Off by Chinese Authorities A senior health official warned that the annual Spring Festival holiday travel rush would complicate efforts to contain the outbreak, as the official...
20:56, 2020-01-22

Chinese dog owners rush to buy coronavirus masks for their pooches Chinese dog owners are scrambling to buy face masks for their pooches to protect them from the coronavirus, even though health experts are not convin...
18:44, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus: Chinese GP postponed as impact on car industry grows Chinese GP Grand prix, due to take place in April, is delayed due to health concerns over virus outbreak This year’s Chinese Grand Prix has been post...
22:12, 2020-02-12

Japan and Thailand Confirm New Cases of Chinese Coronavirus The two new patients will add to fears that the virus will spread further outside China’s borders....
07:12, 2020-01-17

Coronavirus: three Chinese cities in lockdown in attempt to contain virus Residents in Wuhan, Ezhou and Huanggang hoard supplies and isolate themselves at homeThree Chinese cities accounting for an area of 20 million people...
13:12, 2020-01-23

Chinese film director Chang Kai and family die from coronavirus Four members of same family die during self-quarantine at centre of outbreak in WuhanA Chinese film director, his sister, mother and father have all ...
22:12, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus kills Chinese man in Philippines, first death outside China The Philippines said on Sunday a 44-year-old Chinese man had died from the new coronavirus, the first fatality from the growing outbreak to have died...
07:00, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus patients in Europe had 'no symptoms' sparking fears of silent spreading The coronavirus could become a silent killer as the number of cases of the SARs-like virus increase to over 1,400 across the world. So far the death ...
18:28, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus: Germany confirms first human transmission in Europe – live updates US updates travel warning to China to highest level as mayor of Wuhan admits authorities were too slow in releasing information about virus. Follow t...
14:04, 2020-01-28

Spain confirms a second case of the deadly coronavirus, marking nearly 40 cases in Europe Associated Press Spanish officials confirmed the country's second coronavirus case on Sunday in Mallorca, a popular vacation spot. The country's firs...
14:52, 2020-02-09

Europeans flee China, fly to France as coronavirus death toll rises The A380 is expected to land at the military base of Istres in the southern French region of Bouches-du-Rhone. A first plane landed Friday near Marse...
14:28, 2020-02-02

Coronavirus UK updates: Five Brits including one child confirmed to be infected in France Follow our live updates here Five Brits in France were staying in ski resort Death toll in China surpasses 700 Brit diagnosed on cruise 'feeling well...
12:04, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus UK update: Five Brits including one child confirmed to be infected in France Follow our live updates here Five Brits in France were staying in ski resort Death toll in China surpasses 700 Brit diagnosed on cruise 'feeling well...
15:24, 2020-02-08

France toughens travel advice to China amid coronavirus scare France's foreign office on Saturday issued new travel advice for its citizens due to the coronavirus outbreak, saying it did not recommend traveling ...
16:24, 2020-02-08

France's Pasteur Institute Foundation hoping to develop coronavirus vaccine France's Pasteur Institute Foundation is looking into developing a vaccine to treat the coronavirus, an official at the institute said on Friday....
15:16, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus Live Updates: A Chinese Official Says He Feels ‘Guilty’ The Communist Party secretary of Wuhan, Feng Guoqiang, said on Friday that he felt responsible for the spread of the coronavirus....
17:08, 2020-01-31

Wuhan: Inside the Chinese city at the center of the coronavirus outbreak For many, Wuhan was an unfamiliar word until this month, when the Chinese city was thrust into the spotlight as word of the outbreak of the deadly co...
09:52, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chinese City of 11 Million Is on Lockdown The authorities closed off the city of Wuhan after officials said the number of deaths from a mysterious new virus had nearly doubled....
06:24, 2020-01-23

World Indoor Athletics cancelled over coronavirus with Chinese GP at risk • World Athletics confirms event has been delayed for year • F1 race on 19 April in Shanghai at risk, says virus expertThe World Indoor Athletics Cha...
20:40, 2020-01-29

'I'm in an apocalypse:' American student trapped in coronavirus-hit Chinese city For almost a week, 21-year-old American-born college student Nicholas Schneider has been trying and failing to find a way out of Wuhan, China, the qu...
20:48, 2020-01-29

Drones scold Chinese residents without masks as coronavirus spreads Chinese authorities are taking coronavirus surveillance to new heights — using drones to scold citizens who go outside without face masks. R...
01:08, 2020-02-02

Chinese Authorities Cut Off Transportation From Wuhan, Center of Coronavirus Outbreak A senior health official warned that the annual Spring Festival holiday travel rush would complicate efforts to contain the outbreak, as the official...
20:16, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus set to impact Chinese airlines' first quarter profit: Aercap CEO The chief executive of one of the world's largest aircraft lessors, Aercap , expects the new coronavirus that has emerged from Wuhan, China to impact...
19:52, 2020-01-22

Kurdistan's Erbil airport denies entry to three Chinese over coronavirus Erbil International Airport in the semi-autonomous Kurdistan Region of Iraq denied entry to three Chinese citizens over fears about the coronavirus o...
13:16, 2020-02-01

Chinese tourists desert Thai resort as coronavirus spreads The narrow laneways and pastel-colored shophouses of Phuket Old Town are usually bustling with Chinese tourists during the Lunar New Year holiday, bu...
06:48, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus: Heathrow to screen arrivals from affected Chinese region Health team including doctor will meet those travelling from Wuhan as cases estimated at 4,000People arriving at Heathrow airport from the Chinese ci...
16:00, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus Outbreak Forces Chinese to Rethink Travel Plans A senior health official warned that the annual Spring Festival holiday travel rush would complicate efforts to contain the outbreak....
13:28, 2020-01-22

Chinese doctor infected with coronavirus while researching deadly outbreak A Chinese doctor who was researching the outbreak of the deadly, new virus sweeping Asia says he is now infected by the mysterious bug....
19:56, 2020-01-21

South Korea confirms first case of new coronavirus in Chinese visitor South Korea reported on Monday its first confirmed case of a new coronavirus that has broken out in China, South Korea's Centers for Disease Control ...
07:08, 2020-01-20

Coronavirus: three Chinese cities locked down and Beijing festivities scrapped Residents in Wuhan, Ezhou and Huanggang hoard supplies and isolate themselves at homeThree Chinese cities with a total population of 20 million have ...
14:04, 2020-01-23

WHO lauds Chinese response to coronavirus, says world 'at important juncture' The World Health Organization (WHO) praised China on Wednesday for its efforts to tackle the new coronavirus outbreak and expressed optimism that the...
18:52, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus: five Chinese cities locked down and Beijing festivities scrapped Residents in affected cities hoard supplies and isolate themselves at homeCoronavirus latest news - live Five Chinese cities have been put on lockdow...
17:44, 2020-01-23

Coronavirus can be spread during incubation period, Chinese official claims China's health minister said "it seems like the ability of the virus to spread is getting stronger."...
18:08, 2020-01-27

Britain offers to help its citizens leave Chinese province due to coronavirus Britain has offered to help its citizens leave China's Hubei Province where the coronavirus outbreak began....
10:40, 2020-01-27

Chinese health officials: Coronavirus ‘more contagious’ than previously thought Chinese officials on Sunday revealed that patients infected with the coronavirus can spread the deadly illness before experiencing any symptoms — pro...
09:52, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus has killed 106 and infected 4,515 people, Chinese health authorities say Most reported cases are in mainland China, where authorities have quarantined several major cities and canceled Lunar New Year's events....
04:00, 2020-01-28

US to evacuate citizens in Chinese city at center of coronavirus outbreak The United States is organizing a charter flight to evacuate diplomats and citizens from the Chinese city where the recent coronavirus outbreak origi...
17:20, 2020-01-25

Chinese embassy wants Danish paper to apologize for coronavirus cartoon China's embassy in Denmark has demanded an apology from daily Jyllands-Posten after it published a cartoon of the Chinese flag with its five yellow s...
12:28, 2020-01-28

Chinese leader reportedly aware of coronavirus earlier than thought Chinese President Xi Jinping was aware of the deadly coronavirus that is ravaging his country much earlier than originally thought, according to a ne...
00:36, 2020-02-16

Suspected Chinese coronavirus patient gives birth to baby by caesarian Chinese doctors have safely delivered a baby boy from a Chinese woman suspected of being infected with the new coronavirus through a caesarian sectio...
12:28, 2020-01-28

Canada's Chinese community hit by racist backlash in wake of coronavirus Country has seen just three confirmed cases of the virus but panic is already spreading, causing an uptick in racist incidentsWhen Toronto resident T...
20:24, 2020-01-28

Four co-workers in Germany contract coronavirus after Chinese colleague visits Four people who work at the same company in southern Germany have been infected with the coronavirus, and one of them contracted it from a colleague ...
22:52, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: UK universities issue quarantine warning to Chinese students Students going to China for new year may not be readmitted without quarantine periodChina death toll rises - live updatesBritish universities have wa...
12:00, 2020-01-24

Panic and Criticism Spread on Chinese Social Media Over Coronavirus Chinese citizens are overcoming a lack of reporting on the crisis in the state-run media by sharing their own videos and information about the corona...
10:52, 2020-01-24

Chinese family diagnosed with coronavirus in UAE: first known cases in Middle East Four members of a Chinese family who arrived in the United Arab Emirates from the city of Wuhan have been diagnosed with the new coronavirus, the fir...
12:24, 2020-01-29

Morgan Stanley says coronavirus could drag on global, Chinese GDP growth Morgan Stanley said on Wednesday that assuming the coronavirus peaks in February and March, global economic growth could be hit by 0.15 to 0.3 percen...
17:16, 2020-01-29

Chinese coronavirus in Quebec? 5 people under observation in Canadian province At least five people in the Canadian province of Quebec are under hospital observation amid concerns they have been exposed to the Chinese coronaviru...
18:40, 2020-01-23

Chinese doctors using plasma therapy on coronavirus, WHO says 'very valid' approach Doctors in Shanghai are using infusions of blood plasma from people who have recovered from the coronavirus to treat those still battling the infecti...
22:36, 2020-02-17

Chinese shares drop nearly 9% amid fears of coronavirus impact As businesses in China remain shuttered and travel bans mount, shares in Australia, Japan and Korea also take a hitStock markets in China have seen t...
03:24, 2020-02-03

Chinese doctor who first warned about deadly coronavirus has now caught the disease Doctor Li Wenliang was cautioned by Wuhan police for writing a warning about the potential pandemic in a group chat as long ago as December 30...
18:40, 2020-02-03

Chinese scientists say a scaly anteater could be coronavirus host: report Scientists in China believe the pangolin, a type of scaly anteater, could be a possible host for the coronavirus that has killed over 636 people and ...
11:36, 2020-02-07

Taxi driver diagnosed with coronavirus after driving Chinese tourists A case report published in the New England Journal of Medicine describing a Bangkok cabbie who may have caught COVID-19 from Chinese tourists raises ...
01:12, 2020-02-15

Stranded by coronavirus blockade, Chinese man fights to get back to work Tian Bing has spent six straight nights curled up in the back of his white sedan, stranded at an expressway service station in eastern Jiangsu provin...
07:12, 2020-02-13

Results from Chinese drug trials for coronavirus due in weeks: expert Chinese scientists are testing two antiviral drugs against the new coronavirus and preliminary clinical trial results are weeks away, the co-chair of...
04:12, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus turns busy Chinese cities into ghost towns After making sure everyone's face mask is on and sanitizer is to hand, the Qiao family heads out to Jingshan Park, a former royal sanctuary beside th...
02:48, 2020-02-09

London sees first coronavirus case in Chinese national: report The first case of the deadly coronavirus has been confirmed in London, raising the United Kingdom's total number of cases to nine, according to local...
01:00, 2020-02-13

Chinese New Year festival in Miami canceled over coronavirus concerns A Chinese New Year Festival in Miami was cancelled over coronavirus concerns, organizers said. “Due to the worldwide concerns regarding 2019 Novel Co...
02:56, 2020-02-09

Chinese hotpot shares fall as much as 7% as coronavirus fears spread Chinese hotpot chain operator Haidilao saw its stock plummet on Monday, along with other restaurant shares, as fears grew over the spread of the coro...
10:20, 2020-02-10

Smartphone output to slide as coronavirus shuts Chinese factories Consumer confidence in Europe suffers, with mobile sales in China forecast to fallCoronavirus live updatesThe coronavirus crisis will slash global sm...
13:48, 2020-02-10

More Chinese doctors claim backlash for sounding coronavirus alarm Two Chinese doctors claim police also tried to silence their warnings over the coronavirus, as backlash continues over the death of whistleblower doc...
20:24, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus could impact Chinese purchases of U.S. farm goods: U.S. official The coronavirus outbreak could reduce Chinese purchases of U.S. agricultural products this year under the Phase 1 trade deal signed by the countries,...
07:00, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus: Chinese man under lockdown runs 31 miles in his living room Pan Shancu, from the city of Hangzhou, completed 6,250 laps of track consisting of two large tables set up inside his apartmentA Chinese marathon run...
07:12, 2020-02-12

Chinese Grand Prix set to be postponed due to fears over coronavirus outbreak Formula One bosses are set to announce the postponement of April's Chinese Grand Prix due to the coronavirus crisis....
11:00, 2020-02-12

Chinese doctor who sounded alarm on new coronavirus has died: reports A Chinese doctor who was among the first to sound the alarm on a new coronavirus in Wuhan has died, according to reports....
18:12, 2020-02-06

Chinese sex workers hiding their nationality amid coronavirus fears Potential clients are avoiding Chinese sex workers in New Zealand amid the coronavirus outbreak, so the women claim to be Korean, Japanese or “Asian”...
15:24, 2020-02-06

Closed, canceled, downsized: Coronavirus hits Chinese culture The Forbidden City is closed, Art Basel Hong Kong is canceled: The coronavirus outbreak has shuttered tourist sites and nixed cultural events, both w...
18:48, 2020-02-13

Chinese gymnasts pull out of World Cup in Australia due to coronavirus travel ban The Chinese gymnastics team entered into next week's World Cup in Melbourne has pulled out due to Australian government travel restrictions put in pl...
07:48, 2020-02-15

Coronavirus: dozens more deaths in Chinese province at centre of outbreak Further 57 people have died in quarantined area as overall toll exceeds Sars deaths in 2002-03Coronavirus – follow live updatesDozens more people hav...
09:24, 2020-02-03

More UK citizens in coronavirus-hit Chinese region of Hubei to be evacuated, says ambassador Britain is seeking to evacuate more citizens from the Chinese region at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak, the UK's ambassador to Beijing said t...
14:40, 2020-02-03

Chinese embassy condemns Australia's coronavirus ban – politics live Michael McCormack sees off Nationals leadership challenge from Barnaby Joyce, while Adam Bandt elected Greens leader. All the day’s events, live 3.44...
05:16, 2020-02-04

Chinese doctor who tried to blow the whistle on coronavirus catches disease Dr. Li Wenliang, 34, was targeted by authorities after sounding the alarm in the early days of the outbreak....
14:52, 2020-02-04

Opec discusses coronavirus as Chinese oil demand slumps – as it happened Oil cartel and its allies including Russia meet in Vienna after oil enters bear marketCalm returns to world stock markets, which rise for a second da...
16:32, 2020-02-04

‘Avoiding us like we are the virus’: Fear of coronavirus plagues Chinese sex workers Coronavirus fears are undercutting business for Chinese sex workers overseas as alarm over the risks of infection have spread even in countries that ...
20:48, 2020-02-04

Chinese doctor who sounded alarm on coronavirus says he was detained -- then got sick A Chinese doctor who claimed he quietly warned of the coronavirus outbreak that has besieged the country and resulted in hundreds of deaths said he w...
03:32, 2020-02-05

Chinese baby tests positive for coronavirus 30 hours after birth A Chinese baby has been diagnosed with coronavirus just 30 hours after a woman who had tested positive for the deadly disease gave birth in the epice...
15:28, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: How helpful is Traditional Chinese Medicine for fighting the disease? As China races to find a cure for the coronavirus, some doctors and individuals are turning to traditional approaches to treat the symptoms. But some...
06:48, 2020-02-12

Chinese brands blocked from Milan Fashion Week due to coronavirus An estimated 1,000 Chinese journalists, buyers and other fashion industry insiders will also miss the event....
16:52, 2020-02-05

Chinese runners resort to ‘home marathons’ during coronavirus outbreak Many Chinese runners cooped up at home during the coronavirus outbreak are beating cabin fever through “home marathons." Contests that were scheduled...
14:36, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: Schools told not to exclude pupils of Chinese heritage The Welsh Government makes the order after a "small number" of children were told to stay at home....
14:44, 2020-02-06

The Coronavirus Outbreak Could Derail Xi Jinping’s Dreams of a Chinese Century It took eight hours for a doctor to see Wu Chen’s mother after she arrived at the hospital. Eight days later, she was dead. The doctor was R...
15:16, 2020-02-06

Chinese man threatens to set himself on fire after coronavirus cancels his birthday dinner The 59-year-old wanted to hold a banquet in the southwest city of Chongqing but local officials put the kibosh on his plans....
14:48, 2020-02-12

New Chinese Study Finds That The Elderly Are Most At Risk From The Coronavirus [Infographic] The Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention has released the country's first major study into the coronavirus since the start of the outbre...
13:36, 2020-02-18

Kazakh governor to seek deportation of Chinese over coronavirus fears The governor of a Kazakh province bordering China said on Thursday he would seek the deportation of dozens of Chinese workers to defuse the local pop...
00:36, 2020-02-21

Sealed in: Chinese trapped at home by coronavirus feel the strain During weeks holed up in her grandmother's apartment with 10 relatives and eating a restricted diet, Chinese teenager Li Yuxuan says tempers have fra...
10:48, 2020-02-22

Chinese official vows 'complete victory' over coronavirus in a month China's ambassador to Russia said the coronavirus would be "liquidated next month," despite doubts from U.S. officials about the country's transparen...
17:48, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus incubation could be as long as 27 days, Chinese provincial government says A 70-year-old man in China's Hubei Province was infected with coronavirus but did not show symptoms until 27 days later, the local government said on...
08:36, 2020-02-22

Trump official: 'No information whatsoever' that coronavirus is Chinese bioweapon A top Trump administration health official pushed back on speculation that the new coronavirus strain is the result of Chinese bioweapons research....
18:24, 2020-02-18

Chinese resident on coronavirus lockdown ‘walks’ dog from balcony with leash A Chinese dog owner on lockdown amid the coronavirus epidemic has found a novel way to walk his dog — dangling the pooch down from a first-floo...
19:12, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus Live Updates: Death Toll Climbs, and Infections Reach Europe Shanghai Disneyland shut down, hospitals pleaded for help, France reported three cases and the youngest victim so far was identified as a 36-year-old...
01:36, 2020-01-25

Russian Railways expects coronavirus outbreak to impact freight traffic to Europe Russian Railways (RZhD) expects the coronavirus outbreak in China to put pressure on container freight traffic to Europe via Russia, the deputy head ...
18:52, 2020-01-29

Coronavirus: Europe prepares quarantines as countries begin to fly citizens back home A German air force plane arrived in Frankfurt carrying 128 passengers who were expected to spend two weeks quarantined at a military base. Russia sen...
23:48, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus Live Updates: Toll Climbs as Infections Reach Europe and Australia Shanghai Disneyland shut down, hospitals pleaded for help, France reported three cases and the youngest victim so far was identified as a 36-year-old...
03:20, 2020-01-25

Coronavirus UK update: Five Brits including one child confirmed to be infected at ski resort in France Follow our live updates here Five Brits in France were staying in ski resort Death toll in China surpasses 700 Brit diagnosed on cruise 'feeling well...
17:16, 2020-02-08

Plane repatriating French nationals from China's coronavirus regions lands in France: BFM TV The first plane repatriating French nationals from China's coronavirus regions landed in France, French TV station BFM reported on Friday....
13:52, 2020-01-31

Coronavirus live updates: COVID-19 more fatal in men, France warns of pandemic risk As of Tuesday, more than 73,400 confirmed cases of the coronavirus have been confirmed, including at least 1,874 deaths....
15:36, 2020-02-18

Solo lunches and masks: Chinese returning to work grapple with coronavirus Chinese government employee Jin Yang returned to work in Beijing this week to find his usual workplace rules upended as China battles a coronavirus e...
10:36, 2020-02-14

Endangered pangolins ‘sold at Wuhan market’ may be Chinese coronavirus host Pangolins are endangered mammals highly prized by consumers for their meat and unique scales and are reported to have been sold in Wuhan market...
11:36, 2020-02-07

Boris Johnson speaks with Chinese leader Xi Jinping about coronavirus outbreak Boris Johnson has spoken with Chinese leader Xi Jinping about the coronavirus outbreak, Number 10 has confirmed....
18:36, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus outbreak in Chinese prisons, South Korea cases exceed 200 South Korea has confirmed an additional 48 cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections nationwide to 204....
17:00, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus concerns prompt Russia to bar Chinese citizens on temporary basis Russia will bar entry of Chinese visitors into the country to prevent the spread of the coronavirus outbreak that has killed more than 1,800 people a...
22:12, 2020-02-18

Mothers may pass coronavirus to unborn children, say Chinese doctors: state TV Pregnant women infected with the new coronavirus may be able to pass it to their unborn child, doctors at the Wuhan Children Hospital said on Wednesd...
11:44, 2020-02-05

Coronavirus: journalist missing in Wuhan as anger towards Chinese authorities grows Chen Quishi’s disappearance comes amid widespread anger in China over the death of whistleblower doctor Li WenliangA citizen journalist who had been ...
07:20, 2020-02-10

Chinese hotpot shares like Haidilao fall as much as 5% as coronavirus fears spread Chinese hotpot chain operator Haidilao saw its stock plummet on Monday, along with other restaurant shares, as fears grew over the spread of the coro...
08:56, 2020-02-10

Chinese woman uses remote-control car to shop amid coronavirus outbreak Forget surgical masks. Video shows a Chinese woman’s unorthodox way of protecting herself from the coronavirus epidemic — using a remote-...
20:04, 2020-02-05

Experts fear false rumours could harm Chinese cooperation on coronavirus World-leading specialists offer support to Chinese scientists amid ‘crackpot’ theories that virus was manufactured in a labCoronavirus – latest newsW...
10:12, 2020-02-20

Chinese citizens under coronavirus lockdown are making memes to cope with the boredom Screenshot/Whats On Weibo The deadly coronavirus in Wuhan, China, has killed more than 630 people and infected nearly 31,000. On January 23, authorit...
07:44, 2020-02-07

A top Chinese official has slammed other countries for the 'overreaction' and 'unnecessary panic' towards the coronavirus Reuters/ Greg Baker Chinese Foreign Minister and State Councillor Wang Yi advised against the US from taking "unnecessary" coronavirus response actio...
21:00, 2020-02-15

'Significant threat' to Chinese economic growth amid coronavirus outbreak Asia Pacific markets suffer heavy losses as death toll rises, with Chinese index closed until 3 FebruaryThe coronavirus outbreak will have a “signifi...
06:44, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: Senior Chinese officials 'removed' as death toll hits 1,000 Hubei officials lose their jobs in the most high-profile 'removals' of the coronavirus outbreak....
10:08, 2020-02-11

Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak Forces Chinese to Rethink Travel Plans A senior health official warned that the annual Spring Festival holiday travel rush would complicate efforts to contain the outbreak, as the official...
16:20, 2020-01-22

Blizzard Cancels Overwatch League Matches Over Chinese Coronavirus Fears Blizzard has tonight cancelled all Overwatch League matches scheduled to take place in China for the next two months due to the country’s Coronavirus...
02:48, 2020-01-30

Shares and oil prices jump after Chinese report of coronavirus treatment – as it happened Rolling coverage of economics, business and markets as UK services grows at fastest since September 2018Prices jump amid unconfirmed virus treatment ...
16:20, 2020-02-05

Rattled by coronavirus, Chinese communities cancel Lunar New Year plans The rapid spread of a new virus from China has cast a pall across Chinese American communities, with people staying inside whenever possible, wearing...
15:40, 2020-02-01

Coronavirus claims life of Chinese hospital director, causes mass confusion The 51-year-old director of a hospital in Wuhan, China, has died after being infected with the virus that his hospital staff is working so hard to co...
21:48, 2020-02-18

Chinese authorities threaten to kill pet cats and dogs over coronavirus fears Officials have told locals to "deal with" their animals after an expert warned pets could spread the deadly virus to humans - despite the World Healt...
19:40, 2020-02-01

Chinese ambassador to Israel compares coronavirus travel bans to Holocaust China’s acting ambassador to Israel is under fire for comparing coronavirus-related travel bans to the Jewish people being denied international...
16:16, 2020-02-03

Formula 1 postpones Chinese Grand Prix amid coronavirus fears Formula 1 announced that its 2020 Chinese Grand Prix has been postponed because of the deadly coronavirus outbreak. The race was scheduled for April ...
18:12, 2020-02-12