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Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus fatality

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Chinese tourist in France becomes Europe's first coronavirus fatality

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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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  ...
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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...
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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...
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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 ...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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....
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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...
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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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

'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

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

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: 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 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

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

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

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 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 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

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 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

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

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

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

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

Canada's Chinese community faces racist abuse 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...
20:56, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: Chinese officials scrambling to keep food flowing to cities on lockdown Communist leaders are trying to keep food flowing to crowded Chinese cities despite anti-disease controls and to quell fears of possible shortages an...
15:04, 2020-02-08

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

‘Sit and wait to die’: Wuhan citizen blasts Chinese response to 'demon' coronavirus A Chinese citizen living in the epicenter of the deadly coronavirus says the government is not being truthful with people who are "really helpless" t...
19:48, 2020-01-31

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

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

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

Chinese city accused of swiping coronavirus masks from hard-hit neighbor The southwestern city of Dali has eight confirmed cases, while Changqing has reported 400 coronavirus patients....
18:48, 2020-02-06

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

Chinese market at center of coronavirus outbreak sold wolves, rats to eat The Chinese market at the center of the deadly coronavirus outbreak sold live animals — including wolf pups, foxes, rats and peacocks — t...
21:56, 2020-01-23

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

Chinese sex workers forced to slash prices after being shunned over coronavirus fears Sex workers in New Zealand have had to slash their hourly rates and edit their nationality in online ads to counter a racially-motivated health panic...
00:56, 2020-02-05

Opec discusses coronavirus as Chinese oil demand slumps – business live 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...
15:32, 2020-02-04

Li Wenliang, Chinese doctor who sounded alarm on coronavirus, dead from disease at 34 Li was one of eight whistleblowers who tried to warn about the novel virus but was denounced for “rumor-mongering.”...
17:56, 2020-02-06

Coronavirus: Outrage over Chinese blogger eating 'bat soup' sparks apology Popular travel blogger Wang Mengyun said she didn't know about virus at the time of filming....
00:36, 2020-01-29

Trump talks to Xi; Chinese scientists say a scaly anteater could be coronavirus host 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 ...
14:24, 2020-02-07

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 scientists say a scaly anteater could be coronavirus host; Trump talks to Xi 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 ...
12:36, 2020-02-07

Death of Chinese coronavirus doctor sparks online anger at government A Chinese doctor reprimanded for warning against a "SARS-like" coronavirus before it was officially recognised died of the illness on Friday, trigger...
15:28, 2020-02-07

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

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

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

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

Morgan Stanley warns coronavirus could drag on global, Chinese GDP growth Morgan Stanley said on Wednesday the coronavirus outbreak in China was likely to hurt global growth in the near-term and could shave up to 1 percenta...
18:52, 2020-01-29

Chinese stocks crash as Wuhan coronavirus fears rampage through markets Reuters Chinese stocks plunged on Monday as Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread. The CSI 300 index fell as much as 9.1%, its worst opening in almos...
11:28, 2020-02-03

Vietnam to stop issuing visas for Chinese tourists over coronavirus concerns Vietnam will stop issuing visas for Chinese tourists, the government said on Thursday, after the Southeast Asian country detected three new cases of ...
16:28, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus Live Updates: Singapore to Close Its Border to Chinese Visitors The city-state said it would stop issuing visas to people with Chinese passports and deny entry to foreigners who had visited China in the past 14 da...
15:56, 2020-01-31

Outrage grows over death of Chinese doctor who sounded coronavirus alarm A Chinese doctor reprimanded for warning of a "SARS-like" coronavirus before it was officially recognised died of the illness on Friday, triggering a...
18:52, 2020-02-07

Trapped in Bali, Chinese tourists extend holiday on coronavirus concerns Steven Gu, a Chinese tourist on the Indonesian island of Bali, was supposed to fly back last month from his holiday to his home town in Jiangsu provi...
13:40, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: Hundreds of new cases stem from Chinese prisons Earlier on Friday, the Hubei province's health commission upwardly revised the number of confirmed cases to account for a written report from the pri...
09:12, 2020-02-21

UC Berkeley had to apologize for saying anti-Chinese xenophobia is a 'normal reaction' to the coronavirus Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins UC Berkeley is facing backlash for a social media post that called anti-Chinese xenophobia a "normal reaction" to the W...
15:36, 2020-01-31

Major Chinese science database scraps paywall to help fight coronavirus “In extraordinary times, we pledge that resources and services will always be with you,” China’s Tsinghua University said in a statement....
16:52, 2020-01-29

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 stock markets plunge on coronavirus fears – business live Central bank blames herd effect as investors count cost of outbreak 8.10am GMT In Europe, where traders have had some time to react to the coronaviru...
09:20, 2020-02-03

Will Coronavirus Spur Asian Countries To Reduce Dependence On Chinese Tourists? The sudden downturn of international Chinese tourists as a result of COVID-19 may force tourism and transport industries to address long-running conc...
18:24, 2020-02-22

Chinese citizens create makeshift coronavirus masks from fruit, bras Coronavirus-wary Chinese citizens are turning to fruits and vegetables to guard against the deadly disease — by wearing them as makeshift masks...
19:32, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus: cruise operator bans Chinese nationals from its ships – as it happened Total infections pass 30,000 as Wuhan whistleblower doctor dies and Singapore reports three new casesFull report: Wuhan facing ‘wartime conditions’Do...
02:08, 2020-02-08

Chinese residents face jail if they slam country’s coronavirus response Speaking ill of Beijing’s response to the deadly coronavirus outbreak could land China residents in jail. WeChat, the Chinese social-media app,...
00:52, 2020-01-31

Opec to discuss coronavirus as Chinese oil demand slumps – business live Oil cartel and its allies including Russia meet in Vienna after oil enters bear market; calm returns to world stock markets 8.29am GMT Oil entered a ...
09:52, 2020-02-04

Coronavirus: Royal Caribbean bans all Chinese nationals from its cruise ships Sweeping measure is likely to anger BeijingFour feverish passengers hospitalized in New Jersey The US cruise ship company Royal Caribbean has announc...
22:16, 2020-02-07

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

Spate of anti-Chinese incidents in Italy amid coronavirus panic Several incidents of xenophobia reported, along with long queues to buy face masksChinese people in Italy have been the target of racist abuse as par...
04:08, 2020-01-31

Chinese market still selling wild animals despite ban amid coronavirus fears Markets in coronavirus-hit China are still selling wild animals despite there being a ban in force to try to stop the disease spreading...
18:24, 2020-01-31

Republican senator suggests 'worse than Chernobyl' coronavirus could've come from Chinese 'superlaboratory' Mark J. Terrill/AP Republican Sen. Tom Cotton suggested that Chinese officials misled the public on the origins of the novel coronavirus from Wuhan, ...
01:52, 2020-02-04

World Indoor Athletics and Chinese Grand Prix at risk over coronavirus • Team GB expected to pull out of next month’s championships • F1 race on 19 April in Shanghai at risk, says virus expertThe Chinese Grand Prix has j...
19:48, 2020-01-29

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

UC Berkeley is getting called out for saying anti-Chinese xenophobia is a 'normal reaction' to the coronavirus Reuters/Carlos Garcia Rawlins UC Berkeley is facing backlash for a social media post that called anti-Chinese xenophobia a "normal reaction" to the W...
08:24, 2020-01-31

Huawei, Chinese chip makers keep factories humming despite coronavirus outbreak Some Chinese technology firms are continuing to manufacture parts and products despite government calls across various cities and provinces for work ...
06:48, 2020-02-03

Russia steps up airport screening of Chinese travelers over coronavirus fears Russian airports have stepped up screening of travelers arriving from China to try to identify people infected with the new coronavirus, airport offi...
15:00, 2020-01-21

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

Germany mulling evacuation of citizens from Chinese region affected by coronavirus Germany is considering evacuating German citizens from the Chinese region affected by coronavirus, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Monday....
11:48, 2020-01-27

A new report argues that the deadly Chinese coronavirus may not actually have originated at a wet market in Wuhan Kevin Frayer/Getty Images New research argues that the deadly Wuhan coronavirus may not have originated at a wet market in the city, as previously th...
17:04, 2020-01-27

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

Race begins to build Chinese coronavirus hospital in 10 days – video A huge fleet of diggers has been deployed in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the centre of the coronavirus outbreak, to begin the ambitious task of buildi...
08:32, 2020-01-25

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 Lunar New Year parade in Paris canceled over coronavirus fears The decision by organizers came after three cases were confirmed in France of the deadly illness that originated in Wuhan, China....
19:04, 2020-01-26

Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 36m people Public transport suspended in at least 10 cities as death toll rises and heath care centres struggle to cope with influx of patientsCoronavirus outbr...
18:56, 2020-01-24

Chinese doctor who sounded alarm on new coronavirus in critical condition: reports A Chinese doctor who was among the first to sound the alarm on a new coronavirus in Wuhan is in critical condition, according to state media reports....
18:44, 2020-02-06

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 provincial press conference on coronavirus inspires anger, criticism In a rare sign of public discontent with the government, Chinese social media users are venting their anger at the government, after officials from H...
22:36, 2020-01-26

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

Chinese carmakers churning out face masks amid coronavirus outbreak Chinese car-makers are revving up face-mask production amid shortages in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak, according to a report. Several a...
17:12, 2020-02-10

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

Chinese Grand Prix postponed due to coronavirus crisis, Formula One confirm The Chinese Grand Prix has been postponed as a response to the outbreak of the coronavirus....
15:12, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 33m people Public transport suspended in at least 10 cities as death toll rises and heath care centres struggle to cope with influx of patientsHospitals in the ...
09:00, 2020-01-24

Chinese activist detained after calling Xi Jinping 'clueless' on coronavirus crisis Detention of prominent scholar Xu Zhiyong comes amid wider crackdown on freedom of speechThe Chinese authorities have detained a prominent activist a...
10:24, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus: Chinese hospitals in chaos as lockdown spreads to affect 20m people Public transport suspended in at least 10 cities as death toll rises and heath care centres struggle to cope with influx of patientsHospitals in the ...
07:36, 2020-01-24

Chinese TV host apologises for eating bat soup after it's linked to coronavirus outbreak TV presenter Wang Mengyun has publicly apologised after discovering the "rodents of the sky" may be spreading the Coronavirus, after she appeared in ...
15:08, 2020-01-27

Chinese county offers reward for information on people from coronavirus-hit Wuhan A county in China is offering money to tipsters who identify people who might have come from Wuhan, the epicenter of a coronavirus outbreak....
16:40, 2020-01-27

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 death toll surges as fears grow for Chinese economy The death toll from the coronavirus epidemic in mainland China soared past 1,000 on Tuesday with a record daily rise in fatalities, while the prolong...
07:56, 2020-02-11

'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 doctors ‘collapse’ as hospitals ‘overwhelmed’ in Chinese quarantine city Video shared online appears to show a medic sprawled on the floor after reportedly collapsing amid the outbreak in Wuhan...
02:16, 2020-01-24

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

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

Chinese public dial in for support as coronavirus takes mental toll Hundreds of 24-hour mental health support telephone hotlines have sprung up in China in recent weeks as millions of people fret about catching the co...
08:24, 2020-02-13

UK Coronavirus news latest: France announces two cases of deadly virus after outbreak in China France has announced two cases of coronavirus - the first in Europe - as the deadly new virus spreads from China....
21:16, 2020-01-24

New international coronavirus cases: Latest places affected, including UK, Dubai, Thailand and France The deadly coronavirus first emerged in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December 2019 and has since spread to other parts of the world including Europe,...
12:40, 2020-01-31

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

Republican senator suggests 'worse than Chernobyl' coronavirus could've come from Chinese 'super-laboratory' Mark J. Terrill/AP Republican Sen. Tom Cotton suggested that Chinese officials misled the public on the origins of the novel coronavirus, saying it m...
00:24, 2020-02-04

Chinese cave of bats could hold key to curing coronavirus after locals nearby immune The bombshell discovery was first made in 2004 while researchers were tracking the spread of SARS. Experts returned to the cave in 2017 and found tha...
21:48, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus updates: Chinese stocks plunge on return from holiday, two more US cases confirmed China's National Health Commission said the country's total is 361 deaths and 17,205 confirmed coronavirus cases, as of the end of Sunday....
04:28, 2020-02-03

Chinese jails have become hotbeds of coronavirus as more than 500 cases have erupted, prompting the ouster of several officials STR/AFP via Getty Images More than 500 cases of coronavirus have been reported in jails across three Chinese provinces. Over half of these are in pri...
23:48, 2020-02-21

Chinese people are turning on the government as the coronavirus outbreak spirals into the Lunar New Year THE CENTRAL HOSPITAL OF WUHAN VIA WEIBO /via REUTERS Friday and Saturday are meant to be the most festive days of China's year. Instead they are stal...
07:36, 2020-01-25

Outrage as coronavirus pranksters wear hazmat suits to pick up Chinese takeaway Viewers called the stunt "offensive" after the group made light of the coronavirus outbreak which has killed more than 2,000 people...
13:48, 2020-02-21

Coronavirus blamed on bat soup as pics emerge of people eating the Chinese delicacy Bats could "host" the coronavirus, according to experts, and pictures have emerged of locals in Wuhan tucking into bat soup...
08:56, 2020-01-23

Chinese warship crew quarantined over coronavirus as military admit outbreak fears Military chiefs have admitted the captain and a number of sailors of missile frigate Changzhou have been placed on lockdown...
14:48, 2020-02-20

Shares and oil prices jump after Chinese report of coronavirus treatment – business live Rolling coverage of economics, business and markets as UK services grows at fastest since September 2018Prices jump amid unconfirmed virus treatment ...
14:28, 2020-02-05

NYC Chinese New Year parade offers words of support to coronavirus-ravaged Wuhan Revelers at the Chinese Lunar New Year celebration in Lower Manhattan offered an emotional message of support Sunday for their loved ones back in Chi...
21:56, 2020-02-09

Coronavirus fears fail to dampen London Chinese New Year 2020 celebrations Thousands of revellers, including many from China, celebrated Chinese New Year in central London despite worries about coronavirus spreading to the U...
20:08, 2020-01-26

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

Coronavirus prompts McDonald's to widen store closures across Chinese province of Hubei McDonald's has shut down several hundred of its restaurants in China amid concerns the ongoing coronavirus that has claimed the lives of more than 13...
01:12, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus Live Updates: Chinese Premier Visits Hot Zone, as Anger Mounts China extended the Lunar New Year holiday to help contain the virus, which is now spreading around the world. Of the nearly 3,000 people who have so ...
08:44, 2020-01-27

Coronavirus death toll surges past 1,000 as fears grow for Chinese economy Worry grew on Tuesday that the extent of economic disruption from China's coronavirus outbreak was being underestimated as the death toll in the worl...
08:56, 2020-02-11

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

World Indoor Athletics and Chinese Grand Prix at risk over coronavirus outbreak • Team GB expected to pull out of next month’s championships • F1 race on 19 April in Shanghai at risk, says virus expertThe Chinese Grand Prix has j...
11:52, 2020-01-29

Chinese coronavirus outbreak sparks evacuation of US citizens, diplomats from Wuhan: report The U.S. government is sending a charter flight to the Chinese city of Wuhan Sunday in an effort to evacuate its citizens and diplomats as the countr...
17:20, 2020-01-25

Li Wenliang, Chinese doctor who sounded alarm on coronavirus, clinging to life from virus Li was one of eight whistleblowers who tried to warn about the novel virus but was denounced for “rumor-mongering.”...
20:16, 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

'The key point is freedom of speech': Coronavirus sparks backlash against Chinese Communist Party China’s mishandling of the coronavirus outbreak has emboldened local social leaders and dissidents to demand that authorities honor free speech right...
18:24, 2020-02-13

Chinese city deploys disinfectant-spraying mini-tanks to fight coronavirus A Chinese city has added firepower in its fight against the coronavirus – deploying a pair of remote-controlled mini-tanks on spraying mission...
17:24, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus: cruise operator bans Chinese nationals from its ships – latest news Total infections pass 30,000 as Wuhan whistleblower doctor dies and Singapore reports three new casesDoctor who blew whistle over virus dies‘Some idi...
20:08, 2020-02-07

A Chinese film director and 3 family members died from the novel coronavirus after they self-quarantined in their home Associated Press A Chinese director and three members of his family all died of COVID-19 after they self-quarantined, the Guardian reported. Chang Ka...
13:00, 2020-02-19

Pace of new coronavirus cases in Hubei on the rise again; cruise lines ban Chinese nationals Norwegian Cruises said, "Any guest that holds a Chinese, Hong Kong, or Macau passport, will be unable to board any of our ships, regardless of reside...
03:32, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus Live Updates: Royal Caribbean Bars Chinese Passport Holders A coronavirus screening had already prompted the cruise line to delay a ship scheduled to leave New Jersey on Friday....
19:44, 2020-02-07

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 Grand Prix could be rescheduled for November after coronavirus outbreak changes F1 race schedule The Chinese Grand Prix could be moved to the end of the season in between the penultimate race and the season finale....
14:24, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus live updates: Chinese officials emphasize need to help businesses resume operations Many businesses in China are slowly restoring operations, but some have encountered challenges from local authorities....
08:40, 2020-02-11

U.S. agriculture secretary unsure whether coronavirus will slow Chinese buys of U.S. farm goods U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said on Wednesday he does not know whether China's coronavirus outbreak will affect Beijing's pledge to radic...
17:16, 2020-01-29

Chinese bars delivering happy hour drinks amid coronavirus fears Chinese bars desperate for customers amid the coronavirus outbreak are delivering booze specials to partiers holed up indoors, according to a report....
21:12, 2020-02-17

Coronavirus: health chief in Chinese city near Wuhan sacked – live news WHO says whole world must be on alert for Wuhan virus as UK citizens in Hubei told they will be flown home on FridayHow does coronavirus spread and h...
17:12, 2020-01-30

Chinese city rolls out facial-recognition thermometers on buses to combat coronavirus The smart thermometers measure commuters’ temperatures in as fast as a second and alert the driver if an anomaly is detected....
19:12, 2020-02-19

Philippines suspends visa upon arrival for Chinese nationals amid coronavirus concerns The decision comes amid an outbreak that Chinese officials said has already claimed more than 100 lives in China and infected more than 4,500 in the ...
06:08, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus: Australian university offers travel subsidy to stranded Chinese students Western Sydney University told DW that this option would enable students to travel into Australia via another country. Travel to Australia is current...
07:48, 2020-02-21

Trump talks with Xi about coronavirus as Chinese scientists track possible outbreak origin to pangolins President Trump spoke with Chinese President Xi Jinping about the deadly coronavirus as officials look to determine its source and how to contain it....
16:32, 2020-02-07

Coronavirus live updates: Chinese health officials say death toll has risen to 132 The majority of the cases are still in mainland China where local authorities have quarantined at least 10 major cities....
01:28, 2020-01-29

'Hero who told the truth': Chinese rage over coronavirus death of whistleblower doctor Demands for freedom of speech in the wake of Li Wenliang’s death have been censored by the authorities amid widespread outpouring of anger Coronaviru...
06:56, 2020-02-07

Videos show ‘dire’ situations at Chinese hospitals amid coronavirus outbreak New videos show "dire" situations at Chinese hospitals as health officials continue to grapple with the deadly coronavirus outbreak....
14:44, 2020-01-24

Baby born in Wuhan tests positive for coronavirus: Chinese state media The newborn was given a test 30 hours later and confirmed to have the virus, the doctors said....
16:52, 2020-02-05

Tesla is expecting a production delay at its Chinese factory caused by the coronavirus (TSLA) Costfoto / Barcroft Media via Getty Images Tesla expects a production delay of one to one-and-a-half weeks at its Shanghai factory due to a governmen...
16:52, 2020-01-30

Coronavirus kills 'hero' Chinese doctor who sounded alarm as toll passes 630 A Chinese doctor who tried to warn the world about a new coronavirus died of the disease on Friday, prompting an outpouring of sorrow as the death to...
04:56, 2020-02-07

Boarding schools warned to be alert of xenophobia against Chinese students following coronavirus outbreak The coronavirus outbreak has triggered a warning to be wary of xenophobia to be issued across boarding schools in the UK....
17:08, 2020-01-27

Chinese president Xi Jinping resurfaces as rumours swirled amid coronavirus outbreak The coronavirus pandemic has swept across China as the death toll in the mainland reached 636 on Friday with 73 more deaths recorded the previous day...
09:16, 2020-02-07

UArizona cancels Chinese New Year Festival Show amid coronavirus concerns UArizona TUCSON - Amid fear of a coronavirus outbreak, the University of Arizona Chinese New Year Festival show scheduled for Saturday has been cance...
02:12, 2020-01-28

Chinese city of Wuhan closes transport networks amid coronavirus outbreak The government is asking citizens not to leave the city unless there are special circumstances, state media said, citing the local government's virus...
21:20, 2020-01-22

Coronavirus live updates: Gottlieb says Japan is on 'cusp' of outbreak, France warns of pandemic risk There are more than 73,400 confirmed cases of the coronavirus and at least 1,874 deaths as of Tuesday....
14:36, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus live updates: US hospitals prepare for possible pandemic, Air France tallies 'brutal' impact from outbreak More than 75,700 cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus and at least 2,130 deaths have been confirmed as of Thursday....
16:36, 2020-02-20

Coronavirus live updates: White House studying economic impact, France evacuates citizens The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus worldwide is nearly 14,380. The death toll has risen to at least 304....
15:56, 2020-02-02

Chinese cities seek blood donations as coronavirus crimps supplies: China Daily Several Chinese cities have declared that a shortage in blood supply for clinical use was imminent, state media reported on Tuesday, as travel curbs ...
04:48, 2020-02-19

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 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

Coronavirus outbreak prompts Virginia school to cancel visit of Chinese exchange students A middle school in Northern Virginia this week canceled a visit of 21 Chinese exchange students and their chaperones amid the China-linked coronaviru...
16:12, 2020-01-23

'No need to panic,' Chinese state media tells investors after markets plunge on coronavirus fears The Shanghai composite closed 7.72% lower on Monday after Chinese mainland markets returned from an extended Lunar New Year holiday....
06:24, 2020-02-04

Chinese retailers fined for hiking face mask prices amid coronavirus outbreak Chinese authorities are cracking down on greedy retailers driving up the prices of protective masks as coronavirus grips the country, regulators said...
22:32, 2020-01-29

Overwatch League Vice President Discusses Plans For Canceled Chinese Matches Over Coronavirus With the coronavirus impacting everything in China, Overwatch League vice president Jon Spector offered an update on how the league is dealing with i...
07:24, 2020-02-12

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 tech giant Baidu has made a maps app that shows the location of coronavirus patients Feature China/Barcroft Media via Getty Images Baidu has introduced a new "epidemic map" feature for its Map app to help users navigate the coronaviru...
12:08, 2020-02-07

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

Trump talks with Xi Jinping about coronavirus as Chinese scientists track possible outbreak origin to pangolins President Trump spoke with Chinese President Xi Jinping about the deadly coronavirus as officials look to determine its source and how to contain it....
19:16, 2020-02-07

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 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

Coronavirus threatens Chinese Grand Prix as Christian Horner puts trust in F1 bosses Red Bull boss Christian Horner says he "trusts" Formula One bosses to make the right call as the coronavirus threatens the Chinese Grand Prix....
11:00, 2020-02-04

Chinese public mourns, rages over death of doctor who raised early alarm on coronavirus A Chinese doctor who issued an early warning about the coronavirus outbreak before it was officially recognized died of the virus on Friday, triggeri...
06:12, 2020-02-07

Chinese woman reportedly bragged about using medicine to lower temperature at airport’s coronavirus screening As the number of coronavirus patients increases, doctors are noticing some infected with the virus have little or no fever, a fact that could complic...
10:00, 2020-01-24

Chinese cities forcing coronavirus patients to come forward by restricting cough medicine sales At least three Chinese cities have restricted the sale of over-the-counter cough and fever medications in a bid to stop citizens potentially infected...
20:00, 2020-02-12

Coronavirus crisis: Video allegedly shows Chinese officials removing people from homes Chinese authorities are growing more desperate to combat the coronavirus as the death toll keeps soaring: They’re pulling residents out of thei...
16:20, 2020-02-08

Coronavirus diagnosis method not changed in other Chinese provinces, regions: Shanghai health commission The methodology for coronavirus diagnosis has not changed in other provinces apart from Hubei, and not in municipalities such as the city of Shanghai...
09:00, 2020-02-13

Coronavirus live updates: Singapore braces for more cases, Chinese city bans dining out The United States does "not have high confidence in the information coming out of China" regarding the count of coronavirus cases, a senior administr...
06:12, 2020-02-14

Ontario school board warns that coronavirus concerns veer into anti-Chinese racism An online petition circulating among parents in the region north of Toronto, which has a large Chinese population, calls on schools to ask students w...
18:16, 2020-01-28

Coronavirus news latest: Travellers from Chinese region of outbreak to be screened on arrival at Heathrow Travellers from the coronavirus-hit region of China will be separated from other passengers when arriving in the UK as part of new measures in respon...
14:12, 2020-01-22

Chinese woman arrested after refusing to wear face mask amid coronavirus outbreak She was reportedly pinned to the ground by officers after going shopping in Shenzhen without protective gear....
21:16, 2020-02-02

Baby born to coronavirus patient tests positive for illness, Chinese state media says The child was born on Feb. 2, and had experienced shortness of breath before testing positive for the virus....
19:40, 2020-02-05

Chinese scientists say coronavirus illness symptoms peaked on February 1 — but they warn that the epidemic could 'rebound' A study of more than 72,000 coronavirus patients in China found that the largest number of patients were showing symptoms on February 1. That could b...
02:36, 2020-02-19

Coronavirus is suppressing Chinese commerce at a moment when Apple looked to be gaining momentum in the market Prominent Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo downgraded his Q1 2020 iPhone shipments forecast by 10%, reflecting coronavirus containment efforts that have di...
15:16, 2020-02-05

The Chinese city of Wuhan was a breeding ground for an outbreak, experts say. The coronavirus has infected more than 800 people. AFP via Getty Images A coronavirus outbreak has killed 25 people and infected more than 830 in China. It has spread to eight other countries, includi...
02:36, 2020-01-24

Gaming stocks slammed as Chinese tourists to Macao plummet amid coronavirus fears Hong Kong-listed gaming stocks took a beating on Wednesday as official data showed mainland visitor arrivals to Macao plummeting during the Lunar New...
09:32, 2020-01-29

Chinese inflation hits eight-year high as coronavirus hurts economy – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsIntroduction: China’s inflation rate spiked last monthCoronavirus and swine flu to blameFam...
10:20, 2020-02-10

Coronavirus prevents Chinese 'Farewell' star Zhao Shuzhen from accepting her Spirit Award "The Farewell" had a big day at the Spirit Awards. Unfortunately, actress Zhao Shuzhen couldn't be there to see it, due to coronavirus travel bans. &...
04:00, 2020-02-09

Chinese woman brags she ‘evaded’ airport’s coronavirus checks by taking fever meds A woman from the Chinese city of Wuhan has bragged she "evaded" airport coronavirus checks by taking fever medication to bring her temperature down...
03:44, 2020-01-24

Coronavirus live updates: 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....
11:00, 2020-02-21

Chinese soccer team competes in empty Shanghai stadium amid coronavirus fears An international soccer match in China had to be played to a completely empty stadium amid heightening fears about the coronavirus, according to a re...
19:24, 2020-01-28

Desperate for coronavirus solutions, Chinese turn to HIV drugs, gray market and traditional cures The rapidly spreading virus in China and a shortage of medical resources are prompting people to resort to unorthodox ways to obtain treatment, with ...
07:36, 2020-02-06

World wary of coronavirus even as cases drop; Chinese drug trial results weeks away China reported on Wednesday its lowest number of new coronavirus cases in two weeks, bolstering a forecast by Beijing's senior medical adviser for th...
04:12, 2020-02-13

As Coronavirus Spreads, House-bound Chinese Students Are Causing An Online Ed-Tech Boom Living amongst the coronavirus control measures in Beijing, the slogan in vogue is “stop school, but don't stop studying”. China's ed-tech industry i...
18:00, 2020-02-12

Chinese family 'chained inside home' in disturbing video amid coronavirus quarantine The coronavirus outbreak has seen people locked in their homes in Zhejiang, China, as alleged in this video and backed up by reports in local media...
14:20, 2020-02-09

A former LVMH exec says the coronavirus outbreak is a 'disaster' for luxury brands as Chinese tourism evaporates REUTERS/ Carlos Barria A former LVMH chairman described this year as a "disaster" for luxury brands as the coronavirus continues to cause concern. In...
12:36, 2020-02-20

British tourist David Abel and wife Sally 'test positive for coronavirus' as couple 'taken to Japanese hostel' Mr Abel said he has shown no symptoms and speculated why they had not been taken to hospital His son appealed for the Government to help, fearing his...
13:00, 2020-02-18

Coronavirus news LIVE: Chinese city of Wuhan on lockdown as residents clear supermarket shelves Panicked residents in Wuhan have cleared out supermarkets after the area was put on lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus....
11:36, 2020-01-23

The coronavirus is slamming the US travel industry, with experts predicting it will wipe out more than $10 billion in spending from Chinese visitors Johannes Eisele/AFP via Getty Images The coronavirus is expected to cost the US travel industry more than $10 billion over the next four years, with ...
23:00, 2020-02-18

World Health Organization chief to meet Chinese officials in Beijing as coronavirus deaths rise The coronavirus has infected 2,116 people and killed 56. Cases have been identified in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Nepa...
19:48, 2020-01-26

Social media campaign urges support for Chinese restaurants losing business over coronavirus fears Chinese restaurants in Australia and elsewhere have been suffering for nearly two months, with many reporting a drop in business due to public fears ...
11:36, 2020-02-18