Tag Archives: China

Coronavirus live updates: China reports 99 new cases, bringing total to 80,651

In this image from video, provided by the California National Guard, a helicopter carrying airmen with the 129th Rescue Wing flies over the Grand Princess cruise ship off the coast of California Thursday, March 5, 2020. California National Guard | AP This is CNBC’s 24-hour live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: South Korea reports 518 new infections while China has 143 more cases

This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. Global cases: At least 95,270, according to the latest figures from the World Health Organization Global deaths: At least 3,280, according to the latest figures from the WHO All times below are in Beijing time. 10:50 am: Microsoft will pay hourly workers regularly even if they spend less time… Read More »

Germany ‘heading for epidemic’ as virus spreads faster outside China

SHANGHAI/SEOUL (Reuters) – Germany said on Wednesday that it was heading for a coronavirus epidemic and could no longer trace all cases, as the number of new infections inside China – the source of the outbreak – was for the first time overtaken by those elsewhere. Asia reported hundreds of new cases, Brazil confirmed Latin… Read More »

Canada’s first coronavirus patient had symptoms on flight from China

FILE PHOTO: People waiting for passengers wear masks at Pearson airport arrivals, shortly after Toronto Public Health received notification of Canada’s first presumptive confirmed case of coronavirus, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada January 25, 2020. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio (Reuters) – Canada’s chief medical officer said on Sunday that an individual who was declared the country’s first “presumptive”… Read More »