The Italian foreign ministry has drawn up plans to possibly evacuate Italians from Wuhan, the Chinese city where the deadly new SARS-like coronavirus virus was … Read more
China’s finance ministry and National Health Commission have extended 60.33 billion yuan ($8.74 billion) to help contain a spreading virus, according to a statement on … Read more
The deadly coronavirus that has killed 80 people in China is likely to already be in the UK, according to England’s director for health protection.… Read more
Two suspected cases of coronavirus infection have been quarantined in a Zurich hospital, as Switzerland tightens reporting rules.
Two people are in isolation in a … Read more
More than 2,700 people in China are now said to have been infected by the fast-spreading coronavirus while more countries have reported their first confirmed … Read more
The University of Antwerp and the Catholic University of Leuven have announced that they are suspending authorisation for their students to take part in exchange … Read more
China has warned the ability of the deadly coronavirus to spread is getting stronger as the number infected globally rose to more than 2,000.
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Australia Foreign Minister Marise Payne said diplomatic staff are working with Chinese authorities in an effort to get Australian citizens out of the Chinese city … Read more
France is planning to evacuate its citizens from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus epidemic, the French Foreign Ministry said.… Read more
Belgian media are reporting a patient has been admitted to St-Pierre hospital in central Brussels, showing symptoms of the Coronavirus. However the health ministry has … Read more
Canada has confirmed its first “presumptive” case of the deadly coronavirus in Toronto as the number of infections worldwide surpasses 1,900 cases.
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Over 50 people killed in China from virus outbreak, Chinese President warns country is facing a “grave situation”
Fifty-six people have died from the coronavirus outbreak in China as the country’s leader described the accelerating spread of the disease a grave situation.
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China said on Saturday that it would suspend all tour groups and the sale of flight and hotel packages for its citizens headed overseas, starting … Read more
Coronavirus death toll reaches 25, as World Health Organisation stopped short of declaring a global health emergency
At least 25 people are dead in China and more than 800 infected as the Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread throughout Asia and across the … Read more
Experts convened in Geneva by the World Health Organization (WHO) will meet again on Thursday to determine whether novel coronavirus is a Public Health Emergency … Read more
A third Chinese city will go into lock-down in an effort to control the spread of a new virus which has left 17 dead in … Read more
A delegation of Chinese investors has recently visited the Sicilian port of Catania to discuss the possibility of the port developing intermodal capacities for Chinese … Read more
Italy has stepped up its precautionary measures after the outbreak of a new SARS-like coronavirus in China, with alerts being sent out to family doctors … Read more
China closed off a city of more than 11 million people Thursday, halting transportation and warning against public gatherings, to try to stop the spread … Read more
Chinese authorities have urged people to stop travelling in and out of Wuhan, the city at the centre of a new virus outbreak that has … Read more
People arriving at Heathrow from the Chinese city hit by a coronavirus outbreak will enter through a separate area in an attempt to prevent the … Read more
The coronavirus originating in Wuhan, China is not of any particular risk to Turkey, the country’s Health Minister Fahrettin Koca said on Wednesday.
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Goldman Sachs said a potential drop in oil demand from top energy consumer China due to the outbreak of a new coronavirus could hurt crude … Read more
Chinese virus outbreak prompts extra checks at airports, fever scanners to be set up at Rome’s Fiumicino Airport
Many countries are checking the temperatures of arriving airline passengers and adopting precautionary quarantine procedures in response to a new virus as cases have been … Read more
A man returning from China has become the first person in the US to be diagnosed with a mystery new virus.
Chinese state media say … Read more
China on Monday reported a mysterious SARS-like virus had spread across the country, including to Beijing, raising concerns as millions begin trips for the Lunar … Read more
The true scale of the outbreak of a mysterious SARS-like virus in China is likely far bigger than officially reported, scientists have warned, as countries … Read more