The Romanians started to empty the shelves of supermarkets across the country to stock up on essential supplies and food items, as they fear that … Read more
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles obtained permission to retrieve critical parts from a supplier in an area in northern Italy locked down following the country’s coronavirus outbreak.… Read more
The European Parliament on Wednesday recommended a 14-day quarantine for MEPs returning from a stay in the last 14 days in the four Italian regions … Read more
French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday after visiting a hospital in Paris that the COVID-19 outbreak will soon become an epidemic.
“Crisis, an epidemic … Read more
Saudi Arabia on Thursday halted travel to the holiest sites in Islam over fears about a new viral epidemic just months ahead of the annual … Read more
Tourist cancellations have reached 90% in Rome for March due to the coronavirus emergency, sector bodies said Wednesday.
Bookings are down 60% for next month, … Read more
There is every sign the world is about to be gripped by a pandemic of coronavirus, Prime Minister Scott Morrison warned on Thursday, as Australia … Read more
Prince George and Princess Charlotte’s school latest in UK to have pupils self-isolate because of coronavirus fears
Four pupils at a primary school which Prince George and Princess Charlotte attend are in self-isolation after a trip to northern Italy, it is understood.… Read more
US President Trump has appointed his Vice-President Mike Pence to coordinate the government response to the coronavirus outbreak.
Both men told a White House … Read more
The number of coronavirus cases in Italy has jumped to 400, amid international efforts to contain the spread of the deadly outbreak.
Civil Protection Chief … Read more
A shortage of wedding dresses in the UK could be one of the effects of the coronavirus outbreak, MPs have heard.
Labour’s Chris Bryant told … Read more
13 aircraft are currently not used within Lufthansa Group. The reason for this is the cancellation of flights to mainland China due to the coronavirus. … Read more
The MSC Meraviglia from was blocked from entering the port in Ochos Rios, Jamaica on Tuesday, health officials said. The ship, carrying more than 4,500 … Read more
Brazil announced its first case of coronavirus today, marking the first time the virus has been reported in South America.The coronavirus outbreak — which started… Read more
“Adriano Trevisan is not a number, he is not the first Italian victim of the coronavirus, it is not a name and a surname in … Read more
The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a series of Questions and Answers for the general public on the outbreak of coronaviruses (COVID-19).
Among other … Read more
As the new coronavirus spreads globally, the online battle to keep misinformation about the disease is also stepping up.
Google, Facebook and other platforms are … Read more
Austria has quarantined 12 people who were in close contact with a couple who were the country’s first coronavirus cases, one of whom works as … Read more
The Scottish government announced last night it was stepping up its preparations for an outbreak, after the first minister, Nicola Sturgeon, chaired a resilience meeting … Read more
Kuwait has barred foreign ships, except those carrying oil, from departing to or arriving from several countries to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, according … Read more
France reports first citizen to die from coronavirus as three new cases confirmed.
The number of new confirmed cases of coronavirus in France has risen … Read more
A WHO-led team of experts from WHO and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) arrived in Italy to support Italian authorities in … Read more
Mellitah Oil and Gas stops flights of expat workers into Libya because of coronavirus, no cases reported in Libya so far
Mellitah Oil and Gas, a National Oil Corporation and Eni joint venture, has stopped all flights bringing in foreign workers to its sites until further … Read more
At the World Health Organization headquarters in Geneva, Bruce Aylward, who headed an international expert mission to China, hailed the drastic quarantine and containment measures … Read more
Britain advised its citizens to avoid traveling to almost a dozen towns in northern Italy and to self isolate if they had flu-like symptoms after … Read more
The US warns people to prepare for coronavirus to spread, says it’s not a question of if, but a question of when
It’s not a question of if, but a question of when – that’s the warning from America’s top medical scientists regarding the possibility of a … Read more
Coronavirus outbreak in Europe spreading from Italy, cases reported in Austria, Croatia, Switzerland and Algeria
Several European countries have announced their first coronavirus cases, with all appearing to be linked to the growing outbreak in Italy.
Austria, Croatia and Switzerland … Read more
This is the updated report on the coronavirus in Italy. In Italy, the number of confirmed victims of the Coronavirus has reached 10 confirmed . … Read more
Iran’s deputy health minister said he has contracted the coronavirus and placed himself in isolation, a day after appearing feverish at a press conference in … Read more
Premier Giuseppe Conte said Tuesday that limitations on Italians’ movements by foreign states would be “unacceptable” amid the coronavirus emergency. “It would be unfair for … Read more
No Coronavirus COVID-19 cases yet in Malta – People asked to avoid nonessential travelling to Northern Italy and other hit regions
The outbreak of COVID-19 has now spread to various countries. At this point, there are no COVID-19 cases in Malta. In view of the current … Read more
The number of deaths caused by the Coronavirus in Italy now reached 6. On Monday, three more persons succumbed to the effects of the virus … Read more
The European Commission is co-financing the delivery of more than 25 tonnes of personal protective equipment to China after the EU Civil Protection Mechanism was … Read more
The world is fast approaching a tipping point in the spread of the coronavirus, according to experts, who warn that the disease is outpacing efforts … Read more
Reactions to the spread of the coronavirus are becoming more extreme, with a British Airways flight returning to the gate at Heathrow airport because of … Read more
Passengers on an Alitalia flight from Rome were stopped from disembarking at the airport of Mauritius, an island in the Indian Ocean.
The measure was … Read more
The European Union has pledged €230 million to help fight the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, as member state Italy grapples with a rise in cases across … Read more
The Australian share market has tumbled, with investors rattled by concerns about the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, and the selling could continue, with US … Read more
There has been a fifth victim from the coronavirus in Italy. The fifth victim is an 88-year-old adult from Caselle Lanne, also in Lombardy … Read more
Kuwait and Bahrain reported their first cases of the virus, while Turkey, Pakistan and Armenia closed their borders with Iran, as Tehran reported more coronavirus … Read more
New Zealand has extended for eight days a ban on arrivals from mainland China, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday, carrying into its fourth … Read more
The number of Coronavirus positive in Italy continues to rise: at the moment – according to the data provided by Commissioner Angelo Borrelli – there … Read more
Italian authorities announced on Sunday that events related to the famous Venice carnival would be stopped as the country became the first one in Europe … Read more
The Maltese health authorities are implementing all the necessary preparedness and response actions required for the outbreak of COVID-19, the office of the Deputy … Read more
The number of cases of coronavirus in Italy continued to rise on Sunday after the government passed a series of emergency measures to limit the … Read more
South Korea is raising its alert on the new coronavirus to the “highest level”, President Moon Jae-in said Sunday, as the country reported 123 new … Read more
Israeli and Palestinian authorities sought to quell fears of a potential local outbreak of the coronavirus after learning that South Korean pilgrims who had toured … Read more