New Zealand said on Tuesday its national airline will not take new bookings for three weeks as the country looks to limit the number of
Royal Caribbean Group and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd announced a joint task force to help develop safety standards for restarting their businesses … Read more
Australia’s second most populous state of Victoria will reimpose stay-at-home restrictions in metropolitan Melbourne and one regional area of the state, Premier Daniel Andrews said, … Read more
Mexican health authorities reported 4,683 confirmed new infections of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, pushing its tally to a total of 256,848, and 273 more … Read more
As U.S. coronavirus cases surge and deaths topped 130,000, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo harshly criticized the White House’s COVID-19 response on Monday, accusing President … Read more
Pret A Manger, the food-to-go chain, has announced plans to cut 1,000 or more jobs and close 30 stores as it wrestles with a precipitous … Read more
Some 400 drones, flown by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport form the thumbs-up sign in a message of appreciation for medical workers during … Read more
The Philippines reported 2,099 more coronavirus infections on Monday, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 46,333, its health ministry said.
The Department … Read more
For the first time since May 19, the cases of coronavirus in Austria have returned to above a thousand threshold.
There are 1,012 ‘active’ cases … Read more
Fiji has recorded its first new case of coronavirus in 78 days, after a 66-year-old man tested positive for the virus after returning to the … Read more
Britain will invest nearly $2 billion in the arts and hopes to allow outdoor and socially distanced performances at cultural venues as it tries to … Read more
Russia’s official coronavirus case tally, the fourth largest in the world, rose to 687,862 on Monday after officials reported 6,611 new infections in the last … Read more
The coronavirus may have been lying dormant across the world until emerging under favourable environmental conditions, rather than originating in China, an expert has claimed.… Read more
Swiss authorities have mandated the use of face masks, starting on 06 July, for all people aged 12 and older using any form of public … Read more
According to the latest information, 302 new cases of coronavirus were confirmed in Serbia over the weekend.
The Serbian news site B92, five more people … Read more
Peru on Sunday jumped past 300,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the fifth-highest in the world, as the Andean nation of nearly 33 million people slowly … Read more
India has over-taken Russia with the world’s third-highest number of novel coronavirus cases, at nearly 700,000, according to the latest data, as the outbreak shows … Read more
China on Monday reported 4 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for July 5, down from 8 cases a day earlier, the health authority said.… Read more
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 219 to 196,554, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on … Read more
The world has seen a record rise in coronavirus cases over a 24-hour period, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.
The new record is … Read more
Two prominent Texas mayors have warned that hospitals in their cities will be “overwhelmed” by cases of Covid-19 inside two weeks, even as Donald Trump … Read more
The border between Australia’s two most populous states will close from Tuesday for an indefinite period, Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews said on Monday, following an … Read more
Hundreds of scientists say there is evidence that novel coronavirus in smaller particles in the air can infect people and are calling for the World … Read more
Ireland will ease quarantine restrictions on people travelling from abroad on July 20, with people arriving from a “green list” of countries with low COVID-19 … Read more
Greece will not allow Serbian visitors in from July 6 until July 15, the government said on Sunday, as it moved to contain the spread … Read more
The northwestern Spanish region of Galicia imposed restrictions on about 70,000 people on Sunday following a COVID-19 outbreak, a day after Catalonia also introduced a … Read more
A visitor examines a statue of Pengsoo, a popular penguin character created by the national education broadcasting channel EBS, at a beach in the southern … Read more
Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina are the Latin American countries that earned the best grades for their response to the coronavirus, according to a poll conducted … Read more
Diplomacy and politics took a central role in the issue of travel restrictions and re-opening at EU level.
But was it a safe way?
The … Read more
Greece will not accept strict European Union conditions on the use of the coronavirus emergency aid, Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis told the Financial Times newspaper … Read more
China recorded eight new coronavirus cases for July 4, up from with three a day earlier, the national health authority said on Sunday, while city … Read more
by Kate Kelland, Manas Mishra and Christine Soares
Editing by Peter Henderson, Matthew Lewis and Peter Cooney
The arrival of warmer weather in the Northern … Read more
The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Saturday that it was discontinuing its trials of the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine and combination HIV drug lopinavir/ritonavir in … Read more
New outbreaks and a constant growth trend of the infections, despite the fact that fewer swabs have been made in the last 24 hours put … Read more
People relished their first pub drinks in more than three months, went to restaurants and finally got haircuts on Saturday as England took its biggest … Read more
Italy is considering fiscal measures to spur investments in the auto and tourism industries, two of the sectors that have been hardest hit by the … Read more
The latest issue of Corporate Dispatch Pro is out, pitching multiple perspectives on the relationship between business and sustainability side by side. Traditionally, mainstream business … Read more
Food ingredients maker Chr Hansen said it had seen an increase in demand during the coronavirus crisis for products that help to strengthen the immune … Read more
Cleaners, porters and office staff working for the NHS in the UK were “super-spreaders” of coronavirus within hospitals, according to initial results from a national … Read more
Italian health workers hold banners reading ‘respect’ as they demonstrate in Duomo square, Milan, Italy, 04 July 2020.
Protesters were asking the government for more … Read more
As some Americans prepare to travel for the July 4 holiday weekend, and airlines slowly ramp up service, the U.S. government has not changed rules … Read more
Local authorities are digging mass graves at cemeteries across Bolivia to receive a new wave of victims from COVID-19, unnerving Bolivians as the outbreak rips … Read more
The Health Ministry confirmed that no new Coronavirus cases were registered in Malta during the past 24 hours, while another person recovered from the virus.… Read more
Thailand’s main international airport unveiled rapid coronavirus tests for some overseas arrivals after a three-month ban on foreign visitors was partially lifted this month.
All … Read more
The Irish Times reports that travel restrictions, including quarantine requirements and official advice not to travel abroad, are likely to remain in place until at … Read more
Spain’s north-eastern region of Catalonia enforced a new lockdown on more than 200,000 people on Saturday, after several new outbreaks of the coronavirus were detected.… Read more
Almost 30% of genome sequencing data from samples of the COVID-19 virus collected by the World Health Organization (WHO) have shown signs of mutation, but … Read more
From this week, passengers on Swiss public transport will have to wear face masks, the government has announced.
Switzerland also imposed a quarantine requirement for … Read more
Israel hit another record on Friday evening, as the Health Ministry reported that 1,130 people were diagnosed with the novel coronavirus the day before. The … Read more
The World Health Organization (WHO) should soon get results from clinical trials it is conducting of drugs that might be effective in treating COVID-19 patients, … Read more
Tokyo confirmed about 130 new cases of infections of the coronavirus on Saturday, a third consecutive day with more than 100 new cases, public broadcaster … Read more