"Swine Flu" Pandemic
WHO to draft coordination plan for anti-coronavirus measures
The World Health Organization (WHO) is currently working on a master plan that would coordinate clinical research on coronavirus, WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told reporters on …
Coronavirus epidemic keeps world oil prices down
Since the beginning of the year, the global "black gold" market has entered a phase of rapid decline: while early in January a Brent barrel cost almost $70, by the end of the month it was already …
Four people infected with new coronavirus on cruise ship in serious condition
Four people who have contracted the new coronavirus on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan's Yokohama port are in a serious condition, Japan's Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare …
Relatives of Chinese national diagnosed with coronavirus to stay under medical supervision
The wife and daughter of the Chinese national who underwent coronavirus treatment in Russia’s Trans-Baikal Region will remain under medical supervision, Regional Health Ministry said in a …
All those evacuated from Wuhan to Russia test negative for coronavirus
All those evacuated from Wuhan to Russia have tested negative for novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) so far, head of the Tyumen Region Healthcare Department Inna Kulikova told reporters on Tuesday.
Coronavirus outbreak in China displays downward trend
The coronavirus-induced pneumonia outbreak displays a downward trend across China, even considering the situation in Hubei province (the outbreak epicenter) says He Qinghua, Deputy Head of the …
Sixty new coronavirus cases reported on cruise ship quarantined in Japan
Japanese specialists have recorded 60 more novel coronavirus cases among passengers and crewmembers of the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan, TBS television reported on …
WHO expert team departs for China amid coronavirus outbreak
A World Health Organization (WHO) expert team has departed to China, WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus wrote on Twitter.
"I’ve just been at the airport seeing off members of an …
Face masks made mandatory in Russia’s Khabarovsk to prevent coronavirus spread
Khabarovsk has made the wearing of face masks obligatory to fight the spike in respiratory diseases and prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the city administration said Friday.
"This decision has …
Number of coronavirus cases in China surpasses 31,100
The number of people infected with the new coronavirus 2019-nCoV has surpassed 31,100 in China, the death toll climbed to 636, and 1,540 people recovered from the virus, China's National Health …