"Swine Flu" Pandemic
Two passengers of Diamond Princess cruise ship die after contracting novel coronavirus
Two Diamond Princess cruise ship passengers, earlier diagnosed with the novel coronavrius, have died, Japan’s public television reported on Thursday.
According to the governmental source, the …
Novel coronavirus death toll in China reaches 2,118
The death toll from the novel coronavirus in China has reached 2,118 people, China’s national health commission said on Thursday.
The number of confirmed cases topped 74,500, a total of 16,100 …
Chinese people with service and business visas allowed entry to Russia
Chinese nationals are not barred from receiving service, business, humanitarian and transit visas, and their owners are not barred from entering Russia, Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement …
China’s coronavirus recoveries outnumber infections in past 24 hours for first time
The number of people recovered from the novel coronavirus in China has exceeded cases of infections for the first time in the past 24 hours, China’s Xinhua news agency reported Wednesday citing …
Second Russian hospitalized over coronavirus concerns aboard Diamond Princess
The Japanese government has confirmed that only one Russian national is infected with coronavirus on the Diamond Princess cruise ship, the Russian Embassy in Tokyo informed on Tuesday.
"The Japanese …
Japanese first responder working aboard the Diamond Princess diagnosed with coronavirus
Three new coronavirus cases have been registered in Japan’s Wakayama prefecture, the Wakayama administration said Tuesday.
According to the statement, one of the infected is a first responder …
Coronavirus outbreak in China to peak this month
The novel coronavirus outbreak in China is expected to peak in late February, Zeng Yixin, vice minister of China's National Health Commission, said on Tuesday, adding that the epidemiological …
Coronavirus-infected Russian national did not request evacuation from Japan
The Russian Embassy in Tokyo did not receive an evacuation request from the Russian national stranded on the Diamond Princess Cruise ship, diagnosed earlier with the COVID-19 coronavirus.
"There were …
Coronavirus death toll in China’s Hubei rises to 1,696, while 6,639 people recovered
The number of people who contracted the novel coronavirus in central China’s Hubei Province over the whole outbreak period has now exceeded 58,100 people, with 1,696 of them dead and 6,639 …
Russian diplomat, Chinese envoy discuss fight against coronavirus
Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov has held a meeting with Chinese Ambassador to Moscow Zhang Hanhui to discuss measures to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, the Russian Foreign …