Moscow to use geolocation data to monitor whereabouts of coronavirus patients
Geolocation data will be used in Moscow to monitor whereabouts of novel coronavirus patients who are receiving treatment at home, Deputy Mayor Anastasia Rakova said.
Earlier, a patient with confirmed …
Coronavirus epidemic in Italy to end in early May
The Rome-based Einaudi Institute for Economics and Finance forecasts the novel coronavirus epidemic in Italy to end by May 5.
The institute's epidemiological scenario is based on an algorithm that …
Putin, Trump agree to cooperate closely in G20 to fight coronavirus
During a phone conversation on Monday, US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed to cooperate closely within the Group of Twenty (G20) framework to contain the novel …
Over 693,000 COVID-2019 cases, more than 33,000 deaths confirmed worldwide
A total of 693,224 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus and 33,106 coronavirus-related death were registered worldwide as of 10 a.m. Geneva time (noon Moscow time) on March 30, the World Health …
Kremlin stresses priority is to save lives, economic fallout takes back seat
Russia’s authorities have evaluated the preliminary damage dealt to the national economy due to the self-isolation measures over the coronavirus pandemic, but this takes a back seat today, …
Coronavirus pandemic likely to ebb around autumn
The current novel coronavirus pandemic is likely to ebb around autumn, but there is no time frame when it will end, the Shanghai Daily quotes Dr. Zhang Wenhong, of Huashan Hospital, as saying.
Coronavirus most active at about 4 degrees Celsius
The novel coronavirus is most active at temperatures around four degrees above zero Celsius and gets much weaker at high temperatures, Hong Kong University scientists have found.
The virus is very …
Press review: Moscow goes on lockdown and Russian economy headed towards recession
Top stories in the Russian press on Monday, March 30, prepared by TASS
Kommersant: Moscow goes under citywide lockdown
Starting from Monday, March 30, Moscow and the surrounding suburbs began to …
Russia restricts border entries amid pandemic
Russia is introducing restrictions on crossing the national border on March 30 in accordance with the government’s order. The document shows that these restrictions apply to car, railway, …
Japan to ban entries from US, China, South Korea, Europe
Japanese authorities will fully ban any entry into the country of foreigners coming from the United States, China, South Korea and most European countries to tackle the coronavirus spread, …