July 06, 2020 11:53 am
Shi, nicknamed “bat woman” for her expeditions in bat caves, described Covid-19 in a February 2020 paper, saying it was 96.2% similar to a coronavirus sample named RaTG13 obtained in Yunnan in 2013.
June 05, 2020 3:14 pm
According to China's National Health Commission (NHC), five imported cases, including four in Shanghai and one in Sichuan Province, were reported in China on Thursday.
May 23, 2020 8:42 am
China has seen a sharp fall in locally transmitted cases since March as major restrictions on people movement helped it to take control of the epidemic in many parts of the country.
May 14, 2020 10:06 am
China has moved quickly to snuff out new outbreaks wherever they pop up, even as it relaxes restrictions on the movement of people and reopens public attractions to limited numbers of visitors.
May 13, 2020 1:55 pm
The condition of ten people was stated to be serious, the NHC report said.
May 11, 2020 11:28 am
The new infections add a layer of caution to efforts to lower coronavirus-related restrictions across China as businesses restart and individuals go back to work.
May 08, 2020 4:37 pm
The United States and other countries have accused China of misleading the world about the severity of the outbreak, and there are growing calls for an international inquiry into the origins of the virus.
May 05, 2020 11:47 am
There are more than 20 million Americans of Asian descent and two million AAPI individuals are working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic, as health care workers, law enforcement agents, first responders, and other essential service providers, they said.
May 04, 2020 1:12 pm
The novel coronavirus, which originated from the Chinese city of Wuhan in December last year, has claimed nearly 250,000 lives and infected over 3.5 million people globally, according to Johns Hopkins University data.
May 04, 2020 3:44 pm
When the interviewer pointed out that was not the conclusion of the intelligence agencies, he backtracked, saying: "I've seen what the intelligence community has said. I have no reason to believe that they've got it wrong."
March 31, 2020 6:51 pm
Wuhan accounts for about 60% of China’s coronavirus cases, but they have fallen sharply in recent weeks, a sign that the measures are working. The last confirmed locally transmitted case of the virus in Wuhan was on Monday.