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Palace Museum, Great Wall, Shanghai Disneyland closed over virus concern


The Palace Museum, Juyongguan section of Great Wall, and Shanghai Disneyland shut its doors today, the first day of Spring Festival, due to concerns over the novel coronavirus.

Palace Museum, Great Wall, Shanghai Disneyland closed over virus concern

The Palace Museum, Juyongguan section of Great Wall, and Shanghai Disneyland shut its doors today, the first day of Spring Festival, due to concerns over the novel coronavirus.
Source: CGTN | 2020/1/25 16:06:48

Real-time update on coronavirus outbreak

Latest in battle against coronavirus
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/1/22 21:15:00

Chinese ring in lunar new year with goals to be achieved

Chinese around the world ring in the new zodiac year on Friday. The Year of Rat will start on Saturday, unleashing a new 12-year zodiac circle, with the animal sign attributed to the traits of being quick-minded, resourceful and versatile.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/25 12:46:26

China steps up public transport coronavirus quarantine

China has ramped up quarantine measures on public transport by demanding the immediate isolation and transfer to the nearest observation stations of coronavirus infected patients on board.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/25 13:42:05

China sends military medics to Wuhan

China has sent 450 military medical staff, including professionals who have experience in the fight against SARS or Ebola, to the novel coronavirus hardest-hit city of Wuhan.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/25 13:36:17

Nepal confirms first case of new coronavirus infection

A Nepali student studying in China has been found infected with the new coronavirus, an official of Nepal's Ministry of Health and Population has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/25 11:20:15

China reports 1,287 confirmed cases of new coronavirus pneumonia, 41 deaths

Chinese health authorities announced on Saturday that 1, 287 confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) had been reported in 29 provincial-level regions in the country by the end of Friday.
Source: People's Daily | 2020/1/25 11:03:07

Confirmed cases of new coronavirus pneumonia rise to 5 in Hong Kong

Hong Kong has reported three more cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to five.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/25 10:35:16

China maglev 2.0 breaks 140 kph barrier

China's first commercial maglev 2.0 runs at 140 kilometers per hour, surpassing medium-low speed equivalents with short stator drive systems.
Source: China News Service | 2020/1/25 10:25:20

Testing kits urgently needed in Wuhan

Shortage of medical resources, especially the testing kits, keep hovering hospitals in Wuhan, capital of central Central China's Hubei Province, while the whole China is fighting together against the novel coronavirus originatinged in the city.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/24 19:31:23

China launches national service system to support novel coronavirus research

The information on the first strain of the novel coronavirus, isolated by the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, has been released at a newly-launched national research service system Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/24 19:07:06

China voices support for Russia's proposal on UNSC permanent members summit

A Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson on Friday voiced support for Russian President Vladimir Putin's proposal to hold a summit among the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), including Britain, China, France, Russia and the United States.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/24 17:52:51

Chinese engineer stays on duty on Lunar New Year's Eve in Turkey

One day before the Chinese Lunar New Year's Eve when most families enjoy a dinner gathering at home, Peng Lianghai, an engineer from China, was checking equipment and recording data alone at an energy plant in Turkey's central province of Aksaray.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/24 17:22:45