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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

Real-time update on coronavirus outbreak

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

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

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

China's Forbidden City declares closure amid pneumonia infection concern

China's Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, has decided to stop admitting visitors from Jan. 25 in an effort to prevent cross-infection and curb the spreading of the novel coronavirus-related pneumonia.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/24 16:48:44

Wuhan to follow Beijing's SARS treatment model in new coronavirus control

The central China metropolitan of Wuhan will follow Beijing's SARS treatment model to build a special hospital for admitting patients infected in the outbreak of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/24 16:10:56

China sets up research team to combat virus spread

A national research team of 14 experts has been set up to help prevent and control the latest novel coronavirus outbreak in China, the Ministry of Science and Technology announced Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/24 14:10:39

830 cases of coronavirus patients, including 25 deaths, reported in China

Death toll of Wuhan coronavirus rises to 25 with 830 confirmed infection cases in China as of Thursdsy midnight; 34 have been cured and released from hospitals: authority
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/24 8:31:37

China waives fees for all transportation ticket cancellations nationwide

China's transport departments will allow passengers to cancel their tickets of all transportation means nationwide without charging fees.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/24 8:23:54

Too early to declare coronavirus a public health emergency of international concern: WHO

WHO Emergency Committee on the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) considered it is still too early to declare a public health emergency of international concern given its restrictive and binary nature, according to a press conference held by WHO on Thursday.
Source: | 2020/1/24 2:35:07

China's finance ministry allocates $144 million to Hubei Province to help fight Wuhan coronavirus

China's finance ministry on Thursday allocated 1 billion yuan ($144 million) to Hubei Province to help the province fight the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Source: | 2020/1/23 23:44:31