CHINA

Confident Wuhan reopens


Chinese experts and local citizens have shown confidence in Wuhan's reopening since Saturday due to strict prevention and control systems launched in the city after it was put under lockdown in January.

Xi proposes to build a strongest global network of pandemic control and treatment

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday that a virus respects no borders, stressing that all must work together to build a strongest global network of control and treatment that the world has ever seen.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/26 21:28:00

Xi says Chinese people always remember, cherish friendship

China received assistance and help from a lot of members of the global community at the most difficult moment in its fight against the COVID-19 outbreak, President Xi Jinping said here Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/26 21:20:20

Xi calls on int'l community to strengthen confidence, act with unity on COVID-19

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday that it is imperative for the international community to strengthen confidence, act with unity and work together in a collective response against COVID-19.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/26 21:09:21

Xi starts to address G20 extraordinary virtual leaders' summit on COVID-19

Xi starts to address G20 extraordinary virtual leaders' summit on COVID-19
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/26 20:39:45

Vaccine pursuer dedicated to finding bio shield against possible germ warfare

On March 16, the novel coronavirus vaccine developed by Chen and her team entered clinical trials. On March 20, 108 volunteers were injected with the COVID-19 vaccine developed by China. Major General Chen Wei, one of the developers of the vaccine, was the first to be injected, reported domestic news site ifeng.com.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 20:23:40

Technology helps megacities implement stricter supervision of home isolation

Under pressure from the growing number of imported coronavirus cases, megacities in China are turning to technology to monitor returnees' home isolation. However, many believe that home isolation is flawed, as a lack of strict and precise supervision can lead to people violating the rules.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 19:04:48

Chinese FM slams Pompeo's 'evil intentions' to stir up dispute, smear China

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday slammed US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for not focusing on the battle against COVID-19 in his own country but instead repeatedly stirring political disputes and smearing China to divert the attention of Americans from US incompetence
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 18:37:17

Viruses don't have nationalities, China will play active role helping Myanmar: ambassador

Myanmar's zero-infection record during COVID-19 outbreak was broken with its first confirmed case on Monday. The country's healthcare ministry announced that two cases were imported from the US and the UK.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/25 18:48:40

UK top source of imported COVID-19 cases in China

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 imported to China from the UK have reached 159, topping the total of 541 cases from 34 countries, data shows.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 17:25:13

Beijing hospitals plan to set up police rooms to prevent violent incidents

Beijing plans to set up police rooms in level-II and III hospitals, and install one-button alarm devices directly connected with public to prevent medical disputes from spiraling into violent incidents.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 16:32:39

Beijing to tighten rules against uncivilized behaviors amid COVID-19 epidemic

Wearing a mask when having a flu, covering the mouth and nose when coughing or sneezing and eating from separate dishes in public places… The city of Beijing is mulling regulations to impose restraints on uncivilized behaviors. Those who fail to adhere to the rules will be punished, a move made from the experience of fighting against the COVID-19 outbreak to better safeguard residents' health.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 16:29:13

Wuhan's Huoshenshan Hospital a symbol of Chinese spirit

China would like to share all its experience in designing Wuhan's hospitals to countries in need, said a technical expert that worked on the Huoshenshan Hospital, the emergency field hospital for treating COVID-19 patients that had been constructed within only 10 days in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 16:28:40

Epidemic prompts Beijing to ban hunting and consumption of wild animals

The city of Beijing is accelerating procedures to pass a set of regulations that prohibits hunting and consumption of all wild animals, which are believed to be the source of the outbreak of novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19). It is also planning to establish wildlife disease monitor stations in areas populated with wild animals.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/26 14:39:59