China tourist dies of Covid-19 in France

PARIS, 16 Feb 2020: An 80-year-old Chinese tourist in France became the first person to die from the Covid-19 outside of Asia, officials confirmed yesterday. The tourist, from Hubei province, …

No letup yet in China’s Covid-19 deaths

BEIJING, 15 Feb 2020: Chinese health authority today said it received reports of 2,641 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection and 143 deaths on Friday from 31 provincial-level regions …

1st Covid-19 death in Japan

TOKYO, 13 Feb 2020: Japanese authorities announced the first coronavirus death in the country today. The victim was an 80-year-old woman who lived in Kanagawa Prefecture, south of Tokyo, according …

Sharp rise in Covid-19 deaths in China

BEIJING, 13 Feb 2020: The number of cases of COVID-19 has surged nearly 10-fold from the previous day in China’s Hubei Province, the epicentre of the outbreak. The number of …

Coronavirus death toll starting to dip

BEIJING, 12 Feb 2020: Chinese health authorities today said it received reports of 2,015 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection and 97 deaths yesterday from 31 provincial-level regions and …