The World Health Organisation has praised China's containment effort in the wake of global epidemic, Covid-19. The disease which is believed to have originated in Wuhan, has seen 79,000 infections worldwide with around 77,000 of those in mainland..
A tech company in China has upgraded its facial recognition technology to be able to identify people wearing face masks during COVID-19 outbreak.
The video captured by Beijing Television on February 20, shows the employees from Hanwang Technology..
Global shares and oil slid on Monday while safe-haven gold surged as the spread of the coronavirus outside China darkened the outlook for world growth with infections and deaths rising in South Korea, Italy and the Middle East. Ciara Lee reports
BEIJING (Reuters) - China reported a sharp fall in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday but world health officials warned it was too early to make predictions about the outbreak as new infections continued to rise in other countries...
CHINA — Where's your mask?
As China's government desperately scrambles to show the world they can manage this new threat, local police forces are implementing some ruthless and quite frankly archaic orders from Beijing.
Shocking videos have..
WASHINGTON — The U.S. State Department on Tuesday designated five Chinese fake news media outlets as official government entities under the Foreign Missions Act, which means they will be treated as diplomatic outposts of the Chinese government and..
CHINA — A leaked document that details the lives of thousands of Muslims currently detained in so-called 're-education' camps across China is just another example of how Beijing is punishing Uighurs for their religious beliefs.
A 137-page PDF..
BEIJING — One of mighty China's biggest developers is offering massive sales around the country on all of its properties in February and March.
Reuters reports that China Evergrande Group—the third-largest builder by sales in the..
WUHAN, CHINA — Beijing has now tightened restrictions across Hubei province amid the growing threat of the Wuhan virus.
Residents of Hubei province have been ordered to stay at home and aren't allowed to leave unless there is an emergency, BBC..
BEIJING — As China's latest saga was in its early days—but already out of control—to take the focus off their foot-dragging, the boys in Beijing decided to slap together a few prefabbed hospitals.
At first, the Chinese boasted the first one,..
BEIJING — Could this help?
Chinese researchers say blood plasma from recovered patients may help other COVID-19 patients to survive.
China National Biotec Group said it is taking plasma taken from recovered COVID-19 patients to treat those who..
Asian shares reversed losses on Monday and moved back toward a three-week top as China's persistent efforts to cushion the blow from a coronavirus outbreak calmed nervous investors, although Japanese stocks faltered on growing recession risks. Ciara..
As the coronavirus outbreak continues to unfold, Reuters reports that the latest developments include:
1. Europe reports their first coronavirus death occurred after an elderly Chinese tourist, who was hospitalized in France died.
Justin Bieber Makes Donation
to Battle Coronavirus The singer took to Instagram to share his plans to donate
to the Beijing Chunmiao Children Aid Formation
in the wake of the virus. Justin Bieber, via Instagram Justin Bieber, via Instagram Justin..
A family cured of the coronavirus are grateful to hospital staff in Beijing as they speak to the media following their discharge, but corncerns are raised about the strain the disease is having on China's health workers. Adam Reed reports.
Mandatory Credit: World Health Organisation. In the last 24 hours China has reported 1,820 laboratory-confirmed cases of Covid-19, bringing the total to 46,550. Beijing also reported 13,332 clinically confirmed cases. Mike Ryan, WHO executive..
BEIJING — China has apparently launched an app that allows people to check whether they have been at risk of catching you-know-what.
The BBC reports that the "close contact detector" tells users if they have been near a person who has been..