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Woman slammed for making offensive comments about China's anti-epidemic measures

A Chinese student studying in the US was slammed by Chinese netizens over her hateful comments against China, such as smearing China's pandemic prevention work and calling on doctors and patients in Wuhan to escape from the city.
Source: | 2020/4/1 1:05:34

War against silent carriers starts

Officials from the National Health Commission (NHC) announced on Tuesday that starting from Wednesday, China will publish details regarding asymptomatic COVID-19 patients on a daily basis in a swift policy adjustment in response to growing concerns that these patients may likely trigger a second outbreak in China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 1:03:40

Scientists slam smear on China's virus data

Western politicians and media stirred up a new round of attacks on China's virus prevention effort: questioning its data transparency, which scientists criticized as "cannot be taken at face value scientifically."
Source: Global Times | 2020/4/1 0:53:40

Xinjiang completes poverty alert system

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region completed a four-level early warning system based on its big data platform to quickly spot problems in poverty alleviation work and to avoid a slide back to poverty.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 23:38:40

Real-time update on coronavirus outbreak

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

Pandemic leads to suspected unwelcome treatment to foreigners

A few foreigners who have enjoyed staying in China for years recently complained about what they said unhappy or suspected discrimination experiences, for reasons they suspect to be related to COVID-19 pandemic in foreign countries.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 23:08:40

Hundreds of customers struggle to get refunds after flights cancelled amid pandemic

At least 350 Chinese passengers, who planned to return to China from abroad, found it hard to get refunds totaling $826,842, after many international flights were cancelled amid the worsening COVID-19 pandemic, complaining some foreign airlines and ticket agencies broke policies and tricked customers.
Source: | 2020/3/31 23:58:39

Xi inspects wetland conservation, smart city system in East China

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspected a national wetland park and an intelligent urban management system during his tour in Hangzhou, the capital city of East China's Zhejiang Province, on Tuesday.
Source: People's Daily | 2020/3/31 20:41:05

Stricter supervision needed over hotels designated for quarantine: experts

Netizens and experts have urged local governments to carry out strict supervision and investigation of some hotels designated as isolation sites, after some returnees revealed and complained about problems such as exorbitant fees and poor services.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 20:10:14

Wuhan volunteers' blood samples taken for vaccine antibody test

The first group of four Wuhan volunteers in Phase I clinical trials for a COVID-19 vaccine ended its 14-day quarantine on Tuesday and blood samples were taken from them to test if anti-bodies were created after their injection on March 17.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 19:23:40

Beijing ready to welcome more domestic returnees with comprehensive local efforts

Facing the pressure of imported cases from overseas and domestic arrivals, the local community is managing all returnees in a strict and humane manner, as well as applying technologies to ensure smooth home isolation.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/28 0:50:19

High-tech means applied in Beijing's isolation administration

With at least 150 imported infections, Beijing has decided to take strict home isolation measures with advanced technological methods.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 19:18:41

China to report asymptomatic patients daily starting Wednesday

Starting from April 1, Chinese health authorities will publish the details of asymptomatic COVID-19 patients every day, amid public concerns that these patients may cause further infections.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 18:03:40

Xi demands resolute efforts to curb accidents, disasters

President Xi Jinping has demanded resolute efforts to curb the frequent occurrence of accidents and disasters and ensure the safety of people's lives and property.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/31 18:00:24

Spread of COVID-19 has been contained in China: health director

China announced Tuesday it has basically blocked the spread of the novel coronavirus within the country, with the city Wuhan as the main battlefield, reaching a significant milestone in prevention and control of the epidemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 17:58:41

India lockdown triggers migrant worker exodus, fear of viral spread

India is witnessing large-scale migration flows after businesses were shut down in cities amid a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, with experts believing a situation that is most conducive to the spread of COVID-19 is taking shape in the country.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 17:43:40

'Nation balls' cartoons chronicle evolution of 'world war' against coronavirus

Cartoons portraying a bunch of country balls gathering in front of a window to cheer up China, which is lying in bed due to COVID-19, has become very popular in recent months. The comic went viral on social media and has been followed up by countless adapted versions, after the novel coronavirus turned into a global pandemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 17:33:40

1,541 asymptomatic patients are under medical observation in China

1,541 asymptomatic patients are under medical observation in China
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/31 17:28:49