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UK gives Huawei green light to help build 5G network

UK says Huawei given a role to help build 5G network
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/28 21:03:37

Fourth coronavirus patient in Shanghai has recovered

A fourth novel coronavirus patient has recovered and was discharged from hospital in Shanghai on Tuesday, which is inspiring and encouraging, said Wu Jinglei, director of Shanghai Health Commission during a press conference in Shanghai on Tuesday afternoon.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/28 19:48:08

President Xi Jinping meets WHO chief in Beijing

President Xi Jinping met WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Tuesday in Beijing.
Source: | 2020/1/28 19:21:47

Hong Kong suspends high-speed train service to mainland amid coronavirus outbreak

HK government said the authorities will halt issuing entry permit to mainland individual tourists and suspend high-speed railway service to and from the mainland amid the coronavirus outbreak: Carrie Lam
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/28 17:15:04

Chinese embassy slams Danish newspaper over insulting cartoon

The Chinese embassy in Denmark lashed out at a Danish daily newspaper and a Danish editorial cartoonist over the publication of a satirical drawing which the embassy said is an insult to China and the Chinese people as the nation continues to fight a deadly novel coronavirus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/28 14:05:00

4,130 doctors, nurses from around China have arrived in Hubei to treat novel coronavirus

So far, 4,130 medical staff from around China specialized in both Western and Chinese medicines have arrived in Hubei Province to assist local medical work. It is expected that altogether 6,000 medical staff will arrive in Hubei.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/28 11:17:59

Shanghai outlines steps taken to combat novel coronavirus outbreak in China

Shanghai municipal government briefed media on its prevention and control of the novel coronavirus on Monday afternoon.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/27 20:05:54

Hubei suspends passport application to curb coronavirus outbreak

The exit and entry department in central China's Hubei Province has suspended the services for the application of ordinary passports and exit-entry permits and endorsements for Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan to better control the spread of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/27 19:24:49

Xi gives instructions on fighting novel coronavirus-related pneumonia

Chinese President Xi Jinping gave important instructions that Party organizations at all levels have to rely on Chinese people to fight the war against the novel coronavirus related pneumonia.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/27 19:00:57

China confident in ability to handle novel coronavirus outbreak: FM

The Chinese government is taking resolute and effective measures to effectively prevent and control the novel coronavirus epidemic though scientific approaches and maintaining close cooperation with the World Health Organization and other international partners.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/27 17:57:40

Wuhan mayor ready to resign if it helps to contain coronavirus epidemic

Wuhan Mayor Zhou Xianwang said that he and the city's Party secretary are willing to resign if it helps to contain the novel coronavirus which originated from the city and had infected 2,744 and killed 80 as of Sunday midnight.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/27 17:37:54

Chinese health authority urges strict grassroots-level epidemic prevention measures amid Wuhan coronavirus outbreak

With the number of people infected with the novel coronavirus in China soaring to 2,744 as of Sunday midnight, with 461 in critical condition and 80 dead, the key prevention task now is to prevent the spread of the epidemic and track down migrant people, the National Health Commission (NHC) said in a daily briefing on Monday morning.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/27 12:35:53

Government offers help to US citizens' evacuation from Wuhan: official

China has offerred necessary assistance to help the US evacuate citizens including diplomats from Wuhan, center of the new coronavirus outbreak, said a foreign ministry spokesperson.
Source: People's Daily | 2020/1/26 14:53:38

387 railway stations using temperature checks

China National Railway Group said 387 railway stations nationwide are using temperature checks for passengers entering and leaving the stations as of Saturday. The railway department had cooperated with the local governments to close 72 railway
Source: CGTN | 2020/1/26 14:32:52

Wuhan opens emergency passage for suspected coronavirus patient sent back from Istanbul

Wuhan has opened an emergency entry passage for a suspected coronavirus patient, who was sent back from Istanbul on a chartered plane.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/26 13:39:41

Chinese schools to postpone entrance exams, spring terms amid coronavirus outbreak

Several Chinese universities have announced postponements of their entrance exams or spring terms mid the spread of Wuhan's novel coronavirus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/26 13:08:19

Trump to raise tariffs on derivative steel, aluminum imports

US President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation that will raise tariffs on derivative steel and aluminum imports to cover nails, staples and other downstream products, while studies show that tariffs have hurt the American manufacturing sector and the overall economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/26 10:57:02

Wuhan requisitions 24 general hospitals to treat patients with fever

Wuhan, the hardest-hit city of the novel coronavirus outbreak in central China, has planned to transform 24 general hospitals for temporary use to cope with the increasing number of patients with fever, said the city's health commission on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/26 10:17:51