China coronavirus

China kicks off emergency COVID-19 vaccination in Wuhan 

The vaccination, available at 48 designated clinics in 15 districts, began on December 24, targeting certain groups of people aged between 18 and 59 years.

published on : 29th December 2020

China to inoculate frontline workers first with COVID-19 vaccines

The vaccination programme will also cover those who plan to work or study in counties and regions with medium or high risks of exposure to the virus.

published on : 19th December 2020

WHO awaits China's nod on list of experts to probe origin of coronavirus

The US has accused the WHO of siding with China on the outbreak of the virus, alleging the health body misled the world resulting in over a million deaths.

published on : 8th October 2020

China ropes in more countries for its COVID-19 vaccine trials

China has been focusing on developing five types of vaccines, and each method has at least one entering clinical trials.

published on : 29th September 2020

Coronavirus: Chinese domestic civil aviation returns to normalcy, expects full recovery by September

In the second week of August, domestic arrivals at Chinese airports reached 86 per cent of last year's levels, while flight bookings hit 98 per cent.

published on : 29th August 2020

COVID-19: One-third of Beijing students return to schools, more to follow

Another 400,000 students are to start school on Tuesday, and the final 520,000 on September 7.

published on : 29th August 2020

US Health and Human Service Secretary Alex Azar blames China for coronavirus spread

Alex Azar says China's ruling Communist Party had the chance to warn the world and work with the world on battling the virus.

published on : 11th August 2020

China reports 22 new cases of coronavirus, 16 domestically transmitted ones

Out of the six imported cases - three were reported in Guangdong province, two in Shandong Province and one in Fujian Province. This brings the total number of imported cases to 2,004.

published on : 18th July 2020

Beijing COVID-19 cases reach 106, mass testing of nearly 90,000 people underway

Twenty-seven new cases were reported in the last 22 hours, Beijing city spokesman Xu Hejian said, adding that strict measures have been implemented to stem the spread of the deadly virus.

published on : 16th June 2020

COVID-19: China begins mass testing in Beijing as 67 new cases appear

The Beijing Municipal Health Commission on Monday said that the city reported 36 new confirmed domestically-transmitted COVID-19 cases and six new asymptomatic cases.

published on : 15th June 2020

China reports 49 new COVID-19 cases as Beijing re-institutes virus measures

Out of 49 confirmed cases, 36 were reported on Monday in Beijing, traced to a wholesale market that supplies much of the city's meat and vegetables.

published on : 15th June 2020

China reports 66 new COVID-19 cases after sudden spike in Beijing

The officials of the China's National Health Commission (NHC) said that 57 new confirmed COVID-19 infections, including 38 domestically transmitted, were reported on Saturday.

published on : 14th June 2020

Parts of Beijing under lockdown after new COVID-19 cases reported sparking fear of resurgence

The majority of China's cases in recent months were overseas nationals tested as they returned home, with the domestic outbreak brought largely under control after the disease first emerged in Wuhan.

published on : 13th June 2020

China reports 15 new coronavirus cases; 11 of them imported infections

As of June 10, the overall confirmed cases on the mainland reached 83,057, including 62 patients who were still being treated, with no one in severe condition.

published on : 11th June 2020

China reports 24 new coronavirus cases; Beijing discharges last virus patient

Three imported cases were reported on Monday, including two in Guangdong province and one in Sichuan province, the National Health Commission said in its daily report on Tuesday.

published on : 10th June 2020
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