China says WHO supported early use of coronavirus vaccine candidate outside of trials

The World Health Organization supported China’s campaign to vaccinate certain people against coronavirus in July while clinical trials were still under way, a Chinese health official said on Friday, although … Read More

China honours ‘heroes’ of coronavirus fight, ignoring criticism of pandemic origins

President Xi Jinping honoured the “heroes” of China’s “people’s war” against COVID-19 at a ceremony on Tuesday, lauding the country’s resilience as well as the decisive role played in containment … Read More

Outbreak of coronavirus cases in Beijing sparks return of tough measures

Beijing reported its second consecutive day of record new numbers of COVID-19 cases on Monday, adding urgency to efforts to rein in a sudden resurgence of the coronavirus in the … Read More

China reports 57 new coronavirus cases, its highest daily figure since mid-April

By Staff Reuters Posted June 13, 2020 9:57 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ China reported 57 new confirmed COVID-19 cases … Read More

China sees first locally spread case of novel coronavirus in weeks

China reported the first local transmission of the novel coronavirus in Beijing in weeks on Friday after the capital has been gradually reopening during a sharp decline in new cases. … Read More

Canadian COVID-19 research faces ‘elevated’ foreign threat of hacking, spy agencies warn

Canada’s research on the response to the COVID-19 pandemic is at an “elevated level of risk” for state-sponsored hacking and espionage, say the country’s two main spy agencies The joint … Read More

Wuhan adds 1,290 coronavirus deaths to its total count, citing overwhelmed hospitals

The central Chinese city of Wuhan has raised its number of COVID-19 fatalities by 1,290, with state media saying Friday the undercount had been due to the insufficient admission capabilities … Read More