Man escapes coronavirus quarantine early in South Korea by breaking through wall

An Indonesian seaman bust out of a South Korean quarantine facility by breaking through a wall a day before he was due to complete a mandatory two weeks in isolation, … Read More

Spreading coronavirus a ‘serious crime’ in Philippines, Duterte says as cases spike

The Philippines said on Tuesday it would ramp up testing for the novel coronavirus amid a sharp rise in infections and deaths since a lockdown was eased in June, while … Read More

Canadian companies ramp up coronavirus measures as provinces ease restrictions

When travellers board Air Canada flights, they will have more than their tickets checked. The Montreal-based airline will soon require all guests to have their temperature read, helping Air Canada … Read More

What is intermittent social distancing and will it work for COVID-19? Experts weigh in

Harvard University researchers say an on-again, off-again approach to social distancing could be a more effective strategy to avoid overwhelming hospitals and to build herd immunity against the novel coronavirus … Read More

Lifting COVID-19 restrictions means more freedom, but there could be some confusion

People in some provinces will enjoy more freedom Monday as restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic are loosened. But the change appears set to leave some workers looking for child … Read More