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Beijing/Sputnik: Shanghai Disneyland theme park announced on Friday that it would temporarily close on January 25 due to the spread of the new coronavirus in China. more
Second confirmed case of New Coronavirus registered in Japan: Reports

Tokyo/Sputnik: The second confirmed case of new coronavirus has been registered in Japan, media reported on Friday.

China shuts down 2 more cities amid deadly coronavirus epidemic

Moscow/Sputnik: China's cities of Huanggang and Ezhou have been put on lockdown on Thursday, hours after the authorities banned travel from the nearby city of Wuhan, which is the epic ...

Australia working on countering spread of New Coronavirus : Prime Minister Morrison

Moscow/Sputnik: Australian health authorities took a number of measures to counter the risk of a spread of a new type of coronavirus that originated in the Chinese city of Wuhan, Prime Mi ...

UN health agency to gauge global threat, as China confirms coronavirus transmission between humans

New York : Following an announcement by China’s national health body that a new virus first identified there, can be transmitted from person to person, the World Health Organization ...

New coronavirus vaccine could take months to develop in Russia - Health Ministry Official

Moscow/Sputnik: A Russian vaccine for the new strain of coronavirus will take at least half a year to develop, Deputy Director of the Russian Health Ministry’s Centre for Strategic ...

Authorities of China's Wuhan admit new Coronavirus can transmit human-to-human

Beijing/Sputnik: The health authorities of the Wuhan city in the central Chinese province of Hubei have admitted that human-to-human transmission of the newly registered type of coronavir ...