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News China: CNN blasted for now declaring 'Wuhan virus' as 'racist' after weeks of network's 'China's coronavirus' coverage

Published on: Thursday 12 March 2020
CNN blasted for now declaring 'Wuhan virus' as 'racist' after weeks of network's 'China's coronavirus' coverage
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/media/cnn-china-wuhan-coronavirus

"Cuomo Prime Time" anchor Chris Cuomo also dinged Trump and Republican lawmakers for what he described as a "message shift" with the China-infused terminology, saying they're "looking for someone to ...

News China: China lionizes Xi Jinping while touting economic recovery

Published on: Monday 09 March 2020
China lionizes Xi Jinping while touting economic recovery
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2020/03/09/China-lionizes-Xi-Jinping-while-touting-economic-recovery/2521583772149/

China staged a press conference on Monday featuring a local package deliveryman amid rising concerns the economy may not be able to withstand the impact of the new strain of coronavirus. Li Jie, a ...

News China: Coronavirus: China cases down; Iran furloughs 70,000 inmates

Published on: Monday 09 March 2020
Coronavirus: China cases down; Iran furloughs 70,000 inmates
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2020/03/09/Coronavirus-China-cases-down-Iran-furloughs-70000-inmates/2781583729295/

As the number of COVID-19 cases continued to drop in China on Monday, new cases elsewhere around the world continued to rise as European nations imposed tighter restrictions on movements.

News China: China's health care system under pressure as coronavirus continues to spread

Published on: Tuesday 25 February 2020
China's health care system under pressure as coronavirus continues to spread
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/02/26/coronavirus-china-health-care-system-under-pressure-in-wuhan.html

Even though local authorities have rushed to build new hospitals, first-hand reports still describe inadequate hospital beds and medical care.

News China: New Cases Drop in China as Virus Spreads Globally

Published on: Tuesday 25 February 2020
New Cases Drop in China as Virus Spreads Globally
News source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/drop-in-new-coronavirus-cases-in-china-offers-hope-that-its-outbreak-is-ebbing-11582636045

The number of new coronavirus cases in China dropped significantly in recent days outside the province at the center of the epidemic, but health authorities raised alarms about sharp increases in infections elsewhere in the world.

News China: Fall in new cases raises hope in virus outbreak in China

Published on: Tuesday 11 February 2020
Fall in new cases raises hope in virus outbreak in China
News source: https://apnews.com/22857c9d3f31d3cea98bd793611e71aa

BEIJING (AP) — The number of new cases in China dropped for a second straight day in the virus outbreak that has infected about 45,000 people and killed more than 1,100, health officials said ...

News China: Fall in new coronavirus cases raises hope in China

Published on: Wednesday 12 February 2020
Fall in new coronavirus cases raises hope in China
News source: https://www.foxnews.com/health/fall-in-new-coronavirus-cases-raises-hope-china

The number of new cases in China dropped for a second straight day in the virus outbreak that has infected about 45,000 people and killed more than 1,100, health officials said Wednesday. Chinese ...

News China: OPEC slashes oil demand outlook for 2020 as coronavirus outbreak stifles China

Published on: Wednesday 12 February 2020
OPEC slashes oil demand outlook for 2020 as coronavirus outbreak stifles China
News source: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/02/12/opec-report-coronavirus-expected-to-weaken-oil-demand-growth-in-2020.html

OPEC has cut its forecast for oil demand growth this year, citing China's coronavirus outbreak as the "major factor" behind its decision.

News China: Coronavirus death toll tops 1,100 as China reports more than 90 new deaths

Published on: Tuesday 11 February 2020
Coronavirus death toll tops 1,100 as China reports more than 90 new deaths
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/live-updates/coronavirus-death-toll-infections-outbreak-evacuations-cruise-ship-latest-updates-2020-02-11/

The group of 195 people was evacuated from the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak in China on a U.S.-chartered flight in January, and no one in the group was found to have the virus, Dr. Cameron ...

News China: China's new virus cases fall again, deaths now exceed 1,100

Published on: Tuesday 11 February 2020
China's new virus cases fall again, deaths now exceed 1,100
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/chinas-virus-cases-fall-deaths-now-exceed-1100-68926545

China has reported another drop in the number of new cases of a viral infection and 97 more deaths, pushing the total dead past 1,100 even as the country remains largely closed down to prevent the spread of the disease

News China: China demands freedom of speech as doctor on front lines of coronavirus fight dies

Published on: Saturday 08 February 2020
China demands freedom of speech as doctor on front lines of coronavirus fight dies
News source: https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2020-02-08/china-cries-for-freedom-of-speech-as-doctors-and-volunteers-die-on-the-coronavirus-frontlines

A woman opened her window in Wuhan at 9:30 p.m. on Friday, 24 hours after the death of the doctor who’d been arrested for spreading “rumors” about a virus that would soon infect tens of thousands, ...

News China: Safe in quarantine in the U.S., worried about family back home in China

Published on: Saturday 08 February 2020
Safe in quarantine in the U.S., worried about family back home in China
News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-news/safe-quarantine-u-s-worried-about-family-back-home-china-n1132881

On the first night of the quarantine in Wuhan, Yin said he “wept uncontrollably.” Wuhan needs a lot of help! Since the start of #coronavirus outbreak, thousands of medical staff from all over the ...

News China: First coronavirus death reported outside China -- in Philippines

Published on: Sunday 02 February 2020
First coronavirus death reported outside China -- in Philippines
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2020/02/02/First-coronavirus-death-reported-outside-China-in-Philippines/4571580656906/

Feb. 2 (UPI) --The Philippines has reported the first coronavirus death outside China, where the toll climbed to 304 fatalities and 14,380 cases Sunday. Hubai Province, which is the epicenter of the ...

News China: Kobe Bryant's stolen high school jersey returned by collector in China

Published on: Sunday 02 February 2020
Kobe Bryant's stolen high school jersey returned by collector in China
News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/kobe-bryant-s-stolen-high-school-jersey-returned-collector-china-n1128446

The No. 33 jersey, which was stolen and then reappeared in China after being bought by a collector, was unveiled on Saturday at Lower Merion High School in a ceremony that include Bryant's cousin, his ...

News China: First coronavirus death reported outside China in Philippines; toll at 304

Published on: Sunday 02 February 2020
First coronavirus death reported outside China in Philippines; toll at 304
News source: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2020/02/02/First-coronavirus-death-reported-outside-China-in-Philippines-toll-at-304/4571580656906/

Feb. 2 (UPI) --The Philippines has reported the first coronavirus death outside China, where the toll climbed to 304 fatalities and 14,380 cases Sunday. Hubai Province, which is the epicenter of the ...

News China: The Special Relationship’s China Problem

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
The Special Relationship’s China Problem
News source: https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2020/01/britain-us-huawei-china-mike-pompeo-dominic-raab/605806/

On the greatest foreign-policy consideration of all, how to deal with China’s rise, London no longer seems to share Washington’s strategic assessment, but this reality was not addressed head-on. In ...

News China: Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross says China's coronavirus could bring jobs back to the US

Published on: Thursday 30 January 2020
Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross says China's coronavirus could bring jobs back to the US
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/commerce-secretary-wilbur-ross-chinas-coronavirus-bring-jobs/story?id=68640164

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross on Thursday said the outbreak of the novel coronavirus in China -- which has killed at least 170 people thus far -- could be good for bringing jobs back to the United ...

News China: China coronavirus outbreak: Death toll hits 26 as authorities race to lock down cities in bid to contain virus

Published on: Thursday 23 January 2020
China coronavirus outbreak: Death toll hits 26 as authorities race to lock down cities in bid to contain virus
News source: https://www.cbsnews.com/live-updates/china-coronavirus-outbreak-chinese-lock-down-cities-wuhan-bid-to-contain-virus-today-2020-01-24/

Authorities in China raced Friday to lock down more cities in an extraordinary bid to halt the spread of the deadly coronavirus, which has left at least 26 people dead in the country and sickened ...