Tag: coronavirus outbreak

Daily brief: COVID-19 update for Feb 15, 2020

As of 6am, Feb 15, 2020: WORLD COUNT: There are 64,474 confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the world. A total of 28 countries and territories have been affected so far. The number of deaths has risen to 1,384. Across the world, a total of 10,613 are in critical condition, while 7,184 previously infected persons...

COVID-19 update for Feb 14, 2020

As of 8am, Feb 14, 2020: WORLD COUNT: There are 65,246 confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the world. A total of 28 countries and territories have been affected so far. The number of deaths has risen to 1,489. Across the world, a total of 10,603 are in critical condition,...

Morning brief: Wuhan coronavirus update for Feb 6, 2020

As of 5am, Feb 6, 2020: WORLD COUNT: There are 24,662 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) in the world. A total of 28 countries and territories have been affected so far. The number of deaths has risen to 493, with China having reported a death on Wednesday (Feb 5)....

New travel restrictions: visitors with recent travel history to China not allowed into SG

SINGAPORE — On Friday (Jan 31), Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong announced that all visitors to Singapore who have also travelled to China within the last 14 days will not be allowed into or even transit through Singapore. This and other new travel...