Chinese asked to stay vigilant as coronavirus cases slow

China’s official media told people to stay on guard against the coronavirus on Saturday, and restrictions on foreigners entering went into effect, as the country reported no new locally transmitted infections and a small drop in imported cases. “At this time, we must be extremely vigilant and cautious, and we must prevent the post-epidemic relaxation […]

Will consider Pakistan’s request for financial aid to cope with coronavirus outbreak challenges: IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said it would consider Pakistan’s request for financial assistance to cope with the challenges being posed by the novel coronavirus outbreak in the country. The COVID-19 cases in Pakistan on Saturday rose to over 1,320, including 11 deaths. Cash-strapped Pakistan had requested for financial assistance under the IMF’s Rapid […]

Thailand reports 109 new coronavirus cases and one death

Thailand reported 109 new coronavirus cases and one death, bringing the total to 1,245 infections and 6 deaths, the spokesman of the government’s Center for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) said on Saturday. The latest death is of a patient with some prior health complication, Taweesin Wisanuyothin, the CCSA spokesman said. The Thai government on Friday […]