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Masks overpriced; 5 Chinese nabbed - Manila Standard

The Manila Police District-Special Mayors Reaction Team have arrested five Chinese nationals in the city for selling overpriced face masks, amid the threat of the 2019 novel coronavirus. Surgical masks were being sold for P100 to P150 per box and N95 masks for P100 to P200 per piece.

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Journalists wearing face masks in an effort to protect against the coronavirus gather for a news conference earlier this year in Beijing. Early Wednesday, China said it was planning to pull the press credentials of certain journalists employed by a handful of major U.S.-based newspapers. Noel Celis/AFP via Getty Images

Coronavirus: Not Looking Good | naked capitalism

2020-1-29·The aggressive and increasingly stringent measures taken in China to contain the novel coronavirus sure look like the officialdom is worried, if not panicked about the disease. that involved sandblasting a very old truck. Regarding repatriations those wont make sense if there is not a two week quarantine and special measures

Refrigerated Cargo Is Being Diverted From Chinese Ports

2020-2-17·The initial assessment of the coronavirus effect on ocean shipping was: It will slash Chinese exports of containerized, factory-made goods and reduce China's import demand for industrial and

No novel coronavirus cases in Montana, but

2020-2-28·As of Thursday there were still no known cases of coronavirus in Montana, but health officials in Yellowstone County are preparing in the event the virus reaches here as the number of global cases

Coronavirus precautions for businesses | Zurich

The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was first discovered in Wuhan, China. The World Health Organization (WHO), which has officially named it COVID-19, declared this highly contagious virus a Public Health Epidemic of International Concern (PHEIC) on January 30, 2020 1.This virus raises concerns about a potential pandemic for global businesses and the healthcare industry.

Coronavirus: China's Wuhan closes coronavirus

2020-3-5·China's Wuhan closes coronavirus hospital as officials hail drop in new cases. Wuhan, the Chinese city at the center of the coronavirus epidemic, has closed the first of 16 specially built

Wuhan Charity Foundation donations traceable -

2020-2-2·The Wuhan Charity Federation, which raised almost 2.8 billion yuan ($403 million) in less than two weeks to help fight the novel coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei province, the

Coronavirus updates: Trump announces new US

2020-3-16·Coronavirus updates: Trump announces new US guidelines. Also: Italy sees biggest single-day increase in cases and New York City closes schools. Here's the latest on COVID-19.

Do face masks protect against coronavirus? -

What is coronavirus? Coronaviruses are a large group of viruses that include the common cold, severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). In January, officials in China identified a new coronavirus called novel coronavirus or 2019-nCoV.

Coronavirus In Nigeria: FCT, 8 States At High Risk -

The World Health Organisation has identified Abuja as well as Lagos, Kano, Cross River, Akwa Ibom, Port Harcourt, Enugu, Delta and Bayelsa States as top priority areas for preparedness against the Novel coronavirus outbreak in Nigeria. WHO Technical Officer on Health Emergency Programme, Dhamari Naidoo, disclosed this at the weekend during a media training for reporters on the global

Will China Virus Trigger New Great Depression? US

2020-2-12·In 2017 the US exported $19 billion in agriculture products including soybeans and corn to China. Now, as the coronavirus spreads across China, the likelihood of realizing the farm export boost fades by the day. Already Beijing has hinted it will ask a reconsideration of the new trade agreement because of the virus impacts.

Demand for face masks surges in China amid

2020-1-21·[Calvin Ng/China Daily] that it is now more difficult to replenish the stock of face masks and existing stock is selling out fast. the nine confirmed UK novel coronavirus patients

China Orders Travel Agencies to Halt Tours to Contain

2020-1-24·China has ordered all travel agencies to suspend sales of domestic and international tours as part of an effort to contain the spread of a novel coronavirus that has killed 25 and sickened hundreds.

Coronavirus In Nigeria: FCT, 8 States At High Risk -

The World Health Organisation has identified Abuja as well as Lagos, Kano, Cross River, Akwa Ibom, Port Harcourt, Enugu, Delta and Bayelsa States as top priority areas for preparedness against the Novel coronavirus outbreak in Nigeria. WHO Technical Officer on Health Emergency Programme, Dhamari Naidoo, disclosed this at the weekend during a media training for reporters on the global