China coronavirus: six tested in the UK as first confirmed death outside Hubei province – live news | Science

Universities across the UK say they are monitoring the coronavirus epidemic while an institution has warned students that they were thinking of going home for Chinese New Year that they would face a quarantine on their return. The University of Chester said it has informed its students currently in the...

Inovio, Moderna obtains CEPI funding for work with deadly coronavirus vaccines

In a rapid response to the spread of a new coronavirus from China, the global epidemic preparation group Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) has unveiled funding for three early-stage vaccination programs. Modern this week has revealed that it is working with federal researchers on a candidate, and will now...

China blocks eight cities as the virus spreads

Chinese authorities have moved to block several cities, where more than 23 million people live, in an unprecedented effort to contain the deadly coronavirus.The respiratory virus has caused 18 deaths since it emerged from a fish and animal market in the central city of Wuhan, has infected at least 647...

The unions agree on the conditions for the sale of British Steel to the Chinese company Jingye | Business

British Steel is a step towards rescue by the Chinese industrial company Jingye, after an agreement has been agreed with the unions, wary of the impact on jobs and conditions. The workers 'representatives and managers of the Chinese company, led by the ex-communist party official Li Ganpo, are expected to...

Singaporean jailed for abusing maid who jumped out of window to escape torture – South China Morning Post

Singaporean jailed for abusing maid who jumped out of window to escape torture South China Morning PostThe aircraft technician is jailed for repeatedly abusing a maid for 16 months in CNAThe aircraft technician gets 4 months in prison for abuse of the Straits Times waiterThe aviation technician was jailed for...

Airports in Bali, Manado in a state of alarm similar to the SARS virus amid the expected influx of Chinese tourists – National

The airports of Bali and Manado, in North Sulawesi, have intensified the monitoring of international passengers arriving following the Wuhan coronavirus epidemic while the authorities expect an influx of Chinese tourists in view of the Chinese New Year on Saturday. State airport operator Angkasa Pura I (AP I) said that...

The coronavirus traps Wuhan residents in a real-life horror movie as the Chinese city crashes

updated January 24, 2020 12:56:32 Emoriz Cong was particularly unfortunate: she only arrived in Wuhan three days ago to spend time with her family during the Lunar New Year holidays. Key points:The blockade in Wuhan left millions trapped in the city where the virus originatedSome are too scared to leave...