Corona virus .. the latest developments in the deadly disease around the world

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Hobby That pace Virus outbreak Still the same, with 2,103 new injuries recorded within 24 hours.

This brings the total number of people infected with the virus in all parts of China to at least 17,238 infected, but all over the world the number of infections has reached 17,370 cases, 486 of whom have recovered.

Japan: Quick Diagnosis of the Virus

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that Japan will take the necessary measures without hesitation to protect its citizens from an outbreak New Corona Virus.

Abe told parliament that Japan She has already started developing rapid virus diagnostic test kits, she said "Reuters".

Portuguese evacuation plane

A military plane carrying a group, mostly Portuguese, in Wuhan, China, arrived in Lisbon late Sunday.

Portuguese Health Minister Marta Timedo said that the 20 evacuees, including two Brazilians, had agreed to remain in quarantine for 14 days as a precaution, which is a protocol followed by many European countries.

This group is part of a larger group of 250 Europeans who arrived at a military base in southern France on Sunday morning.

A blow to the Chinese economy

The continental exchanges of China tumbled Monday morning at the start of their first trading session after a long holiday, as their losses amounted to about 9 percent, due to investor panic from the emerging Corona virus that spread in the country and the repercussions of this epidemic on the economy.

In the first trading session since the Lunar New Year holiday, which was extended for three days due to the pandemic, the main index on the Shanghai Stock Exchange lost 8.73 percent of its value to 2716.70 points, while the main index on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange lost 8.99 percent. Its value reached 1598,80 points.

The Chinese authorities had anticipated the resumption of financial markets by launching an initiative to reassure investors, as the Chinese central bank announced that it would pump Monday 1200 billion yuan (156 billion euros) to deal with the repercussions of the epidemic on the economy.

Canada charters a plane to evacuate its nationals

Canada revealed Sunday evening that it has chartered a plane to return its nationals stranded in a city Wuhan In central China who asked to be evacuated due to the outbreak of the Coruna virus, indicating that the plane "Ready to take off" As soon as you get permission to land from Beijing.

The Canadian Foreign Ministry said in a statement that the plane would land in Hanoi, Vietnam "She will go to Wuhan, whose airspace is currently closed, as soon as we obtain permission from the Chinese government to land".

Canadian authorities have indicated that 325 Canadian citizens residing in Hobby, the province worst affected by the epidemic, have applied to be returned to their country.

She added that the Canadians who will return to their country will submit "For in-depth medical examination before boarding, during the flight, and upon arrival" To Trenton Military Base in Ontario.

After their arrival, those, their companions and crew members will be quarantined at the base for a period of 14 days, the incubation period.

In its statement, the Ministry noted that a Canadian Armed Forces medical team and government officials are on their way to Hanoi. "In the process of obtaining the necessary visas from the Chinese government to enter Wuhan".

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The new toll released by the county health committee showed Hobby That pace Virus outbreak Still the same, with 2,103 new injuries recorded within 24 hours.

This brings the total number of people infected with the virus in all parts of China to at least 17,238 infected, but all over the world the number of infections has reached 17,370 cases, 486 of whom have recovered.

Japan: Quick Diagnosis of the Virus

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that Japan will take the necessary measures without hesitation to protect its citizens from an outbreak New Corona Virus.

Abe told parliament that Japan It has already started developing rapid virus diagnostic test kits, Reuters reported.

Portuguese evacuation plane

A military plane carrying a group, mostly Portuguese, in Wuhan, China, arrived in Lisbon late Sunday.

Portuguese Health Minister Marta Timedo said that the 20 evacuees, including two Brazilians, had agreed to remain in quarantine for 14 days as a precaution, which is a protocol followed by many European countries.

This group is part of a larger group of 250 Europeans who arrived at a military base in southern France on Sunday morning.

A blow to the Chinese economy

The continental exchanges of China tumbled Monday morning at the start of their first trading session after a long holiday, as their losses amounted to about 9 percent, due to investors’ panic over the emerging Corona virus that spread in the country and the repercussions of this epidemic on the economy.

In the first trading session since the Lunar New Year holiday, which was extended for three days due to the pandemic, the main index on the Shanghai Stock Exchange lost 8.73 percent of its value to 2716.70 points, while the main index on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange lost 8.99 percent. Its value reached 1598,80 points.

The Chinese authorities had anticipated the resumption of financial markets by launching an initiative to reassure investors, as the Chinese central bank announced that it would pump Monday 1200 billion yuan (156 billion euros) to deal with the repercussions of the epidemic on the economy.

Canada charters a plane to evacuate its nationals

Canada revealed Sunday evening that it has chartered a plane to return its nationals stranded in a city Wuhan In central China, who asked to be evacuated due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus, indicating that the plane was “ready to take off” as soon as it obtained permission to land from Beijing.

The Canadian Foreign Ministry said in a statement that the plane would land in Hanoi, Vietnam, “and will go to Wuhan, whose airspace is currently closed, as soon as we obtain the permission of the Chinese government to land.”

Canadian authorities have indicated that 325 Canadian citizens residing in Hobby, the province worst affected by the epidemic, have applied to be returned to their country.

She added that Canadians who will return to their country will undergo a “thorough medical examination before boarding, during the flight, and upon arrival” to Trenton Military Base in Ontario.

After their arrival, those, their companions and crew members will be quarantined at the base for a period of 14 days, the incubation period.

The ministry pointed out in its statement that a medical staff of the Canadian armed forces and government officials are on their way to Hanoi “and are in the process of obtaining the necessary visas from the Chinese government to enter Wuhan.”





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