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  • In Taiwan, anger at China over virus drives identity debate 01 Apr 2020 07:32 Yahoo News By Ben Blanchard TAIPEI (Reuters) - Anger at being confused with China amid the coronavirus outbreak and Beijing's stepped-up efforts to assert sovereignty is stirring heated debate in Taiwan about how to further distance itself from its giant and …
  • China reports 36 new COVID-19 cases, all but one imported 01 Apr 2020 07:32 Channel News Asia BEIJING: China reported on Wednesday (Apr 1) a fall in new confirmed coronavirus cases, with almost all cases imported from overseas. China had 36 new cases on Tuesday, the National Health Commission said on Wednesday, down from 48 a day earlier. …
  • Brazilian meat exports to China on hold because of coronavirus social distancing measures 01 Apr 2020 07:29 MercoPress Wednesday, April 1st 2020 - 06:57 UTC Dozens of meatpacking facilities approved last year have already gained export permissions and are not affected, Ribeiro said China has not approved any new Brazilian meat plants for export this year because of the …
  • Australian shares end higher on upbeat China data; NZ up over 1% 01 Apr 2020 07:29 Reuters * Energy stocks mark best day since October 2008 * Major Aussie banks can absorb rise in credit loss - S&P Global Ratings (Updates to close) By Nikhil Subba April 1 (Reuters) - Australian shares closed almost 4% higher on Wednesday, with energy and …
  • Coronavirus: Global Death Toll Hits Above 40,000, US Tops China, Italy 01 Apr 2020 07:28 Information Nigeria The Coronavirus death toll in the US has officially exceeded that of China as confirmed by figures released on Tuesday by Johns Hopkins University, Aljazeera reports. The Baltimore-based university said there have been 3,415 deaths in the US from the virus …
  • Traders Seek China's Masks to Help U.S. Hospitals Battle the Coronavirus 01 Apr 2020 07:28 The New York Times Zhang Qing, a senior Chinese aviation regulator, said the Chinese government was making it easier for air freighters to move in and out of the country. Airlines are even operating passenger aircraft as freighters, she said. But China wants the United …
  • China providing Ireland with healthcare equipment to combat Covid-19 01 Apr 2020 07:26 China News DUBLIN, Ireland - Large quantities of medical equipment to help Ireland combat the coronavirus arrived in Dublin on Sunday. It was the first of a number of consignments arranged by the Chinese government which is helping Ireland in its bid to beat the …
  • Newbee through to ESL One L.A.'s China playoffs 01 Apr 2020 07:25 China News Newbee came from behind to edge PSG.LGD 2-1 on Tuesday, wrapping up a playoff berth in the ESL One Los Angeles Online's China regional competition. By taking the second and third maps in the best-of-three match, Newbee improved to 3-1 with one match …
  • China Helps Laos With Medical Equipment as Coronavirus Wave Begins 01 Apr 2020 07:25 China News China on Tuesday donated truckloads of medical supplies to Laos, where hospitals struggled with shortages of gear, while Vietnam imposed social distancing polices and moved to relax restrictions on rice exports it had earlier made to ensure food security …
  • US coronavirus death toll exceeds China 01 Apr 2020 07:24 China News Washington [US], April 01 (Sputnik/ANI): The death toll from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States has increased to 3,415, surpassing the number of fatalities from the disease in China, the Johns Hopkins University real-time tracker …
  • China starts to report asymptomatic coronavirus cases 01 Apr 2020 07:23 Times of India
  • BlackRock, Neuberger Berman apply for China fund business as Beijing steps up deregulation 01 Apr 2020 07:14 Reuters (Adds background, quotes) SHANGHAI, April 1 (Reuters) - BlackRock and Neuberger Berman on Wednesday became the first global asset managers to submit applications to set up mutual fund units in China as Beijing pushes ahead with financial sector …
  • Vision China calls for unity in virus battle 01 Apr 2020 06:55 Azertag Baku, April 1, AZERTAC The international community needs to better consolidate efforts and transcend all possible differences to jointly fight the novel coronavirus pandemic - a common enemy facing all mankind, speakers at the latest edition of Vision …
  • At least 19 killed in China forest fire 01 Apr 2020 06:53 Daily Star Eighteen firefighters and one forestry guide died while fighting a huge forest fire in southwestern China, the local government said yesterday. State television footage showed large flames shooting into the sky from the mountains above the city of Xichang …
  • China pivots to tackle 'silent' Covid-19 carriers as US says a quarter of cases may have no symptoms 01 Apr 2020 06:40 The Guardian Chinese authorities have shifted their focus to tackling “silent”, or asymptomatic, carriers of the coronavirus as part of the next phase of the pandemic, amid concern among US health chiefs that a quarter of patients do not suffer symptoms. The National …
  • Shoppers shout over the wall in China's Wuhan 01 Apr 2020 06:28 Reuters WUHAN, China (Reuters) - Lockdowns are slowly being lifted in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicentre of the coronavirus pandemic, but not fast enough for some residents, eager to get back to shopping for their own fresh groceries after weeks of living on …
  • Post-Covid-19 world will be ‘very different’ for China 01 Apr 2020 06:25 The Hindu Business Line After the coronavirus episode ends, will the emerging new world order be favourable or adverse to India? The answer to that depends much on how China will fare in the emerging world order. The questions are whether China would struggle under the double …
  • WARS China: Plague Propaganda Perishes 01 Apr 2020 06:13 Strategy Page
  • "To Prevent Rebound": China Bans Big Events To Curb Second COVID-19 Wave 01 Apr 2020 06:06 NDTV COVID-19 originated in China's Wuhan city. Beijing: Sports bodies in China have been banned from organising events that will draw large crowds until further notice due to the coronavirus outbreak, the country's National Sports Bureau said in a …
  • SA will not build new hospitals China-style, but will use existing state facilities 01 Apr 2020 06:04 News South Africa will not be building new hospitals to cope with possible increases in the number of Covid-19 cases of hospitalisation, as was the case in China and other parts of the world, but will be utilising existing facilities instead. Government has …