Chinese mainland reports 53 new cases

2021-01-08 12:03:09

We provide the latest updates and crucial information on the global COVID-19 pandemic here. Jan 8 China  Latest data released by National Health Commission by midnight, Jan 7, 2021. - Hebei strengthens curbs with over 30 new cases reported (Read more) - Chinese mainland reports 53 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, 37 locally transmitted (Read more) Outside China  The latest figures reported by each government's health authority as of Jan 8, 2021. - 21.4 mln doses of COVID-19 vaccines distributed, 5.9 mln administered: US CDC (Read more) - NYC borough chiefs demand greater clarity, urgency for NYS COVID-19 vaccination plan (Read more) - Britain has recorded its highest number of daily COVID-19 deaths since April 21 - 1,162 (Read more)- Israeli PM says any Israeli over 16 could be vaccinated against COVID-19 by March (Read more)- Cuba reports highest number of active COVID-19 cases since start of pandemic (Read more) Jan 7 China - Chinese mainland reports 63 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 11 imported, 52 locally transmitted (Read more)- Hebei province reports 51 new confirmed cases and 69 asymptomatic carriers (Read more) Outside China - Japan declares state of emergency in Tokyo, three neighboring prefectures (Read more) - Travelers to UK may need negative test result (Read more) - Portuguese president in self-isolation after contacting person tested positive for COVID-19: official (Read more) - US sets COVID-19 hospitalization record as states ramp up vaccination efforts (Read more) Jan 6 China - Shijiazhuang in Hebei province suspends major transport links with outside following latest outbreak (Read more) - 20 new COVID-19 cases reported in Hebei (Read more) - Chinese mainland reports 32 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 9 imported, 23 locally transmitted (Read more) Outside China - World Bank projects global economy to grow by 4 pct in 2021 with widespread vaccination (Read more) - WHO calls for solidarity amid rising COVID-19 risks (Read more) - Canadian PM voices frustration with slow pace of COVID-19 vaccine rollout (Read more) - Deaths due to the COVID-19 pandemic crossed the 150,000-mark in India - Germany extends, tightens anti-virus measures to end of January (Read more) Jan 5 China - Chinese mainland reports 33 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 16 imported, 17 locally transmitted (Read more) Outside China - UK PM announced Monday that England will enter a national lockdown from midnight (Read more) - NY finds first case of more contagious, 'UK' strain of coronavirus (Read more) - Italy's coronavirus data holding steady, new rules in discussion as lockdown to end (Read more) Jan 4 China - Chinese mainland reports 33 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, with 20 imported, 13 locally transmitted (Read more) Outside China - Japan mulls state of emergency in Tokyo area (Read more) - Egypt licenses Sinopharm vaccine for emergency use (Read more) - Canada's COVID-19 cases surpass 600,000 (Read more) - Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 2.8 mln: Africa CDC (Read more) Jan 3 China - The Chinese mainland reported 24 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, 16 imported and 8 locally-transmitted- COVID-19 vaccination begins for key groups in Beijing (Read more)- UK mutated COVID-19 virus found in South China (Read more) Outside China -US COVID-19 deaths top 350,000 (Read more)- California funeral homes run out of space as COVID-19 rages (Read more) - US Houston opens first public COVID-19 vaccination site (Read more) Jan 2 Outside China - US COVID-19 cases surpass 20 million (Read more)- Vietnam reports first case of new coronavirus variant (Read more)- S. Korea to extend tightened social-distancing rules until Jan 17 (Read more) China - Chinese mainland reports 22 new COVID-19 cases, including 8 from local transmission (Read more)- Beijing reports one locally transmitted COVID-19 case (Read more) Jan 1 Outside China - California hospitals at 'brink of catastrophe'; 25,000 dead - Vaccine, EU action key tools for Italy's post-COVID rebirth: president(Read more) - March 14 named as NYC's COVID-19 Remembrance Day (Read more) China - Chinese mainland reports 19 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, 9 locally transmitted (Read more) - Taiwan confirms second COVID-19 variant case (Read more) Click here to read previous reports on COVID-19