US COVID-19 deaths top 300,000

2020-12-15 22:24:59

We provide the latest updates and crucial information on the global COVID19 pandemic hereDec 15Outside China The latest figures reported by each governments health authority as of Dec 15 2020. US starts COVID19 vaccine rollout as death count surpasses 300000 Read more Argentina aims to vaccinate twothirds of population against COVID19 in 2021 Read more London braced for harsh controls as virus rates surge in the capital Read moreChina Latest data released by National Health Commission by midnight Dec 14 2020.  Chinese mainland reports 17 confirmed COVID19 cases on Monday 3 locally transmitted Read moreDec 14Outside China WHO urged people to exercise caution in the coming holiday season and pleaded with governments to give more money to a vaccine facility launched by the UN agency Read more US CDC director signs recommendation to use PfizerBioNTechs COVID19 vaccine Read more COVID19 death toll in Africa near 56000 as confirmed cases pass 2.36 mln: Africa CDC Read more Germany is to go into a hard lockdown over Christmas and into the new year from Dec 16 to Jan 10 Read more NYS COVID19 test positivity rate hospitalizations trend up: governor Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 16 confirmed COVID19 cases on Sunday 2 locally transmitted Read moreDec 13Outside China Global COVID19 deaths surpass 1.6 million: Johns Hopkins University Read more US COVID19 cases surpass 16 million Johns Hopkins UniversityChina Chinese mainland reports 24 confirmed COVID19 cases on Saturday 5 locally transmitted Read more Heilongjiang reports 5 new confirmed COVID19 cases Xinjiang reports 4 new asymptomatic COVID19 casesDec 12Outside China Global COVID19 cases surpass 70 million: Johns Hopkins University Read more US FDA issues emergency use authorization for first COVID19 vaccine Read more Italian kid infected with COVID19 in November 2019 months before Italys first case reported: study Read more Mexico US extend partial border closure until January amid surging COVID19 cases Canada to see more daily COVID19 cases deaths by Christmas: health agency Brazils COVID19 death toll tops 180000China Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region reports three new asymptomatic cases Read more Beijing reports 1 new imported asymptomatic COVID19 case Read more Chinese mainland reports 13 new confirmed COVID19 cases on Friday all imported Read moreDec 11Outside China US COVID19 deaths top 290000: Johns Hopkins University Read more Most Americans not committed to taking COVID19 vaccine Read more Australian COVID19 vaccine program scrapped Read more US Texas county to add temporary coolers to hold bodies as COVID19 deaths rise Read more UK rolls out mass testing in secondary schools as COVID19 cases rise France extends closure of culture venues imposes stricter curfewChina Chinese mainland reports 15 new COVID19 cases 6 locally transmitted 9 imported Read moreDec 10Outside China US daily death toll from COVID19 tops 3000: Johns Hopkins University UN chief says he will take COVID19 vaccine Read more People with serious allergies warned against receiving COVID19 vaccine in Britain Read more Frances reopening plan in doubt as another 14595 COVID19 cases tallied Read more Ukraine to introduce lockdown Jan 824 COVID19 infections exceed 300000 in SwedenChina Chinese mainland reports 12 new COVID19 cases 1 locally transmitted 11 imported Read moreDec 9Outside China US COVID19 cases surpass 15 mln remains the nation worst hit by the pandemic with the worlds most cases and deaths making up more than 22 percent of the global caseload Read more A 90yearold woman from Northern Ireland became the first person in the world to receive the PfizerBioNTech COVID19 vaccine out of a trial as UKs mass vaccination program began on Tuesday Read more Cruise ship returns to Singapore after passenger tests positive for COVID19 Read more Israel to begin mass COVID19 vaccinations on Dec 20: health ministry Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 15 new COVID19 cases 4 locally transmitted 11 imported Read moreDec 8Outside China A robust and very strong safety monitoring system is in place for vaccines globally to ensure their safety: WHO Read more Canada could start vaccine plan in midDecember: PM Read more Africas confirmed COVID19 cases pass 2.26 mln: Africa CDC Chiles capital reimposes weekend lockdowns as COVID19 cases rise Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 12 new COVID19 cases 2 locally transmitted 10 imported Read more Three new confirmed cases of COVID19 were reported in Chengdu Sichuan province Read moreDec 7Outside China Global COVID19 cases top 67 mln: Johns Hopkins University Trumps attorney Rudy Giuliani tests positive for COVID19 Read more COVID19 death toll in US border county tops 1000 Read more Vast region of US state of California to enter into new stayathome order amid COVID19 surge Russia reports singleday record of 29039 new COVID19 casesChina Chinese mainland reports 15 new COVID19 cases 3 locally transmitted 12 imported Read moreDec 6Outside China US sets record of 227885 COVID19 cases in one day Read more US COVID19 deaths top 280000: Johns Hopkins UniversityChina Chinese mainland reports 18 new confirmed COVID19 cases with 17 imported 1 locally transmittedDec 5Outside China Irans COVID19 death toll surpasses 50000 Read more Russia confirms singleday record of 28782 new COVID19 cases US sets record of 225201 COVID19 cases in one day Read more US governors press federal govt Congress to pass COVID19 relief bill Read more Fauci accepts Bidens offer to be his chief medical adviser Read moreChina Hong Kong reports 101 new confirmed COVID19 cases Read more Chinese mainland reports 17 new COVID19 cases with 2 locally transmittedDec 4Outside China US COVID19 cases surpass 14 mln Johns Hopkins University Read more COVID19 vaccine shipments for NYC as early as Dec 15: mayor Read more Italy sets tough restrictions for Christmas New Year holidays Read more UN special session stresses equity in COVID19 vaccine distribution Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 17 new COVID19 cases with 2 locally transmitted Read moreDec 3Outside China COVID19 hospitalizations in US exceed 100000 hit new record US reports over 2700 COVID19 daily deaths highest since April Germany extends COVID19 restriction measures till January Read more France to carry out border checks to stop skiing abroad: PM Read more Inperson university classes to resume in Brazil: govt Read more Palestinian president extends state of emergency to combat COVID19 Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 16 new COVID19 cases all imported Read more Shenzhen reports one new asymptomatic COVID19 case Read moreDec 2Outside China COVID19 likely in US in midDecember 2019 says CDC study Read more Kuwait to allow foreign domestic workers entrance from Dec 7 Florida becomes 3rd US state with over 1 mln COVID19 cases Read more UK approves PfizerBioNTech vaccine for use first in the world Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 9 new COVID19 cases 2 locally transmitted 7 imported Read moreDec 1Outside China WHO urges restraint in holiday season Read more Croatian PM tests positive for COVID19 Read more US health official asks people to get COVID19 test after holiday Read more Chile unveils COVID19 action plan in case of second wave Read moreChina  Chinese mainland reports 12 new confirmed COVID19 cases 4 locally transmitted Read moreNov 30Outside China Fauci warns of surge upon a surge of US COVID19 cases in weeks ahead Read more  Iran reports 12950 COVID19 cases 948749 in total UK poised to start COVID vaccine distribution Read more Canada extends intl travel restrictions to stem COVID19 spread Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 18 new confirmed COVID19 cases 3 locally transmitted Read moreNov 29Outside China NYS COVID19 test positivity rate in focus areas remains above 5 pct: governor Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 11 new confirmed COVID19 cases on Saturday all importedNov 28Outside ChinaUS COVID19 cases surpass 13 million Johns Hopkins University Read moreWHO warns countries with falling cases to stay vigilant Read moreNYC SantaCon 2020 canceled amid COVID19 Read moreChinaChinese mainland reports 6 new confirmed COVID19 cases all imported Read moreNov 27Outside China Frances COVID19 data improve Italys infections plateau Germany to extend partial lockdown Read more Recordhigh 90000 Americans hospitalized with COVID19 amid Thanksgiving Read more NYS sees record high COVID19 test results winter plan in session Read more World Bank to help Ukraine purchase COVID19 vaccines Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 5 confirmed COVID19 cases on Thursday all importedNov 26Outside China France unveils gradual easing of nationwide coronavirus lockdown Read more UK expected to see worst recession in over 300 years: senior official Read more US sets new record for COVID19 hospitalizations for 15th consecutive day Read more Canadians urged to avoid nonessential outings as COVID19 cases continue to rise Read more Lack of PPE cost UK 13.3 billion Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 21 confirmed COVID19 cases on Wednesday 9 locally transmitted Read more 9 locally transmitted COVID19 cases reported in Inner Mongolia Read moreNov 25Outside China Frances Macron unveils gradual easing of lockdown expecting new stage Read more Spanish govt outlines plans to vaccinate the population against COVID19 in 2021 Read more Millions of Americans are traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday despite a deadly surge in coronavirus cases and a dont do it warning Read more Nearly 1.2 million children in the US have been diagnosed with COVID19 since the onset of the pandemic Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 5 confirmed COVID19 cases on Tuesday all imported Read moreNov 24Outside China WHO warns holiday gatherings could increase COVID19 transmission Read more COVID19 vaccine candidate from Oxford University and AstraZeneca is up to 90 percent effective at preventing infection according to data from Phase 3 testing Read more UK PM unveils tougher tiered system of COVID restrictions to replace lockdown Read more Germany to start COVID19 vaccinations by midDecember Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 22 confirmed COVID19 cases on Monday 2 locally transmitted Read moreNov 23Outside China  The daily tally of confirmed COVID19 cases in Japan and South Korea reached a new high Read more England expected to go under tougher threetiered restrictions in December Read more Chile plans to reopen borders to foreigners Read more NYS governor warns of COVID19 cases surge in holiday season Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 11 confirmed COVID19 cases on Sunday 2 locally transmitted Read moreNov 22Outside China US COVID19 cases surpass 12 million Johns Hopkins University Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 17 new COVID19 cases with 3 being locally transmitted Read more Hong Kongs daily COVID19 infections hit 3month high Read more Streets in N China city classified as COVID19 mediumrisk zones Read more Two new local COVID19 cases reported in Shanghai Read moreNov 21Outside China WHO: Ongoing research to determine how long COVID19 antibodies last Read more US CDC advised Americans not to travel for Thanksgiving holiday warning doing so may increase the chance of getting and spreading the novel coronavirus Read more US President Trumps eldest son tests positive for coronavirus Read moreChina Inner Mongolia autonomous region reports 2 new locally transmitted COVID19 cases both in Manzhouli Chinese mainland reports 49 new COVID19 cases 7 locally transmitted 9 imported Northwest Chinas Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region has been cleared of COVID19 cases. Read more Five new locally transmitted COVID19 cases were confirmed in North Chinas Tianjin municipality on Friday local authorities said Saturday. Read more Shanghai neighborhood raises alert level after discovery of 2 new cases Read moreNov 20Outside China Mexicos COVID19 death toll had exceeded 100000 becoming the worlds fourth country to reach the grim milestone California announces mandatory overnight stayathome order amid COVID19 surge Read more Pfizer and BioNTech may start delivering their COVID19 vaccines next month a company official said Read more Italy plans to vaccinate 1.7 mln people by the end of January Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 17 confirmed COVID19 cases on Thursday all imported Read more Tianjin reports 4 new confirmed COVID19 cases Read moreNov 19Outside China  Africa on alert of 2nd wave as COVID19 cases top 2 million Read more US COVID19 deaths surpassed 250000 on Wednesday according to Johns Hopkins University Read more Australian study shows children develop COVID19 immune responses without testing positive Read more Argentina working on mass COVID19 vaccination scheme says president Read more Social isolation makes more young people vulnerable to radicalization: UK police Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 12 new COVID19 cases all imported Read moreNov 18Outside China UK records highest daily coronavirusrelated death toll since May 6 Read more 87yearold US senator Chuck Grassley tests positive for COVID19 Read more Brazils Sao Paulo extends lockdown until midDecember No parades allowed in 2021 carnival in US New Orleans due to COVID19 College reopens amid COVID19 pandemic in Bangalore IndiaChina Chinese mainland reports 8 confirmed COVID19 cases on Tuesday 1 locally transmitted Read moreNov 17Outside China Global COVID19 cases top 55 million: Johns Hopkins University WHO extremely concerned by surge in COVID19 cases in Europe Americas Read more US San Francisco to adjust reopening due to COVID19 surge Read more Texas surpasses 20000 virus deaths second highest in US Read more Canadas COVID19 cases surpass 300000 UK to open megalabs with 600000 daily testing capability Read more WHO: limited COVID19 vaccine doses in early 2021 Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 15 confirmed COVID19 cases on Monday all imported Read moreNov 16Outside China PM Johnson is selfisolating after COVID19 contact Read more New COVID19 cases continue to surge in Canada Read more NY governor criticizes federal COVID19 vaccination plan threatens legal action Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 8 confirmed COVID19 cases on Sunday all imported Read moreNov 15Outside China NY governor refutes US presidents vaccine claim gears up for more severe scenario Read more Trump calls on Congress to pass COVID19 relief bill as cases surge Read more Canadian hospitals feel more pressure with increasing COVID19 casesChina Chinese mainland reports 13 new confirmed COVID19 cases all importedNov 14Outside China AC Milan coach tests positive for novel coronavirus Read more Russia reports oneday high of 22702 new cases Read more US reports recordhigh daily increase of nearly 200000 COVID19 cases Indias COVID19 tally reaches 8773479 S.Korea reports 205 more COVID19 cases 28338 in total COVID19 death toll in Brazil reaches 164737 Egyptian soccer superstar Mo Salah tests positive for COVID19 Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 18 new confirmed COVID19 cases all imported Read moreNov 13Outside China US reports record daily increase of over 140000 COVID19 cases Japans new COVID19 cases hit record high amid nationwide virus resurgence Indias finance chief announces 120.6 million grant for COVID19 vaccine developmentChina Chinese mainland reports 8 new COVID19 cases all imported Read moreNov 12Outside China UK coronavirus death toll tops 50000 Iran sees record daily COVID19 deaths new cases since outbreak UK students to get COVID tests before Christmas homecoming Read more Argentina reports start of downward curve in COVID19 cases Read more Cyprus introduces partial local lockdown in two cities Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 15 confirmed COVID19 cases on Wednesday 1 locally transmitted Read moreNov 11Outside China US records new high of over 200000 COVID cases in 24 hours: Johns Hopkins University Read more US FDA authorizes emergency use of Eli Lillys antibody COVID19 treatment Read more UK records highest daily coronavirus death toll since midMay Read more EU says to purchase up to 300 mln doses of BioNTechPfizer vaccine Read more Sudans health minister contracts COVID19: ministry Irans total COVID19 cases surpass 700000 Senior Palestinian official dies from coronavirus infectionChina Chinese mainland reports 17 confirmed COVID19 cases on Tuesday 1 locally transmittedNov 10Outside China Pfizer BioNTech announce COVID19 vaccine candidate over 90 percent effective Read more US COVID19 cases surpass 10 million: Johns Hopkins University Read more NYC urges precautions against COVID19 as holiday season nears Read more Ukrainian president tests positive for COVID19 Read more Novel coronavirus test now in use at Heathrow Airport Read moreChina Tianjin reported a new asymptomatic case of COVID19 on Tuesday afternoon according to the citys disease control and prevention center. Read more Chinese mainland reports 22 new COVID19 cases 1 locally transmitted Read more Anhui reports COVID19 case related to Shanghai Read moreNov 9Outside China Global COVID19 cases surpass 50 million Read more US reports recordhigh average daily COVID19 cases at nearly 100000 Read more Canadas COVID19 cases surpass 260000 level Read more Australia begins production of Oxforddeveloped COVID19 vaccine Read more UK imposes stricter restrictions on Denmark visitors over mink COVID19 fears Read more France reports 38619 COVID19 cases over past 24 hours Romanias COVID19 caseload doubles to 300000 in less than a month Albanias singleday COVID19 cases top 500 a new recordChina A local COVID19 case was confirmed in Shanghai on Monday the Shanghai Health Commission has said Read more Chinese mainland reports 33 confirmed COVID19 cases on Sunday 1 locally transmitted Read more Tianjin worker tests positive for virus Read moreNov 8Outside China UK records another 24957 coronavirus cases with 413 deaths Read more Frances total COVID19 infections surpass 1.7m deaths top 40000 Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 28 new COVID19 cases all imported Read moreNov 7Outside China US sets new world record as singleday COVID19 cases surpass 110000  Read more Liverpool residents queue to be tested as UKs first mass COVID19 testing starts Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 33 COVID19 cases on Friday all imported Beijing nursing homes to be provided vaccines Read moreNov 6Outside China UK announces more lockdown support for people businesses Read more Greece announces threeweek nationwide lockdown to contain virus surge UNICEF WHO voice concern over severe shortage of vaccines for children in Libya Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 36 confirmed COVID19 cases on Thursday 6 locally transmitted Read moreNov 5Outside China  US records over 100000 new COVID19 cases in a single day for the first time amid intense election fight: US media EU economic recovery expected to be slower than previously thought: official Read more Swedish elderly homes report rising infections after months of coronavirusfree Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 28 confirmed COVID19 cases on Wednesday 8 locally transmitted Read more Xinjiang reports 6 new confirmed COVID19 cases 15 asymptomatic onesNov 4Outside China UK records highest singleday death toll from coronavirus since May Read more Portuguese study identifies SARSCoV2 antibodies up to 7 months after infection Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 17 confirmed COVID19 cases on Tuesday 2 locally transmitted Read moreNov 3Outside China WHO highlights influenza risk for young children pregnant women during COVID19 US hits recordhigh 80000 average daily COVID19 cases Read more No choice but to reimpose measures amid rising pandemic says British PM Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 49 confirmed COVID19 cases on Monday 5 locally transmitted Read more Two confirmed cases of COVID19 and 116 asymptomatic carriers were reported from Monday midnight to 8:30 pm on Tuesday in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region Read moreNov 2Outside China  Global COVID19 deaths surpassed 1.2 million on Monday according to Johns Hopkins University  WHO chief has called the natural herd immunity strategy against COVID19 morally unconscionable and unfeasible Read more Strict virus lockdowns return for much of Europe Read more Monthlong England lockdown could be extended: senior official Read more Irans daily COVID19 death toll hits record high as Lebanon Gaza call for total lockdown Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 24 confirmed COVID19 cases on Sunday 3 locally transmitted Xinjiang reports 13 new asymptomatic COVID19 casesNov 1Outside China US reports nearly 100000 daily COVID19 cases setting new global record Canadian deputy prime minister announces selfisolation Read more Wall Street notches biggest weekly loss since March as COVID19 cases spiral Read more England to enter monthlong lockdown from Thursday: British PMChina Chinese mainland reports 24 new confirmed COVID19 cases with 21 imported 3 locally transmitted Read more One more Chinese COVID19 vaccine ready for phase3 clinical trials Read moreOct 31Outside China US COVID19 cases surpass 9 mln Read more Indias COVID19 tally reaches 8137119 as Delhi sees new wave of cases Read moreChina Xinjiang reports 61 asymptomatic COVID19 cases Read more Chinese mainland reports 33 new confirmed COVID19 cases with 27 imported 6 locally transmitted Read moreOct 30Outside China US hit a record high average daily COVID19 cases of over 74000 on Wednesday Read more France to enter second national lockdown on Friday Read more Tougher measures which Germany would implement in the fight against the spread of COVID19 were suitable necessary and proportionate Merkel said Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 25 confirmed COVID19 cases on Thursday 1 locally transmitted Samples from an imported frozen pork product and its outer packaging test positive for coronavirus in Rushan ShandongOct 29Outside China Indias COVID19 tally surpasses 8 mln Read more Dow closes down over 900 points amid coronavirus fears Read more European Commission announces new proposals to enhance EUlevel coordination to address COVID19 Read more Germanys federal and state governments have agreed to introduce sweeping contact restrictions on everyday life to curb the steep rise of COVID19 infections Read more South African President Cyril Ramaphosa begins selfquarantine after one of the 35 guests who attended an event with him over the weekend tested positive for COVID19 Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 47 confirmed COVID19 cases on Wednesday 23 locally transmittedOct 28Outside China France envisages monthlong national lockdown to control COVID19 Read more All inperson meetings suspended at UN New York headquarters due to COVID19 infections Read more COVID19 cases in Mexico surpass 900000: Johns Hopkins University Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum tests positive for COVID19 Read more Japans govt endorses bill to offer free COVID19 vaccines Read more Spain registers highest daily COVID19 deaths of 267 in second wave Canadas COVID19 death toll surpasses 10000 level Jordan records highest daily rise with 3800 new COVID19 casesChina Imported cold food likely culprit in Beijing cluster Read more Chinese mainland reports 42 confirmed COVID19 cases on Tuesday 22 locally transmitted Read more Xinjiang reports 22 new confirmed COVID19 cases 19 asymptomatic ones Read more Shanghai public transport authority reiterated the rule of mandatory mask wearing when taking public transports as part of the prevention measures against the spread of COVID19Oct 27Outside China Global cooperation against COVID19 in focus at World Health Summit Read more Oxford vaccine produces a immune response in both old and young adults Read more The streets of Europe have emptied as countries roll out stricter curfew laws to bring down rising COVID19 infections Read more Canadian parliament to probe governments handling of COVID19 pandemic Read moreChina New confirmed COVID19 cases rose by five as of 5 pm on Tuesday in the last 24 hours in the Kashgar prefecture of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region Read more Chinese mainland reports 16 new confirmed COVID19 cases on Monday all imported Read more Asymptomatic COVID19 cases pass 160 in Kashgar amid mass testing Read moreOct 26Outside China Bulgarian PM tests positive for COVID19 Read more US sees highest number of new COVID19 cases in past two days Read more France reports daily record of over 50000 new coronavirus cases Read more Spain PM declares national state of emergency Read moreChina Xinjiang reports 26 new asymptomatic COVID19 cases Read more Chinese mainland reports 20 new confirmed COVID19 cases on Sunday all imported Read more Kashgar reports 138 new asymptomatic COVID cases Read moreOct 25Outside China  US VicePresident Pences chief of staff tests positive for coronavirus Read moreChina Kashgar in Xinjiang reports 137 new asymptomatic coronavirus cases Read more Kashgar in Xinjiang to provide nucleic acid test for all residents after a new asymptomatic case detected there Read more Chinese mainland reports 15 new COVID19 cases on Saturday all imported Read more Health commission sends working group to Kashgar Read moreOct 24Outside China  Czech health minister breaks virus rules asked to resign Read more UK PM insists full national lockdown not right course Read moreChina  Chinese mainland reports 28 new COVID19 cases on Friday all importedOct 23Outside China Frances daily COVID19 cases top 40000 Seven more US soldiers in South Korea tested positive for COVID19 Irans total COVID19 cases surpass 550000 Morocco Jordan see new records in daily infectionsChina       Chinese mainland reports 18 new COVID19 cases on Thursday all imported Read moreOct 22Outside China European countries set record COVID19 daily numbers as Spains total cases top 1 million Read more Algerian PM calls for respecting preventive measures following school reopening Read more Filipino tourists cautious despite eased intl travel rules Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 14 new COVID19 cases on Wednesday all imported Read moreOct 21Outside China US first lady cancels campaign trip due to lingering cough Read more US CDC says country has witnessed 300000 more deaths than usual: report Read more Portugal sees first drop in active COVID19 cases since midAugust Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 11 new COVID19 cases on Tuesday all imported Read moreOct 20Outside China 184 countries and economies have joined COVAX: WHO chief Read more US COVID19 deaths top 220000: Johns Hopkins University  Chilean govt says protests may cause potential spike in COVID19 cases Read more UK hopes for vaccine within 6 months Read more Ireland declares highestlevel response to COVID19 China Chinese mainland reports 19 new COVID19 cases on Monday all imported Read moreOct 19Outside China Global COVID19 cases surpass 40 million: Johns Hopkins University Italy announces further antiCOVID19 measures as new infections top 11000 Read more Poland starts to build first field hospital for COVID19 patients Read more Number of new COVID19 cases in Israel continues to drop as lockdown lifted: health ministry Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 13 new COVID19 cases on Sunday all imported Read moreOct 18Outside China France reports 32427 new COVID19 infections hitting another oneday high Global daily COVID19 infections hit record high with nearly 400000 new cases reported: WHO Read more Qingdao in East Chinas Shandong province set a world record by finishing testing on 10.8 million swab samples in 120 hours in the recent fight against the reemergence of COVID19 Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 13 new COVID19 cases all imported Living novel coronavirus isolated from packaging of imported frozen food in Qingdao: China CDC Read moreOct 17Outside China  US COVID19 cases surpass 8 million: Johns Hopkins University Read more Global COVID19 deaths surpass 1.1 mln: Johns Hopkins University Read moreChina  People visit the Temple of Heaven in Beijng capital of China Oct 17 2020. [PhotoXinhua]  Chinese mainland reports 13 new COVID19 cases on Friday all imported Read moreOct 16Outside China CDC projects up to 240000 COVID19 deaths in US by Nov 7 Read more COVID19 test positivity rate falls below 5 percent in NY state focus areas Read more Italy added to UKs quarantine list as London raises alert level Read more Russia reports new daily record of confirmed COVID19 casesChina Chinese mainland reports 24 new COVID19 cases on Thursday all imported Read more The COVID19 outbreak in Qingdao traced to two port workers authorities sayOct 15Outside China Global tuberculosis progress mired by scarce funding COVID19: WHO report Read more Nearly 700000 children in US test positive for COVID19 Read more Italy sets new high for coronavirus infections Read more France to impose curfew to stem 2nd wave of coronavirus Read more South Africa adopts postCOVID energy plan Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 11 new COVID19 cases on Wednesday 1 locally transmitted Read more Head of Qingdao health commission suspended faces probe Read moreOct 14Outside China  Global COVID19 cases surpass 38 mln: Johns Hopkins University US drugmaker Eli Lilly pauses antibody trial over safety concerns Read more EU member states adopt common color code indicating COVID19 risks Read more  Russias coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V could be launched in Russia by late October or early November Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 20 new COVID19 cases on Tuesday 6 locally transmitted Read moreOct 13 Outside China Herd immunity against COVID19 scientifically and ethically problematic: WHO chief Read more British government introduces 3level COVID19 alert system Read more Johnson & Johnson pauses COVID19 vaccine trial over patient illness Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 13 new COVID19 cases 6 locally transmitted and 7 imported Read more No one tested positive for COVID19 in Qingdao after more than 3 million swab samples taken as of 8 am Tuesday Read more 243 inbound and outbound flights cancelled at Qingdao Liuting Airport as of Tuesday morningOct 12Outside China Trump claims he is immune from coronavirus Read more UK coronavirus cases top 600000 as another 12872 confirmed Read more Scientists voice concern criticism as coronavirus resurges in multiple countries Read moreChinaChinese mainland reports 21 new COVID19 cases on Sunday all imported National Health Commission sends a team to Qingdao to supervise the epidemic prevention and control workRead moreOct 11Outside China Global COVID19 cases surpass 37 million: Johns Hopkins University Read more Brazils COVID19 death toll tops 150000 Read moreChinaChinese mainland reports 21 new COVID19 cases all imported Read moreEast China city reports 3 asymptomatic cases of COVID19 Read moreOct 10Outside China Fauci says White House hosted COVID19 superspreader event Read more Microsoft to let employees work from home permanently: report Surge in infections prompts Europe to tighten up steps against COVID19 Read more Broadway shows in NYC to remain suspended until May 2021China People wearing masks walk on a street in Wan Chai Hong Kong on Oct 9 2020. [PhotoXinhua] Chinese mainland reports 15 new COVID19 cases on Friday all imported Read moreOct 9Outside China MIT peer reviews refute lab origin of coronavirus Read more Second Turkish hospital joins trials of Chinese vaccine Read more China makes commitment to world vaccine access Read more CDC forecasts up to 233000 COVID19 deaths in US by Oct 31China A worker wearing a face mask works on a production line packaging apples at the Darui Apple Industry Park in Yuexi county Liangshan Yi autonomous prefecture Sichuan province on Sept 11 2020. [PhotoAgencies]  Chinese mainland reports 21 new COVID19 cases on Thursday all importedOct 8China Chinese mainland reported 11 new COVID19 cases all importedOutside China US Marine Corps says assistant commandant tests positive for COVID19 Read more Japan to ease travel restrictions for China 11 other countries regions next month Read moreOct 7China Residents return home at Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport on Tuesday as the eightday National Day holiday draws to a close. [Photo by Luo Binfor China Daily] Chinese mainland reports 7 new COVID19 cases all importedOutside China Trumps top aide Stephen Miller tests positive for COVID19 read more US COVID19 cases surpass 7.5 million: Johns Hopkins University read moreOct 6China People wearing masks are seen with luggage outside Beijing Railway Station during the MidAutumn Festival and National Day holidays on Oct 1 2020. [PhotoAgencies]  Chinese mainland reported 12 new COVID19 cases on Oct 5 all importedOutside China Trump returns to White House removes mask and salutes read more New York governor closes schools in coronavirus hot spots readmore White House press secretary McEnany tests positive for COVID19 read more Paris to close all bars for two weeks from Tuesday read moreOct 5Outside China Joe Biden tests negative for coronavirusChina Women work in a laboratory of Chinese vaccine maker Sinovac Biotech developing an experimental coronavirus disease COVID19 vaccine in Beijing  on Sept 24 2020. [File photoAgencies] Chinese mainland reported 20 new COVID19 cases on Oct 4 all importedOct 4Outside ChinaChina Chinese mainland reported 16 new cases on Oct 3 all importedOct 3Outside China Trump is given experimental drug to fight COVID Read more770 students test positive in major coronavirus outbreak at UK university Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 10 new COVID19 cases on Friday all importedOct 2Outside China New Yorkers called to download app for COVID19 alert Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 10 new COVID19 cases on Friday all importedOct 1Outside China NYCs coronavirus positivitytest rate rises alarmingly Read moreChina Chinese mainland reports 11 new COVID19 cases on Thursday all importedCOVID19 vaccine to be priced fairly ministry says Read moreClick here to read previous reports on COVID19