the government of Guangdong announced that from 6 am on Frday anyone from abroad, Macau Hong Kong and Taiwan that enters the Chinese province will be placed in quarantine for 14 days, as a measure to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
A man in Hong Kong was sentenced to three months in prison on Monday for breaching the compulsory quarantine regulation, the first person jailed for such violations in the Special Administrative Region (SAR) since the COVID-19 outbreak.
A charter flight with 124 students and teachers aboard took off from Xining airport for Jinan, capital of east China's Shandong Province, to resume classes for the new semester on Sunday, according to the Qinghai Airport Co., Ltd.
The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 10,779 lives in locked-down Italy as of Sunday, with the cumulative total infections reaching 97,689, according to the data released by the Civil Protection Department.
Medical experts in China's Wuhan held a video conference with their counterparts in State University of New York (SUNY) Upstate Medical University Saturday, sharing experience of COVID-19 prevention and treatment.
There are ten thousand tests in an initial phase and the program starts in the districts of Lisbon, Aveiro, Guarda and Évora and Faro. In two weeks, it will cover the entire country. A campaign with preventive objectives to eliminate new outbreaks of contagion, assumes Ana Mendes Godinho at TSF.