Xi visits community residents, frontline workers in Wuhan WUHAN. KAZINFORM Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday visited residents who are quarantined at home at a community in Wuhan, the epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak, following a stop at Huoshenshan Hospital, for epidemic prevention and control inspection.
Kazakhstan suspends imports of some fruits from China NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Starting from March 2, 2020, the Agro-industrial complex state inspection committee of the Kazakh Agriculture Ministry imposes temporary restrictions on import of stone fruit crops, pome fruits and citrus fruit crops from China, the Ministry’s press service reports.
China reports 2,048 more coronavirus cases, 105 deaths BEIJING. KAZINFORM The new coronavirus outbreak in China has infected an additional 2,048 people and killed 105 more people on the mainland, the country's health authorities said Monday, a day after worst-hit Hubei Province rolled out stricter restrictions to contain the outbreak.
4 Kazakhstanis on coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess cruise ship, Health Ministry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «Four Kazakhstanis stay on board the Diamond Princess, coronavirus-hit cruise ship quarantined at Yokohama, Japan,» an official spokesperson of the Kazakh Health Ministry, Dias Akhmetsharip, told a briefing.
Death toll from coronavirus in China's Hubei province climbs to 1,068 — commission BEIJING. KAZINFORM The number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus 2019-nCoV in China's Hubei province has surpassed 33,300, and the death toll has climbed to 1,068, while 2,639 people have recovered after contracting the virus, the regional health commission said on Wednesday.