S. Korea imposes special quarantine measures on all arrivals from abroad SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea started imposing special quarantine measures for all new arrivals from abroad on Thursday as it guards against imported cases of the novel coronavirus, the country's health authorities said, Yonhap reported.
COVID-19 cases top 200,000 globally, death toll over 8,000: WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM More than 200,000 cases of COVID-19 have been reported globally to the World Health Organization (WHO), among which more than 8,000 people have lost their lives, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said here Wednesday, Xinhua reports.
ADB announces $6.5bn initial response to COVID-19 pandemic MANILA, PHILIPPINES. KAZINFORM The Asian Development Bank (ADB) today announced a $6.5 billion initial package to address the immediate needs of its developing member countries (DMCs) as they respond to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the ADB informs on its website.
Global caseload of COVID-19 pandemic exceeds 200,000: Johns Hopkins University BEIJING. KAZINFORM The tally of confirmed cases of the COVID-19 pandemic has broken the threshold of 200,000, reaching 201,436, according to the latest statistics of the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.