The 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), officially named as Covid-19 by the WHO, has...
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Coronavirus outbreak: The countries affected
The 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), officially named as Covid-19 by the WHO, has spread to 34 more countries apart from China alarming public health authorities across the world. A total of 80,296 (including 77,754 in Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macau) confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection including 2,705 deaths (including 2,668 in China, 13 in Iran, ten in South Korea, seven in Italy, and one each in the Philippines, Japan, France, and Taiwan) have been reported across the world as of 25 February 2020.
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Coronavirus in South Korea: Outbreak, measures and impact
Neighbouring two coronavirus-affected countries China and Japan, South Korea has a significant risk of disease spread unless stringent preventive measures are implemented.
Coronavirus in Malaysia: Covid-19 outbreak, measures and impact
As the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak continues to spread, Asian countries such as Malaysia, Thailand and Japan are taking coronavirus response measures and steps to reduce impact on their economic growth.
Coronavirus in China: the outbreak, measures, and impact
Since the December 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) or Covid-19 outbreak in Wuhan, Hubei province, China, thousands of confirmed cases of the infection have been reported worldwide, more than 98% of which are in China alone.
Coronavirus in India: how the 2019-nCoV could impact the fast-growing economy
India reported the first confirmed case of the coronavirus infection on 30 January 2020 in the state of Kerala. The affected had a travel history from Wuhan, China.
Coronavirus in Philippines: The Covid-19 risk, impact and measures
Philippines, one of the high-risk countries from the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak, recorded the first death outside China.
Coronavirus in the UK: Measures and impact of Covid-19
The UK confirmed its first 2019-nCoV (now Covid-19) infection case, following France and Germany, on 31 January 2020.
Coronavirus in Singapore: Covid-19 measures and impact
The Wuhan coronavirus outbreak (Covid-19, earlier 2019-nCov) that originated in China has spread to Singapore and is a major concern to its economy in 2020.
Coronavirus outbreak: Countries that have tested negative
The novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which has now renamed as Covid-19 has reached 35 countries including China, but tested negative in 22 countries, as of 25 February, ruling out the earlier suspected cases.