CDC warns residents of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut against non-essential travel
WASHINGTON, March 28 (Reuters) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Saturday warned residents of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut against non-essential domestic travel for 14 days.
Mexico's President says will comply with public vote to halt brewery project
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico's President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Saturday said his government will comply with a public consultation to halt the construction of U.S. brewer Constellation Brands Inc's
more than $1 billion brewery project in the border city of Mexicali.
S.Korea reports 105 new coronavirus cases, total now at 9,583 - KCDC
SEOUL, March 29 (Reuters) - South Korea had confirmed 105 new coronavirus cases as of midnight Saturday, bringing the country's total now to 9,583, the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Sunday. (Reporting by Josh Smith; editing by Simon Cameron-Moore)
Your COVID-19 questions, answered
There is a lot of misinformation circulating about the coronavirus, so we took to Instagram, Twitter and Reddit to see what questions have been bugging you, our readers.Below are answers from several healthcare experts who have been following the outbreak. Please note that there is much we still donât know about the new virus, and you should reach out to your own healthcare provider with any personal health concerns.
UK companies were worried about outlook even before lockdown: CBI
LONDON (Reuters) - British companies in key sectors were already bracing for the biggest hit to business since 2009 even before last week's shutdown of the much of the economy as the government moved to slow the spread of coronavirus, an employers' group said.
Australia government says growth rate of coronavirus infection slows
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia's health minister said on Sunday there were "early, positive signs" of a slowdown in the growth rate in new coronavirus infections in the country, with the growth rate approximately halving over the past week.
Airbnb hosts to provide free rooms for British health workers
LONDON (Reuters) - Airbnb hosts will provide free rooms for workers in Britain's National Health Service (NHS) to support their work during the coronavirus outbreak, the company said on Sunday.
Pence says virus taskforce soon to deliver recommendation on whether to re-open economy
(Reuters) - Vice President Mike Pence, heading the Trump administration's response to the coronavirus outbreak, said on Saturday that he would deliver a recommendation to the president on whether to re-open the U.S. economy in the coming week.
RPT-Airbnb hosts to provide free rooms for British health workers
LONDON, March 29 (Reuters) - Airbnb hosts will provide free rooms for workers in Britain's National Health Service (NHS) to support their work during the coronavirus outbreak, the company said on Sunday.
New Zealand records first death tied to coronavirus -health official
MELBOURNE, March 29 (Reuters) - New Zealand recorded its first death related to the new coronavirus, and the number of people infected with the virus rose by 63 cases to a total of 514, Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield said on Sunday.
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