Former Fortescue CEO Nev Power to lead new COVID-19 Coordination Commission | ABC News

The Prime Minister has launched a COVID-19 Coordination Commission to be lead by former Fortescue CEO Nev Power.

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00:36 – Head of COVID-19 Coordination Committee leader Nev Power explains role of new committee
01:26 – Scott Morrison shares latest statistics on COVID-19 testing in Australia
02:39 – Question to Scott Morrison about what the government is doing to help businesses and employees during pandemic
05:00 – Question to Scott Morrison about the Australian Defence Force
05:51 – Scott Morrison addresses question about restrictions in NSW and Victoria
07:30 – Clarifying the government instructions to ‘stay home’
10:40 – Question about further lockdowns in NSW and Victoria
12:22 – The PM gives an update on Australian schools during pandemic

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In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

Below are stories from around the globe related to the 2020 outbreak of novel Coronavirus – since the WHO gave the Covid-19 naming. Most recent items are posted nearest the top.

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