Live: Updates on prevention and control of COVID-19 in Beijing北京市新冠肺炎疫情防控工作新闻发布会

Beijing authorities hold their second press conference today on the prevention and control of the coronavirus outbreak in the city. Officials are expected to update the media and answer questions.
Beijing tightened control measures after 36 new COVID-19 cases were reported domestically along with one new asymptomatic case on Saturday.
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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.

5 Recent Items: COVID-19

  • UK government failed to prepare country for coronavirus this winter, scientific adviser warns | 7.30
  • Donald Trump pardons Michael Flynn as Joe Biden delivers Thanksgiving coronavirus warning | ABC News
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  • NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) – November 25th, 2020 | NBC Nightly News
  • More than 50 million Americans expected to travel despite CDC warning
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