About This Source - CGTN
This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.
Recent from CGTN:
China will lift the lockdown on the city of Wuhan on April 8, marking a hard-earned milestone in the global battle against COVID-19. We will hold a special Virtual Town Hall to celebrate that moment. Join CGTN Host Tian Wei with frontline doctors, local residents and foreigners living in Wuhan, to reflect on the months of hard battle, and to look forward to the next stage of life in Wuhan and beyond. The Front Line Virtual Town Hall is a special production of World Insight with Tian Wei. Let’s honor the courage and the resolve of the people of Wuhan.
In This Story: China
China is the third largest country in the world by area and the largest country in the world by population. Properly known as the People’s Republic of China, the political territory of the country includes the former nations of Tibet and Hong Kong.
7 Recent Items: China
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.