People return to Beijing from Wuhan as lockdown ends after weeks

While many countries around the world are under lockdown, China is gradually getting back to normalcy. Al Jazeera cameraman Peng Peng was among millions of Chinese trapped in Hubei province, where the virus first broke out. He was visiting relatives for the Chinese New Year holiday. Peng has finally been able to leave the province … Read more People return to Beijing from Wuhan as lockdown ends after weeks

Behind the scenes at a coronavirus hospital in Wuhan, China

In the early stages of the COVID-19 outbreak in China, there was an unprecedented spike in the number of infected patients. In response, the country acted quickly to provide state-of-the-art treatment facilities. On January 23, 2020, two days before Chinese New Year, the government in Wuhan decided to build Huoshenshan Hospital, which was slated to … Read more Behind the scenes at a coronavirus hospital in Wuhan, China

Demand in food delivery industry mitigates job losses during pandemic

21-year-old Deng Mingkai had been a hairdresser for four years. He was supposed to return to work on February 1, after the Chinese New Year holiday. But after COVID-19 hit the country, all he got was a notice of work suspension. The coronavirus outbreak has caused tremendous economic damage globally. Businesses have shut down, some … Read more Demand in food delivery industry mitigates job losses during pandemic

Chinatowns Around the World Cope With Coronavirus Fallout

In major U.S. cities, Asian American businesses are seeing a remarkable decline in customers as fear about the viral outbreak from China spreads. City and health officials are trying to staunch the financial bleeding through information campaigns and personal visits to shops and restaurants, emphasizing that, with just over a dozen confirmed cases in the … Read more Chinatowns Around the World Cope With Coronavirus Fallout

Coronavirus outbreak: China’s history of deadly infectious diseases

A new strand of coronavirus is causing panic across China and abroad, with more than 100 people dead and thousands now infected. Authorities have taken severe precautions, but there is still concern over Chinese New Year, which is often called the world’s largest human migration. We take a look back at some of the other major outbreaks of … Read more Coronavirus outbreak: China’s history of deadly infectious diseases

Military medical staff deployed in Wuhan to battle deadly coronavirus

A total of 450 medical workers from the Chinese People’s Liberation Army arrived in Wuhan on Friday night, the Chinese new year’s eve, as a strong reinforcement in the fight against the new coronavirus-related pneumonia. Some 38 people are recovering from coronavirus, Chinese media reported on Saturday. The promising news comes as the death toll … Read more Military medical staff deployed in Wuhan to battle deadly coronavirus

Ashun Wu holes his 2nd shot of the day! | Round 3 Highlights | Dubai Desert Classic

Ashun Wu made an eagle on the first hole of the Chinese New Year at the 2020 Dubai Desert Classic. ► SUBSCRIBE: http://et.golf/Subscribe The European Tour 2020 continues at the Omega Dubai Desert Classic. Reigning champion Bryson DeChambeau returns to defend his title, while Lee Westwood bids to secure back to back titles after his … Read more Ashun Wu holes his 2nd shot of the day! | Round 3 Highlights | Dubai Desert Classic

China coronavirus: Beijing cancelled Chinese New Year celebrations – BBC News

Lockdown measures are increasing across China’s Hubei province to try to control the spread of a new virus that has left 17 people dead. Wuhan, Hubei’s capital of 11 million people where the virus first emerged, has no trains or planes in or out. At least four other provincial cities are seeing clampdowns on transport. … Read more China coronavirus: Beijing cancelled Chinese New Year celebrations – BBC News

Catching Investors By The ‘TAIL’ as the Chinese New Year Arrives

Jan.22 — The ETF industry has something for everyone — the Cambria Tail Risk ETF (ticker: TAIL) looks to mitigate significant downside market risk through options and Treasuries. In this week’s “There’s an ETF for That”, Bloomberg’s Scarlet Fu breaks down ‘TAIL’ as the “Year of the Rat” is set to begin in the Chinese … Read more Catching Investors By The ‘TAIL’ as the Chinese New Year Arrives

Fear of contagion: Coronavirus toll rises ahead of Chinese New Year travel

As China, the world’s most populous nation embarks on its biggest travel week of the year, the first Coronavirus case has reached the United States and the World Health Organization’s scrambling. Chinese authorities are on it, screening travelers and issuing updates but critics on social media wonder if Beijing was fast enough off the mark? We ask … Read more Fear of contagion: Coronavirus toll rises ahead of Chinese New Year travel

Fears over Chinese New Year as deadly virus spreads

The outbreak has spread from the central Chinese city of Wuhan, to cities including Beijing and Shanghai. The virus is said to have originated at a seafood market in Hubei province. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews … Read more Fears over Chinese New Year as deadly virus spreads

Hong Kong cancels Chinese New Year celebrations

People in Hong Kong are preparing to celebrate the Chinese New Year. Fearing continued anti-government unrest, authorities have cancelled some of the main events. They have also banned the sale of items with any political messages. But that is unlikely to stop some people. Al Jazeera’s Sarah Clarke reports from Hong Kong. – Subscribe to … Read more Hong Kong cancels Chinese New Year celebrations

Pork shortfall in China due to swine flu jacks global prices up

African swine flu has wiped out half of China’s pig herds, and in the run-up to Chinese New Year, its officials have embarked on a worldwide shopping spree for the country’s preferred meat. That has pushed pork prices up across the world. But the government is also trying to change consumer tastes in the country … Read more Pork shortfall in China due to swine flu jacks global prices up

Gucci Chinese New Year campaign: #DisneyXGucci

Heading for a day at Disneyland with the True Original Mickey Mouse, for the #Gucci Chinese New Year campaign, directed by Harmony Korine and starring Gucci ambassador and actress Ni Ni, actor Earl Cave and designer, stylist and poet Zoë Bleu. Wearing the #DisneyXGucci collection designed by Alessandro Michele, the testimonials are shown in playful … Read more Gucci Chinese New Year campaign: #DisneyXGucci