Coronavirus crisis “to worsen” with 9,000 people now in hospital in England – BBC News

There are now 9,000 patients with coronavirus in hospitals across England. A quarter of doctors are ill or self isolating. The new Nightingale Hospital in east London will begin taking its first 500 patients this week and will soon have room for 4,000. The government’s chief scientific adviser says the number of infections and deaths … Read more Coronavirus crisis “to worsen” with 9,000 people now in hospital in England – BBC News

Donation of protective masks & other topics – Daily Briefing (30 March 2020)

Noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General of the United Nations. Highlights: – COVID-19/New York City – UNCTAD – UNDP – ILO – COVID-19 impact on children affected by conflict – Abyei – The Gambia – Guatemala – Middle East – Syria – Yemen – Colombia – Staff Security – Pension Fund – … Read more Donation of protective masks & other topics – Daily Briefing (30 March 2020)

Coronavirus – Covid-19: Middle East countries impose more restrictions

Countries in the Middle East have taken more containment precautions to prevent the spread of coronavirus. Story by Yinka Oyetade and Noémie Roche. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://f24.my/youtubeEN Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English … Read more Coronavirus – Covid-19: Middle East countries impose more restrictions

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects Zhejiang’s Anji County

Chinese President Xi Jinping, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, inspected Anji County in east China’s Zhejiang Province on March 30. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ … Read more Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects Zhejiang’s Anji County

Coronavirus – Covid-19: France steps up evacuations from packed hospitals

France staged on March 29 its largest evacuation of coronavirus patients to date from hospitals in the hard-hit east, increasing efforts to free up intensive care units as officials brace for even more serious cases in the coming days. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 … Read more Coronavirus – Covid-19: France steps up evacuations from packed hospitals

Covid-19: How long does it takes before the lockdown starts having an impact on the figures ?

France reports 292 new deaths on March 30, bringing total 2,606. How long does it takes before the lockdown starts having an impact on thoses figures ? Pierre Wolkenstein, dean of the faculty of medicine at the university of Paris East, answers. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the … Read more Covid-19: How long does it takes before the lockdown starts having an impact on the figures ?

President Xi stresses safeguarding health while on the job

Chinese President Xi Jinping exchanged cordialities with production line workers during a visit to the Beilun Daqi Industrial Park for high-end auto parts and molds in Ningbo, east China’s Zhejiang Province on Sunday. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv … Read more President Xi stresses safeguarding health while on the job

New York field hospital under construction in Central Park amid coronavirus outbreak

A field hospital is under construction in New York’s Central Park to help combat the coronavirus outbreak surging throughout the city. Crews began erecting the cluster of long, white medical tents in the park’s East Meadow lawn over the weekend. The makeshift medical centre will house 68 beds and will be specifically designed to be … Read more New York field hospital under construction in Central Park amid coronavirus outbreak

Xi: SMEs should be helped to rally as soon as possible

China’s CGTN is reporting that President Xi has said SMEs should be helped to rally as soon as possible. Chinese President Xi Jinping inspected the Ningbo-Zhoushan Port and an industrial park for auto parts and molds in Ningbo, east China’s Zhejiang Province, on Sunday. #XiJinping #zhejiang #China CGTN YouTube Channel