In full: New coronavirus ventilators will “reach NHS next week”

UK senior minister Michael Gove has confirmed the first of thousands of new ventilators will be completed and delivered to the NHS next week. He said: “We have just over 8,000 ventilators deployed in NHS hospitals now. This number has increased since the epidemic began thanks to the hard work of NHS professionals, but we … Read more In full: New coronavirus ventilators will “reach NHS next week”

Britons stuck in Goa: ‘It’s frustrating as other nationals are going!’

Michelle Fuller and Lisa Britton are stranded in India and share of their experience as they wait for a flight back to the UK. The government is working to repatriate tens of thousands of British citizens who are stranded abroad, but has urged those who can to book commercial flights home while they’re still operating. … Read more Britons stuck in Goa: ‘It’s frustrating as other nationals are going!’

Coronavirus: How is India coping with lockdown?

Just like most countries in the world, India is having to fight the coronavirus epidemic. But how does a country with a population of over a billion people lockdown and stay safe? SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews and https://twitter.com/skynewsbreak Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us … Read more Coronavirus: How is India coping with lockdown?

China postpones national college entrance exam to July

The Chinese Ministry of Education said the annual national college entrance examination, or gaokao, will be postponed for one month. The exam usually takes place in June but will be held on July 7 and 8 this year. The ministry also said Beijing and Hubei Province can propose their own dates, based on their situation … Read more China postpones national college entrance exam to July

At least 1,541 asymptomatic cases placed under medical observation in China

More than 1,500 people have been placed under medical observation after testing positive for the coronavirus without showing symptoms, according to Chinese health authorities. Over 200 of these patients arrived from overseas. As asymptomatic cases raise concerns, the government has stepped up efforts for monitoring such patients, announcing that from April 1 the number of … Read more At least 1,541 asymptomatic cases placed under medical observation in China

Beijing government plans to resettle people from Hubei within 20 days

The Beijing government said it’s getting ready for the return of 200,000 people from Hubei Province, saying it’s trying to resettle them in a span of 20 days, starting last week. 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 … Read more Beijing government plans to resettle people from Hubei within 20 days

China rejects claims it hoarded medical supplies amid COVID-19

The Chinese Foreign Ministry has rejected claims that China is hoarding supplies for curbing the coronavirus pandemic. A Foreign Ministry spokesperson said China has been sending supplies abroad despite continuing need at home, and called for stronger cooperation among all countries to maintain a stable supply chain. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our … Read more China rejects claims it hoarded medical supplies amid COVID-19

How are Chinese students abroad coping with quarantine?

As the pandemic picks up pace in many parts of the world, some Chinese students remain abroad. Three of them tell us how they are coping with the situation. 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: … Read more How are Chinese students abroad coping with quarantine?

Ex-hostage in Lebanon gives advice to keeping well during Coronavirus isolation

Sky’s Sarah Jane Mee talks to Terry Waite, the 80-year-old speaks about life in self isolation and his lessons learnt from Lebanon 29 years ago. In 1987, as an envoy of the Archbishop of Canterbury he was taken hostage in Lebanon and held in solitary confinement for almost five years. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel … Read more Ex-hostage in Lebanon gives advice to keeping well during Coronavirus isolation

Chinese experts arrive in UK to help fight against COVID-19

A group of Chinese experts arrived in the UK to help deal with the coronavirus, bringing medical supplies with them. This is the first official medical team from China to the UK to help its fight against COVID-19. 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 … Read more Chinese experts arrive in UK to help fight against COVID-19