The director general of the World Health Organization has called on the strongest economies to help low- to middle-income countries avoid becoming overwhelmed by the impact of COVID-19.
The COVID-19 pandemic has sent the world economy into a potential recession, and some experts believe the worst is yet to come.It is, therefore, sensible for China to adjust policy plans to weather the possible external blow in the second quarter of this year.
Closer U.S.-China collaboration, a significant part of broader global cooperation and coordination, is key to the fight against an unprecedented pandemic like the ongoing COVID-19, several former U.S. diplomats and healthcare experts have said recently.
The Hong Kong protests which erupted in June 2019 against the fugitive bill rocked the city and quickly dominated headlines. Many have tried to understand and make sense of the situation.
China's experience in fighting COVID-19 may provide direction to the international community when tackling a pandemic that has threatened global public health and the economy, an expert has said.
The COVID-19 pandemic requires the cooperation of all, and China's help for other countries is an example of global cooperation to fight it, Southern African Development Community (SADC) Executive Secretary Stergomena Lawrence Tax has said.
Excluding asymptomatic novel coronavirus cases from the tally of confirmed infections in China is consistent with the country's official diagnosis criteria and is aligned with the mainstream stance that asymptomatic transmission, albeit possible, is not exerting a major impact on the trajectory of the viral pandemic, health authorities have said.
Greater China-U.S. economic cooperation and ties are urgently needed to help the world face the impact of the novel coronavirus outbreak, according to analysts.
While deploring a significant amount of misinformation and disinformation circulating on the Internet, some of the high-ranking officials of the Trump administration are also fabricating blatant lies themselves, including President Trump as well.
Face masks were a common sight across East Asia, but were shunned in the West. Experts say culture plays a significant role in people's decision in wearing masks.
No one can help those who make mistakes, repeatedly and intentionally.
As Washington's political crackdown on Chinese media outlets in the United States took effect on Friday, the two-faced nature of America's so-called freedom of the press is being fully exposed.
The practice of some U.S. politicians to cast blame on others when problems arise is not rare. Under domestic criticism on their sloppy response to the worsening situation of COVID-19, it is not beyond expectation that they posted tweets calling the coronavirus "Chinese."
With the whole international community gearing up for the joint battle against a dangerous coronavirus, the sole superpower on the planet is letting the world down.
The World Health Organization said on Monday that the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 outside China has exceeded that inside China, sounding an alarm bell for the international community that the major battleground in this fight against the pandemic has shifted.
In his famous 1630 sermon, John Winthrop, who later became the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony, warned his fellow settlers that they should consider their new community as "a city upon a hill" where their sins would be exposed to the eyes of all people.
A total of 83 COVID-19 cases and two deaths have been officially reported so far in India as the epidemic has developed into a pandemic and become a critical threat to the medical system of a country with the world's second-largest population."But the fact is caseload in India is very low, and so far we have not come across the cases wherein people complain that they were not tested."
As the virus has been found in the fecal samples of some patients, many people worry about the transmission of the novel coronavirus through toilet at their homes. At present, the novel coronavirus is mainly transmitted through respiratory droplets or physical contacts with an infected person.
Since the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, some Western media outlets and politicians have taken the opportunity to attack China's political system and the Communist Party of China.
China has done an extremely effective job in dealing with the novel coronavirus pneumonia outbreak and Western politicians who have politicized the epidemic and attacked China's political system as well as the leadership of the Communist Party of China are absolutely disgraceful.
As the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has taken a foothold in over 100 countries and regions, the threat of a pandemic has become very real. Still, it would be a pandemic that could be controlled.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's inspection trip to Wuhan on Tuesday has demonstrated his care for people's health and safety and assured the world of China's confidence in the final victory over the novel coronavirus, international experts and scholars have said.
"It pains us to see that in some places they want to move into mitigation because the virus kills senior or older people only."
Another is that, in today's interconnected world, it is impossible to contain diseases within the borders of any one country. This is not a China virus.The study suggests the original virus existed in bats and somehow made its way from bats to humans, but suggests it is unclear how or where this jump occurred.
During the severe acute respiratory syndrome outbreak in 2002-2003, China accounted for 4.3 percent of the world's GDP, which increased to 15.8 percent last year.This will not only strengthen exchanges and cooperation between the three countries and the international community, but also minimize the negative impact on their economic cooperation, business exchanges and tourism.
GENEVA, March 3 (Xinhua) -- Having China share its experiences with other countries on containing the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, is nothing short of excellence, experts from the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday.
Bruce Aylward of the World Health Organisation (WHO) attends a news conference of the WHO-China Joint Mission on Covid-19 about its investigation of the coronavirus outbreak in Beijing, China, Feb 24, 2020.
People returning to their workplaces after the novel coronavirus outbreak need to undergo a period of isolation－14 days in the case of Beijing－to prevent the possible spread of the virus.
It's in the interest of the United States and China to work closely, as demonstrated by the China-U.S. phase-one economic and trade agreement and the current fight against COVID-19, a scholar told Xinhua in a recent interview.
China is combating the COVID-19 outbreak professionally and effectively, Egyptian experts said during a forum held on Tuesday in Egyptian capital Cairo.