Tag Archives: COMDIS

China’s new local COVID-19 infections fall for sixth day

[ad_1] A thermal imaging camera is seen, following new cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Shanghai, China, August 10, 2021. REUTERS/Aly Song BEIJING, Aug 16 (Reuters) – New local COVID-19 infections in China declined for a sixth day, official data showed on Monday, as most regions pulled the latest outbreak …

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Australia extends COVID-19 lockdown in Melbourne, reinstates night curfew

[ad_1] A lone woman, wearing a protective face mask, walks across an unusually quiet city centre bridge on the first day of a lockdown as the state of Victoria looks to curb the spread of a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Melbourne, Australia, July 16, 2021. REUTERS/Sandra Sanders/File Photo SYDNEY, …

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Sydney to tighten COVID-19 curbs, Australian capital to enter lockdown

[ad_1] Sydney daily cases linger near record highs Canberra enacts one-week lockdown after 1st case in a year Several regional NSW towns in lockdown as virus spreads SYDNEY, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Extra Australian military personnel may be called in to ensure compliance with lockdown rules in Sydney, the New …

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Sydney to tighten COVID-19 curbs, Australian capital to enter lockdown

[ad_1] Sydney daily cases linger near record highs Canberra enacts one-week lockdown after 1st case in a year Several regional NSW towns in lockdown as virus spreads SYDNEY, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Extra Australian military personnel may be called in to ensure compliance with lockdown rules in Sydney, the New …

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China keeps guard up as COVID outbreak enters 4th week

[ad_1] BEIJING, Aug 11 (Reuters) – China is keeping its guard up as its latest surge of COVID-19 cases entered its fourth week, with calls from officials to close containment loopholes unlikely to see cities easing strict virus control measures. China reported 83 new locally transmitted cases for Aug. 10, …

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China reports more COVID-19 cases; some cities kick off new tests

[ad_1] A medical worker collects a swab from a person at a nucleic acid testing site at a park, following new cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Beijing, China August 6, 2021. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang BEIJING, Aug 9 (Reuters) – China reported on Monday more COVID-19 infections in its latest …

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Australia expands COVID-19 lockdown over concern of spread to countryside

[ad_1] NSW says COVID-19 may have spread beyond epicentre State records 283 infections in past 24 hours Victoria state to end lockdown of regional areas Australia gives provisional approval to Modern vaccine SYDNEY, Aug 9 (Reuters) – Australian authorities expanded a COVID-19 lockdown to the rural town of Tamworth on …

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South Korea opens COVID-19 vaccine reservations for all adults

[ad_1] A health worker gets a dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine at a COVID-19 vaccination center in Seoul, South Korea, March 10, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo/File Photo SEOUL, Aug 9 (Reuters) – South Korea begins opening COVID-19 vaccine reservations for all adults over 18 for the first …

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Explainer: Beyond Delta, scientists are watching new coronavirus variants

[ad_1] CHICAGO, Aug 8 (Reuters) – The continued spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus has spawned a Greek alphabet of variants – a naming system used by the World Health Organization to track concerning new mutations of the virus that causes COVID-19. Some have equipped the virus with better ways of …

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Philippines reports biggest jump in COVID-19 death toll in four months

[ad_1] Patients are watched over by relatives and hospital aides inside the COVID-19 emergency room of the government hospital National Kidney and Transplant Institute, which has declared overcapacity amid rising coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines, April 26, 2021. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez MANILA, Aug 8 (Reuters) – …

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