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- World instances: Greater than 669,310
- World deaths: A minimum of 30,982
- High 5 nations: United States (124,686), Italy (92,472), China (82,061), Spain (73,235) and Germany (58,247)
The info above was compiled by Johns Hopkins College as of 6:20 p.m. Beijing time
All instances beneath are in Beijing time.
7:19 pm: Saudi central financial institution asks banks to take away further charges for finance restructuring
Saudi Arabia’s central financial institution on Sunday stated that banks across the kingdom ought to waive further charges for monetary restructuring to alleviate among the pressures dealing with prospects hit onerous by the coronavirus disaster. The Saudi Arabian Financial Authority ought to observe the drop in rates of interest and modify their very own rates of interest and bank card charges accordingly.
5:57 pm: Iran’s coronavirus loss of life toll reaches 2,640
Iran’s loss of life toll from the coronavirus hit 2,460 on Sunday, an official from its well being ministry tweeted. Circumstances of contaminated individuals have reached 38,309, the identical official stated.
Some three,467 of these instances are crucial, Iranian Well being Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur stated on state TV, including that the nation recorded 12,391 recoveries and that the typical age of these killed by the illness was 69.
5:54 pm: Switzerland instances soar by greater than 1,00zero, loss of life toll at 257
Switzerland’s coronavirus loss of life toll rose to 257 on Sunday from 235 the day prior, and its an infection depend rose in a single day by 1,123 to 14,336, its public well being company stated.
5:43 pm: Spain’s loss of life toll rises by 838 in a single day, highest single-day improve
Spain recorded 838 deaths in a single day from the coronavirus, its highest every day improve in fatalities, bringing the nation’s loss of life toll to six,528 on Sunday. Infections rose to 78,797 from 72,248 the day prior.
5:19 pm: Malaysia confirms 150 new instances, 7 deaths
Malaysia added 150 new coronavirus instances to its case depend Sunday, bringing the nationwide recognized complete to 2,470, its well being ministry stated. The South Asian nation’s loss of life toll from the virus rose by seven to succeed in to 34.
four:41 pm: Indonesia reviews 12 extra deaths and 130 new instances
Indonesia’s well being ministry reported 12 extra coronavirus deaths and 130 new instances Sunday, bringing its complete reported loss of life depend to 114 to date and its case depend to 1,285. A well being ministry official instructed media that greater than 6,500 individuals had been examined throughout the nation of 264 million.
three:43 pm: Australian PM places six-month moratorium on evictions
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison declared a six-month moratorium on evicting tenants unable to pay lease due to monetary misery brought on by the coronavirus disaster. He additionally stated individuals “should keep residence” until going out for important actions together with grocery procuring, going to the pharmacy, work that can not be accomplished remotely or exercising.
three:58 pm: Saudi Arabia closes entry and exit to Jeddah, brings curfew to 3pm
Saudi Arabia closed off entry and exit into the coastal metropolis of Jeddah, the dominion’s second largest metropolis with a inhabitants of roughly three.5 million. It additionally introduced ahead Jeddah’s curfew time to three:00 p.m. native time from an preliminary curfew time of seven:00 p.m, state information company SPA stated Sunday. Curfew in different main Saudi cities is at present at 7:00 p.m.
three:34 pm: Qatar Airways will proceed to function so long as needed: CEO
Qatar Airways will maintain working so long as essential to get vacationers residence, CEO Akbar al-Baker instructed Reuters in an interview Sunday. He added nevertheless that the airline solely has sufficient money for a “very brief time period” and that it could finally must ask for assist from the Qatari authorities, its proprietor.
three:18 pm: Germany instances rise to 52,547; deaths attain 389
Coronavirus instances in Germany climbed by three,965 to 52,547 on Sunday, and deaths elevated by 64 to 389, the nation’s Robert Koch Institute for infectious ailments revealed.
2:34 pm: Tokyo data document every day case improve
Toyko confirmed 68 new coronavirus instances on Sunday, native broadcaster NHK reported, a document every day soar for the Japanese capital. Japan now has greater than 1,700 instances and 55 deaths, excluding these on the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship that sat off its coast via the month of February.
1:08 pm: Singapore confirms third loss of life associated to COVID-19
Singapore’s well being ministry stated a 70-year-old affected person has died on Sunday afternoon from issues associated to the coronavirus. The nation has recorded three deaths because the outbreak.
The person, a Singapore citizen, had a historical past of hypertension and hyperlidaemia, the ministry said in a statement. He was admitted to hospital on Feb. 29 and confirmed to have the virus on March 2, stated the ministry, including that he had been within the intensive care unit since then.
As of midday on Saturday, Singapore has reported 802 instances, in keeping with the well being ministry. — Yen Nee Lee
12:48 pm: Thailand reviews 143 new instances to a complete of 1,388
Thailand reported 143 new coronavirus instances and one further loss of life associated to the illness, reported Reuters.
That brings the nation’s tally to 1,388 instances and 7 deaths, stated the report. Thailand has the second highest variety of confirmed instances in Southeast Asia behind Malaysia. — Yen Nee Lee
12:11 pm: Circumstances globally surpass 660,00zero
Confirmed instances of COVID-19 has surpassed 660,00zero globally, knowledge compiled by the Johns Hopkins College confirmed.
The U.S. remained the nation with the best variety of instances at 124,377, in keeping with the information. That is adopted by Italy and China at 92,472 and 82,zero57, respectively, stated the college.
The variety of deaths associated to COVID-19 reached 30,847 globally, with fatalities in Italy crossing 10,00zero, in keeping with the information. — Yen Nee Lee
11:42 am: Australia says social distancing has helped to sluggish virus unfold
The speed of every day improve in new coronavirus instances has halved in latest days in Australia, Reuters reported, citing the nation’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
The every day improve in instances in latest days was round 13% to 15%, down from final week’s 25% to 30%, stated Morrison, including that social distancing measures had been working, in keeping with the Reuters report.
Australia reported 431 new confirmed instances, bringing complete infections within the nation to three,809 with 14 deaths, in keeping with its well being ministry.
Morrison additionally introduced an extra 1.1 billion Australian ($678.2 million) in funding to increase telemedicine, psychological well being assist and different well being providers to battle “the devastating impacts of coronavirus.” — Yen Nee Lee
10:45 am: New York Knicks proprietor Jim Dolan examined optimistic for COVID-19
Jim Dolan, the proprietor of NBA staff New York Knicks, has examined optimistic for the coronavirus, the basketball staff stated in a Twitter submit.
Dolan, the chief chairman and chief government of Madison Sq. Backyard Firm, has been in self-isolation and is experiencing “little to no signs,” the submit stated. He continues to supervise enterprise operations, it added. — Yen Nee Lee
10:26 am: Mexico asks residents to remain at residence for one month
Mexico’s deputy well being minister, Hugo Lopez-Gatell, has urged all residents to remain at residence for a month to decelerate the unfold of the coronavirus, reported Reuters.
He added that the measure may very well be prolonged if wanted, the report stated.
Mexico has reported 848 confirmed instances as of Saturday, together with 16 deaths, in keeping with the report. — Yen Nee Lee
10:04 am: New Zealand data first loss of life associated to the virus
New Zealand recorded its first loss of life associated to the coronavirus, reported Reuters, citing the nation’s Director-Common of Well being Ashley Bloomfield.
The girl who died was in her 70s and was initially recognized with influenza, stated the Reuters report.
New Zealand reported 63 new instances of the coronavirus illness within the final 24 hours, taking its tally to 514, in keeping with the nation’s Ministry of Well being. — Yen Nee Lee
9:42 am: US CDC points home journey advisory for New York, New Jersey and Connecticut
The Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention has suggested residents of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to “chorus from non-essential home journey for 14 days.” The advisory is efficient instantly, CDC stated in a press release.
It added that the advisory doesn’t apply to these working in “crucial infrastructure industries” similar to trucking, public well being, monetary providers and meals provide. The governors of the three states have full discretion to implement the principles.
U.S. President Donald Trump had earlier floated the thought of quarantining the three states — that are sizzling spots of the coronavirus illness — but later said he will not seek to do so. — Yen Nee Lee
9:30 am: South Korea reviews 105 extra instances, eight further deaths
South Korea reported one other 105 coronavirus instances, bringing the nation’s complete to date to 9,583, in keeping with the Korea Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention.
Eight extra individuals died, pushing the loss of life toll to 152 because the outbreak, stated KCDC. — Yen Nee Lee
9:10 am: China reviews 45 new instances, of which 44 had been ‘imported’
China’s Nationwide Well being Fee reported 45 new instances of the coronavirus illness within the mainland, with all however one involving vacationers from abroad.
The nation additionally reported 5 further deaths, all of which had been in Hubei province, stated the fee.
In complete, China has had 81,439 reported COVID-19 instances and three,300 deaths. — Yen Nee Lee
All instances beneath are in Jap time.
9:00 pm: Trump will not search quarantine on NY, NJ, CT
President Donald Trump said he will not seek to impose a quarantine on New York, New Jersey and sure components of Connecticut, after floating the thought earlier within the day as method to comprise the coronavirus from spreading out of sizzling spots the place the illness has taken a very heavy toll.
Trump stated he determined a quarantine wasn’t needed after consulting with the White Home activity pressure and the governors of the three states. He has requested the Facilities for Illness Management to subject a powerful journey advisory, which can be administered by the governors in session with the federal authorities. —Spencer Kimball
6:35 pm: NY Gov. Cuomo balks at Trump’s discuss of a tri-state lockdown
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo stated Saturday he doesn’t consider President Donald Trump has the authority to impose a quarantine on New York, New Jersey and components of Connecticut to cease the unfold of the coronavirus.
Cuomo, in an interview with CNN, stated that stopping individuals from shifting out and in of the tri-state would quantity to a federally imposed lockdown, which he believes is illegal.
Cuomo urged he might sue if the administration did observe via. “I’ve sued the federal authorities a lot of instances over time. I don’t consider it will come to that on this,” he stated. —Spencer Kimball
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