Battle against COVID-19

Under President Xi Jinping's leadership, China has taken unprecedented measures to contain the outbreak of novel coronavirus epidemic, pooling national medical personnel and supplies to the hardest hit regions, building new hospitals, extending the Chinese Lunar New Year holiday, postponing the opening dates for schools and businesses, and imposing travel restrictions. When the whole nation stands together, with scientific prevention and cures, and precise policies, this epidemic can surely be overcome.

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China supports global scientists in conducting research on source, transmission route of virus

China continues supporting scientists around the world in conducting global scientific research on the source and route of transmission of the coronavirus, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said Thursday.

WHO to send experts to China for cooperation on COVID-19 origin-tracing: FM spokesperson

After consultation between the two sides, the Chinese government has agreed that the World Health Organization (WHO) will send experts to Beijing to exchange ideas with Chinese scientists and medical experts on science-based cooperation to trace the origin of the COVID-19 virus, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said Wednesday.

U.S. has notified UN chief of withdrawal from WHO: spokesman

The UN secretary-general is in the process of verifying with the World Health Organization whether all the conditions for the withdrawal of the United States are met, a spokesman said.

China urges U.S. to stop COVID-19 stigmatizing

China urges White House trade advisor Peter Navarro and his like to respect facts and science, reject the wrong practice of putting political gains above people's wellbeing, and refrain from deceiving the world by telling lies and rumors about COVID-19, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.

World needs more cooperation as global COVID-19 cases top 10 mln

Global confirmed COVID-19 cases topped 10 million on Sunday, with nearly 500,000 deaths worldwide, according to data compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.

Europe Coronavirus Updates: UK COVID-19 deaths rise to 42,589; Dog found infected in Denmark

Another 128 COVID-19 patients have died in Britain as of Friday afternoon, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 42,589, the British Department of Health and Social Care said Saturday.

China provides new medical supplies to Sudan to bolster anti-coronavirus fight

The Chinese government on Thursday provided a new batch of medical supplies to Sudan to boost its efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Xi chairs China-Africa summit, calls for solidarity to defeat COVID-19

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called on China and Africa to defeat the novel coronavirus with solidarity and cooperation.

Beijing battles to contain COVID-19 cluster infections

Beijing has upgraded its emergency response to COVID-19 from Level III to Level II, the second-highest of the four-tier system, as the city is battling to contain new clusters of COVID-19.

Vice premier stresses curbing spread of COVID-19 in Beijing

Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan Sunday urged resolute measures to stem the spread of cluster cases of COVID-19 in Beijing.

COVID-19: Beijing's 36 new cases all linked to Xinfadi market

Beijing registered 36 new domestically transmitted COVID-19 cases on Saturday, all linked to the Xinfadi wholesale market, a local official said on Sunday.

China fights against novel coronavirus - English special report