Reuters : health
New coronavirus cases fall in China but fears grow over global spread  13h32 22 février
China reported a sharp fall in new deaths and cases of the coronavirus on Saturday but world health officials warned it was too early to make predictions about the outbreak as new infections continued to rise in other countries.
Second coronavirus patient dies in Italy: ANSA news agency  13h32 22 février
A second patient infected with the new coronavirus has died in Italy, ANSA news agency reported citing healthcare sources, as an outbreak spreads in the country’s industrious north with 30 cases reported so far.
Despite horror stories, California cruise passengers won’t let coronavirus spoil their fun  11h19 22 février
With a white captain’s hat perched on his head, Calvin Ballard seemed relaxed as he waited to depart on his first-ever cruise to Mexico, unfazed by the possibility of being trapped on a ship under siege by an outbreak of coronavirus.
WHO concerned about coronavirus cases with no clear link  10h50 22 février
The World Health Organization (WHO) is concerned about the number of coronavirus cases with no clear epidemiological link, although the total number of cases outside China remains relatively small, its director general said on Saturday.
South Korea says coronavirus cases more than double, total now 433  10h42 22 février
South Korea said on Saturday that the number of people infected with the coronavirus in the country had more than doubled to 433.
Ten new cases of coronavirus in Iran, one dead: health ministry  10h42 22 février
Ten new cases of coronavirus have been detected in Iran, one of whom has died, Health Ministry spokesman Kianush Jahanpur said on state TV on Saturday.
Samsung Electronics confirms coronavirus case at phone factory complex in South Korea  10h42 22 février
Samsung Electronics said on Saturday that one coronavirus case had been confirmed at its mobile device factory complex in the southeastern city of Gumi, causing a shutdown of its entire facility there until Monday morning.
Hubei’s medical supply situation improving, but shortages remain: official  10h42 22 février
The medical supply situation in China’s Hubei, which has been hit hard by the coronavirus outbreak, has improved, but items such as protective suits remain scarce, a provincial official said at a briefing on Saturday.
Sealed in: Chinese trapped at home by coronavirus feel the strain  10h42 22 février
During weeks holed up in her grandmother’s apartment with 10 relatives and eating a restricted diet, Chinese teenager Li Yuxuan says tempers have frayed.
South Korea coronavirus cases surge due to church, hospital outbreaks  08h13 22 février
Coronavirus cases in South Korea almost doubled on Saturday to 346 and officials flagged the tally could rise significantly higher as more than 1,000 people who attended a church at the center of the outbreak reported flu-like symptoms.
Coronavirus spreads in China prisons, Korean church as fears weigh on global markets  08h12 22 février
The coronavirus has infected hundreds of people in Chinese prisons, authorities said, as cases climbed outside the epicenter in Hubei province, including 100 more in South Korea and a worsening outbreak in Italy where officials announced the country’s first death.
China businesses to restart at larger scale by late Feb, early March: Ministry of Transport  07h57 22 février
Businesses in China are predicted to resume operations at a larger scale in late February or early March, an official at the ministry of transport said at a media briefing on Saturday.
Malaysia says American coronavirus case now tests negative for virus  07h21 22 février
Malaysian health authorities on Saturday said an American passenger of a cruise liner docked in Cambodia has now tested negative for the novel coronavirus, a week after she had been declared the country’s 22nd confirmed virus case.
Coronavirus patient re-hospitalized in China’s Chengdu after testing positive again  07h16 22 février
A coronavirus patient initially discharged after recovering in southwestern Sichuan province’s Chengdu city has been readmitted after testing positive during a quarantine period at home, the city’s public health clinical center said on Friday.
State TV reports Iranian mayor tests positive for coronavirus, official denies report  07h13 22 février
An Iranian official has tested positive for coronavirus, state TV reported on Saturday.