South Korea reports fewer than 50 new COVID-19 cases for first time since Feb 29 peak

South Korea reports fewer than 50 new COVID-19 cases for first time since Feb 29 peak

SEOUL: South Korea reported fewer than 50 new coronavirus cases on Monday (Apr 6) for the first time since its Feb 29 peak, the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said. The KCDC reported 47 new infections, taking the national tally to 10,284. The death toll rose by three to 186. Advertisement Advertisement On Saturday, […]
France reports lowest daily virus toll in a week, total now 8,078

France reports lowest daily virus toll in a week, total now 8,078

PARIS: France on Sunday (Apr 5) reported 357 coronavirus deaths in hospital in 24 hours, the lowest daily increase in a week, bringing the country’s toll to 8,078. The tally included 5,889 patients who died in hospital and 2,189 people in old age homes and other...
Malaysia reports 179 new COVID-19 cases, 4 more deaths

Malaysia reports 179 new COVID-19 cases, 4 more deaths

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia on Sunday (Apr 5) reported 179 new coronavirus cases, raising the cumulative total to 3,662 cases as Southeast Asia’s third-largest economy grapples with the highest number of infections in the region. The new cases include four deaths,...
Thailand reports 102 new COVID-19 cases, 3 more deaths

Thailand reports 102 new COVID-19 cases, 3 more deaths

BANGKOK: Thailand reported 102 new COVID-19 cases and three more deaths, the country’s public health ministry said on Sunday (Apr 5).  The latest numbers raised the total in the Southeast Asian nation to 2,169 cases.  Advertisement Advertisement Twenty-three...
Singapore reports 6th COVID-19 death, an 88-year-old man

Singapore reports 6th COVID-19 death, an 88-year-old man

SINGAPORE: A sixth person died from COVID-19 in Singapore early on Saturday (Apr 4) morning, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said in a news release. The patient was an 88-year-old Singapore permanent resident with no recent travel history to affected places, said the...