Shawn Yuan

Shawn Yuan

Coronavirus outbreak

China expels foreign journalists as coronavirus deaths climb

Critics call expulsion of Wall Street Journal reporters counterproductive as country grapples with a deadly outbreak.

China expels foreign journalists as coronavirus deaths climb

Coronavirus outbreak

Cheating death: China's Wuhan coronavirus survivors recall ordeal

Amid reports of infections nearing 75,000 the number of survivors is also growing with more than 14,000 reported.

Cheating death: China's Wuhan coronavirus survivors recall ordeal

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Scared and exposed: Rise in virus cases among China's medics

Long hours, fatigue and lack of protective gear result in 1,716 medical staff in China contracting coronavirus COVID-19.

Scared and exposed: Rise in virus cases among China's medics

China

Shut out: Virus pushes China's seriously ill to back of queue

As focus turns to combating the coronavirus, people with life-threatening diseases say their needs are being neglected.

Shut out: Virus pushes China's seriously ill to back of queue

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Holiday ends but workers stay home as China battles coronavirus

Workplaces, schools remain deserted in several cities as China works to contain new coronavirus.

Holiday ends but workers stay home as China battles coronavirus

Coronavirus outbreak

Grief, anger in China as doctor who warned about coronavirus dies

Dr Li Wenliang, a 34-year-old ophthalmologist, was reprimanded by officials after warning about the disease in December.

Grief, anger in China as doctor who warned about coronavirus dies

China

'I want to live': China's workers struggle amid virus shutdown

Chinese in informal work are struggling to make ends meet as coronavirus empties streets and shuts down businesses.

'I want to live': China's workers struggle amid virus shutdown

China

Wuhan turns to social media to vent anger at coronavirus response

Residents of virus-hit city accuse government of withholding information and downplaying severity of viral outbreak.

Wuhan turns to social media to vent anger at coronavirus response

Coronavirus outbreak

Local Red Cross under fire over China coronavirus donation mess

Public has sent medical supplies and money to help Hubei's front-line medics, but most remains in Red Cross warehouse.

Local Red Cross under fire over China coronavirus donation mess

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Diary of a Wuhan native: A week under coronavirus quarantine

A teacher from epicentre of deadly outbreak describes the growing anxiety under lockdown and anger towards government.

Diary of a Wuhan native: A week under coronavirus quarantine

Health

'Utter chaos': Coronavirus exposes China healthcare weaknesses

With more people infected with the coronavirus than had been with SARS, China's healthcare system is feeling the strain.

'Utter chaos': Coronavirus exposes China healthcare weaknesses

China

Coronavirus: Hubei cities fearful as medical supplies run low

Doctors say they have resorted to using raincoats and plastic bags as protection as officials call for more supplies.

Coronavirus: Hubei cities fearful as medical supplies run low