AJ Impact

Stocks slide on Apple's virus warning, euro near three-year low

China reported its lowest daily death toll in a week, but WHO says the data should be viewed with caution.

Stocks slide on Apple's virus warning, euro near three-year low

Ebola

WHO extends emergency status of Ebola in DR Congo

The emergency could be lifted within three months on the advice of the UN health agency's experts.

WHO extends emergency status of Ebola in DR Congo

Asia Pacific

How long will COVID-19 outbreak last; how can you stay protected?

WHO says new coronavirus presents a 'grave threat' to world - here's the latest on how you can protect yourself.

How long will COVID-19 outbreak last; how can you stay protected?

Asia Pacific

COVID-19: WHO renames deadly coronavirus

Global health agency says name picked to avoid references to specific location, animal species or group of people.

COVID-19: WHO renames deadly coronavirus

Coronavirus outbreak

Xi: China must win 'people's war' against epidemic

President Xi Jinping urges Chinese to have confidence in their ability to fight the coronavirus outbreak.

China coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

AJ Impact

Dozens of Asian trade fairs, conferences postponed on virus fears

Billion-dollar deals are being put off as travel in and out of China is curbed to contain the coronavirus's spread.

Dozens of Asian trade fairs, conferences postponed on virus fears

Inside Story

Why are the poor losing fight against cancer?

WHO report notes 'unacceptable' treatment gap between the poor and the rich nations.

Coronavirus outbreak

First death outside China reported in the Philippines

At least 304 people in China have died from the virus, which has infected more than 14,500 worldwide - mostly in China.

Inside Story

Is the response to the coronavirus enough?

As the virus spreads around the world, countries are banning travel and closing their borders to contain the outbreak.

Asia Pacific

New coronavirus outbreak: Facts and myths

Spread of new type of coronavirus from China accompanied by misinformation and fake claims online.

Dispelling the myths around the new coronavirus outbreak

Coronavirus outbreak

China coronavirus death toll surges: All the latest updates

More airlines suspend flights to and from China, as countries evacuate their citizens from virus-hit Hubei province.

China coronavirus death toll surges: All the latest updates

Coronavirus outbreak

Nearly 10,000 cases of coronavirus confirmed

United Kingdom and Russia are latest countries to confirm cases, as number of people infected in China nears 10,000.

Coronavirus spreads to more countries: All the latest updates

AJ Impact

China's factory activity stalls as virus risks grow

But analysts warn that latest figures do not reflect the full economic effect of the China coronavirus.

China's factory activity stalls as virus risks grow

Coronavirus outbreak

WHO declares coronavirus outbreak global emergency

To coordinate global response, WHO says spread of coronavirus is 'public health emergency of international concern'.

China battles coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates

Coronavirus outbreak

China coronavirus death toll jumps to 132

Lion Air and British Airways among airlines cancelling some or all flights to China after governments issue warnings.

China battles coronavirus outbreak: All the latest updates