The total value of China’s stock market climbed to a record high of more than $10tn, as the country’s economic recovery is accelerating.
Iran’s Deputy Health Minister Iraj Harirchi said that the whole country is now classified as “red” – the highest category in the country’s virus risk scaling.
The coronavirus could have been lying dormant across the world until being 'ignited' by favorable environmental conditions – rather than originating in China, a leading expert has claimed.
Eleven residential estates in south Beijing has been locked down due to a fresh cluster of coronavirus cases linked to a nearby meat market, officials said on Saturday.
The US could become the global epicenter of the coronavirus pandemic, the World Health Organization said on Tuesday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping offered help to Italy, Iran and South Korea as the three countries fight the coronavirus outbreak which was first diagnosed in China's Wuhan.
A lawmaker in Iran said students may have to attend schools during the summer holidays to make up for the sessions they have missed at the time of nationwide closures.
The global business travel sector is expected to take a revenue hit of about $820 billion, with China accounting for nearly half of the losses.
Iran’s Minister of Health Saeed Namaki called on medical researchers and technology teams in his ministry to undertake research into the novel coronavirus.
Iran’s judiciary said Monday it has temporarily released around 70,000 prisoners as part of efforts to prevent a further spread of the new coronavirus.