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More than 14,000 cases of coronavirus in China, including 304 deaths

On February 2, the Chinese authorities announced that the number of confirmed deaths in the country due to the Coronavirus has risen to 304 in  the past 24 hours,  45 people in Hubei.

Agence France-Presse quoted the National Health Commission as saying that the past 24 hours also recorded 2590 new infections, including 1921 injuries in the Province of Hubei, bringing the total number of sick people across the country to more than 14,000 people.

Coronavirus death toll in China rises to 170

The Chinese authorities announced today that the death toll due to the coronavirus has risen to 170, after 37 other people died from this virus in Hubei Province.

About 7711 confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus have been registered in 31 districts at the level of the  province, Xinhua news agency quoted the authorities as saying.

Previous statistics indicated that coronavirus has claimed the lives of  132 people in China, in addition to the infection of about 6 thousand others.  There are at least 47 confirmed cases in 16 other countries, including the United Arab Emirates, Thailand, France, the United States and Australia, but there were no reports of deaths outside China.

Inas Abdulkareem

China calls on the international community to enhance cooperation in tackling the Coronavirus

Capitals, ST- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi called on the international community to enhance cooperation in tackling the Coronavirus and other epidemics, noting that the spread of this virus in several countries showed how all countries are related to each other.

"The current spread of this disease reminds us again that , in the age of globalization, the fate of all countries is closely related to each other ... and therefore our interests are shared," Wang told his French counterpart, Jean-Yves Le Drian in phone call, Xinhua reported.

Syria participates in the International Asian Dental Implant Conference

Colombo, (ST) - Syria participated in the the  Asian International  Dental Implant Conference which was held last week in Colombo, Sri lanka  discussing  the basic concepts of adopting  digital technology in dentistry.

With the participation of about 400 doctors from different countries of the world, the conference which lasted three days included about 15 lectures focused on the developments of knowledge and surgical and prosthetic experiences in the field of dental implants and digital technology.

Russia is developing two vaccines against the new coronavirus

Russia has developed two experimental vaccines against the new coronavirus, which has currently become an epidemic in China and a number of countries.

Sputnik quoted the Director General of the Novosibirsk Virological and Biotechnology Scientific Center (Viktor) Rinat Maksyotov as saying today that two vaccines are being developed whose prototype would be tested in June, indicating that two diagnostic sets of the new coronavirus have already been established in Viktor.

The Chinese health authorities announced earlier recording 2744 confirmed cases of pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus, including 461 cases in critical condition, of whom 80 people died.

Inas Abdulkareem