Tag: China COVID cases

More than 13,000 Covid-negative people “forced” sent to quarantine in Beijing

Last month, thousands of negative Shanghai residents were sent to temporary quarantine centers Beijing: Thousands of Covid-negative Beijing residents were moved to quarantine hotels overnight due to a handful of infections, as the capital begins to take more extreme containment measures like virus-hit Shanghai. Beijing is battling its worst outbreak since the pandemic began. The […]

china coronavirus, china covid cases, china covid news: China lifts curbs in border cities. Reason: North Korea’s Kovid Surge

Covid in China: China has reported hundreds of infections in recent weeks. Beijing: A major Chinese port city near the border with North Korea has started regular Covid-19 testing for all 7.5 million residents, as its isolated neighbors battle a spiraling outbreak. China is sticking to a rigid, zero-Covid approach that has left the capital […]

China Coronavirus, China Covid Cases, China Covid News:Is China Restricting Travel Further Amid Covid Surge? China Responds

Coronavirus: COVID-19 cases have been reported in China amid Omicron surge. Beijing: China on Friday dismissed reports that it has suspended issuing passports to its citizens, or prevented people from leaving the country and stated that “such rumors aim to distort and discredit” Beijing’s entry and exit policies. A National Immigration Administration (NIA) spokesperson today […]

China denies blocking passports to control COVID-19

China denied rumors that passport issuance had been stopped and residence cards had been invalidated. Beijing: China’s immigration authority is still providing services for essential trips outside the country, saying it today refuted rumors that passport issuance had been stopped and residency cards were being invalidated for overseas stays. The National Immigration Administration (NIA) said […]

Beijing Works From Home Getting Closer To Shanghai’s Victory Against Covid

The COVID restrictions in several major cities have placed lakhs of people under various restrictions. (file) Beijing/Shanghai: Streets in China’s capital Beijing were deserted today as residents heeded officials’ advice to work from home to prevent the spread of COVID-19, while officials in closed Shanghai said they aimed to contain the virus this month. is […]

How China’s “witless” zero-Covid policy is affecting global trade

Coronavirus: COVID-19 cases have been reported in China amid Omicron boom. Beijing: China’s infamous zero-COVID policy is not only harming Chinese citizens but also posing a significant threat to the world as the country’s ‘intelligent’ regulations left hundreds of cargo ships stranded at ports which will affect freight costs and global inflation. Maersk, the world’s […]

China’s 2 largest cities tell residents about the Covid outbreak

Coronavirus: COVID-19 cases have been reported in China amid Omicron boom. Shanghai: China’s two biggest cities tightened COVID-19 restrictions on their residents on Monday, raising fresh frustrations and even questions about the legitimacy of its relentless battle with the virus. As officials wrestle with China’s worst COVID outbreak since the pandemic began, authorities in its […]