Emirates to suspend all passenger flights amid COVID-19 outbreak

Emirates to suspend all passenger flights amid COVID-19 outbreak

DUBAI: Emirates announced on Sunday (Mar 22) that it will “temporarily suspend” all its passenger operations from Wednesday in light of the COVID-19 outbreak that has forced countries to close their borders.  The deadly coronavirus has caused the world to go...
France appeals to workers as COVID-19 claims first doctor

France appeals to workers as COVID-19 claims first doctor

PARIS: The COVID-19 outbreak has claimed its first fatality among French medical personnel, Health Minister Olivier Veran said on Sunday (Mar 22), as the country prepares for an expected surge in cases. The minister, who paid tribute to front-line medical staff during...
Malaysia reports 123 new COVID-19 cases; national death toll at 10

Malaysia reports 123 new COVID-19 cases; national death toll at 10

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia on Sunday (Mar 22) reported 123 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the national total to 1,306.   Health director-general Noor Hisham Abdullah also confirmed that two patients had died on Sunday, bringing the national death toll to 10.  Advertisement...