Number of infections on virus-hit ship in Japan up 70 to 355: gov't TOKYO. KAZINFORM The number of new coronavirus infections among passengers and crew of the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined near Tokyo has risen by 70 to 355, the government said Sunday, while more domestic cases were also reported and experts warned the situation could worsen.
Cruise shooed from various countries over COVID-19 fears docks in Cambodia BANGKOK. KAZINFORM A cruise ship carrying thousands of people that had been denied entry into several countries over fears its passengers were infected with a new deadly coronavirus, docked Thursday in a port in Cambodia, 13 days after setting sail.
4 Kazakhstanis on coronavirus-hit Diamond Princess cruise ship, Health Ministry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «Four Kazakhstanis stay on board the Diamond Princess, coronavirus-hit cruise ship quarantined at Yokohama, Japan,» an official spokesperson of the Kazakh Health Ministry, Dias Akhmetsharip, told a briefing.
Virus cases top 200 in Japan as 40 more found infected on cruise ship TOKYO. KAZINFORM The number of new coronavirus infections has topped 200 in Japan after another 40 people including a quarantine officer on a cruise ship docked at Yokohama near Tokyo have tested positive, the health ministry said Wednesday.
Kazakhstan to fly more nationals out of China NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Pursuant to the Kazakh President’s task to take measures to protect Kazakhstani nationals from coronavirus the Government of Kazakhstan plans to evacuate Kazakhstanis staying in China and willing to return home, the Kazakh MFA’s press service reports.
Dubai Airport busiest for international traffic for 6th year running DUBAI. KAZINFORM Dubai International, DXB, has retained its position as the world’s number one hub for international passengers for the sixth consecutive year with annual traffic for 2019 reaching 86.4 million – 6 million more than the nearest rival London Heathrow.
Kazakhstan evacuated its nationals from Wuhan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The National coordination centre of emergency medicine of the Kazakh Healthcare Ministry airlifted 83 Kazakhstanis, including 80 students studying in Wuhan, from China, the interdepartmental commission for prevention of coronavirus spread in Kazakhstan said.