TWENTY thousand bottles of bird's nest drinks, 14,000 cups of bubble tea, over 45,000 packets of drinks and snacks, and 7,000 notes of appreciation and encouragement.

[BEIJING] China's aviation regulator said on Wednesday that it hopes countries will lift virus-related travel restrictions as soon as possible, in line with guidance from the World Health...

[BEIJING] The number of fatalities from China's new coronavirus epidemic jumped to 1,113 nationwide on Wednesday after another 97 deaths were reported by the national health commission.

[SEOUL] South Korea's Asiana Airlines has asked cabin crew members to take unpaid leave as the flag carrier's China routes have been reduced due to concerns over the spread of the new coronavirus...

[TOKYO] An additional 39 people on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship off the Japan coast have tested positive for the new coronavirus, Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said on...

[BEIJING] Countries have a chance of stopping the global spread of the new coronavirus, the chief of the World Health Organization said Tuesday, urging them to work together against the outbreak...

[WASHINGTON] The US central bank is keeping watch for any impact from the virus outbreak in China that could spread beyond its borders, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said on Tuesday.

VIRUS OUTBREAK

SINGAPORE'S tourism-linked sectors are in for a rough ride - visitor arrivals may fall by 25 to 30 per cent this year due to the novel coronavirus outbreak.

VIRUS OUTBREAK

IN light of uncertainties from the novel coronavirus outbreak, the organiser of Singapore's IT Show, Food & Beverage Fair, BuildTech Asia and CARGONOW has postponed the four events until...

OCBC Investment Research has downgraded SIA Engineering Company (SIAEC) to a "sell" and lowered its fair value estimate on the stock from S$2.86 to S$2.41, citing the effect that the novel...