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Qatar bans travellers from Egypt over coronavirus fears

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More than 64,000 cases of coronavirus have been diagnosed around the world and 1,363 people have died. She also stressed the need to ensure the safety of those who frequent restaurants, noting that the campaigns have covered seven provinces so far. MailOnline understands a British Airways flight from Kuala Lumpur was held up on the tarmac for two hours when it landed at 6. A third person, who is a close relative of one of the other two, has also been confirmed to have the virus. The subject was found to be a foreigner, according to the statement. Half of the 99 patients examined were also found to be suffering from a pre-existing chronic disease, while 49 percent had a direct connection to the food market that is suspected to be the origin of the virus. The employees and chefs of these restaurants are Egyptians, who are trained in Chinese cooking methods.

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Egypt confirms coronavirus case, the first in Africa

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But experts say a case was inevitable, given the large amount of traffic between the continent and China. It did not specify the person's nationality or their point of entry. More than 600 people have been found infected. Deep trade links with China and often overstretched healthcare systems have raised concerns about the capacity of African countries to respond to an outbreak. She further added that the governors were tasked to impose strict controls on Chinese restaurants, in order to prevent the epidemic leaking. The sufferer was not Egyptian, the ministry said in a statement, without specifying the nationality.

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Egypt free from coronavirus: WHO

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The Ministry of Health and Population of Egypt announced the launch of massive campaigns against Chinese restaurants in Egypt. Hala had reportedly declared that the ministry will launch massive campaigns against Chinese restaurants in Egypt as a preventive measure. The airport chaos illustrates the increasing disruption the virus is causing for travellers around the world, even where the risk of genuine infections is considerably lower than it is in the Far East. But the situation is fast changing, according to officials. No confirmed cases of the new 2019-nCoV have been reported in the Eastern Mediterranean Region. The city of Macau, a gambling hub hugely popular with mainland tourists, has confirmed two cases.

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The global spread of the coronavirus: Where is it?

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On Friday a second case was announced — a woman in her 60s living in Chicago. Both remain in treatment and are in stable conditions. Across the world, more than 2,900 people have died from the fast-spreading virus that appears to have originated in China in December. Everyone was eventually allowed to disembark half-an-hour later. Egyptian authorities had notified the World Health Organization and the patient been placed in quarantined isolation in hospital. Egyptians wondered if the ministry had no other way to cancel the holidays and summon doctors in emergency situations, and therefore decided to cancel their vacations to keep them in hospitals. The two Qatari individuals were evacuated from Iran on February 27 and were placed in full quarantine.

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How is Egypt preparing to face coronavirus?

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So, if the virus was to hit a fragile state in Africa, the concern is that the consequences would be very, very devastating. China intensified its efforts to contain the spread of the emerging coronavirus, which has isolated more than 40 million people, while a number of ceremonies that were scheduled for Saturday for the Chinese New Year were cancelled. The health ministry said a South Korean man in his 50s started experiencing symptoms while working in Wuhan on Jan 10. The National Health Commission said 121 more deaths were recorded yesterday, as well as 5,090 new confirmed cases. As of today, 2,129 people globally lost their lives due to the virus, with 2,029 deaths in China alone.

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Egypt announces first confirmed coronavirus case, says patient is foreigner

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Local media said the patient was a man in his 40s who was originally from Wuhan and on a trip to Japan. However, airport sources dispute the length of the delay and say only one customer was suspected of having the contagious virus and was tended to on board. The development made Egypt the first country in the African continent to report a confirmed case, and the second in the Middle East region, after the late last month its first cases. The Ministry of Health and Population said that the governors were tasked to impose strict controls on Chinese restaurants, in order to prevent the epidemic leaking into the country. Both were treated and are recovering. Nearly all of those who died were in the Wuhan region, but officials have confirmed two deaths elsewhere. More than 87,000 people have been infected worldwide.

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