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COVID-19: Death toll tops 2,000 while new cases in China decrease for 2nd day

At least 1,749 new infections and 136 new deaths were announced after China’s leader said disease prevention and control was at “a critical time.”

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Quebec couple affected by COVID-19 on cruise ship slam quarantine measures as ‘improvisation’

A Quebec man on the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan is among the 43 Canadians who have contracted the novel coronavirus.

'Diamond Princess is COVID-19 mill. How I got in the ship and was removed from it within one day. - YouTube' By Prof. Kentaro Iwata M.D., Kobe Univ. Hospital
Cruises are disease vectors.

18.2.2020

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43 Canadians test positive for new coronavirus on cruise ship in Japan

Being confined to a ship without proper medical care is a huge risk when quarantined. All the passengers will be infected. You need a qualified quarantine zone not a ship with poor ventilation and such.
Is anyone else having anxiety about this virus...? Future pandemic?

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Hedge funds use DIY strategies to gauge coronavirus impact

Some methods verge on the macabre

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Japan says 88 more virus cases confirmed on quarantined ship

Japan says 88 more virus cases confirmed on quarantined ship

sydthesquider The quarantined ship idea , just ain’t working , but what did they expect from re-Circulated air exactly ? All ships are the same ,, intake fans , exhaust fans , air conditioning, and yes re-circulated air ! In every Cabin ! dummies
The virus is picking them off one by one. It’s becoming clear that this cruise ship is a Petrie dish. I’d be living on the balcony...

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Stock markets trending lower on novel coronavirus fears after Apple sales warning

Apple fanned worries about the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on global supply chains.

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COVID-19: Why quarantining passengers on a cruise ship was a bad idea

Quarantining passengers on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship just ended up incubating the novel coronavirus disease, experts say.

How did I know this was going to happen, and I’m not even an expert? These “experts”, idiots - all of them.
Sounds like they wanted this to get worse on the ship. Why else would you keep all those people in such close quarters?

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'All of us want to get home': Canadians on quarantined cruise ship 'expected' to depart Thursday

Canadians aboard quarantined cruises ship 'expected' to depart Japan Thursday

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Canadian dollar hits six-day low on coronavirus damage, factory data miss

Loonie at 75.37 U.S. cents

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Hospital director at centre of epidemic reportedly dies of COVID-19

Hospital director at centre of epidemic reportedly dies of COVID-19


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Canada’s health minister to visit CFB Trenton where hundreds under quarantine

Canada’s health minister to visit CFB Trenton where hundreds under quarantine

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China sees fall in coronvirus deaths but WHO urges caution

China sees fall in coronvirus deaths but WHO urges caution

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Canadians quarantined on Japan cruise ship ‘expected’ to leave on flight Thursday

A flight is scheduled Thursday for those Canadians who are quarantined on a Japan cruise ship.

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Flight to evacuate Canadians from cruise ship ‘expected’ to depart Japan on Thursday

Flight to evacuate Canadians from cruise ship ‘expected’ to depart Japan on Thursday

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Health minister to visit quarantine zone at CFB Trenton

Health minister to visit quarantine zone at CFB Trenton

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Coronavirus outbreak threatens global supplies of antibiotics, other drugs: European business group

Coronavirus outbreak threatens global supplies of antibiotics, other drugs: European business group

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Japan plans HIV drug trials for coronavirus; cruise ship evacuations continue

Japan has 540 confirmed infections, with virus posing risk to economy

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At least 32 Canadians test positive for COVID-19 on board quarantined ship: government

Any Canadians choosing to not take the charter flight will have to complete the current quarantine in Japan.

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Is COVID-19 spreading because we didn’t heed the lessons of previous viral outbreaks?

Experts say lessons learned from past viral outbreaks could have lessened the impact of COVID-19

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Confusion, anger aboard quarantined cruise ship as coronavirus spreads

Deleted tweet from foreign affairs minister adds to confusion for Canadians on quarantined cruise ship

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Apple warns investors novel coronavirus outbreak will likely reduce iPhone sales

Apple warns investors novel coronavirus outbreak will likely reduce iPhone sales

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Death toll from COVID-19 rises to 1,868, according to latest figures from China

China may postpone its annual congress in March, its biggest political meeting of the year, to avoid travel while the disease is still spreading.

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COVID-19: China reports 1,886 new virus cases as death toll rises by 98

COVID-19: China reports 1,886 new virus cases as death toll rises by 98

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Canadian protection standards for COVID-19 to be reviewed, health agency says

Canadian protection standards for COVID-19 to be reviewed, health agency says

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Federal health agency to review protocols for dealing with coronavirus outbreak

Federal health agency to review protocols for dealing with coronavirus outbreak

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COVID-19: Ontario couple on quarantined Diamond Princess say days are ‘long and boring’

The couple passes time by chatting with people online, reading or doing puzzles, or wandering onto their balcony to talk to their friends in the room above.

17.2.2020

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Canadian couple aboard ship quarantined in Japan says they still love cruises

Awaiting evacuation, Canadian couple aboard ship quarantined in Japan says they still love cruises cdnpoli

17.2.2020

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COVID-19 fears spike after woman let off cruise ship in Cambodia tests positive

COVID-19 fears spike after woman let off cruise ship in Cambodia tests positive

17.2.2020

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Hundreds of Americans, including several with coronavirus, flown home from cruise ship

Hundreds of Americans, including several with coronavirus, flown home from cruise ship

17.2.2020

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14 Americans evacuated from Japan cruise ship test positive for coronavirus

14 Americans evacuated from Japan cruise ship test positive for coronavirus

17.2.2020

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Japan on brink of recession as economy contracts, virus heightens risk

Japan on brink of recession as economy contracts, virus heightens risk GlobeBusiness

17.2.2020

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Japan confirms 99 more cases of new virus on cruise ship

Japan confirms 99 more cases of new virus on cruise ship

17.2.2020

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Government to evacuate Canadians from quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship

Government to evacuate Canadians from quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship

17.2.2020

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Canadian cruise ship evacuees frustrated with additional quarantine period

Canadian evacuees of Japan cruise ship frustrated over additional quarantine period

17.2.2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: Canadians return home from cruise ship, nurses call for improved protections

New on YouTube: Coronavirus outbreak: Canadians return home from cruise ship, nurses call for improved protections

17.2.2020

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Global National: Feb. 16, 2020 | Cruise ship-quarantined Canadians come home after coronavirus scare

New on YouTube: Global National: Feb. 16, 2020 | Cruise ship-quarantined Canadians come home after coronavirus scare

17.2.2020

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Officials say currently ‘no evidence’ that pets can be infected with COVID-19

According to the World Health Organization, there is currently 'no evidence' that companion animals or pets like dogs and cats can be infected with the virus.

17.2.2020

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Coronavirus outbreak: Hundreds hold mass prayer at Jerusalem's Western Wall for those impacted

New on YouTube: Coronavirus outbreak: Hundreds hold mass prayer at Jerusalem's Western Wall for those impacted

17.2.2020

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Americans in Japan to trade one quarantine for another

Americans in Japan to trade one quarantine for another

16.2.2020

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HuffPost is now a part of Verizon Media

16.2.2020

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COVID-19: Germans evacuated from Wuhan, China set to leave quarantine

COVID-19: Germans evacuated from Wuhan, China set to leave quarantine

16.2.2020

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COVID-19: China’s coronavirus costs rise as some industries remain closed

COVID-19: China’s coronavirus costs rise as some industries remain closed

16.2.2020

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