Critical Eris alert in Türkiye
Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca reported that the Eris variant of COVID-19, which continues to spread rapidly all over the world, has been seen in nine people in Türkiye, but the situation is not at an alarming level.
Corona shock to Spanish PM Sanchez before G-20
Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez, who is preparing to go to the G-20 Leaders Summit in India, reportedly tested positive for Covid-19. It was noted that Sanchez is in good health however, he will not be able to attend the summit and continue to work at his residence in Spain’s capital, Madrid.
Fearful Covid-19 statement from WHO
The World Health Organization (WHO) announced in its report that there was a 38 percent increase in COVID-19 cases in August 2023 compared to the previous period. According to the report, over 1.4 million new Covid-19 cases and over 1800 Covid-19-related deaths were reported in the 28-day period from July 31 to August 27.
Pandemic nightmare returns to USA
Eris, a sub-variant of the coronavirus, has caused some countries to take measures reminiscent of the first days of the pandemic. In the United States of America (USA), institutions and organizations have imposed a mask obligation on their employees in order to prevent the new wave of epidemics thought to be caused by the Eris variant.
New variant of Covid-19 spreads around world
The UK Health and Safety Agency (UKHSA) announced that the frequently mutated ‘BA.2.86’ variant of Covid-19 was also seen in the United Kingdom (UK). The new variant, about which there is not enough information, emerged in Israel and was later seen in Denmark and the United States (US).
First in Dutch economy after Covid-19 epidemic
After the first quarter of the year, the Dutch economy shrank in the second quarter and entered a recession. The decline in consumer spending and exports are thought to be the two most important factors causing the recession.
New variant Eris continues to spread in Europe
In France, it was announced that the rapid spread of Eris, a sub-variant of Covid-19, across the country may be linked to the summer vacation.
South Korea will follow Covid-19 from 'waste water'
South Korea, which wants to follow the course of the coronavirus epidemic, which emerged in China in 2019 and affected the whole world in 2020, announced that it will be tested on a weekly basis in wastewater in big cities.
COVID-19 variants found in mice
Scientists have encountered COVID-19 infection in some mice living in sewer systems. Researchers warned that although the coronavirus measures around the world have been greatly reduced, the danger could resurface at any time.
Millions of vaccines will be destroyed in Bulgaria
Bulgaria, which stockpiles during the peak of the coronavirus epidemic, is in trouble with vaccines. In the statement made by the Ministry of Health, it was reported that 2 million doses of vaccine were destroyed before, and 2.8 million more vaccines, which are about to expire, will be destroyed. On the other hand, Bulgaria has to import 8 million more vaccines by the end of this year, according to the contract.
Mask ban lifted in Hong Kong after 3 years
As of Wednesday, China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ended the mandatory mask-wearing rule in public places due to the Covid-19 outbreak.
FBI joins coronavirus discussions
The coronavirus, which emerged in 2019 and took the whole world captive, changed the economic balances and caused the death of approximately 7 million people. So, how did Covid-19 emerge, the traces of which could not be completely erased even though it has been about 3 years? FBI Director Christopher Wray, who has been involved in the recent debate about the origin of the virus, pointed to laboratories in China.
Japan relaxes restrictions on travelers from China
Japan has announced that it will relax restrictions on travelers from China after China's "zero COVID" policy. Everyone will be required to test for the virus.
The secret of the corona was revealed!
An unknown report has emerged regarding the coronavirus epidemic, which caused the death of approximately 7 million people worldwide. In the intelligence report presented to US President Joe Biden, it was learned that the Department of Energy reached a remarkable conclusion about the origin of the coronavirus.
China 'defeated' Covid
Chinese top leaders claim they have definitively defeated Coid. Scientists say otherwise. Confusion about China's Covid process continues.
South Korea lifts visa restrictions on Chinese
On Saturday, it was announced that South Korea plans to lift visa restrictions on travelers from China. The reason for lifting the restriction was explained as China's improving the Covid-19 situation.
Japan tests all China arrivals for COVID as cases surge
Japan on Friday started requiring COVID-19 tests for all passengers arriving from China as an emergency measure against surging infections there as the Asian island country faces its own rising case numbers and record-level deaths.
Hospitalizations signal rising COVID-19 risk for US seniors
Coronavirus-related hospital admissions are climbing again in the United States, with older adults a growing share of U.S. deaths and less than half of nursing home residents up to date on COVID-19 vaccinations.
Queen Elizabeth II tests positive for COVID-19
Queen, 95, is experiencing mild cold-like symptoms, Buckingham Palace says