• Mainland China reports first imported monkeypox case

    8 days ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    The Chinese city of Chongqing reported one case of the monkeypox virus infection on Friday in an individual who arrived from abroad, marking mainland China's first known monkeypox infection amid the recent global outbreak of the virus. The transmission risk is low as the individual was put in quarantine upon arrival in Chongqing, the municipal health commission said in a statement. All close contacts have been isolated and are under medical observation. The person concerned entered Chongqing city in transit from abroad and showed symptoms such as a skin rash during their quarantine period...
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  • Chinese mainland reports 76 new local confirmed COVID-19 cases

    Chinese mainland reports 76 new local confirmed COVID-19 cases

    8 days ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    The Chinese mainland on Friday reported 76 locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 34 in Sichuan, the National Health Commission's said Saturday. A total of 505 local asymptomatic carriers were newly identified. A total of 298 COVID-19 patients were discharged from hospitals after recovery on the Chinese mainland on Friday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 patients discharged from hospitals to 238,711. Friday saw no new deaths from COVID-19, with the total death toll remaining at 5,226.
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