• Chinese city of Qingdao punishes two officials over coronavirus cluster

    6 days ago - By China Travel & Tourism News

    The Chinese city of Qingdao said on Thursday it had suspended its health commission head and sacked a hospital director following an outbreak of coronavirus infections that ended China's run of about two months without reporting a local case. The coastal city has reported 13 recent infections, most of them linked to the Qingdao Chest Hospital, where infected travelers arriving from overseas had been treated in an isolation area. One of the cases involved a dock worker who had earlier tested positive for the virus but only developed symptoms after about 20 days, the city said. Qingdao...
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