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Daily News - 19 March 2020


19 March 2020

 

Express.co.uk: Coronavirus: 'Second wave' of COVID-19 'expected' in China – Expert's chilling prediction - CHINA will have to endure a devastating "second wave" of COVID-19 infections according to a Professor of Public Health.

https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/1256809/Coronavirus-China-news-Wuhan-advice-COVID19-cases-pandemic-symptoms-UK-latest-update

 

The New York Times: Coronavirus Live Updates: Trump Signs Relief Package; China Reports Zero New Local Infections

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/18/world/coronavirus-news.html

 

Thedailybeast.com: Coronavirus Cases Inch Back up in Asia, Denting Hopes That Disease Was Contained

https://www.thedailybeast.com/coronavirus-cases-resurge-in-asia-crushing-hopes-that-disease-was-contained?ref=home

 

Bloomberg.com: As China’s Virus Cases Reach Zero, Experts Warn of Second Wave

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-03-18/as-china-virus-cases-near-zero-experts-warn-of-second-wave

 

The Japan Times: As China coronavirus cases near zero, experts warn of second wave

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2020/03/19/asia-pacific/china-coronavirus-cases-near-zero-experts-warn-second-wave/#.XnLthKgzYuV

 

The Indian Express: China hits a coronavirus milestone: No new local infections

https://indianexpress.com/article/coronavirus/china-hits-a-coronavirus-milestone-no-new-local-infections-6321364/

 

Zeenews.india.com: China records no new local infections as global death toll touches 8,938

https://zeenews.india.com/world/china-records-no-new-local-infections-as-global-death-toll-touches-8938-2270300.html

 

FT 中文網:亞洲出現第二波新冠疫情

http://www.ftchinese.com/story/001086822

 

The Washington Post: How the U.S. can defeat coronavirus: Heed Asia’s lessons from past epidemics

https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/how-the-us-can-defeat-coronavirus-heed-asias-lessons-from-epidemics-past/2020/03/18/9aa7916a-67a5-11ea-b199-3a9799c54512_story.html

 

Newsweek.com: CAN YOU GET CORONAVIRUS TWICE?

https://www.newsweek.com/can-you-get-coronavirus-twice-1492987

 

Bgr.com: Here’s why coronavirus tests sometimes come back positive again after recovery

https://bgr.com/2020/03/18/coronavirus-update-covid-19-test-result-positive-after-recovery/

 

香港電台中文新聞:福田敬二專訪稱確診個案已太多 外國封城作用有限

https://news.rthk.hk/rthk/ch/component/k2/1514971-20200317.htm

 

橙新聞:福田敬二:確診個案已太多 外國封城作用有限

http://www.orangenews.hk/news/system/2020/03/17/010143074.shtml

 

The Indian Express: An Expert Explains: ‘Time to start random testing of people with flu, scale it up if necessary’

https://indianexpress.com/article/explained/india-coronavirus-test-covid-19-6319355/

 

Independent.co.uk: From coronavirus to antibiotics: the ways we use animals ‘still risks spreading disease’ - Experts agree it all began in an animal market in China – but there are other threats from the way we live, too

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/coronavirus-antibiotics-wild-animals-wildlife-china-wuhan-bat-pangolin-a9407261.html

 

AccuWeather.com: New study says 'high temperature and high relative humidity significantly reduce' spread of COVID-19

https://www.accuweather.com/en/health-wellness/new-study-says-high-temperature-and-high-relative-humidity-significantly-reduce-spread-of-covid-19/703418

 

Star Advertiser: Jury out on whether summer will tamp down coronavirus

https://www.staradvertiser.com/2020/03/17/hawaii-news/jury-out-on-whether-summer-will-tamp-down-coronavirus/

 

CNBC TV18: There is clear laboratory evidence that Covid-19 virus is heat sensitive, says professor John Nicholls

https://www.cnbctv18.com/healthcare/there-is-clear-laboratory-evidence-that-covid-19-virus-is-heat-sensitive-says-professor-john-nicholls-5511691.htm

 

信報財經新聞:梁卓偉料歐美未來數月第一波爆發高峰期

https://www2.hkej.com/instantnews/current/article/2405502/%E6%A2%81%E5%8D%93%E5%81%89%E6%96%99%E6%AD%90%E7%BE%8E%E6%9C%AA%E4%BE%86%E6%95%B8%E6%9C%88%E7%AC%AC%E4%B8%80%E6%B3%A2%E7%88%86%E7%99%BC%E9%AB%98%E5%B3%B0%E6%9C%9F

 

新城電台即時新聞:梁卓偉指實施旅遊禁令目的是限制旅客之間流動性

http://www.metroradio.com.hk/news/live.aspx?NewsId=20200317104026

 

Theatlantic.com: A Glimpse of the Coronavirus’s Possible Legacy - The imprint SARS has left on Hong Kong speaks to the legacy COVID-19 may well leave on much of the world.

https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2020/03/hong-kong-sars-china-coronavirus-covid19/608131/

 

Newsmax.com: Will Epidemic Rage Into 2021?

https://www.newsmax.com/scitech/china-microbiologist-coronavirus-virus/2020/03/17/id/958780/

 

The Straits Times: Coronavirus: Hong Kong reports 25 new cases, most are travellers from abroad

https://www.straitstimes.com/asia/east-asia/coronavirus-hong-kong-reports-14-new-cases-most-are-travellers-from-abroad

 

RTHK English News: 'Ban people without masks from public transport'

https://news.rthk.hk/rthk/en/component/k2/1515209-20200318.htm

 

無綫新聞:有專家倡為返港人士作新冠病毒檢測 減社區傳播風險

http://news.tvb.com/local/5e72380734b0312f035fd11d/%E6%9C%89%E5%B0%88%E5%AE%B6%E5%80%A1%E7%82%BA%E8%BF%94%E6%B8%AF%E4%BA%BA%E5%A3%AB%E4%BD%9C%E6%96%B0%E5%86%A0%E7%97%85%E6%AF%92%E6%AA%A2%E6%B8%AC-%E6%B8%9B%E7%A4%BE%E5%8D%80%E5%82%B3%E6%92%AD%E9%A2%A8%E9%9A%AA

 

思考 HK留學生湧港 林正財何栢良倡酒店隔離檢疫

https://www.thinkhk.com/article/2020-03/18/40115.html

 

商業電台新聞:何栢良:港府應禁外國人入境

https://www.881903.com/Page/ZH-TW/newsdetail.aspx?ItemId=1274610&csid=261_341

 

Miragenews.com: HKU State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases joins global effort to develop COVID-19 vaccine

https://www.miragenews.com/hku-state-key-laboratory-for-emerging-infectious-diseases-joins-global-effort-to-develop-covid-19-vaccine/

 

TOPick.hket.com【新冠肺炎】袁國勇帶領港大重點實驗室夥國際聯盟 CEPI 合作研發新冠肺炎病毒疫苗

https://topick.hket.com/article/2593992/%E3%80%90%E6%96%B0%E5%86%A0%E8%82%BA%E7%82%8E%E3%80%91%E8%A2%81%E5%9C%8B%E5%8B%87%E5%B8%B6%E9%A0%98%E6%B8%AF%E5%A4%A7%E9%87%8D%E9%BB%9E%E5%AF%A6%E9%A9%97%E5%AE%A4%E5%A4%A5%E5%9C%8B%E9%9A%9B%E8%81%AF%E7%9B%9FCEPI%E3%80%80%E5%90%88%E4%BD%9C%E7%A0%94%E7%99%BC%E6%96%B0%E5%86%A0%E8%82%BA%E7%82%8E%E7%97%85%E6%AF%92%E7%96%AB%E8%8B%97

 

頭條日報網站:吸煙者拉底口罩吸煙易中招 港大醫學院籲煙民疫情間戒煙

https://hd.stheadline.com/news/realtime/hk/1726245/%E5%8D%B3%E6%99%82-%E6%B8%AF%E8%81%9E-%E5%90%B8%E7%85%99%E8%80%85%E6%8B%89%E5%BA%95%E5%8F%A3%E7%BD%A9%E5%90%B8%E7%85%99%E6%98%93%E4%B8%AD%E6%8B%9B-%E6%B8%AF%E5%A4%A7%E9%86%AB%E5%AD%B8%E9%99%A2%E7%B1%B2%E7%85%99%E6%B0%91%E7%96%AB%E6%83%85%E9%96%93%E6%88%92%E7%85%99

 

巴士的報:拉底口罩吸煙易中招 港大醫學院:煙民疫情間應戒煙

https://www.bastillepost.com/hongkong/article/6120707-%E5%90%B8%E7%85%99%E8%80%85%E6%8B%89%E5%BA%95%E5%8F%A3%E7%BD%A9%E5%90%B8%E7%85%99%E6%98%93%E4%B8%AD%E6%8B%9B-%E6%B8%AF%E5%A4%A7%E9%86%AB%E5%AD%B8%E9%99%A2%E7%B1%B2%E7%85%99%E6%B0%91%E7%96%AB%E6%83%85

 

RTHK English News: Expert insists he's a patriot amid 'Wuhan virus' row

https://news.rthk.hk/rthk/en/component/k2/1515470-20200319.htm

 

香港電台中文新聞:袁國勇:研製疫苗需時及資金 病毒消失便再無人有興趣

https://news.rthk.hk/rthk/ch/component/k2/1515461-20200319.htm?spTabChangeable=0

 

商業電台新聞:袁國勇:作為科學家最重要是面對真相

https://www.881903.com/Page/ZH-TW/newsdetail.aspx?ItemId=1274879&csid=261_341