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China Moves to Delay Parliament for First Time in Decades

(Bloomberg) -- China is considering delaying its most high-profile annual political meeting for the first time in decades, as the government attempts to contain an outbreak of a deadly new strain of coronavirus.The Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress will meet Feb. 24 to consider a delay of the annual meeting of the full parliament planned to convene March 5, the official Xinhua News Agency said Monday. The Standing Committee will also consider measures to curb practices that ma...
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China reports spike in virus cases with new diagnosis method

By YANAN WANG BEIJING  — China on Thursday reported 254 new deaths and a spike in virus cases of 15,152, after the hardest-hit province of Hubei applied a new classification system that broadens the scope of diagnoses for the outbreak, which has spread to more than 20 countries. Japan also reported its first death, a woman in her 80s who had been hospitalized since early February. Two other places outside mainland China — Hong Kong and the Philippines — have previously confirmed one death each. ...
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Coronavirus Deaths Spike with New Diagnosing Criteria, Beijing Fires Hubei Party Head in Response

The official Chinese coronavirus death-toll rose over 20 percent on Wednesday after China eased its diagnostic criteria. Nearly 15,000 new cases and 242 new deaths were recorded in Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak.Previously, the government had only confirmed cases in those individuals who tested positive for the virus. With testing kits in short supply amid the outbreak, however, China’s state-run Xinhua News Agency reported that the government is now simply relying on diagnoses fr...
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Coronavirus latest updates: Hubei's leader sacked as China death toll passes 1,600 – live news

Jiang Chaoliang replaced in province where cases have jumped by 15,000 in one day, as 44 more passengers diagnosed on stricken cruise shipChina purges regional leaders hours after spike in deaths800 Pakistan students plead for help to escape WuhanUK prepares for more cases after first London diagnosisShare your experiences 11.01am GMT European Union health ministers are holding an emergency meeting today on how to prevent the Covid-19 virus from further spreading across Europe.Ministers from...
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China Reports Over 15,000 Coronavirus Cases in Single Day Using New Diagnostic Guidelines

China reported 15,152 new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, according to state broadcaster Xinhua, the largest jump in a single day and up significantly from the few thousand confirmed cases China typically reports daily. Chinese health authorities also reported 254 new deaths, the largest number in a single day…Read more...
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China’s New Hong Kong Affairs Director Used to Rip Crosses From Churches

China named an official known for tearing crosses from the roofs of churches to lead the agency that oversees Hong Kong, in the biggest shakeup yet after months of unrest. Xia Baolong, 67, the vice chairman of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, will replace Zhang Xiaoming as director of the Hong Kong & Macau Affairs Office, the State Council said Thursday. Zhang will become a vice director, it said. Xia is a former close aide to President Xi Jinping and served as Commun...
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Coronavirus latest updates: Hubei's leader sacked as China death toll passes 1,300 – live news

Jiang Chaoliang replaced in province where cases have jumped by nearly 15,000 in one day, as 44 more passengers diagnosed on stricken cruise shipChina purges regional leaders hours after spike in deaths800 Pakistan students plead for help to escape WuhanUK prepares for more cases after first London diagnosis 7.06am GMT Here’s a summary of the latest news on the coronavirus, now known as Covid-19. 6.46am GMT The South China Morning Post’s correspondent in Beijing, Jun Mai, says the change...
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Coronavirus latest updates: Hubei's leader sacked as deaths in China pass 1,300 – live news

Jiang Chaoliang replaced in province, where cases have jumped by nearly 15,000 in one day, as 44 more passengers diagnosed on stricken cruise ship. Follow the latest developments 4.34am GMT Members of China’s Uighur minority living in exile are sounding the alarm over the risk of the coronavirus spreading in camps inside the country, where it is believed up to a million people are being detained.You can read our full story on it below: Related: Uighurs in exile fear spread of coronavirus i...
Tags: Hong Kong, China, World news, Asia Pacific, Infectious Diseases, Hubei, Jiang Chaoliang, Macau Affairs Office, Coronavirus outbreak, Hong Kong Zhang Xiaoming, Xia Baolon


China to Name New Central Bank Chief as It Seeks Continuity Amid Change

The choice of Yi Gang almost guarantees stability in policy as China tries to slow its rise in debt while avoiding any sharp deceleration in economic growth.
Tags: News, China, People's Bank Of China, Zhou Xiaochuan, Guo Shuqing, Jiang Chaoliang, Liu He (1952-, Yi Gang, Name New Central Bank


China Set to Name Yi Gang as Central Bank Chief

The choice almost guarantees continuity in policy as China tries to slow its rise in debt while avoiding any sharp deceleration in economic growth.
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China banking regulator, Hubei chief front runners to head central bank - sources

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's top banking regulator Guo Shuqing and veteran banker Jiang Chaoliang are front runners to succeed Zhou Xiaochuan, the country's longest-serving central bank head who is likely to step down next year, according to multiple sources familiar with the matter.
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