One of the first Chinese doctors who tried to warn the world about a new coronavirus died on Friday from the illness.
The death toll from a new coronavirus in mainland China jumped by 73 to 563 on Thursday, its third consecutive record daily rise.
The death toll from a coronavirus outbreak in China passed 490 on Wednesday, as two US airlines suspended flights to Hong Kong.
Of the 107 Malaysians evacuated from Wuhan, China, two did not pass their health screening after their arrival at the KLIA here, early today.
Patient’s condition stable in an isolation ward.
The WHO said on Thursday it was declaring the coronavirus outbreak that has killed 213 people in China a global emergency, as cases spread to at least 18 countries.
China virus outbreak death toll rises to 170.
The government will hold discussions with China on bringing back the 78 Malaysians quarantined in Wuhan.
US, Canada issue travel warning.
China said 41 people have now died from a new coronavirus that has infected more than 1,300 people globally.