A thermal scanner checks on arriving passengers at Manila’s international airport in the Philippines. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: Philippines reports first death outside China as Duterte orders travel ban on visitors from mainland, Hong Kong

  • The victim was a 44-year-old male Chinese national who was the companion of a 38-year-old Chinese woman who arrived in the Philippines on January 21
  • A new Philippine travel ban could apply to all travellers from China, including Hong Kong
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A thermal scanner checks on arriving passengers at Manila’s international airport in the Philippines. Photo: AP
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