Medical staff at work in a makeshift hospital that was converted from an exhibition centre, in Wuhan, central China. Photo: Xinhua

Taiwan halts visas for Hong Kong and Macau citizens as coronavirus deaths reach 565 globally

  • Self-governed island wary of fresh infections in the two cities, while there are 3,694 confirmed new cases in mainland China, with 73 new deaths
  • Experimental drug remdesivir moves closer to possible approval for use as clinical trial begins
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Medical staff at work in a makeshift hospital that was converted from an exhibition centre, in Wuhan, central China. Photo: Xinhua
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