Feb 4CoronaVirus: 20,626 Infected, 649 Recovered, 426 deaths,

Source: China Daily, People's Daily, CGTN, SCMP, Global Times, Xinhua, iFeng, BBC, JobTube, Majdi     

Major News 

Infected woman gives birth to healthy baby

A pregnant woman infected with novel coronavirus gives birth to a healthy baby girl in a hospital in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, on Jan 30. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

A pregnant woman infected with novel coronavirus gave birth to a healthy baby girl in a hospital in Harbin, capital of Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, on Jan 30, according to the Harbin Municipal Health Commission on Monday.

According to the hospital, the baby weighed 3.05 kilograms and was given a 10 Apgar score at birth.

After several days of medical quarantine and observation, both the baby and her mother are in stable condition now.

In China,16 Foreigners Infected

As of Sunday, 16 foreigners living in China have been diagnosed with novel coronavirus, while two were discharged from the hospital after recovery. The rest of them are now in stable condition: Chinese foreign ministry

HK To Shut Down Ports

As part of efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus, (China) HongKong will shut down several mainland-bound customs, including Luohu, Lok Ma Chau, and Huanggang port effective Tuesday, only Shenzhen Bay and HK-Zhuhai-Macao bridge ports will continue to function: CarrieLam. 

Test Kits for Asymptomatic Cases

Shanghai-based Fosun Group researchers developed a new nucleic acid test kit for coronavirus, which can diagnose infection from carriers who have no fever symptom, Fosun president Guo Guangchang announced Mon. The company is applying for national drug authority's approval

Virus on Doorknob

Traces of novel coronavirus was found on the doorknob of an infected patient in Guangzhou of South China's Guangdong Province. Local experts reminded people to timely clean hands and daily necessities like mobile phone screen, keyboard, etc

For Expats in Hangzhou & Zhejiang

 Official Account Launched

A WeChat official account for covering the outbreak in Zhejiang and Hangzhou has been launched. The new account will provide information in English about the Novel CoronaVirus outbreak in the province, with latest news and governments announcements.

Beijing Metro: Masks Mandatory

Wearing masks will become mandatory in Beijing's subways amid the coronavirus outbreak. Those who refuse to do so will be asked to leave.

Virus Outdoor Survives Up to 5 Days

The coronavirus can survive for five days maximum on smooth surfaces under suitable circumstances: experts from China's Health Commission

100 Princeton Students Self-Quarantined

More than 100 Princeton University students -- including undergraduate and graduate students -- have self-quarantined as of Sunday after China trips as a precaution, a university spokesperson confirms to News 4.

2019-nCov vs Seasonal Flu

How Big is Wuhan?

Outbreak Handy Tools for Expats

 1) Outbreak Real Time Data in English

2) Join a community WeChat group and connect with expats in your city/province; get latest local & embassy announcements; tips for buying masks and shortage goods; handy tips from your city; distinguish between fake and real news. 

3) Get list of airlines canceling or suspending China flights. 

The three above services are available in JobTubeDaily home page, you can access them as below: 

For more Wuhan Virus News:

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  • Wuhan Virus Live Data, now available in English

  • I survived Wuhan Virus, This is my Story - Interview!

  • The Source of Wuhan Virus Has been Confirmed Now!

  • How to Keep Yourself Safe from the Wuhan Virus!

  • 8 Key Questions About New Coronavirus