Coronavirus Disease Pandemic

On this page you can find the latest updates from SHINE regarding the current outbreak of new coronavirus.
On this page you can find the latest updates from SHINE regarding the current outbreak of new coronavirus.
US belatedly hits Biden's COVID-19 vaccination goal as hospitalizations soar - World News
World

US belatedly hits Biden's COVID-19 vaccination goal as hospitalizations soar

The United States on Monday hit President Joe Biden's goal of administering at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine to 70 percent of adults almost a month late.
Cambodia succeeds in training dogs to sniff out COVID-19: official - World News
World

Cambodia succeeds in training dogs to sniff out COVID-19: official

Three Cambodian dogs had been successfully trained to sniff out COVID-19, Director General of the Cambodian Mine Action Center (CMAC) Heng Ratana said on Monday.
Japanese gov't adds 4 other areas into COVID-19 state of emergency, another Aussie state plunges into lockdown - World News
World

Japanese gov't adds 4 other areas into COVID-19 state of emergency, another Aussie state plunges into lockdown

Four more areas in Japan were added into the COVID-19 state of emergency by the government on Monday, while the Australian state of Queensland announced an extension of lockdown.
New Zealand opens travel bubble to Pacific workers - World News
World

New Zealand opens travel bubble to Pacific workers

Seasonal workers from selected Pacific countries will be allowed into New Zealand without undergoing two weeks in quarantine, Jacinda Ardern said Monday.
'Powerless and angry': Japan's anti-Olympic activists fight on - Sport News
Sport

'Powerless and angry': Japan's anti-Olympic activists fight on

For months, polls showed strong opposition to the Games in Japan, which only grew as virus cases surged and the country's vaccine program got off to a sluggish start.
Japanese gov't adds 4 other areas into COVID-19 state of emergency - World News
World

Japanese gov't adds 4 other areas into COVID-19 state of emergency

The four prefectures of Chiba, Kanagawa, Saitama, and Osaka entered into a COVID-19 state of emergency in Japan on Monday due to a recent spike in COVID-19 cases.
WHO members oppose politicization of COVID-19 origin tracing: media - World News
World

WHO members oppose politicization of COVID-19 origin tracing: media

Member states of the World Health Organization agree that the COVID-19 origin tracing should not be politicized.
Japan gov't expands state of emergency from Tokyo to other prefectures - World News
World

Japan gov't expands state of emergency from Tokyo to other prefectures

Japanese government declared Friday to expand the COVID-19 state of emergency to Chiba, Kanagawa and Saitama, as well as the western prefecture of Osaka.
Chinese megacity ramps up efforts to curb COVID-19 resurgence - China Nation News
Nation

Chinese megacity ramps up efforts to curb COVID-19 resurgence

Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province, has been on high alert after witnessing over 100 novel coronavirus infections since July 20.
Japan's new COVID-19 cases top 10,000 for 1st time - World News
World

Japan's new COVID-19 cases top 10,000 for 1st time

A total of 10,110 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Japan until 5:30 pm local time on Thursday, topping 10,000 for the first time in the country.
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