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8:10 am: Singapore downgrades GDP resulting from virus, more likely to spend large in annual finances
7:30 am: Hubei reviews 100 extra deaths and 1,933 new circumstances
China’s Hubei province stated it has confirmed 1,933 new coronavirus circumstances and 100 extra deaths as of Feb. 16. It stated that the virus has contaminated 58,182 individuals within the province and killed 1,696 individuals within the area alone.
Hubei is the middle of the outbreak and the place the vast majority of circumstances and deaths are situated. —Wang
Chinese language prospects put on protecting masks as they line up single file to purchase dumplings at a well-liked native store on February 16, 2020 in Beijing, China.
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11:30 am: Americans start evacuating quarantined cruise ship in Japan
American passengers quarantined on the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan started evacuating on Sunday. Officers stated they might be taken on a constitution flight to…