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Coronavirus live updates: Chinese health officials say death toll has risen to 132

People wearing face masks ride escalators inside Hankou Railway Station on January 22, 2020 in Wuhan, China. A new infectious coronavirus known as “2019-nCoV” was discovered in Wuhan last week. Getty Images This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. All times below in Beijing Time, beginning on Wednesday. 9:30 am: Hong Kong… Read More »

Philippines suspends visa upon arrival for Chinese nationals amid coronavirus concerns

Filipinos flock to Manilas Chinatown to celebrate Chinese New Year on January 25, 2020 in Manila, Philippines. Jes Aznar | Getty Images The Philippines announced Tuesday it will temporarily suspend issuing visas upon arrival (VUA) for Chinese nationals amid concerns of a coronavirus outbreak. “We are now temporarily suspending the issuance of VUA for Chinese… Read More »