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The Financial Times reported that one of the people being treated for coronavirus had attended the UK Bus Summit at the QEII Centre in Westminster, central London, on February 6.
MANILA/TAIPEI, Feb 14 (Reuters) - The Philippines will lift a travel ban it had imposed on visitors from Taiwan in a bid to control the spread of the coronavirus, a senior Philippine official and Taiwan's official news agency said on Friday.
Flights to the UK from China are allowed to proceed – but the policy will be monitored based on updates from the World Health Organization.
The 'Big For Your Boots' hitmaker took to Twitter and Instagram to explain how the 'ongoing health and travel' fears have derailed his plans.
David and Sally Abel said they would stay on board the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship, even if they test negative for coronavirus.
TAIPEI/MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte rejected on Thursday Taiwan's appeal to lift a ban on its citizens visiting the country, saying his primary concern was the safety of Filipinos.
Taiwan is considering countermeasures if the Philippines does not lift a ban on Taiwanese citizens visiting the country over fears about the coronavirus, the island's foreign ministry said on Thursday.
Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director-general of the World Health Organisation, says that despite coronavirus cases stabilising in China, "the outbreak could go any direction".
Steve Walsh said he was glad to be back with his family in a statement after being discharged, having been kept under quarantine in hospital.
The reclusive country has reportedly sent the workers to the border to assist with "quarantine" operations.
The Holland America Westerdam cruise ship, which has more than 2,000 people on board, has been turned away over coronavirus fears.
Steve Walsh is still in quarantine at Guy’s Hospital in London, having contracted the disease at a conference in Singapore.
Philippine Airlines (PAL) and Cebu Pacific said they were cancelling flights to and from Taiwan to manage the risks from the fast spreading virus outbreak.
A British man who contracted the virus in Singapore before passing it on to at least 11 other cases could be a 'super spreader'.
The UK government has declared the new coronavirus a 'serious and imminent threat to public health'.