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Russia discharges last coronavirus patient from hospital

Russia discharges last coronavirus patient from hospital

Russia discharged a Chinese national from hospital in the city of Chita today after he recovered from a coronavirus infection, local authorities said. He was the second of Russia's two confirmed cases of coronavirus to recover. …

Chinese student cured of coronavirus in Russia’s Tyumen

Chinese student cured of coronavirus in Russia’s Tyumen

A Chinese student, who was diagnosed with the novel coronavirus, has been discharged from the hospital in Tyumen, regional Health Department chief Inna Kulikova said. "Her lab tests indicate that she has recovered. We have …

Russia looks to double coal exports to China

Russia looks to double coal exports to China

Russia has been historically associated with oil and gas exports, yet the news somewhat underreports its coal market presence. Although neither the world’s largest coal producer nor exporter, Russia seems to continue with its strategic …

Russia praises China for transparent coronavirus updates

Russia praises China for transparent coronavirus updates

Moscow welcomes the prompt and transparent information exchange with China on the new coronavirus outbreak, said Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media, Aleksey Volin, RT reports. “China is providing …

Putin to visit China

Putin to visit China

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s visit to China is still planned for the latter half of 2020, Kremlin Spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. The spokesman noted that the year had just begun, …

Russian coronavirus test system to be used in China

Russian coronavirus test system to be used in China

Chinese medics will begin using coronavirus test program, developed in Russia’s Primorsky Region, for Wuhan patients in the upcoming days, World Health Organization Programs Center Executive Secretary Viktor Fersht said. …

S7 Airlines suspends flights to China until late March

S7 Airlines suspends flights to China until late March

Russia’s S7 Airlines has suspended all flights to China and Hong Kong from 4 February - 28 March due to the coronavirus outbreak. "S7 Airlines have decided to suspend all flights to Chinese cities and Hong Kong from 4 …

Mishustin: we get coronavirus under control

Mishustin: we get coronavirus under control

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said today that the Russian authorities are in full control of the Wuhan coronavirus cases in the country. Mishustin noted that he had already signed a special national plan to …

Russia suspends passenger railway service with China

Russia suspends passenger railway service with China

Russian Railways has fully suspended passenger service with China starting February 3 due to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus-induced pneumonia, the company said. "In conformity with a letter by Chief State Sanitary …

Yakutia Airlines suspends flights to Harbin due to coronavirus

Yakutia Airlines suspends flights to Harbin due to coronavirus

Due to the threat of the coronavirus contamination, Yakutia Airlines temporarily suspended flights to Harbin on February 1, the company’s press service reports. The airline company informs that passengers with tickets on the …

First coronavirus infections identified in Russia

First coronavirus infections identified in Russia

Two persons infected with coronavirus have been identified in Russia, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova said, adding that both are Chinese citizens. "The Rospobrebnadzor [Federal Service for …

Gazprom: Power of Siberia exports unaffected by coronavirus

Gazprom: Power of Siberia exports unaffected by coronavirus

The spread of the coronavirus did not affect gas exports from Russia via the Power of Siberia pipeline, Gazprom's press service said. "The situation with coronavirus in China by no means affected gas exports via Power of …

Russia's tourism may lose $100 mln due to coronavirus

Russia's tourism may lose $100 mln due to coronavirus

Russian tourism business may lose about $100 million if the situation with coronavirus does not improve in March, Executive Director of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia Maya Lomidze said. She explained …

Russia closes Far East over coronavirus

Russia closes Far East over coronavirus

Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has signed an instruction to close the state border in the Far East as a measure to prevent the spread of coronavirus. "A corresponding instruction was signed today. Work on …

Putin to be reported on measures against coronavirus

Putin to be reported on measures against coronavirus

Russian President Vladimir Putin is calling senior officials to a meeting today to discuss "what is being done to prevent the spread of coronavirus" in the country, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov …

Russia receives coronavirus genome from China

Russia receives coronavirus genome from China

China has given Russia the genome of the novel coronavirus 2019-nCoV. According to Russia’s Consulate General in Guangzhou, the Russian and Chinese scientists have started developing the vaccine. "The Chinese …