"We're pressing China to give full access, and we are asking countries to raise it during their bilateral meetings — (to urge Beijing) to co-operate,” says WHO chief.
What did the Covid-19 pandemic do to roll back the once galloping populist juggernaut?
Covid infections and hospitalisations have been rising in the US, Europe and Asia.
Hospitalisations are up over 40pc from recent lows hit in June but are still more than 90pc below peak levels hit during January 2022 Omicron outbreak.
UN agency says nations reported nearly 1.5 million new cases from July 10 to August 6.
Those with two copies of the HLA variant were over 8 times more likely to be asymptomatic from Covid than other people, the study says.
EPI director says 70pc of the province's population has been vaccinated.
The 45-second clip shows people dancing and drinking in December 2020.
Negative PCR report before boarding or upon arrival at any airport has also been abolished for all passengers.
The data appears to have come from India’s CoWIN vaccination tracking app, which has more than one billion registered users.
WHO chief says the end of the emergency does not mean Covid is over as a global health threat.
Positivity rate in Karachi and Islamabad surpass 5pc and 6pc, respectively.
Report says data "adds to the body of evidence identifying Huanan market as the spillover location of Sars-CoV-2 and the epicentre" of Covid-19 pandemic.
There exist few severe cases as a substantial portion of the populace has received successful vaccinations against Covid, dept says.
109 people contract Covid over 24 hours; positivity remains above 2pc.
Areas in China that required no visas before the pandemic will revert to visa-free entry, the foreign ministry said.
Says "we will never stop demanding equitable access to life-saving tools".
“WHO has not abandoned any plans to identify the origins of the Covid-19 pandemic,” agency's director-general stresses.
Accuses China or thwarting efforts by US to learn more about the pandemic's origins; Beijing accuses Washington of harming its own credibility.
Chief Executive John Lee announces 500,000 free air tickets for visitors to experience city's “hustle and bustle”.
WHO's emergency committee has deemed that the pandemic is “probably at a transition point”.
Beijing’s figures are believed to only represent a fraction of the true toll.
Airfinity, an independent forecasting firm, predicts daily Covid deaths in China will peak at 36,000 over Lunar New Year holiday.
China has passed the peak of Covid patients in fever clinics, emergency rooms and with critical conditions, a health official said.
Vice Premier Sun Chunlan says the virus is at a “relatively low” level