Global Health authorities announce coronavirus has infected more than 43,000 people globally


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  • Tuesday, 11 Feb 2020

A worker inspecting the operation of a 3D printer at the additive manufacturing research and application centre of the Hunan Vanguard Group in the economic development zone of Changsha city in central China's Hunan Province, on Tuesday (Feb 11). The company has been producing goggles for medical use with more than 50 3D printers working day and night for use in hospital fighting the novel coronavirus outbreak. - Xinhua/ANN

BEIJING: A viral outbreak that began in Wuhan, China has infected more than 43,000 people globally.

The latest figures reported by global health authorities as of Tuesday (Feb 11) in Beijing:

- China: 1,016 deaths among 42,638 confirmed cases on the mainland.

In addition, Hong Kong has had 49 cases, including one death. Macao has had 10 cases.

Most of the illnesses and deaths have been in central Hubei province, where illnesses from the new type of coronavirus were first detected in December.

- Japan: 163, including 135 from a cruise ship docked in Japan

- Singapore: 47

- Thailand: 33

- South Korea: 28

- Malaysia: 18

- Taiwan: 18

- Australia: 14

- Germany: 14

- Vietnam: 15

- United States: 13. Separately, one US citizen died in China

- France: 11

- United Kingdom: 8

- United Arab Emirates: 8

- Canada: 7

- Philippines: 3 cases, including 1 death

- India: 3

- Italy: 3

- Russia: 2

- Spain: 2

- Belgium: 1

- Nepal: 1

- Sri Lanka: 1

- Sweden: 1

- Cambodia: 1

- Finland: 1

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