World Today

February 28, 2020

The lockdown: One month in Wuhan

This documentary is dedicated to all those who’ve been battling tirelessly against the COVID-19 virus in order to keep the epidemic at bay. Their efforts in safeguarding humanity from the virus will always be remembered.

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Sinophobia won't protect racists from coronavirus
February 19, 2020

Sinophobia won’t protect racists from coronavirus

Epidemics are not a new phenomenon. There have been many viral outbreaks since the beginning of times. Unfortunately the new coronavirus outbreak in China seems to have failed to draw sympathy, solidarity and cooperation from many in the West, who have tried to use the health crisis as a tool to denigrate China.

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First coronavirus patients discharged from Leishenshan Hospital
February 18, 2020

First coronavirus patients discharged from Leishenshan Hospital

The city of Wuhan, battling the coronavirus, is seeing more hope as more and more patients infected with this virus are recovering and being released from hospitals. The second makeshift hospital in Wuhan, the Leishenshan Hospital has seen the first two patients released today. CGTN’s Wang […]

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COVID-19 hits imports, dairy importers remain upbeat
February 18, 2020

COVID-19 hits imports, dairy importers remain upbeat

Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, most Chinese not only have to stay home but also change their consumption habits. This has impacted some traders and importers who have suffered a loss due to the changing consumption patterns. Like many Shanghai residents, Chen Yao […]

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Hospital uses tech to minimize risk
February 18, 2020

Hospital uses tech to minimize risk

In Beijing’s Haidian Hospital, a designated hospital treating patients with the novel coronavirus, medics say Xiao Bao the robot has been a huge relief for them. The robot has been trained by medical workers and working there for a week. It goes around restricted wards […]

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February 17, 2020

Couple fight coronavirus together from afar

Xu Yuling works in respiratory medicine at Enshi Central Hospital, her husband Du Xiongsan works at Enshi Banqiao Wind Farm. Since the coronavirus outbreak, they have barely had the chance to see each other.

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Life inside Wuhan's temporary hospital
February 14, 2020

Life inside Wuhan’s temporary hospital

They might be temporary hospitals. But these facilities in Wuhan have provided much-needed treatment. They are also trying to meet the basic needs of patients, including Halal food for Muslims.

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