However these have all come back negative and there are no confirmed cases here.
I'll keep updating you on this as we get more information on it.
"At this time there is no indication of person-to-person spread of this virus at the quarantine facility, but CDC will carry out a thorough contact investigation as part of its current response strategy to detect and contain any cases of infection with this virus", Dr Christopher Braden, deputy director of the CDC's National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, said in a statement.
The biggest cluster of cases outside China is on a cruise ship quarantined off the Japanese port of Yokohama, where a further 44 cases were reported on Thursday.
Dr Tedros also praised Cambodia for taking in the Westerdam, a United States cruise ship that had earlier been turned away from ports in Japan, Thailand and Taiwan despite having no sick patients on board.
Echoing the WHO's comparison with the fight against terrorism, China's state news agency Xinhua said in an article published late on Tuesday the epidemic was a "battle that has no gunpowder smoke but must be won".
The US is also limiting flights from China or other global flights with US passengers who have been to China within the previous 14 days to 11 major airports for enhanced screening.
The government explained the spike as due to a change in how cases are tabulated - the total will now include "clinically diagnosed cases" after rising numbers of residents complained about the difficulty in getting tested and treated for the virus.
The public has widely criticized local officials for their handling of the outbreak of a new form of coronavirus.
According to a report from BBC, the new name was derived from "corona", "virus" and "disease", with 2019 representing the year that it emerged. The epidemic began in Hubei's capital, Wuhan, and has since spread to more than two dozen countries. The city of 11 million people remains under virtual lockdown, and other major Chinese cities are facing severe travel restrictions.
With the Dow Jones, Nasdaq and S&P 500 all closing at record highs Wednesday, frothy valuations increase the risk of a damaging correction.
Taiwan's Foxconn, a supplier to tech giant Apple hoped to resume half of its production in China by month-end, a source told Reuters. Supply chains for auto manufacturers to smartphone makers have broken down.
Bankers in Asia are bracing for a deal drought as key meetings and roadshows are put on hold.
To date, two cases of the virus have been confirmed in babies, including a newborn diagnosed just 36 hours after birth. Japan now has 203 confirmed cases , the largest number outside of mainland China .
Google was also accused by some employees of unfair labor practices after allegedly hiring a firm to quash dissent. Controversially, Google had also fired five employees involved in internal activism previous year .
Gugu Mbatha-Raw has joined the Marvel Studios series " Loki ", an individual with knowledge of the project tells TheWrap. Rick and Morty veteran Michael Waldron is writing Loki , which also recently recruited Kate Herron as a director.
Warrants have been issued for the arrest of senior cornerback Amir Riep and redshirt senior linebacker/safety Jahsen Wint . They have been suspended from all activities involving the program. "We will share more information when available".
Once the feature is available on your phone, you can enable the Dark theme on WhatsApp from "Chats" in the app's Settings menu. MacRumors reports that the testing notes include a dark mode , although no beta testers have shared what the mode looks like.
Furthermore, the S20 Ultra has the capability of 10-times hybrid optic zoom, as well as up to 100-times super resolution zoom. When the Galaxy Fold was finally released to the public after numerous delays, the device came swaddled in warnings.
The Miami Heat's Jimmy Butler responded to Embiid's social media post with the words, "I know a place where villains are welcome". Thanks to that interview, I propose we lobby Embiid to change his alternate moniker from "The Process" to "The Good Asshole".
Anyone who finds a fossil should leave it where it is, note its exact location and contact the museum, he said. François Therrien, the curator of Dinosaur Palaeoecology at the Royal Tyrrell Museum, said in a statement.
Sprint/T-Mobile merger gets federal judge approval
They also promised that prices wouldn't rise and accelerate the rollout of new, ultra-fast 5G mobile network. Judge Victor Marrero ruled in favor of T-Mobile , seeming to gush over the corporation in his remarks .
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