The spread of the Coronavri continues unabated. In China there are more than 5000 new infections, the death toll in China rose to nearly 1400.
Because of the spread of the coronavirus the EU countries want the Tighten immigration controls and on Bottlenecks in pharmaceuticals and protective clothing to prepare. Federal health minister Jens Spahn (CDU) said that extensive surveys of travelers after personal contacts should be allowed in the future when entering or passing through affected areas.
The first of 16 coronavirus patients in Germany was healed and released from a Munich clinic. It is no longer contagious. According to the Bavarian Ministry of Health, all discharge criteria have been met, including several negative tests for the Sars-CoV-2 virus.
The cruise ship “Aidavita” of the Rostock shipping company Aida Cruises wanted to call at the port of Cai Lan in Vietnam. The authorities there prohibited this. Around 1100 passengers, mostly from Germany, and 400 crew members are on board. The shipping company emphasizes that there are no suspected cases or confirmed coronavirus diseases on board.
The only direct flight connection between Berlin and Beijing is suspended until the end of March due to the corona virus. The responsible airline Hainan canceled all flights between February 13 and March 28. Air China stops the flights to Düsseldorf.