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China announced further travel curbs on Saturday. Ride-hailing giant Didi Chuxing said it was halting inter-city services to and from Beijing from Sunday, while the capital will also stop running inter-province shuttle buses. The previously unknown strain is believed to have emerged late last year from illegally traded wildlife at an animal market in Wuhan. Thailand has reported five cases; Australia has reported four; Singapore, France, Japan, Taiwan and Malaysia three; Vietnam, South Korea and the United States two apiece; and Nepal one. The World Health Organisation (WHO) said that while the outbreak was an emergency for China, it was not yet a global health emergency. Symptoms include fever, cough and difficulty breathing. China says the virus is mutating and can be transmitted through human contact. Those most affected are older people and those with underlying health conditions. Three research teams have begun work on developing potential vaccines, the Coalition for Epidemic … [Read more...] about US warns it CAN’T evacuate all Americans from coronavirus epicenter in Wuhan and rescue flight won’t arrive for TWO days – as Canada confirms first case after Chicago and Washington