Daily Archives: January 19, 2020

Chinese Health Officials Report Huge Spike in Cases of New Virus

Chinese health officials in the central city of Wuhan confirmed 136 new cases of a new coronavirus � a huge spike � over the past three days.The Wuhan Municipal Health Commission says the total number of cases of the virus now exceeds 200, including tw…

Malaysia on Track to Commercially Roll Out 5G in Q3 2020 – Dr Mahathir

LANGKAWI, Jan 19 Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said Malaysia is on track to commercially roll out 5G technology in the third quarter of 2020.Launching the 5G Malaysia Demonstration Projects here tonight, he said this marks a significant begi…

Philippines Looks for Safer Homes for Volcano Residents

Philippine officials said Sunday the government will no longer allow villagers to return to a crater-studded island where an erupting volcano lies, warning that living there would be like having a gun pointed at you.Taal volcano has simmered with small…

Hong Kong Rally Canceled After Clashes With Police

A large protest in Hong Kong was ended by police when clashes broke out between protesters and plainclothes officers Sunday.Organizers originally applied for a permit to march which was denied by police. Authorities allowed organizers to hold a rally i…