The second death outside mainland China caused directly by the new virus, it follows a Wuhan man visiting Manila on Sunday. Starting yesterday, thousands of medical workers in Hong Kong are going on strike because they want a complete shutdown of all border crossings to the Chinese mainland, something HK leader Carrie Lam claims would be ‘’discriminatory’’. Today the government of Macau has asked all casino operators to close their establishments for a fortnight as a tenth case of the virus was confirmed in the island.
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