Coronavirus Adelaide: David Jones employee positive, Unley High goes online

This story covers SA’s coronavirus developments on Tuesday. Click or tap here to receive Wednesday’s SA corona virus updates This story about the coronavirus crisis is free for all readers – please support our journalism with a subscription In SA, 36 new coronavirus cases were confirmed, of which 170 were the largest jump to date. […]

Which countries are safe from virus outbreak?

While at home, Australians are encouraged to do business as usual, it’s a different matter for travelers. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has again extended the Australian travel ban to Italian people following a similar ban on South Korea, China and Iran. In addition to level 4 warnings for China, Iran, Italy, and parts of South […]

Coronavirus Italy blocking. What does quarantine mean for tourists?

When Italy was officially banned due to the outbreak of the corona virus, tourists wondered whether they should leave or how they could leave the country at all. Australians are now being instructed by the government not to travel to multiple regions and to rethink their need to travel across the country. The Smartraveller website […]

Italy blocks Milan, 16 million people in Lombardy, as the number of deaths increases

Italy was plunged into chaos after the prime minister announced a major coronavirus quarantine that affected approximately a quarter of the country’s population to contain the outbreak. In its most drastic move to date, the Italian government has blocked the entire region of Lombardy in the north of the country, including Milan, and at least […]

Official data from China say that a quarter of the new viruses came from elsewhere

About a quarter of the newly confirmed cases in China and almost all cases outside the epicenter of the Wuhan epidemic came from abroad, according to official sources. Most of these cases, including infections by Chinese nationals infected with the virus abroad, affected the northwest Chinese province of Gansu among quarantined passengers traveling on commercial […]