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World - International
12/14/2022 8:33:41 PM
China said Wednesday that it would stop reporting asymptomatic COVID-19 cases since they've become impossible to track with mass testing no longer required, another step in the country's departure from some of the world's strictest antivirus policies.

World - International
11/28/2022 11:59:28 AM
Discontent has brewed for months in China over the country's zero-Covid policy, with relentless mass testing, localised lockdowns and travel restrictions pushing many across the country to the brink.

World - International
11/21/2022 11:34:47 AM
The southern Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou locked down its largest district Monday as it tries to tamp down a major COVID-19 outbreak, suspending public transit and requiring residents to present a negative test if they want to leave their homes.

World - International
4/26/2022 11:19:33 AM
China's capital Beijing is enforcing mass testing and closing down access to neighborhoods as it seeks to contain a new COVID-19 outbreak.

World - International
4/25/2022 12:51:16 PM
Fears of a hard Covid lockdown sparked panic buying in Beijing on Monday, as long queues for compulsory mass testing formed in a large central district of the Chinese capital.

World - International
4/9/2022 3:08:44 PM
China's largest city of Shanghai will soon begin lifting lockdown in communities that report no positive cases within 14 days after another round of COVID-19 testing, authorities said Saturday.

World - International
3/28/2022 11:13:26 AM
China began its most extensive lockdown in two years Monday to conduct mass testing and control a growing outbreak in Shanghai as questions are raised about the economic toll of the nation's ``zero-COVID'' strategy.

World - International
10/21/2021 10:29:26 AM
Authorities in China cancelled hundreds of flights, closed schools and ramped up mass testing on Thursday to try and stamp out a new Covid-19 outbreak linked to a group of tourists.

World - International
8/3/2021 10:29:08 AM
In Wuhan, where the virus first emerged in December 2019, authorities said they were launching a mass-testing program for all 11 million residents

World - International
10/25/2020 9:21:32 PM
Mass testing began Saturday evening to cover 4.75 million residents in and around Kashgar, Xinjiang province, after 137 new infections were discovered

World - Region
9/3/2020 1:52:31 PM
The United Arab Emirates, which has embarked on a mass testing campaign, saw its highest daily confirmed new case count in over three months