Beijing (AFP) – The coronavirus that emerged in central China at the end of last year has now killed more than 1,100 people and spread around the world.
Latest figures from China show there are more than 44,600 people infected in the country.
Outside mainland China, there have been nearly 500 infections reported in around 30 locations. There have been two deaths, one in the Philippines and the other in Hong Kong.
Here are the areas where COVID-19, the virus’s official designation, has been confirmed: