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The lobby of the 5-star Marco Polo Wuhan hotel is pictured deserted as guests and visitors stay away due to the COVID-19 virus affecting the city of Wuhan in Hubei province on January 29, 2020.

A 5-star hotel in Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, has opened its doors to emergency workers and stranded guests. Here’s what i...

The staff of Marco Polo Wuhan are delivering room service to guests and exercising daily at 10 a.m. as the city fights the coronavirus outbreak.
Disinfection workers wearing protective gears spray anti-septic solution against the coronavirus (COVID-19) at the subway station on February 21, 2020 in Seoul, South Korea.

Cases of the coronavirus are spiking outside of China and the World Health Organization warned ‘the window of opportunity is narrowing’ to...

South Korea admitted it failed to keep the virus out of the country as cases now surge, and many countries are reporting their first cases and deaths.
The flu virus is contagious, especially in the first four days after you get it.

The flu is highly contagious, especially in the first 4 days

The flu is contagious until your temperature has returned to normal and you've been without a fever for at least 24 hours.

Got flu symptoms? You can now see a doctor for S$10 at over 800 clinics, which also screen for the coronavirus

The clinics also get priority for pharmaceuticals and vaccine supplies from the national stockpile.
"Final Fantasy VII Remake" is one of the biggest PlayStation 4 games of 2020, and it was scheduled to be shown at PAX East 2020.

PlayStation is skipping a major video-game conference because of ‘increasing concerns’ over the coronavirus outbreak

Sony's PlayStation group is pulling games and staff from the year's first major gaming convention because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Your cold may be contagious for up to a week, so make sure you take a few days before returning to work.

A cold can be contagious for 5 to 7 days, or until symptoms fade

A cold is most contagious for the first 3 days after the virus enters your body, but you can generally spread it as long as you have symptoms.

Universiti Malaya says volunteers agreed to help with Chinese quarantine – but students claim it was like working in a ‘concentration camp...

The Student Union is now demanding a public apology from the school and a guarantee that it will cover all medical costs if volunteers contract the virus.
From left, a worker setting up beds at a stadium to convert it into a makeshift hospital, a man disinfecting a woman arriving at a hotel for isolated people, and a still from a video of a woman going outside in an inflatable costume — all in Wuhan, China.

China’s unprecedented quarantine of 11 million people in Wuhan is 3 weeks old. Here’s what it’s like in the isolated city.

Being sprayed with disinfectant in streets, making memes, getting temperature checks, and trying to speak out are parts of daily life in Wuhan.

Europe just had its 1st death from the coronavirus after a Chinese tourist died in France

The death is the first from the coronavirus out of Asia, and authorities around the world are trying to stop the deadly virus from spreading further.

Free delivery, free food and discounts: local eateries fight plunging business amid coronavirus fears

F&B brands Business Insider spoke to said they were adopting new measures to attract customers, mainly centred around delivery and discounts.