Furthermore, travelers under quarantine in Guangdong shall pay for their own board and lodging during the period.
Zhong believes the COVID-19 outbreak will end by June, on the condition that other countries attach great importance to the severity of the virus and take strong measures.
Guangdong has taken effective measures to increase recovery rates and lower the rate of mortality since the outbreak of the epidemic in the province.
Guangdong reported 1 new imported case in Shenzhen on March 14th. The patient arrived in Shenzhen after taking a flight from the Philippines to Hong Kong.
Guangdong requires a 14-day quarantine on all people arriving in the province from countries and regions with a serious outbreak of COVID-19.
No case reported in Yunfu so far. Confirmed patients in Qingyuan, Heyuan, Shanwei and Chaozhou have all been cured and discharged from the hospital.
On February 18th, 56 reporters from various Chinese and foreign media outlets visited two Foshan-based manufacturers to see how these enterprises have gotten back to work during the COVID-19 epidemic。
Over 50 journalists from various Chinese and foreign media outlets visited two Guangzhou-based enterprises DAAN GENE and Blue Moon Group in Huangpu。
A special fund with a total of over 244 million yuan has been set up in Guangdong to support frontline medical workers fighting againt the coronavirus (COVID-19)。