[LIVE, JULY 26] All the developments of the pandemic

[EN DIRECT 26 JUILLET] Tous les développements de la pandémie

Whether in Québec or elsewhere on the planet, the pandemic of the COVID-19 disrupts our lives for the past several months.

You will find here all the news throughout the day, this crisis that hit the population, governments and the economy.



Case : 15 746 452

Death : 639 900


Case : 113 206, 58 243 in Quebec

Death : 8881, 5663, Quebec

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7: 17 | Coronavirus: upsurge in cases in South Korea.

South Korea reported Saturday in an upsurge of cases of new coronavirus, with its balance sheet, the highest in almost four months, with dozens of imported cases.

The country reported 113 new cases, including 86 people who arrived from abroad, bringing the national total to 14 092 according to the Centers Korean control and disease prevention (KCDC).

This is the balance sheet-the highest since march 31, when the country reported 125 new cases. It is also the first time that more than 100 cases are reported since the 1 April.

A quarantine of two weeks is imposed for any person arriving from abroad in South Korea.

The country was in February the second-most affected by the epidemic, after the China where it had appeared. But the south Korean authorities have managed to control the situation through a strategy very thorough testing and tracing of contacts of infected people, without even impose containment required.

The guidelines of social distancing, however, have been relaxed after the holidays in early may, and the country had pretty much returned to normal operation.

Measures of social distancing have been réimposées the end of may after outbreaks of contamination in Seoul and in the vicinity of the capital.

The increase in cases comes as the country must allow from Sunday spectators to attend a limited number of sporting events.

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6h25 | A family decimated by the coronavirus in el Salvador.

“The world is infested”, says Raquel Barrera, a Salvadoran 28-year-old whose parents are both dead of the COVID-19, as three of his brothers, in less than two months.

6h11 | symptoms of the COVID-19 who refuse to mitigate.

Extreme Fatigue, memory loss, muscle atrophy as well as taste and smell, disturbed… the residual symptoms of patients cured of the COVID-19 generated a lot of concern among those who live, so that they take a long time to fade.

5: 45 am | this is what will look like your next day at The Round.

If you wish to remove your mask during your next visit to The Round, you need to go in the boxes provided.

5h19 | Only two insurers cover the COVID-19 for the travelers.

Since a few days, Québec Blue Cross and Ontario, as well as Medipac cover the COVID-19 in their travel insurance products.

5: 13 am | More than 700 complaints to the PCU in the anti-fraud Centre.

More of 713 complaints related to the Delivery of the canadian emergency (PKU) have been received at the Canadian anti-fraud Centre in three months, which is the tip of the iceberg, according to experts.

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