Chinese mainland reports 16 new COVID-19 cases, all from overseas
The Chinese mainland on Saturday registered 16 new COVID-19 cases, all from overseas, the National Health Commission announced on Sunday.
This is the 49th consecutive day with zero domestic transmissions reported on the Chinese mainland. No deaths related to the coronavirus were reported over the past 24 hours while 10 patients were discharged from hospitals.
The COVID-19 tally on the Chinese mainland stands at 85,450 infections and 4,634 fatalities, while 366 asymptomatic patients remain under medical observation.
The total confirmed infections in the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions and the Taiwan region are as follows:
Hong Kong: 5,108 (4,849 recoveries, 105 deaths)
Macao: 46 (46 recoveries)
Taiwan: 517 (484 recoveries, 7 deaths)