US News Variant Delta of Covid: Shenzhen Airport cancels flights after a positive case
COVID-19. A cluster of Variant Delta detected in Strasbourg, the ARS launches an "Immediate Action Plan"
© West-France in Strasbourg, four positive cases in Variant Delta are "already identified" and 43 cases contacts are "in progress Investigative, "said the ARS in a statement released on Saturday, June 12th. The High School of the Arts of the Rhine (Hear) in Strasbourg closed its doors Thursday night. Teachers and students have been tested positive in Variant Delta (Indian), formerly called Indian Variant. This would be 60% more contagious than the English variant.
Shenzhen Airport In southern China canceled hundreds of flights and strengthened the controls after a restaurant employee was positively tested with the coronavirus delta variant.
To enter the airport, you have to present a negative test of less than 48 hours, the Shenzhen Airport Group has indicated in a statement on its official account on the social network Wechat. These restrictions came into effect at 1:00 pm local time (05:00 GMT).
A 21-year-old Shenzhen Baoan International Airport was contaminated with the Variant Delta, indicated the health authorities of the city. It has been tested positive during a routine test on the employees of the airport on Thursday.
Variant Delta: a cluster in a College of Paris
© Denis Allard in Paris, December 2, at Claude-Monet High School, in the 13th arrondissement, during a day of antigenic tests Covid-19, carried out on students . Six cases of delta variants were detected in people "having links with College Montesquieu" , in the city of Evry-Courcouronnes (Essonne), announced the prefect of the department on Tuesday, June 15th. # Covid19 | Cases of "Delta" variants were detected at Montesquieu College, Evry-Courcouronnes.
Shenzhen, a city located on the continent and neighbor of Hong Kong, welcomes large Asian technology companies like Huawei and Tencent.
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China has reported Friday 30 new cases of coronaviruses, six in the Guangdong Province (South) where is located Shenzhen. .
Nearly 400 flights were canceled on Friday, according to Variflight. Dozens of flights planned on Saturday have also been canceled.
The passages will be fully refunded, according to the airport authorities.
Millions of Shenzhenhabbians have been tested in recent weeks after the detection of a small fireplace in the port this month.
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Coronavirus: Why the Variant Delta worries .
It represents between 9 and 10% of the contaminations in France, more than 20% in the United States and 90% in the United Kingdom ... the Variant Delta, initially discovered in India, is Much more contagious than other variants in circulation, already more communicable than the initial strain. And its increase worried, while it is now present in 85 countries, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).