Offbeat China stops poultry imports from Tyson due to new corona cases

15:06  21 june  2020
15:06  21 june  2020 Source:   dw.com

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 VIRUS-TICKER-Turkey disappointed with the extension of the German travel warning Jun 12 (Reuters) - The corona virus is spreading in some countries, at the same time other countries are relaxing restrictions on public life. Current developments follow. 07.32 - The Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu is disappointed that the German government wants to extend the travel warning for tourists for third countries outside Europe until 31 August. "The scientific reasons behind the decision are difficult for us to understand," Cavusoglu told the news magazine "Der Spiegel".

China Customs said it will suspend imports from a Tyson Foods poultry slaughterhouse where there has been a confirmed cluster of coronavirus infections. , Tyson Foods Inc. processing plant in Center, Texas, U.S. Photographer: Sergio Flores/Bloomberg.

China reported 46 new cases of coronavirus, the fourth straight day with an increase, with all but one of those imported from overseas. In a sign of how seriously China is taking the threat of imported cases , all international flights due to arrive in Beijing starting Monday will first land at another airport

Beijing, Jun 21 (Reuters) - China suspends imports of poultry from a listed US meat processor, Tyson, after a corona attack on a farm. The customs authorities announced this on their website on Sunday. According to the information, a slaughterhouse in Springdale in the US state of Arizona is affected, where there have been an accumulation of corona cases among employees. Tyson didn't want to speak at first. China has tightened controls on imported food after there have been numerous new coronavirus infections in Beijing's largest food market. For example, meat, seafood and fresh products are tested for the corona virus in the capital.

Second wave feared: Corona outbreak in Beijing market

 Second wave feared: Corona outbreak in Beijing market © Provided by Euronews In China, after the discovery of dozens of coronavirus cases in a market in Beijing, a second wave of infection is feared. In the area of ​​the Xinfadi market in the Fengtai district, eleven residential areas were closed off and nine kindergartens and primary schools were closed. Around 10,000 traders and market employees are to be tested for the virus. So far, the authorities have confirmed around 50 infections.

China banned American poultry in 2015 due to a U.S. outbreak of avian flu, and the country lifted the ban last month as a recent hog disease forced Tyson Foods and other U.S. meat companies have been caught in the U.S.- China trade war as Beijing imposed tariffs of up to 72% on American pork as

Mainland China reported 39 new cases of coronavirus -- all imported from overseas -- and three new deaths as of end of day Thursday, according to the Bank of America announced Thursday it will allow customers experiencing financial hardship due to coronavirus to defer payments on mortgages and

The People's Republic had recently stopped importing pork products from the German Tönnies group. After the outbreak of the corona virus in a slaughterhouse in the Gütersloh district, the number of infected employees had risen to more than 1,000. The corona virus had already broken out several times in slaughterhouses. This has triggered a debate about problematic working and accommodation conditions in the meat industry and the widespread work contracts there. (Reporter: Dominique Patton, written by Rene Wagner, edited by Myria Mildenberger - If you have any questions, please contact the editorial team on 069-7565 1236 or 030-2888 5168)

"Not supported in this region": This means the Corona app error .
When the Corona warning app was downloaded, many users also received the error message that the app "is not supported in this region". That means it and you can do it. © iStockphoto Almost all users of the Corona warning app iStockphoto get this error message. They also get the error message from your Corona warning app that the contact messages about the sick person "in region may not be supported ". In the notification, users of the app are advised to change this in the settings.

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