New confirmed cases of coronavirus remained stable in Beijing as officials said situation is under control.
German biopharmaceutical company CureVac started clinical trial for a vaccine against the novel coronavirus.
In Honduras, President Juan Orlando Hernandez became the latest world leader to be hospitalised after testing positive for the coronavirus.
More than 454,000 people have died as a result of the new coronavirus, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. At least 8.4 million people have been confirmed to have the coronavirus around the world and more than four million have recovered.