The Nikkei Asian Review is tracking the spread of the new coronavirus that originated in the central Chinese city of Wuhan.
Global cases have reached 5,722,859, according to Johns Hopkins University.
The worldwide death toll has hit 356,279.
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Here are the latest developments (Tokyo time):
Friday, May 29
8:00 p.m. The World Bank Group approves a $500 million loan for the Philippines, adding to the $750 million loan approved earlier today by the China-backed Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank. “The COVID-19 pandemic has