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 4,801,6202, according to the World Health Organization.
The worldwide death toll has hit 318, 935.
To see how the disease has spread, view our virus tracker charts:
Here are the latest developments (Tokyo time):
Thursday, May 21
9:10 a.m. Airline Lufthansa said on Thursday it is in advanced talks with the German government’s economic stabilization fund over a rescue deal worth up to 9 billion euros ($9.9 billion), including