Russia reports 1,786 more coronavirus cases on Friday, which took the national tally of confirmed infections to 11,917. Moscow, as the country's hardest-hit area has registered 7,822 cases.
Malaysia extends the movement control order that includes comprehensive restrictive measures for two more weeks till April 28 to contain the COVID-19 outbreak, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin announced Friday.
Yemen confirms on Friday its first COVID-19 case in a southern province under the control of the government, said the supreme national emergency committee.
Tokyo authorities outline which businesses will be subjected to restrictions to curb COVID-19 spread. Places such as live music venues, night clubs, internet cafes, pachinko parlors, sports clubs, game centers, cinemas and universities will be required to halt their activities.