Chinese mainland reports 17 new COVID-19 cases
Updated 08:45, 22-Nov-2020

The Chinese mainland registered 17 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday, of which 14 cases were from overseas, the National Health Commission announced on Sunday.

Three cases were domestically transmitted, with two reported in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region and one in Shanghai, the National Health Commission said in its daily report.

A total of 11 new asymptomatic COVID-19 cases were recorded, while 365 asymptomatic patients remain under medical observation. No COVID-19-related deaths were reported on Saturday, and nine patients were discharged from hospitals.

As of Saturday, the total confirmed COVID-19 cases reached 86,431, with 4,634 fatalities.

The total confirmed infections in the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions and the Taiwan region are as follows:

Hong Kong: 5,560 (5,248 recoveries, 108 deaths)

Macao: 46 (46 recoveries)

Taiwan: 611 (546 recoveries, seven deaths)