China is investing billions abroad, including in Cambodia. The once picturesque beach town of Sihanoukville is turning into a Chinese tourist magnet with hotels and casinos. Most of the profits are made by Chinese people.
The coronavirus has global tourism firmly in its grip. The situation is particularly dramatic in Asia. The European tourism industry is also becoming increasingly nervous.
With more than 100 more deaths and nearly 5,000 new infections, China's coronavirus shows no signs of peaking. In Cambodia, passengers disembarked from a cruise ship after virus fears kept them from five countries.
Spain has recorded more deaths than any country except Italy, with global fatalities surpassing 20,000. The German parliament has approved a multi-billion euro coronavirus aid package. Follow DW for the latest.
China's Hubei province has registered the highest-ever one-day total of infections and deaths from coronavirus following a change in how it counts cases. Authorities had been optimistic that infections had peaked.
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