In China, at least 361 people have died. Meanwhile, the first death outside of the country has been reported in the Philippines.
The disease has now spread to Australia, Cambodia, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Nepal, The Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, the UAE, UK, US and Vietnam,
Following the outbreak, many major cruise lines made the decision to cancel trips destined for mainland China
Royal Caribbean cancelled its January 27 sailing on cruise ship the Spectrum of the Seas, scheduled to depart from Shanghai.