Aerial photo taken on Feb. 14, 2020 shows medical workers transfering medical facilities at the construction site of the Jiangjunshan Hospital in Guiyang, southwest China's Guizhou Province. (Xinhua/Yang Wenbin)
BEIJING, Feb. 16 (Xinhua) -- China's daily new confirmed cases of the coronavirus disease outside Hubei, the epicenter province in the outbreak, have been dropping for 12 consecutive days, according to the National Health Commission Sunday.
A total of 166 new confirmed cases were reported on Saturday outside Hubei, the commission said.
The commission received reports of 2,009 new confirmed cases on Saturday from 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps, including 1,843 in Hubei. ■