The city of Wuhan, where the COVID-19 outbreak started, will remain locked down until April 8, officials said.
The global lockdowns put in place to combat the coronavirus have also been dramatically reducing pollution and greenhouse gas emissions.
The Communist Party's top disciplinary body also said a “solemn apology” had been issued to Li’s family.
Trump, meanwhile, denounced criticism of his response to the threat as a “hoax” cooked up by his political enemies.
The Fox News host used his prime time show to condemn “wokeness” for the spread of COVID-19.
"When we got to Starbucks, the employees would not let us come in. While we waited for our lattes, [they] took our temperatures and recorded our information."
Liu Zhiming had mobilized all the hospital's resources to deal with thousands of sick people. He's at least the seventh health worker to die of the disease.
The patient was an 80-year-old Chinese tourist who authorities say was initially turned away from two French hospitals when he first fell ill.
The National Health Commission on Wednesday said 2,015 new cases had been reported over the last 24 hours, declining for a second day.
The coronavirus has killed more than 1,000 people across the globe but there are many reasons why it is spreading so fast.
The World Health Organization has designated the virus "Covid-19."
The new virus outbreak has killed at least 811 people in mainland China.
Dr. Li Wenliang warned authorities of the new virus, but was reprimanded. Now he's the face of simmering anger at the ruling Communist Party.
Police forced the doctor to sign a statement claiming he was spreading falsehoods about the coronavirus, which later took his life.
Dr. Li Wenliang was reprimanded by police for "spreading rumors" about the deadly virus, which he contracted himself.
The semiautonomous territory reported its first coronavirus death this week.
“We have launched a people’s war of prevention of the epidemic," President Xi Jinping said.
Construction crews worked around the clock to build the 1,000-bed hospital in Wuhan, the central city where the outbreak was first detected in December.
A man who traveled to the Philippines from Wuhan died on Saturday, the Philippines Department of Health confirmed.
The virus’ rapid spread in two months prompted the World Health Organization to declare it a global emergency.