Over 196.6 million PCR tests have been carried out in the country so far
The United Arab Emirates’ Ministry of Health and Prevention reported 241 cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus on Thursday, along with 247 recoveries and no deaths.
More than 196.6 million PCR tests have been carried out in the country so far.
The total number of active cases stands at 18,525.
The new cases were detected through 26,558 tests.
The United States will extend in January the Covid-19 pandemic public health emergency status, allowing millions of Americans to continue receiving free tests, vaccines and treatment until at least April of next year, a Biden administration official said recently. .
The possibility of a winter surge covid case and the need for more time to move from a public health emergency to a private market are two factors that contributed to the decision, the official said.
The public health emergency was initially declared in January 2020, when the coronavirus pandemic began and has been renewed quarterly since. But the government began signaling in August that it planned to let it expire in January.
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