AN Covid-19 number in Portugal keep going down, although, according to the data, this Monday, the transferability (Rt) has suffered a slight increase, now settling, at national level, at 0.95. All in all, the country stabilized in the green zone of the risk matrix.
This week, seniors aged 80 and over and users of nursing homes and long-term care facilities begin receiving the third dose of the vaccine to boost their immunity against the virus.
About vaccination, World Health Organization reached a favorable position for both the inoculation of the third dose and the co-administration of flu and Covid-19 vaccines, which will facilitate the logistics of the ongoing campaign.
Consult the maps of the evolution of the new coronavirus pandemic in Portugal and in the world.
Follow here BY MINUTE the most recent developments about Covid-19 in Portugal and in the world:
7:55 am – What measures are foreseen in the OE for the Health area?
7:50 am – Not Brazil, 99,657,382 people have already completed the vaccination schedule against Covid-19, which is equivalent to 46.72% of the population, according to data revealed on Monday. 70.1% already have at least one dose.
7:30 am – AN China detected 12 cases of covid-19 in the last 24 hours, all from abroad, announced today as health authorities in the Asian country.
7:10 am – AN Germany reported an additional 4,971 new infections and 88 deaths related to Covid-19. In total, the country has accumulated 94,297 deaths and 4,318,355 infections since the beginning of the pandemic.
7:00 am Bolsonaro irritated by question? Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who is spending a few days on a beach vacation, got angry this Monday when a woman questioned him about the more than 600,000 deaths that covid-19 has already caused in the country. “In which country didn’t people die?”, asked Bolsonaro three times, who, faced with the woman’s lack of response, added visibly upset: “Look, I didn’t come here to annoy myself.”
7:00 am Good Morning! Here we begin the new follow-up to MINUTE on the incidences of the pandemic in the country and in the world. Recall incidents from the day before here.
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