UAE conducts over 7.5 million COVID-19 tests to residents and citizens
The UAE is still at the forefront of the world in total medical tests compared to the population. With the population of less than 10 million, the Emirates conducts over 7.5 million COVID-19 tests since the start of pandemic.
Dr. Omar Al Hammadi, official spokesman for the UAE government, further stated that the success achieved by the first line champions from the first day so far resulted in a unique achievement that made the Emirati model an honourable role model while addressing the pandemic.
He added that it has pushed the recovery rate in the country to 90 per cent, while the death rate reached 0.5 per cent, which is the lowest globally.