UAE first country country where COVID-19 tests surpass population
Dr Omar Al Hammadi, Spokesperson for the UAE Government confirmed that the UAE has conducted more than 10 million COVID-19 tests since the start of the pandemic. Making it the first country in the world where the number of coronavirus, COVID-19, tests exceeded the total population.
This week witnessed an increase in the number of recovered cases by 23%, and the number of deaths increased by 73%, compared to last week. Dr Al Hammadi added that olunteers who have taken doses of the vaccine for COVID-19 need to continue to follow precautionary measures in order to preserve their health and the safety of others.