Covid-19 Monthly Update November – 每月疫情更新2021年11月

Covid-19 Monthly Update November – 每月疫情更新2021年11月

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
I: Latest Covid update In the past week a heavily mutated Covid variant has been identified, rapidly labelled a "variant of concern" by the World Health Organization and named Omicron. Eleven cases of the Omicron variant have been found in the UK so far. It is unclear how big a threat it poses. Health Secretary Sajid Javid said it could be the most infectious variant so far. What we know is Omicron has mutations that theoretically help it to spread more quickly and there is mounting evidence of that happening in South Africa.  The Government's response is to test everyone coming into the UK, isolate all Omicron contacts, ramp up boosting and bring back compulsory face masks in some public places. The government has been focusing on the pressure on…
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WEEKLY UPDATE 10 JULY 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年7月10日

WEEKLY UPDATE 10 JULY 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年7月10日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
Welcome to our weekly update - designed to keep you informed of the latest Covid-19 related news and updates. We hope you’re staying safe and keeping well. Covid-19 statistics update: The number of death registrations involving the coronavirus (COVID-19) decreased from 783 in Week 25 to 606 in Week 26, the lowest number of COVID-19 deaths registered in the last 13 weeks. We estimate that an average of 1 in 3,900 individuals within the community population in England had COVID-19 at any given time between 22 June and 5 July 2020. As of 9am on 9 July, there have been 11,286,921 tests (either processed or sent out) in the UK. Of these, 8,530,470 tests were processed in total. 287,621 people have tested positive for coronavirus As of 5pm on 8…
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