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In a statement, the MoHAP affirmed its aim to expand the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
As part of its intensified testing campaign, MoHAP detected 513 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of cases in the UAE to 41,499. According to the Ministry, the infected individuals are from various nationalities, are in a stable condition and receiving the necessary care.
MoHAP also announced one death as a result of COVID-19 complications. The total number of deaths in the country has reached 287, it added.
The Ministry expressed its sincere condolences to the families of the deceased and wished current COVID-19 patients a speedy and full recovery.
MoHAP also noted an additional 712 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 25,949.
It called on the public to cooperate with health authorities and adhere to social distancing protocols and preventative measures to ensure the health and safety of all.
The test will be done on fully automated and highly sophisticated system using the Electro-chemiluminescence immunoassay (ECLIA) method that uses plasma, or serum samples.
Professor Dr Nashwa Bahaa El-Din, Pediatrician at VPS Healthcare’s Burjeel Hospital, said she is extremely happy that the child has recovered in a short time.
During these distraught times, Elenora Borisova has been playing music composed by her as a tribute to healthcare workers fighting the pandemic and to raise the spirits of the patients at the hospital.
“China will continue to firmly support the GCC countries in maintaining their own security... and build a collective security framework for the Gulf,” Xi said at the start of the China-GCC summit.
The Ferjan Dubai team comprises 281 primary and affiliate members who have completed over 15,000 hours of volunteer service since the initiative’s launch. Ferjan Dubai has also entered into 15 agreements with private and public sector companies in Dubai to enhance its community activities.
The lowest temperature of 10˚C was recorded in Jebel Jais in Ras Al Khaimah at midnight and 7am on Friday, while the highest temperature of 31.6˚C was recorded on the same day in Kalba in Sharjah at 11am UAE local time.