The country — hardest hit by the pandemic in terms of the number of fatalities — has now confirmed a total of 1,283,829 cases, the Baltimore-based school reported.
Three Asians, a man and two women, were killed on Wednesday after the car they were in caught fire as a result of collision that involved 4 cars on Sheikh Zayed Road.
The Office for National Statistics figures tallied all fatalities in which COVID-19 was suspected or mentioned on death certificates up to May 29. The total of 49,989 is higher than the government's latest daily figure of 40,597, which includes only the deaths of patients who tested positive for coronavirus.
The total number of recovered cases of Coronavirus (Covid-19) has reached 13,798 with 1,043 cases fully recovered on Friday after receiving treatment.
Fourteen people were feared dead at a nursing home in western Japan on Saturday as record rainfall triggered massive floods and landslides.
The chief of the World Health Organization (WHO) said that all countries living with COVID-19 will be the new normal in the coming months, as the pandemic had already infected more than 10 million people worldwide, including more than 500,000 deaths.
At least 80 people were killed in eastern India and Bangladesh after a powerful cyclone tore through both countries, a state chief minister said on Thursday.
The resumption of economic activity around the country aims to support the national economy, but this does not mean that precautionary measures will be lifted, says Al Shamsi
The Ministry affirmed its aim to expand the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.