Ministry of Health reducing media updates of COVID-19 to four times a week

Ministry of Health reducing media updates of COVID-19 to four times a week

The Ministry of Health expects cases to continue under Alert Level 1 where they've routinely appeared at the border in recent returnees. “We expect this to continue to be the case while we remain in Alert Level 1 with managed isolation requirements in place,” said the Ministry of Health. Media...

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1 new case of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

1 new case of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There is 1 new case of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases reported in the community. This one new case arrived in New Zealand on 4 December from the United Kingdom via Hong Kong. They returned positive results of COVID-19 upon arrival, and they...

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Samoa approved for US$25m in grants to fight COVID-19

Samoa approved for US$25m in grants to fight COVID-19

Somoa has been approved for US$25m in grants from the World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today.  The grant will support Samoa's social and economic response and recovery from COVID-19 and in-hopes is set to boost and build resilience to health risks, climate change and natural disasters. Measures to increase...

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0 new cases of COVID-19 reported today

0 new cases of COVID-19 reported today

There are 0 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in New Zealand. There are 3 previously reported cases that have now been classed as recovered from COVID-19. The total number of active COVID-19 cases is now 56.  The total confirmed COVID-19 cases remain at 1,722. This is the number...

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Dr Ashley Bloomfield: no Exemption for Pakistan men’s cricket team

Dr Ashley Bloomfield: no Exemption for Pakistan men’s cricket team

Dr Ashley Bloomfield has said to media today in a written format that the Pakistan men's cricket team will not be allowed to grant an exemption for leaving their hotel, under isolation in Christchurch, for training. The Pakistan men's cricket team will not be able to train in groups while...

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0 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

0 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There are 0 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are 9 previously reported cases that have now been classed as recovered from COVID-19. The total number of active COVID-19 cases is now 61.  The total confirmed COVID-19 cases remain at 1,713. This is the number...

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9 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

9 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There are 9 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases in the community. Of today's new cases, four are active cases and five are reported as historical. The first case arrived into New Zealand on 29 November from the United Kingdom and...

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1 new case of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

1 new case of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There is 1 new case of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases in the community. Of today's new case, they are a member of the Pakistan Cricket group and was one of the three cases that were reported as under investigation yesterday. They are...

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3 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

3 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There are 3 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases in the community. Of today's new cases, the first person arrived on 23 November from Germany via Singapore. They tested positive at routine day 3 testing. Further testing that the Ministry has...

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4 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

4 new cases of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There are 4 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases in the community. Of today's new cases, the first arrived from Ethiopia via Dubai and Kuala Lumpur on 14 November. They tested positive on day 11 on Friday. This case was included...

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