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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China pushes for QR health certificates for travel tracking amid COVID-19 Pandemic

China pushes for QR health certificates for travel tracking amid COVID-19 Pandemic

China is pushing for a global ‘travel tracking' system that will bring travel back to the world amid the COVID-19 Pandemic. Chinese President Xi Jinping has in recent times been pushing for a tracking system that tracks travel, following the mandate of a wide-spread QR code system of tracking earlier...

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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 arrived from Jordan via Dubai on 26 November and they are now at Auckland's quarantine facility. One of the cases today is being added...

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Dr Ashley Bloomfield: Breaches of managed isolation are taken seriously

Dr Ashley Bloomfield: Breaches of managed isolation are taken seriously

The Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield says any breaches of COVID-19 managed isolation facility rules is taken very seriously after six Pakistan men’s cricket team members tested positive for COVID-19.  “It is a privilege to come to New Zealand to play sport, but in return, teams must stick to...

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