First COVID-19 Reinfection confirmed in Hong Kong

First COVID-19 Reinfection confirmed in Hong Kong

A man in Hong Kong has been confirmed as the first case to become re-infected with COVID-19. The man previously had COVID-19. Hong Kong researchers have sequenced the virus genomes from both of the man’s infections and found significant differences, implying the patient had been infected with two different types...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (25.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (25.08.20)

7 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today.  All are related to the community cluster in Auckland. There are no new imported cases. The total number of active cases in New Zealand is 129, of which 19 are imported cases from managed isolation facilities. There are...

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LIVE: COVID-19 Updates

LIVE: COVID-19 Updates

Live COVID-19 updates as they happen for New Zealand. LIVE UPDATES BELOW:

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Dr Ashley Bloomfield provides COVID-19 update to media (24.08.20)

Dr Ashley Bloomfield provides COVID-19 update to media (24.08.20)

9 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today – eight confirmed cases and one probable case. The number of active cases in New Zealand is 114, of which 18 are imported cases from managed isolation facilities. The total number of active cases in New Zealand is...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (24.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (24.08.20)

9 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today – eight confirmed cases and one probable case. The total number of active cases in New Zealand is 123, of which 19 are imported cases from managed isolation facilities. Today there are 10 people in hospital who have...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (23.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (23.08.20)

The Ministry of Health said there will be no media conferences on Saturday 22 August Sunday 23 August thisquality will still cover what’s most important to New Zealanders during the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest updates are below: 3 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. The...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (22.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (22.08.20)

The Ministry of Health said there will be no media conferences on Saturday 22 August Sunday 23 August. thisquality will still cover what’s most important to New Zealanders during the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest updates are below: 6 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in the community in New...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (20.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (20.08.20)

The Health Minister Chris Hipkins and Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield provided an update on COVID-19 at 1:00 pm today. 5 new total cases. These five new cases are reported from the community. There are no new cases to report in managed isolation. Of the five cases in the...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (19.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (19.08.20)

The Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield provided an update on COVID-19 at 1:00 pm today. There are six new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. One case is an imported case – a woman in her 50s who arrived in New Zealand from Qatar via Sydney...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (18.08.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (18.08.20)

The Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield provided an update on COVID-19 at 1:00 pm today. 13 new total cases. No new cases in managed isolation. Twelve of the 13 new cases are linked to previous cases in the cluster, and one remains under investigation but is believed to be...

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