17:38 – The Valneva vaccine has shown positive preliminary results and will enter the third phase of clinical trials in the coming days. He announced it British Health Secretary Matt Hancock. The vaccine is manufactured in Livingston, Scotland, and the British government has ordered 100 million doses. The British could get vaccinated early next year.
13:46 – V Iran there have been almost 21,000 confirmed coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours. This is the highest daily figure in four months, and the authorities attribute the sharp growth to the indiscipline of citizens during the celebrations of the Persian New Year. It took place 14 days ago and the Iranians went in the millions to travel to relatives.
11:13 – Daily increase in coronavirus infections in India again exceeded the limit of 100 thousand. There have been 115,736 more cases in the last 24 hours, a record.
10:20 – On Slovakia recorded 1,161 new confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infection and 87 deaths related to it. There are 2639 patients in hospitals with confirmed covid-19, of which 249 in the ICU and 335 in pulmonary ventilation. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 366,894 people have been tested positive and 10,243 people have died. The first dose vaccinated 778,715 and the second 267,438.
10:00 – Due to the coronavirus pandemic, this year’s largest music festival Pohoda is canceled in Slovakia. According to the organizers, its 24th year will take place in 2022.
9:56 – Hungary reports a record number of deaths when 1,933 new confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infection occurred in the country and 311 people died. There are 12,202 patients with covid in the hospitals, 1407 of whom are connected to artificial lung ventilation. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 693,676 people have been tested positive in the country and a total of 22,409 people have died. In a country of ten million, 2,536,751 people have already been vaccinated with the first dose and 1,005,936 people with the second dose.
9:43 – V Germany 9677 new cases of coronavirus infection have increased in the last 24 hours, according to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI). The previous Wednesday, German health authorities reported 17,051 new infections. The number of new cases per 100,000 population in the last seven days has decreased from 123 to 110 compared to the previous day. At the beginning of March, this figure was below 70.
The country, with a population of 83 million, has experienced 2,910,445 infected since the outbreak, of which 77,401 died. The number of victims per day increased by 298.
9:39 – Australia has announced that it will ask the European Union to supply 3.1 million doses of covid-19 vaccine from AstraZeneca. He wants to test an earlier statement from Brussels, which refused to block Canberra’s supplies. According to Brussels, the European bloc is not responsible for AstraZeneca’s inability to meet its obligations to other countries. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the EU had asked Australia to withdraw its export permit applications and did not respond to further vaccine applications.
7:58 – Ukraine recorded on Tuesday the highest daily increase in deaths of patients with covid-19, namely 481. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 35,498 people have died in connection with the infection. Since the beginning of the pandemic, it has registered 1.78 million infected. There were 15,415 new infections per day, 375,230 are currently infected.
7:53 – By the day of yesterday, 27,169 people had died of the covid-19 infection in the Czech Republic. 5709 of them are currently being treated in hospitals.
7:49 – In the Czech Republic, 5522 new confirmed cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus infection were added. The reproduction number is 0.66. This means that 100 infected people will infect an average of 66 more. If the number is below one value for a long time, the infection is considered to subside.
6:21 – V Brazil almost 4,200 coronavirus-infected people died per day. This is the highest daily increase in deaths in the country since the onset of the covid-19 epidemic. At the beginning of March, for the first time, the limit of 2,000 victims per day fell. In March, 65,000 people died of covid in the country, and a total of about 337,000 people died of the disease in the country.
The number of people infected has increased by almost 87,000 in the last day. In the country, the infection has already been confirmed in 13 million people, Brazil with 212 million inhabitants is the second most affected country after the USA. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday to supply a vaccine against covid-19 Sputnik V. Brazil wants to buy ten million doses of the product, which one of the local companies is to participate in the production of.
6:12 – and France on Tuesday, the number of patients in the ICU in 24 hours increased by 196 to 5656, which is the most in almost a year.
6:07 – From today, they can start registering to vaccinate against covid-19 employees working in social services, of which there are about 64,000. After health professionals, teachers and selected employees of critical infrastructure, they are another professional group that will be given priority over vaccination over peers.
Vaccination against covid began in the Czech Republic last December 27. Since then, over 1.8 million doses have been administered. Almost two-thirds of people over the age of 80 and about 44 percent of people in their 70s are vaccinated.
6:01 – Turkey recorded the highest daily number of newly detected cases of SARS-CoV-2 infection on Tuesday, namely 49,584.