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10:03 SLOVAKIA – Through RT-PCR tests captured on Sunday at Slovakia 649 positive for COVID-19.
They performed 3059 RT-PCR assays. The number of deaths related to the new coronavirus increased by 72. The National Center for Health Information on the website covid-19.nczisk.sk informs about it.
9:48 WORLD – Australia began vaccinating its people against coronavirus on Monday.
The launch of the vaccination campaign was accompanied by protests, and tennis fans expressed dissatisfaction during the Australian Open final on Sunday night local time.
During the week, the country plans to administer 60,000 doses of vaccine to front-line workers, employees of quarantine hotels and clients of retirement homes. They are vaccinated with a vaccine from Pfizer / BioNTech, and later to receive a vaccine from AstraZeneca, which will be manufactured directly in Australia. Opinion polls suggest that up to 80 percent of Australians want to be vaccinated. The government wants to do it by October.
9:45 SLOVAKIA – The positivity rate in Poprad increased by 0.21 percent compared to the previous weekend.
During the weekend, 3,451 people came to be tested in Poprad, of which 30 were positive. The positivity rate is thus at the level of 0.87 percent. As the city’s spokeswoman Jarka Hlaváčová informed the SITA agency, the local government will continue testing in the meantime. According to the COVID vending machine, the Poprad district is in the third level of warning, ie in burgundy color, together with 49 others this week.
9:40 WORLD – In the last 24 hours, there are 2623 confirmed cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus in Hungary.
48 patients died in connection with the COVID-19 disease, the operating staff informed on the website koronavírus.gov.hu on Monday. The number of infected people thus rose to 405,646 and deaths to 14,347. 82,649 are currently infected and 308,650 people have recovered from coronavirus disease. Parliament will decide on Monday to extend the state of emergency.
09:27 SLOVAKIA – In the town of Tisovec in the Rimavskosobot district, 859 inhabitants used the service of sampling points to test for COVID-19. As the city informs on its website, seven tested persons were positive, which represents a positivity of 0.82 percent. Compared to last weekend, when the positivity rate was 1.4 percent, this is a significant decrease.
A total of 11,355 people were tested in Žilina over the weekend. According to city spokesman Vladimír Miškovčík, during the testing they revealed 46 positive cases. The positivity was 0.41 percent.
In Prievidza, 9,841 people came to test at 15 sampling points, 101 of whom had a positive test result. The positivity rate thus reached 1.03 percent. Over the weekend, it was also tested in other cities in the district. In Nováky, 16 people out of 1,963 tested had a positive test. The situation is significantly worse in the spa town of Bojnice, where 1,953 people were tested and 32 of them had a positive test result. The positivity rate thus reached 1.64 percent.
09:02 SLOVAKIA – Minister of Labor Milan Krajniak (We are a family) invites to a discussion on the generally agreed conditions under which to allow public services. He added that the discussion should be at least on the conditions under which to allow people to approach Holy Communion and confession individually, as was the case during the first wave of the pandemic.
He stated this in his profile on the social network. Krajniak argues that in social services facilities, clients and employees are increasingly asking for spiritual service.
8:37 WORLD – The number of confirmed cases of infection with a new type of coronavirus in Ukraine has increased by 3206 in the last 24 hours to a total of 1,307,662. This follows from Monday’s data from the Coronavirus Epidemic Monitoring System of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council. COVID-19, caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, has been affected by 53 people in the country over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of pandemic victims there to 25,156.
08:05 SLOVAKIA – During the weekend, the Trnava self-governing region organized vaccination against COVID-19 in its pilot large-capacity vaccination center at the Secondary Medical School in Trnava.
In cooperation with outpatient staff, 2,330 teachers and critical infrastructure staff under the age of 55 were vaccinated with the first dose. The students of the school helped with the administration and observation of the vaccinated. “We managed to organize and easily manage the vaccination of almost 2,500 people in the pilot center. The aim was to test this model in practice. I can say that we are ready to start vaccination in another ten places depending on the availability of vaccines. Strede and Skalice, where we want to use the capacity of our secondary medical schools, “said the chairman of the region Jozef Viskupič.
07:11 SLOVAKIA – Isolation control with the May 2020 e-quarantine mobile application was an embarrassing attempt to help hygienists. She sent them reports if the infected person left the house, sometimes fake.
After more than half a year, the government remembered that the application could now be used to control tens of thousands of quarantined people at the height of a pandemic. So far, however, it has not eliminated its shortcomings and is starting to develop it again.
The findings of the SME show that even a new minister’s attempt to launch the application will not bring the effective weapon against the spread of coronavirus that epidemiologists and hygienists want.
06:32 WORLD – US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris will commemorate the victims of a coronavirus pandemic in the United States on Monday.
At dusk, they and their partners will be silent for a minute at the White House and light candles, the presidential office said. Biden will make a speech beforehand, she told DPA and AP. The US is expected to reach another sad end in a pandemic on Monday, with the number of COVID-19 deaths in the country exceeding 500,000. In absolute numbers, this is by far the highest number of victims of Sars-CoV-2 coronavirus infection in any country in the world.
6:11 SLOVAKIA – According to the national criteria of the Covid vending machine, the whole of Slovakia is still in the black phase, IV. degree of warning.
Covid slot machine valid from February 22
The black districts in the fourth warning level include Bánovce nad Bebravou, Detva, Dunajská Streda, Galanta, Hlohovec, Ilava, Martin, Nitra, Nové Mesto nad Váhom, Partizánske, Piešťany, Revúca, Rožňava, Šaľa, Snina, Trnava, Žiar nad Hronom, Zlaté Moravce and Zvolen.
Division of districts
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