Watch: Dr Fearne in conference

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health Chris Fearne and Minister for Gozo Clint Camilleri addresses a press conference about COVID-19 preparations in Gozo. https://www.facebook.com/covid19malta/videos/209933210261862/

Covid-19 Updates for 11th May

Here are todays updates regarding the Covid-19 in Malta as per the latest conference by Prof. Charmaine Gauci for today 11th May 2020. New cases in the last 24 hours –...

Coronavirus Malta: 3 new confirmed cases

Superintendent of Public Health Charmaine Gauci has confirmed three new cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus in Malta. Yesterday, five new cases were confirmed. The total number of cases is...

Should Malta get Coronavirus self testing kits?

Tens of thousands of households in England are being asked to take part in a new study to track the spread of COVID-19. The research is aimed at understanding the current rate of infection and...

WHO Reports Highest Single-Day Rise in COVID-19 Cases Since Pandemic Began

More COVID-19 cases have been reported to the World Health Organization (WHO) in the last 24 hours than on any day since the pandemic began, the WHO's Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Wednesday. Nearly 4.8...

Nearly 700 sailors aboard French aircraft Charles de Gaulle tested positive for coronavirus

One third of the nearly 2,000 sailors aboard the French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle turned out to be coronavirus positive. This was announced by the French Ministry of Defense. Of the tests currently underway,...
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COVID-19: IFRC, UNICEF and WHO issue guidance to protect children and support safe school...

The International Federation of the Red Cross (IFRC), UNICEF and the World Health Organization (WHO) today issued new guidance to help protect children and schools from transmission of the COVID-19 virus. The...

Coronavirus, patient died after negative test

Eight patients and 4 health workers at Lavagna Hospital tested positive after a forty-one-year-old man with bilateral coronavirus pneumonia who had previously had a negative diagnosis was treated. In fact, the man had been sent...

Coronavirus Malta: A total of 64 cases

On Wednesday, ten new coronavirus cases were reported, including, for the first time, two patients aged over 70. Of the new cases, Gauci said two are women - 26 and 27-year-olds who went to Germany...

A 21-year-old woman has become the youngest person with no preexisting health conditions to...

A 21-year-old woman in the UK, who had no underlying health complications, has died after contracting the coronavirus. Chloe Middleton died on Saturday, according to Sky News. She is believed to be the UK's youngest...