Hong Kong and Singapore establish a travel “bubble” with strict vaccination conditions
Hong Kong citizens will be able to travel to Singapore through the new travel “bubble” that will be established between the two territories, with the requirement that they have received the coronavirus vaccine two weeks before the trip, a condition that will not apply. in the case of travelers who make the reverse journey.This “bubble”, which has been delayed for months due to the incidence of the pandemic, will be effective as of May 26, thanks to the agreement reached by the authorities, which establishes a daily flight in each direction with capacity for 200 travelers.
Aragon reports 133 positives for COVID-19 and 106 epidemiological discharges in the last 24 hours
The Government of Aragon has notified 133 new cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, no deaths from Covid-19 and 106 epidemiological discharges in the autonomous community, results corresponding to this Sunday, April 25, according to provisional data collected in the web ‘https://datacovid.salud.aragon.es/covid/’.By provinces, in Zaragoza, 113 infections have been reported and 84 recovered; in Huesca, 16 positives and 15 discharges; and in Teruel, three infections and seven people recovered.
Calvo defends “entering a path of certain normality” after May 9
The first vice president of the Government, Carmen Calvo, has defended that the legislation on pandemics allows “to face a difficult situation, but that it has to enter a path of certain normality”, once the state of alarm for Covid-19 ends on May 9.“The pandemic has evolved, we have bought vaccines and progress is being made in immunity. How can we tell Spaniards on the 10th, then, that nothing has happened, that we must continue with curfews and confinements?” has asked in an interview in ‘El Periódico’ this Monday collected by Europa Press.
Germany reports about 12,000 cases of coronavirus and touches the threshold of 3.3 million infections
The German authorities have confirmed this Monday about 12,000 cases of coronavirus during the last day and thus touches the barrier of 3.3 million infections, according to data provided through its website by the Robert Koch Institute.The agency, the government entity in charge of infectious disease control, has indicated that during the last day 11,907 cases and 60 deaths have been reported, which places the totals at 3,299,325 and 81,624, respectively.
Darias receives this Monday in La Rioja a new shipment of Pfizer vaccines
The Minister of Health, Carolina Darias, along with the Minister of Health of La Rioja, Sara Alba, will receive this Monday at the Riofarco pharmaceutical laboratory, located in the municipality of Villamediana de Iregua, a new shipment of Pfizer / BioNTech vaccines against the Covid-19.Previously, the Minister of Health and the Minister of Health will visit a vaccination point against Covid-19 in Logroño
India breaks new record for positives and daily deaths
The Ministry of Health of India has detected in the last 24 hours 352,991 new cases of Covid-19, registering a new record of daily infections, while it has also broken a record of deaths in a single day, and exceeding the 17 million positives detected in the country since the pandemic broke out.
Some 450,000 Madrid residents, affected by the restrictions applied in 16 ZBS
The Community of Madrid borders 16 basic health zones and 3 localities (Guadalix de la Sierra, Manzanares del Real and Moralzarzal, as of tomorrow, Monday, April 26, which affects some 450,000 Madrilenians, who reside in areas with an incidence accumulated over 14 days, more than 500 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Israel reports 38 cases of COVID-19, the lowest number of daily infections in a year
The Israeli health authorities have reported 38 new cases of coronavirus this Sunday, the lowest number of daily infections in a year, while the incidence in the country continues to decline.The country registered on Friday the first day without fatalities from the coronavirus in ten months, confirming the success that its vaccination campaign has had so far.Also, the Israeli Ministry of Health announced this Sunday that the Government is proposing to lift all restrictions on capacity in sports stadiums and cultural surroundings for those who have already received the coronavirus vaccine.
Mexico reaches 214,947 deaths from covid and 2,328,391 contagion cases
The Government of Mexico reported 94 new deaths from covid-19 in the last 24 hours to reach a total of 214,947 deaths, its Ministry of Health (SSa) reported this Sunday.The Mexican health authorities also registered 1,653 new infections in their daily technical report on the incidence of the coronavirus, for a total of 2,328,391 confirmed cases.With these data, Mexico is the third country in the world with the most deaths linked to the pandemic, behind the United States and Brazil, and the fifteenth in number of confirmed infections, according to the US Johns Hopkins University.
The United Kingdom registers 1,700 infections and a dozen deaths in the last hours
The health authorities of the United Kingdom have registered this Sunday around a dozen deaths from coronavirus since Saturday, compared to 30 the previous day, while maintaining its rate of infections stable.According to figures provided by the British Ministry of Health, 11 people have died in the last hours and 1,712 have tested positive.In total, so far 127,428 people have died due to COVID-19 in the European country, which has confirmed 4,404,882 infected since the pandemic began.
El Salvador will receive 500,000 more doses of the Chinese Sinovac vaccine
The president of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele, announced this Sunday that on Monday half a million vaccines against covid-19 from the Chinese laboratory Sinovac arrive in the country.“Tomorrow (Monday) half a million more vaccines against # COVID19 are coming to El Salvador,” the president posted on his Twitter.He indicated that the doses “were acquired by our country from the Sinovac company” and thanked the President of China, Xi Jinping, “for his management” and the help to “be able to acquire them in such a competitive world market.”
Argentina receives 384,000 more vaccines while the occupancy of ICU beds in Buenos Aires worries
A batch with 384,000 vaccines against the coronavirus from the Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinopharm has landed this Sunday in Argentina in the framework of the so-called ‘Operation Beijing’, with which the Government expects a million immunizers, while the occupation of ICU beds in the Buenos Aires public hospitals is critical.On Monday and Wednesday, another two shipments with inoculations from China will arrive in the national territory that will complete this million doses, which as explained by the Ministry of Health will be used to complete the vaccination schedules already started, reports Télam.
Brazil exceeds 390,000 deaths and April is already the deadliest month of the pandemic
Brazil added 1,305 new deaths from the coronavirus this Sunday and exceeded 390,000 deaths from the pathogen, in what is already the deadliest month of the pandemic since the record of the first death in the country, on March 12, 2020, reported the Government.The Latin American giant, one of the nations hardest hit by the health crisis, thus accumulates a total of 390,797 deaths related to covid-19, according to the most recent bulletin released today by the Ministry of Health.In the last 24 hours, the country also confirmed 32,572 new infections, bringing the total number of infected to 14,340,787, despite the fact that the figures could be higher due to the reduction of the personnel responsible for collecting the data on weekends , which only finish being consolidated on Tuesdays.
George is Digismak’s reported cum editor with 13 years of experience in Journalism