Tag: testing

Air Malta supports calls for COVID-19 testing before flight departure

In a statement, Air Malta explained that this testing is an alternative to quarantine measures and is intended to re-establish global air connectivity.

Trump urges slowdown in COVID-19 testing, calling it a ‘double-edge sword’

U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday told thousands of cheering supporters he had asked U.S. officials to slow down testing for the novel coronavirus, calling it a "double-edged sword" that led to more cases being discovered.

Beijing to expand nucleic acid testing for coronavirus

Beijing should expand the scope of nucleic acid testing for the new coronavirus in and the scope of sampling in the Chinese capital, a city government spokesman said on Sunday.

Gaza resumes coronavirus testing amid shortages

Coronavirus testing has resumed in the Gaza Strip after Israel allowed five testing kits purchased by the World Health Organization (WHO) into the enclave, a Gaza health ministry spokesman said on Monday.

COVID-19 testing to increase for healthcare workers

Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Chris Fearne has posted on his social media accounts that health authorities have increased testing against coronavirus for healthcare staff.

Czech Republic’s coronavirus infections top 3,000

The Czech Republic reported a total of 3,001 cases by the end of Monday, with 23 deaths, while 25 people have recovered.

“The new swabbing centre is not a drop-in clinic”- Prof. Gauci

Health Authorities are addressing a press conference in Ħal Farruġ to give details on the opening of a testing hub against coronavirus. The media is invited to walk through the swab centre.

Teach problem-solving skills not just studies – MUT president

MUT’s President Marco Bonnici has urged that teaching should refocus on problem-solving rather than the amount of content being taught to students.Bonnici believes that...