The United Arab Emirates Department of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) reported 1,846 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday.
The total number of cases recorded in the country is 754,911.
New infections were detected after 431,482 tests conducted in the last 24 hours.
MoHAP also announced the death of one from Covid-19 complications during the same period.
The Ministry of Health has conducted 431,482 tests and revealed 1,846 new cases as part of a plan to expand the scope of the tests. #coronavirus, 632 recovery from complications and one death. #TogetherWeRecover
— NCEMA UAE (@NCEMAUAE) December 28, 2021
Therefore, the total number of UAE deaths as a result of the virus has increased to 2,160.
MoHAP also stated that an additional 632 people had fully recovered from the virus and the total number of recovery reached 742,565.
Earlier this week, the ministry approved the emergency use of a new recombinant protein vaccine for Sinopharm CNBG.
The new vaccine will be manufactured and distributed by Hayat Biotech, a joint venture between G42 and Sinopharm CNBG.
It will be open to the public as a booster effect from January 2022.
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