DR1 Daily News - Dominican Republic
DR1.com is the leading English news source in the Dominican Republic for over 30 years.
Showing articles from the past 7 days. To read past articles, visit our DR1.com Daily News Forum.
News · Click here for DR1 Travel News
The spread of Covid-19 in the Dominican Republic continues under control. The authorities, nevertheless, are closely monitoring the virus and its variants. The national 4-week positivity rate for the 9 September 2021 Epidemiological Bulletin #540 is at 6.26%, up from the previous day. The 24-hour positivity for the day is 8.51%, up from the day before.
The Ministry of Public Health’s Epidemiology Department Coronavirus Bulletin #540 reports 321 new cases for the Wednesday, 9 September 2021 deadline. The number of reported active Covid-cases detailed in the Covid-19 Bulletin #540 is 5,128, up (+128) from the previous day.
The 321 new cases for bulletin #540 compare to the 7-day nationwide average for confirmed cases that is 223. As has been happening since the start of the pandemic, Greater Santo Domingo concentrates most of the new registered cases.
As per Bulletin #540...