The latest figures from the Ministry of Health show that 862 new cases of coronavirus were discovered yesterday.

The total number of deaths has increased by three to 144.

11,948 tests were carried out in the last 24 hours. 

As of Friday, 76 patients are in standard hospital care (+15), while 10 patients are currently in intensive care (+2). Do note that, as per our explanation on Wednesday, these numbers cannot be directly compared with numbers reported prior to Wednesday 21 October. The effective reproduction rate (Rt_eff) stands at 1.69, up from 1.52.

A reminder: weekend updates focus only on positive cases, number of tests, and number of deaths. Remaining figures will be updated on Monday.

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