More than 30% of people living in Belarus have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, Healthcare Minister Dmitry Pinevich told reporters, BelTA has learned.
The first dose of the vaccine has already been administered to 3.12 million people. “As to healthcare and education specialists, social workers and those who come in contact with many people, the vaccination rate in these population groups is 70-80%,” Dmitry Pinevich said.
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In January-September 2021 Belarus' export of merchandise and services rose by 32.3% year-on-year up to $34.919 billion, BelTA learned from the website of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB).
The number of new COVID-19 cases is growing at a slightly slower rate in Belarus, BelTA learned from the Healthcare Ministry.
“In almost all regions, the epidemiological situation allows for the gradual return of some hospital departments to the regular mode of operation. All national research centers and some hospitals in regions and in Minsk continue providing the full range of routine medical care,” the ministry noted.
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