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The incidence falls 46 points and Health reports 125 deaths during the weekend
The autonomous communities have notified the Ministry of Health this Monday 25,726 new cases of Covid-19 and 125 deaths during the weekend, without the data from Castilla y León, which has not updated them due to the holiday.
The heat wave leaves two of the three hottest days recorded in Spain in 80 years
August 14 and 13 have been the second and third hottest days recorded in the whole of Spain since 1941 respectively, as reported by the State Meteorological Agency (Aemet), which adds that the heat wave that began on August 11 letthermal records at numerous weather stations.
Who will need a third dose of the coronavirus vaccine
Israel has already begun to inoculate the third dose of the coronavirus vaccine Pfizer. United Kingdom It will also do so from the month of September among the population over 50 years of age and Germany It will do so on the same dates for the population that has not received any doses of the vaccines that use messenger RNA technology (Pfizer and Moderna), for health workers and for the most vulnerable population. United StatesFor its part, it has already administered almost 1.2 million third doses. In Spain, at the moment, there is no consensus.
Àlex Agulló, 32 years old, businessman: «Luxury is personality and that is why it is such a minority»
The connector. His ability to unite talent and relationships make his public relations company one of the most prominent in the industry. From the age of 19 he has worked on large projects with luxury brands, combining art, fashion and ‘hospitality’.
Why was Los Cayos, the city most affected by the earthquake, Haiti’s last chance to raise its head?
In the Keys, the city hardest hit by last Saturday’s earthquake and located on the southwestern coast of Haiti, the memory of another great catastrophe is too recent. It was not the destructive earthquake of 2010, which suffered, above all, Port-au-Prince –The capital of the country– and left 200,000 dead, but Hurricane Matthew whose victims are approaching those of the weekend’s earthquake. It was September 2016 and the tropical storm turned into a hurricane left 877 dead in the poorest country in America and close to a million affected. The earthquake last Saturday, which hit Los Cayos especially, claimed 1,297 lives and 5,700 injured according to the latest balance, although they are still searching under the rubble.
France will also require the Covid passport to access shopping centers in risk areas
France will demand from this Monday the health certificate to enter at least 126 shopping centers of more than 20,000 meters squares of the country, located mainly in regions where there is a high risk of contagion.