UAE reports COVID-19 infections and recoveries reach new levels
By Qu Xiangyu
People's Daily app


A parking lot attendant walks through a typically full parking lot now largely empty over people staying home due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 16, 2020. For most people, the new coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms. For some it can cause more severe illness. (Photo: AP)

Cairo (People’s Daily) - United Arab Emirates (UAE) health officials confirmed 370 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, bringing the nationwide total to 3,360. 

Patient recoveries increased by 150 bringing the total to 418. 

The death toll increased by two on Thursday, bringing the nationwide total to 16.

The increase in confirmed cases and patient recoveries both set new daily records.