11.Aug .2020 19:14

Georgian Health Ministry purchases 200,000 rapid COVID-19 tests

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Ministry of Health, Labour and Social Affairs of Georgia has purchased 200,000 antigen and antibody tests with the help of the World Bank and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank’s Emergency COVID-19 Response Project.

Health Ministry said 100 000 antibody tests are made by a Chinese company which has a license from the Chinese government and supplies tests to the USA and other European countries. 100 000 antigen tests made by the Korean company.

The Ministry added that the tests are highly accurate. Rapid tests will be distributed to relevant clinics and facilities.