New Zealand PM tests positive for Covid-19, to work ‘via Zoom’

New Zealand PM tests positive for Covid-19, to work ‘via Zoom’
New Zealand PM tests positive for Covid-19, to work ‘via Zoom’

Hello and welcome to the details of New Zealand PM tests positive for Covid-19, to work ‘via Zoom’ and now with the details

Nevin Al Sukari - Sana'a - New Zealand Prime Minister Chris Hipkins has tested positive for Covid-19 and will work remotely while isolating, his office said today, two weeks out from a general election. — Reuters pic

SYDNEY, Oct 1 — New Zealand Prime Minister Chris Hipkins has tested positive for Covid-19 and will work remotely while isolating, his office said today, two weeks out from a general election.

Hipkins has cold and flu symptoms that began yesterday and would isolate for five days or until he returned a negative test, the prime minister’s office said in a statement.

“He will continue with engagements he can undertake via Zoom,” the statement said.

The positive test will keep Hipkins temporarily on the campaign sidelines ahead of the October 14 general election, as his struggling incumbent Labour party seeks to win another term in office.

Hipkins today was due attend a Samoan church service in Auckland, but a spokesperon said Deputy Prime Minister Carmel Sepuloni would attend in his place.

The prime minister’s office said further updates on his schedule “will be provided in due course”.

The government lifted all remaining Covid-19 requirements in August, but health authorities still recommend that people stay home for five days if feeling unwell or if they have tested positive to Covid-19. — Reuters

These were the details of the news New Zealand PM tests positive for Covid-19, to work ‘via Zoom’ for this day. We hope that we have succeeded by giving you the full details and information. To follow all our news, you can subscribe to the alerts system or to one of our different systems to provide you with all that is new.

It is also worth noting that the original news has been published and is available at Malay Mail and the editorial team at AlKhaleej Today has confirmed it and it has been modified, and it may have been completely transferred or quoted from it and you can read and follow this news from its main source.

NEXT Italy foreign minister urges ‘immediate ceasefire’ in Gaza

Author Information

I am Joshua Kelly and I focus on breaking news stories and ensuring we (“Al-KhaleejToday.NET”) offer timely reporting on some of the most recent stories released through market wires about “Services” sector. I have formerly spent over 3 years as a trader in U.S. Stock Market and is now semi-stepped down. I work on a full time basis for Al-KhaleejToday.NET specializing in quicker moving active shares with a short term view on investment opportunities and trends. Address: 838 Emily Drive Hampton, SC 29924, USA Phone: (+1) 803-887-5567 Email: [email protected]