COVID Daily Summary

Malta has 8 new cases. This brings the total to 38.

1,640 people have been tested so far, says Newsbook.

A ward in Mater Dei has been closed after a patient was among the new cases, says the Times.

Students in their final year of medical school have been called by the health authorities to work at Mater Dei Hospital.

Economy Minister Silvio Schembri said that if any foreigners lose their jobs, they would have to return home or risk deportation, reports MaltaToday.

There were conflicting reports about whether the prayer room and a departure gate at Malta International Airport were fumigated or not after a passenger fell ill, according to MaltaToday.